Public Consulting Group

Cloud Engineer II

Job Locations US
Posted Date 3 weeks ago(11/18/2022 10:30 AM)
Job ID
# of Openings
Information Technology
Regular Full-Time
Practice Area
Corporate ITS


About Public Consulting Group

Public Consulting Group LLC (PCG) is a leading public sector solutions implementation and operations improvement firm that partners with health, education, technology, and human services agencies to improve lives. Founded in 1986 and headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts, PCG employs approximately 2,000 professionals worldwide—all committed to delivering solutions that change lives for the better. The firm has extensive experience in all 50 states, Canada, and a growing practice in Europe. PCG offers clients a multidisciplinary approach to meet challenges, pursue opportunities, and serve constituents across the public sector. To learn more, visit



• Self-motivated professional with around 4 years of experience in IT industry with major focus in cloud computing infrastructure
• Implement AWS Cloud platform services which includes EC2, VPC, EBS, AMI, SNS, RDS, EBS, Cloud Watch, Cloud Trail, Cloud Formation AWS Config, Autos calling, Cloud Front, IAM, S3, R53
• Implement Azure Cloud platform services which includes VM, VNET, Storage, VM Image, SQL Managed Instance, Monitor, ARM, FrontDoor, NSG, Azure Policies, Backup
• Use GIT and automation tools like Jenkins, Azure DevOps, Terraform, Ansible, etc. to implement and manage End-to-End Automation
• Manage multiple cloud accounts and performing audit functionality
• Assist in identifying and organizing requirements and producing specifications
• Build prototypes, products, and systems suitable for testing and sets up and runs lab simulations
• Familiarity with container managed services like AWS Elastic Kubernetes Service (EKS) or Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
• Share expertise throughout the organization and may provide user training for products
• Evaluate engineering approaches and risks to produce development plans that ensure high-quality, low-cost solutions and systems
• Identify and keep abreast of novel technical concepts and markets
• Author and update technical documentation, runbooks, ops guides, and presentations when needed
• Participate in relevant project technical reviews and audits
• Participate in process design and tool selection ensuring compliance with HIPAA, SOC II, and information security policy and procedures
• Review, mentor and coach, while defining and promoting use of standards, best practices and lessons learned
• Optimizing monolithic applications to a microservices and component based architectures
• Work with end users, product analysts, and developers to understand features and technical implementations
• Adhere to all standards of confidentiality and security
• Maintain a broad knowledge of state-of-the-art computer technology, equipment, and systems; participates in professional development activities as appropriate
• Assist with the implementation and optimization of server monitoring tools to maintain visibility on capacity, security, availability, continuity, and usage/speed metrics that fall outside optimal parameters
• Provide 2nd and 3rd level support for infrastructure systems in a 7x24 environment
• Liaise with 3rd party suppliers and other IT professionals for incident and problem resolution
• Participate in ongoing operational support planning and optimization activities




• Demonstrable programming language experience in some combination of Python, Shell/PowerShell, or Expect scripting
• Experience with AWS/Azure compute, storage, backup, monitoring, operational services
• Strong knowledge in working with Windows and Linux operating systems
• Strong experience in building and configuring infrastructure and application monitoring tools
• Web services and APIs and in RESTful
• Design, architecture, operating and development documentation
• User management, security, and identity management
• Security and Compliance experience with SOC2, HIPPA and information security policies and procedures
• Understanding of business strategy
• Process implementation and improvement
• General knowledge of networking fundamentals and components (load balancers, SSL tunnels, TCP/IP, DNS, firewalls) including experience with managing load balanced, high volume, highly available environments
• Experience managing multiple cloud accounts


Education: Bachelor’s (or equivalent industrial experiences) degree in Computer Science or equivalent engineering discipline

Experience: 3+ years of experience in public cloud (AWS/Azure) implementation, and support
3+ years of experience configuring and deploying Windows and Linux based infrastructure and operating systems, including day-to-day system administration experience
2+ years working with Infrastructure-as-Code (IaC) tools such as Terraform, CloudFormation, Azure Resource Manager and configuration management tools including Ansible, Chef, Puppet
2+ years of experience in building and configuring monitoring tools such as AWS CloudWatch, Azure Monitor/App Insights/Log Analytics, Splunk, New Relic, Dynatrace, Datadog
2+years of experience in at least one (preferably more) of the following languages: Python, PowerShell, Shell


Azure and AWS Associate and Professional level
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL) v.3





EEO Statement

Public Consulting Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer dedicated to celebrating diversity and intentionally creating a culture of inclusion. We believe that we work best when our employees feel empowered and accepted, and that starts by honoring each of our unique life experiences. At PCG, all aspects of employment regarding recruitment, hiring, training, promotion, compensation, benefits, transfers, layoffs, return from layoff, company-sponsored training, education, and social and recreational programs are based on merit, business needs, job requirements, and individual qualifications. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion or belief, national, social, or ethnic origin, sex, gender identity and/or expression, age, physical, mental, or sensory disability, sexual orientation, marital, civil union, or domestic partnership status, past or present military service, citizenship status, family medical history or genetic information, family or parental status, or any other status protected under federal, state, or local law. PCG will not tolerate discrimination or harassment based on any of these characteristics. PCG believes in health, equality, and prosperity for everyone so we can succeed in changing the ways the public sector, including health, education, technology and human services industries, work.


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