Department/Team Description Manage and maintain various global cloud accounts utilizing Microsoft Azure. Also focused on advancing and supporting cloud enablement as a key business driver at Bayer including development of staff, platforms, and processes.
Position Summary Virtualization and Cloud Team is seeking a Cloud System Engineer to assist with daily operations, continued advancement, and project management pertaining to our public cloud infrastructure.
Position Duties & Responsibilities • Innovate and advance Bayer IT and businesses into the emerging cloud computing era. • Create cloud infrastructure designs and guide the development/implementation of cloud applications, systems, and processes. • Assist in providing reliable and efficient operation of the technical infrastructure necessary to support local, regional, and global businesses of Bayer. • Participate in problem resolution activities with colleagues around the globe. • Act as a member of the IT Platform and Infrastructure Virtualization and Cloud Technology team by sharing information with colleagues, contractors, managed services employees, and conducting training or mentoring as needed.
Requirements/Preferences Education Requirement(s): • Bachelor’s Degree with 6+ years OR • Master’s Degree with 4+ years OR • 8+ years applicable business experience
Skill & Competency Requirements: • Solid background and hands-on experience with Microsoft Azure (compute, networking, storage, etc.) • 2+ years of experience supporting an environment running Microsoft Azure and related technologies • Solid understanding of cloud computing service models (IaaS, PaaS, SaaS) and implementation/administration experience in virtualized/cloud environments • Extensive experience supporting Windows and Linux operating systems running as Virtual Machines and/or cloud instances • Solid understanding of networking, DNS, VLANs, network segmentation, OSI model
Other Requirements • Strong analytical and conceptual problem solving skills with the ability to transform data into useful information • Strong written and verbal communication skills
Preferences: • Microsoft Azure certified strongly preferred • Configuration and deployment experience on Amazon Web Services or equivalent public cloud provider platforms • Scripting experience with languages such as Perl, Ruby, Python • Infrastructure automation experience using technologies such as PowerShell, Puppet, Chef, Ansible • Advanced network and security knowledge to comply and adhere to Bayer regulatory compliance regulations
Internal Number: 2837
About Syndicus, Inc.
Companies require specialized resources and technology to stay competitive, compliant and leading edge to solve business challenges and support continued growth. At Syndicus, we create strong relationships and an in-depth understanding of IT staffing and business solutions. We then draw on that collective experience with the goal of helping you fulfill your company’s specific objectives and optimal business strategies.
Syndicus was established in 2007 in Annapolis, Md., as a technical recruiting and staffing company. In 2009, Syndicus expanded its services to include staffing and solutions. Our focus areas for consulting are: Health IT, Life Sciences and Technology Services, especially cyber security resources.
In 2012, we received a full national accreditation from the Electronic Healthcare Network Accreditation Commission (EHNAC) and state designation as a Management Services Organization (MSO) by the Maryland Health Care Commission (MHCC). These noteworthy accomplishments allow us to continue working with healthcare providers on EHR adoption efforts – and subsequent achievement of Meaningful Use.
Today, we provide experienced consultants within our three focus areas ...for organizations across the country. We are a company that values strong relationships, personal connections and investments in our clients’ success. Whether you need staffing or solutions, we work with you to ensure success.