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Balyasny Asset Management
in Chicago, IL, USA
Festanstellung, Vollzeit
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Balyasny Asset Management
in Chicago, IL, USA
Festanstellung, Vollzeit
Seien Sie der erste Bewerber
Competitive
Azure Cloud Engineer
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The Job Details are as follows:

Balyasny is in a period of rapid technology transition. This exciting role within our growing cloud engineering group will provide you with the opportunity to make a lasting impact on the firms cloud implementation, strategy, and architecture design. At BAM, you will have the chance to work with some of the smartest and most driven individuals in the industry. This position will augment our cloud engineering team with additional Azure and Kubernetes knowledge.

As a Cloud Engineer at BAM, you will:

  • Write code: whether its Python, Terraform, Puppet, or something else, writing code to automate and optimize deployment of infrastructure and applications is a core part of this role
  • Play a key role in migrating applications from datacenters to the public cloud
  • Be responsible for managing BAMs public cloud environments
  • Implement and support applications and systems running on BAMs cloud environment
  • Stay up-to-date with the latest trends and offerings within the cloud computing space and act as a champion of cloud adoption across the organization
  • Provide a platform as a product to others within the organization: we create and maintain a world-class cloud and application platform, which we then operate and offer as a product
  • Build and maintain BAMs Kubernetes container platform: this may include setting up a new cluster, offering a training session for a development team, or helping put an app into containers and deploying that app as a demonstration
  • Partner with developers and internal stakeholders to understand requirements and provide recommendations for cloud solutions and strategies to address those needs
  • Participate in on-call rotation with approximately 1 week per month of on-call time shared equally across members of the team

Core Tech Stack:

  • Public cloud: AWS and Azure
  • Configuration Management: Puppet
  • Infrastructure Code: Terraform
  • Application Management: Kubernetes, Docker, Helm
  • OS: Linux and Windows

To be considered a good cultural fit, you must be:

  • An ambitious self-starter
  • Hungry to learn
  • Driven towards success
  • A very strong and efficient communicator
  • Able to multi-task and excel in a fast-paced trading environment
  • A problem solver; able to develop quick and sound solutions to complex problems

To be considered a good technical fit, you must have:

  • 4+ years, hands-on experience architecting and implementing large-scale, highly-available, services on public cloud (Azure preferred)
  • A Bachelors degree in engineering, computer science, information systems, or related field
  • Expert knowledge of immutable infrastructure, infrastructure automation and provisioning tools, such as ARM Templates and/or Terraform
  • Expert understanding of Azure products, including: VMs, Storage Accounts, VNets, Azure RBAC, ExpressRoute, Azure Security and Cost Management
  • Expert understanding of Kubernetes as a platform, including cluster creation from scratch, cluster management, security, deployment of applications, usage of Helm; experience with managed Kubernetes platforms, such as EKS, AKS, or GKE a plus
  • Strong knowledge of automation scripting using Python and/or Bash
  • Strong knowledge of Linux administration particularly RHEL and CentOS
  • Knowledge of Windows Server administration and automation with PowerShell
  • Strong operational understanding of networking concepts, architecture, and best practices, especially as it relates to hybrid cloud integration
  • Hands on experience working with container technologies (Docker, Podman)
  • Familiarity with source control systems (Git) as well as continuous integration tools (Jenkins, TeamCity, BitBucket, Azure Pipelines)
  • Analytical skills Ability to troubleshoot and logically assess problems and determine solutions
  • Detailed documentation skills ability to represent ideas, requirements, reference architecture and problems in clear, concise, and business-friendly documents

Bonus points for:

  • Public cloud architecture and strategy planning experience
  • Contributions to open source libraries, projects, or communities
  • Azure Administrator Associate, Azure Solutions Architect Expert certifications
  • Any additional AWS, Azure, or GCP resource specializations
  • Experience with configuration management tools such as Chef, Puppet, or Ansible
  • Previous consulting and/or public cloud migration experience from on-premise environments

Dont have all the skills listed above? Have extra skills you think are important that we havent thought of? Please, let us know by applying and telling us a bit more about yourself and why you think youre qualified!

Posted 6 Days AgoFull timeREQ1511

Balyasny Asset Management L.P. (BAM) is a global institutional investment firm. We strive to deliver consistent, uncorrelated, absolute returns in all market environments by fostering a culture of research, innovation, and collaboration.

BAM exists at the intersection of finance and technology, combining the deep industry knowledge of leading portfolio managers and financial analysts with software engineers and quantitative researchers. We leverage the collective expertise of our teams to seek out new investment opportunities, analyze market conditions, minimize risk, and provide superior service to our investment partners.

With 500+ people in offices around the world, we embrace a culture that welcomes the free flow of ideas, promotes career development, and supports the health and wellbeing of our people through world-class benefits.

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