FirsTech's Cloud Engineer is responsible for developing and maximizing the use of cloud technologies to deliver our next generation products. Equally as important, this role will be the vital lead in the modernization of our legacy products to scalable cloud-based solutions. Our Cloud Engineer will be the key to defining and executing our cloud adoption strategy. While a technical expert on both cloud and on-premises infrastructure systems, we will look this this role to lead through innovation!
WHAT YOU'LL BRING
Minimum 5+ years of relevant engineering experience in architecting, designing, building, and implementation of cloud-based solutions - preferably in Microsoft Azure. (web, application, and database components)
Expertise in moving on-premise workloads into PaaS based cloud solutions via the analysis, identification of blockers that prevent application efficiency in the cloud, and solutioning/implementation of remediation(s) to ensure the application performs properly in the cloud.
Advanced to expert level knowledge on enterprise infrastructure solutions such as Active Directory, IIS, Windows OS, Linux, open source databases and on-premise hosting platforms (i.e. Nutanix, storage, databases, and networking)
Experience in defining and communicating solution options while considering risks, costs, impacts, and business objectives.
Advanced to expert level knowledge of scripting languages (i.e. Powershell)
Intermediate to advanced knowledge of containerization, Infrastructure as Code (IaC)/configuration management systems (i.e. Terraform)
Architect, design, build, implement, and deliver scalable public cloud solutions with a focus on mapping across IaaS and PaaS.
Design cloud solutions to meet technical, security, and business needs.
Execute on implementation plans to deploy and move workloads to cloud infrastructure.
Provide guidance to software engineers on the proper use of cloud technologies for code refactorization and application modernization.
Partner with the FirsTech Automation Engineer to develop and leverage automation where possible to achieve reliable and repeatable processes ensuring efficiency in FirsTech's environments.
Engage with internal and external security teams to meet all applicable security and regulatory requirements.
Design post-implementation maintenance strategies, processes, and procedures so that the cloud environment can be maintained by the operations and infrastructure teams.
Maintain documentation for the purposes of business continuity, supportability, and regulatory compliance.
Partner with other members of the Infrastructure team to ensure on-going support of the existing on-premise environment and identify opportunities to leverage the cloud to improve reliability, resiliency, and system performance.
Collaborate with the software engineering team to design best practice cloud solutions that meets product, engineering, and business objectives.
Engage in continual evaluation of external technologies to find opportunities to gain or introduce a competitive advantage into our processes.
EDUCATION & TRAINING
Bachelor of Science in Computer Science or equivalent experience
Cloud Professional Exam Certificate(s) (i.e. Azure Solutions Architect Expert)
Preferred certification(s) for on-premise technologies (i.e. MCSE, CCNA)
Requires knowledge of Microsoft Office
*Open to hiring within our full corporate footprint - IL, IN, FL, MO.
Busey believes that diversity and inclusion among our teammates is critical to our success as a company, and we seek to recruit, develop and retain the most talented people from a diverse candidate pool.
Equal Opportunity Employment is a priority for Busey and all qualified applicants will receive consideration regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, genetic information, sex (including pregnancy), age, sexual orientation, gender (including gender identity and expression), marital status, military status, veterans status, citizenship status, disability, order of protection or any other characteristic protected by applicable law or other non-merit based factors.
As of June 30, 2019, First Busey Corporation (Nasdaq: BUSE) was a $9.61 billion financial holding company headquartered in Champaign, Illinois.
Busey Bank, a wholly-owned bank subsidiary with total assets of $7.66 billion as of June 30, 2019, is headquartered in Champaign, Illinois and has 44 banking centers serving Illinois, 13 banking centers in the St. Louis, Missouri metropolitan area, five banking centers serving southwest Florida and a banking center in Indianapolis, Indiana. Through the Busey Wealth Management division, the Company provides asset management, investment and fiduciary services to individuals, businesses and foundations. As of June 30, 2019, assets under care were approximately $7.47 billion. Busey Bank owns a retail payment processing subsidiary, FirsTech, Inc., which processes approximately 28 million transactions per year using online bill payment, lockbox processing and walk-in payments at its 4,000 agent locations in 43 states. More information about FirsTech, Inc. can be found at firstechpayments.com.
Busey Bank was named among Forbes' 2019 Best-In-State Banks—one of five in Illinois and 173 from across the country, equivalent to 2.8% of all banks. ...Best-In-State Banks are awarded for exceptional customer experiences as determined by a survey sample of 25,000+ banking customers who rated banks on trust, terms and conditions, branch services, digital services and financial advice.
TheBANK of Edwardsville, a wholly-owned bank subsidiary of the Company with total assets of $1.95 billion as of June 30, 2019, is headquartered in Edwardsville, Illinois and has 19 banking centers. Through TheBANK of Edwardsville Wealth Management division, the Company provides asset management, investment and fiduciary services to individuals, businesses and foundations. As of June 30, 2019, assets under care were approximately $1.50 billion.
For more information about us, visit busey.com and 4thebank.com.