Ellucian CloudOps Engineer in Bangalore, India


Posting Title:

CloudOps Engineer


Product Team

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Role Description:

  • 4+ years of experience with enterprise scale Linux administration

  • 2+ years of hands-on operational experience with Amazon Web Services (AWS).

  • Solid knowledge of AWS platform and its services - including but not limited to: AMIs, Route53, VPC, EC2, S3, EBS, ELB, SQS, Cloud Watch

  • Hands on experience in AWS provisioning of systems, securing of VPC, implementation of Security Groups, Identity and Access Management, Backups, Restore and Disaster Recovery

  • Automation and configuration management using Ansible, Terraform and Packer (Puppet or Chef experience welcome)

  • CLI and API scripting (Bash/Shell, Python, javascript)

  • System health monitoring and optimizing performance (CloudWatch, SolarWinds, Nagios, SumoLogic, Splunk)

  • Administration of web servers running Apache, Tomcat, IIS, Nginx

  • Networking including DNS, certificate management, load balancing, firewalls and routing.

  • Exceptional problem solving

  • Enterprise scale cloud environment delivering PaaS and/or SaaS solutions

  • ITIL Knowledge (Incident, Change and Problem Management) and tools (Service Now)

  • Manage multiple projects simultaneously and able to adapt to changing business needs

  • Be the subject matter expert for assigned specializations. Publish, improve and maintain technical documentation along with processes and procedures.

  • Work well with cross functional global and remote teams

  • Worked in an operational support role with after hours on call responsibilities

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Cloud Ops

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Bachelor's degree in computer engineering or related field

AWS Certification preferred

ITIL Foundation Certification preferred

Multi-region, multi-tenant SaaS/PaaS environment

Company Information:

Ellucian is the world’s leading provider of software, services and insight to higher education. Ellucian helps the higher education community—students, faculty, and staff—achieve their goals more efficiently, effectively, and with reduced risk. Ellucian’s comprehensive suite of software solutions includes student information systems (SIS), finance and HR systems, recruiting and retention systems, among other offerings. With more than 1,500 institutions subscribing to Ellucian’s cloud services and SaaS offerings, the company is one of the largest providers of cloud-based solutions. Ellucian also supports the higher education community with a range of professional services, such as application software implementation, training, education, and management consulting. More than 2,400 institutions in 40 countries rely on Ellucian to help enable the mission of higher education.

Functional Area:

RD Cloud Ops

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We’re inclusive

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment at Ellucian without regard to race; creed; color; religion; national origin; sex; age; disability; sexual orientation; gender identity or expression; genetic predisposition or carrier status; veteran, marital, or citizenship status; or any other status protected by law.