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Senior Cloud Engineer



Austin, TX, USA
Posted on Friday, April 14, 2023
Voted Best Places to Work in Austin, Best Paying Companies, 
and Top Startup Companies by Forbes

SparkCognition looks to bring in the best talent in the world. To accommodate the hiring of our wildly talented teams, SparkCognition sponsors visa opportunities when appropriate.

Who are we and why this opportunity? 
Drive change and create a footprint. SparkCognition invests in our employees and fosters collaboration throughout the organization. Our employees have the ability to work
globally with award-winning artificial intelligence (AI) technology within multiple industries.
What are the benefits and perks at SparkCognition? 
You and your loved ones will be supported with a competitive and comprehensive benefits package.

Below are some highlights - we’d love to connect and share more!

  • Fast-paced evolving culture with the opportunity to drive new ideas and technology.
  • Hybrid Work Environment - 4 days per week in office
  • Stock Option Grants
  • Generous Time Off Programs
  • Medical Coverage, and Parental Leave Plans
  • 401k with Employer Match
  • Monthly Technology Allowance
  • Large 2022 renovated office space centrally located near the Arboretum in Austin, TX- including fully stocked beverage and snack areas!

SparkCognition is searching for a Sr. Cloud Engineer to primarily help with automation to help efficiently manage our multicloud and SaaS environments. The ideal candidate has strengths working with APIs, PowerShell/Python, Terraform, and Azure, and will have strong collaboration with the Engineering team to help support public cloud environments.

Join us and:

  • Implement and own all automation for Azure public cloud, SaaS apps, RBAC, and on/offboarding
  • Assist with updating and securing Corporate systems (eg. Linux, Windows, Active Directory, SaaS apps, Network)
  • Collaborate with the IT and Engineering teams to troubleshoot network & systems issues, perform root cause analysis, and prevent similar reoccurrences.
  • Participate in on-call rotation to minimize downtime of internal resources.
  • Perform other related duties as assigned.

You'll have:

  • Strengths in public cloud architecture (Azure preference)
  • Strengths in powershell & API automation
  • Strong knowledge of networking architecture (Vnet, VPC, LBs)
  • Knowledge of Terraform for IaC
  • Strengths in networking, firewalls, DNS, DHCP, VPCs, ACLs, security and troubleshooting.
  • Strong written and verbal communication, organization and customer service skills.
  • Strong troubleshooting of complex technologies (eg. Azure, AWS, DNS, routing, APIs, automation)
  • Collaborative team player willing to learn new technologies

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SparkCognition is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to diversity, equality, and inclusion, and provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment.

SparkCognition prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local laws.

SparkCognition is committed to providing reasonable accommodation throughout the recruiting process. If you need a reasonable accommodation to search for a job opening, apply for a position, or participate in the interview process, connect with us at HR@sparkcognition.com and describe the specific accommodation request.

Reasonable accommodations are modifications or adjustments to the application or hiring process that would enable you to fully participate in that process. Examples of reasonable accommodations include but are not limited to:

  • Documents in alternate formats or read aloud to you
  • Having interviews in an accessible location
  • Being accompanied by a service dog
  • Having a sign language interpreter present for the interview