Sr. Cloud Engineer

  • Location:

    St. Louis, Missouri

  • Sector:

    Database Development & Administration

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    Up to US$90 per hour

  • Contact:

    Suzanne Bowers

  • Contact email:


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  • Published:

    6 days ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

  • Expiry date:


  • Startdate:

    As soon as possible

  • Consultant:

    Suzanne Bowers


  • Serve as a Cloud technology subject matter expert for internal and external stakeholders and provide direction for all firm mandated controls and compliance initiatives, all projects within the group and in creating a technology domain roadmap
  • Architect and develop distributed systems
  • Define and develop necessary system enhancements to deploy new products and process enhancements
  • Design and implement foundational infrastructure components used by every engineering team in production (e.g. dynamic configuration, secrets storage, container orchestration, etc.)
  • Write high quality, well tested code to meet the needs of your customers (Java, Python, C++ or Ruby)
  • Apply modern SDLC tools, branching strategies, and develop and apply CI/CD practices
  • Understand information modeling, data structures and algorithms
  • Understand maintenance characteristics, runtime properties and dependencies that exist in support of your system's software. These dependencies will include but not limited to hardware, platform, operating system, performance, and load requirements, as well as contingencies with upstream and downstream systems
  • Provide technical structure to teams and work closely with management and stakeholders to define strategic roadmaps
  • Manage individual projects priorities, deadlines, and deliverables with your technical expertise
  • Mentor and train other team members on design techniques and coding standards
  • Impact the engineering function by influencing decisions through advice, counsel or facilitating services
  • Recommend product customization for system integration
  • Identify problem causality, business impact and root causes
  • Exhibit knowledge of how own specialty area contributes to the business and apply knowledge of competitors, products, and services
  • Appropriately assess risk when business decisions are made, demonstrating particular consideration for the firm's reputation and safeguarding Citigroup, its clients and assets, by driving compliance with applicable laws, rules and regulations, adhering to Policy, applying sound ethical judgment regarding personal behavior, conduct and business practices, and escalating, managing and reporting control issues with transparency.


  • 5+ years of relevant experience in a Software Engineering role
  • Experience working in a distributed, cloud-based environment using Azure/AWS/GCP
  • You have a "can do" attitude. Our teams create high-quality work on quick timelines. Owning a problem doesn't scare you, but rather empowers you to take 100% responsibility for achieving our mission.
  • You've experienced architecting and developing solutions to ambiguous problems with significant impact
  • Comprehensive knowledge of design metrics, analytics tools, benchmarking activities, and related reporting to identify best practices
  • Experience developing and scaling JAVA REST services, using frameworks such as Spring
  • Experience with Infrastructure as Code (IaC) practices and frameworks
  • Familiarity with devops and SRE practices
  • Familiarity with Domain Driven Design and Event Driven Architecture
  • Experience in modern microservices architectures and deployments
  • Experience working with relational/NoSQL databases
  • Demonstrated analytic/diagnostic skills
  • Ability to work in a matrix environment and partner with virtual teams
  • Ability to work independently, multi-task, and take ownership of various parts of a project or initiative
  • Ability to work under pressure and manage to tight deadlines or unexpected changes in expectations or requirements
  • Proven track record of operational process changes and improvement


Must have

EnglishNative or bilingual proficiency


Oscar Associates Limited (US) is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.