Senior Cloud Engineer

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Date: Feb 13, 2019

Location: Brampton, ON, CA, L6T 0C1

At Rogers, we connect Canadians to a world of possibilities and the memorable moments that matter most in their lives. Every day we wake up with one purpose in mind. To bring loved ones together from across the globe. To connect people to each other and the world around them. To help an entrepreneur realize her dream. A sports fan celebrate a special moment.

Because we believe connections unite us, possibilities fuels us, and moments define us.


Rogers is seeking Sr. Cloud Engineer (CE) to be accountable for developing Cloud engineering solutions and technical design specifications for large scale and complex technology projects.  Reporting to the Director- Cloud Engineering, at the Rogers Park Brampton campus, the Engineer (CE) owns all solution design and build deliverables for the complete technology stack that supports the client's applications and business processes. The CE follows recommended patterns, enterprise standards, and architectural requirements to design and implement solutions in coordination with application and technology delivery groups.


What you will be doing…

  • The primary responsibility is to research, design and implement advanced cloud solutions.
  • Analyze requirements and create designs for both private and public cloud infrastructure and platform services.
  • Assist engineering leadership analyzing private, public, hybrid, Pass, IaaS, SaaS options and defining a multiyear platform deployment plans.
  • Collaborate with application development teams to gather functional and non-functional requirements for a specific project, and articulate how the solution addresses those requirements.
  • Document all configuration, management and optimization changes to the cloud environment. 
  • Ensure cloud engineered solutions conform to Rogers' cloud patterns, reference architectures, principles and methodologies.
  • Develop evaluation criteria and make recommendations for the selection of the software and hardware components of the solution.
  • Develop detailed deployment specifications for cloud resources, management platforms and operational tools necessary to ensure target SLAs either met or exceeded.
  • Guide, support and oversee the implementation of documented solutions into operational platforms by delivery and operational teams.
  • Identify project risks and participate in defining risk mitigation and control activities.
  • Incorporate security requirements into the design, understand and comply with Rogers' cyber security standards and policies.


What you have…

  • Post-Secondary education required.
  • Certification, experience and/or training related to Cloud & Service Delivery Frameworks (TOGAF, Microsoft, Amazon, eTOM, ITIL, etc.).
  • Deep knowledge of infrastructure and platform services on at least one major cloud platform (Azure and/or AWS).
  • Experience designing, building and supporting Azure VNets and AWS VPC structures.
  • 3+ years of experience as cloud professional (Architect, Associate, Developer) or comparable role, demonstrating applied architectural experience, both conceptual and logical in implementing complex technology environments.
  • Knowledge with containers, microservices patterns and API gateways.
  • Cloud networking patterns and services, such as load balancing, overlay networking, VPN and multi-datacenter networking. 
  • 5+ years prior experience in a senior technical role, demonstrating the technical design and practical implementation of complex infrastructure solutions in an enterprise environment; Telecom sector experience is an asset.
  • 8+ years of experience with the design and implementation of a broad range of infrastructure solutions – server/compute platforms, high availability and disaster recovery design, n-tier infrastructure, security integration, database platforms, storage infrastructure, IT service management.
  • Experience establishing a strategy for and implementing cloud enterprise solutions in Microsoft Azure and/or AWS
  • Good knowledge of DevOps tooling and principles, including infrastructure as code and continuous integration, release and deployment patterns and practices.
  • Experience with technology product evaluation, selection, acquisition and deployment processes.
  • Experience with calculating the total cost of ownership of an infrastructure solution.
  • Experience with the preparation of technical design, implementation, system administration and operational documentation. 
  • Experience in designing, deploying and supporting high availability (multi-zone and multi-region architectures). 
  • Experience designing and building AWS VPC structures and Azure VNets 
  • Familiarity with continuous deployment methodology and common DevOps tools such as Git, Jenkins, and configuration tools such as Chef, Puppet and Ansible 
  • Experience with Azure Resource Manager (ARM) and AWS Code* template tools is a plus
Schedule: Full time
Shift: Day
Length of Contract: Not Applicable (Regular Position)
Work Location: 8200 Dixie Road (101), Brampton, ON 
Travel Requirements: Up to 10%
Posting Category/Function: Technology & Information Technology
Requisition ID: 143081
Together, we'll make more possible, and these six shared values guide and define our work:
  1. Our people are at the heart of our success
  2. Our customers come first. They inspire everything we do
  3. We do what’s right, each and every day
  4. We believe in the power of new ideas
  5. We work as one team, with one vision
  6. We give back to our communities and protect our environment

What makes us different makes us stronger. Rogers has a strong commitment to diversity and inclusion. Everyone who applies for a job will be considered. We recognize the business value in creating a workplace where each team member has the tools to reach their full potential. At Rogers, we value the insights and innovation that diverse teams bring to work. We work with our candidates with disabilities throughout the recruitment process to ensure that they have what they need to be at their best. Please reach out to our recruiters and hiring managers to begin a conversation about how we can ensure that you deliver your best work. You can also reach out to our team at to begin a conversation about your individual accessibility needs throughout the hiring process.

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