Our client is delivering the future of IoT smart electric vehicle charging technology solutions and are poised for rapid growth in 2021 and beyond. They are well-known nationwide for pioneering one of the first cloud based EV charging solutions. With the latest integrated AWS cloud capabilities and connected car technology their solution empowers EV owners to stay safe, charged, and connected. They are hiring a Principal Cloud Architect ndash AWS to lead the technical aspects of the companyrsquos cloud and infrastructure solutions. The Principal Cloud Architect will primarily be an individual contributor but will also be looked to mentor a small team of engineers on the technical direction and best practices for cloud infrastructure development. The Principal Cloud Engineer will be responsible for developing repeatable and scalable DevOps processes and act as the lead coder within the software engineering department to ensure server reliability and uninterrupted, efficient service for clients and consumers. This Role Offers Competitive base salary plus comprehensive benefits package PTO, medicaldentalvision, expense account, travel perks, and more. Thought-leadership opportunity ndash voice within dynamic team working in CICD. Small, entrepreneurial team backed by a multimillion-dollar budget. Work with a tightly knit and results-focused cloud team poised for the most departmental growth. Access to explosive growth within the SaaS, cloud. Company is privately held with strong financial backing. High visibility within the team and a high degree of influence on projects and company strategy. Company and executive leadership are low bureaucracy, low red-tape, data driven, and results-focused. The bet ideas and most measurable outcomes will always win. Working in an innovative industry with a passionate company mission to change the world for the better Extensive support resources and a team of highly trained support staff to assist in the implementation of strategic initiatives. Focus Design and develop CICD process for cloud applications. Build responsive code to ensure scalability, serviceability, and supportability. Advance operational capabilities through use of public cloud service providers such as AWS and Azure. Design and implement best practices for delivering industry-leading reliability and resiliency for mission-critical customer experiences and back-end systems. Hands on cloud architect focused on coding. Evaluate service performance trends and isolating root causes of impacted services. Predict future failures and work proactively to mitigate them by advocating and implementing reliable design patterns. Leverage industry-standard toolsets for provisioning and configuration management automation and operational monitoring. Work with the software development team to mentor and lead cloud initiatives and CICD. Determine, develop, and maintain guidelines and coding standard documentation. Skill Set 15+ years of experience in software engineering and design with a background in DevOps and CIDI Bachelorrsquos degree in Software Engineering, Computer Science, or a related field. Preference given to those with a MS, or Ph.D. Strong skills in collaboration and communication. Must be able to work with teams and use feedback to the advantage of the final productrsquos optimization. Proven background in cloud automation, scalability, and security. Experience building code Experience with CICD methodologies, workflows, configuration management. (CircleCI preferred) Technical proficiencies (desired in parenthesis, not all required) Cloud-native applications (design, scaling, platforms) Public cloud (AWS) Integration and deployment (Jenkins, Terraform, Ansible, Circle PI) Backend services and integrations (Query languages REST API, GraphQL) Security management of SaaS systems Source code management (Github proficiency preferred) Databases (noSQL, DynamoDB, PostgreSQL, VoltDB, Apache Cassandra, Mongo) Programming (NodeJS, GroovyJava, ES 6, and Shell-scripting) Exposure to the IoT market, including industry trends, emerging technology, and competitors a plus.