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Cloud Engineer

Cloud Engineer

Direct Hire
Houston, TX
   |   March 27 2019


This is a direct hire opportunity for a globally Fortune 500 O&G company.

Responsible for the reliability and uptime appropriate to users’ needs of DELFI cloud solutions and services. Site Reliability Engineering is a discipline that combines software and systems engineering to build and run large-scale, massively distributed, fault-tolerant systems. Site Reliability Engineers are also responsible of engaging in and improving the whole lifecycle of services from inception and design, through deployment, operation and refinement.


  • Support services before they go live through activities such as system design consulting, developing software platforms and frameworks, capacity planning and launch reviews.
  • Maintain and improve services once they are live by measuring and monitoring availability, latency and overall system health.
  • Scale systems sustainably through mechanisms like automation, and evolve systems by pushing for changes that improve reliability and velocity.
  • Gauges the effectiveness and efficiency of existing systems and infrastructure; implements strategies for improving or further leveraging these systems within a geoscience workflow
  • Effectively uses the service management systems, ensuring that best practices and lessons learned are made available to wider technical community
  • Engaged in incident response and blameless postmortems.

Previous Experience and Competencies:

  • Bachelor’s degree in IT related discipline
  • 10+ years seniority

Preferred Qualifications

  • Interest in designing, analyzing and troubleshooting large-scale distributed systems.
  • Systematic problem-solving approach, coupled with strong communication skills and a sense of ownership and drive.
  • Ability to debug and optimize code and automate routine tasks.