Additional Information: Experis, a division of ManpowerGroup is seeking a Technical Computing Platform Analyst for 12 months++ contract in Spring, Texas.
Job Summary: The Upstream IT organization is looking for an experienced Azure platform engineer (NOT A DEVELOPER) to help design, build, pilot, and deliver production ready cloud service and on premises compute platforms for Upstream Geoscience and Engineering applications. Primary Job Functions: • Development and delivery of cloud and on-prem platform solutions • Maintain overall operational reliability through managing incidents or working with customers • Automating delivery and support activities to reduce the need for on-going support • Identifying and implementing opportunities and solutions to enhance customer experience • Determining Security and Controls requirements, including responding to penetration and vulnerability testing concerns
Job Requirements: • Strong Windows Operating System, automation, and deployment knowledge • 5 years + of windows hosting/desktop engineering experience • IaaS, IaaS+ and PaaS experience, specifically in the Azure environment but including AWS or Google. • Good foundation in network knowledge around VPN, authentication, tunneling, ACL, and DNS • Cloud Expert (Azure required) with added programing/scripting/configuration and software defined infrastructure as required skills.
Preferred Knowledge/Skills/Abilities: • Self-initiative and self-motivation • Good written and oral communication skills; ability to discuss technical issues with all levels of personnel globally • Flexibility in schedule for working with a global team • Strong problem solving and analytical skills with a diversified skill set and good decision making • Strong work ethic, interpersonal and team-building orientations • Adaptability to time pressures & changing priorities • Outstanding customer service skills Required skills • IaaS, IaaS+ and PaaS experience, specifically in the Azure environment but including AWS or Google.