Description: PDS Tech, Inc. is seeking a candidate for Software Systems Engineer - IV position located in Basking Ridge, NJ. The Senior Cloud Infrastructure Engineer will participate in, support, and direct the engineering efforts associated with migrating and maintaining both customer facing and corporate application in a ptovate and public cloud environment. Mentor, train, and lead fellow team members and peers through design and implementation decisions to achieve balance between strategic design and tactical needs. - Lead the definition of cloud architecture and technology stack for the VCM IT Organization; research new technologies, and prototype new ideas. - Lead deep architectural discussions to ensure solutions are designed for successful deployment, security, and high availability in the cloud. - Design and lead the implementation of automation for cloud platforms as well as monitoring and alerting. - Ensure all infrastructure components meet proper performance and capacity standards. - Design, develop and deliver presentations focused on raising awareness for cloud engineering best practices. - Provide expert guidance to developers and quality assurance engineers on the appropriate selection and implementation of relevant techniques. - Bachelor’s degree in computer information sciences or related focus, or equivalent experience - Minimum 5 to 7 years of infrastructure experience, AWS Certification highly preferred - Expertise in network architecture, including load-balancing, DNS, IPSec VPNs, and active-active/multi-homed data centers. - Expertise in security best practices and use of firewalls, IPS/IDS, encryption, and incident response. - Experience in virtualization technologies such as VMware - Hands-on experience with Amazon Web Services (AWS) such as EC2, EBS, ELB, S3, ElasticIP, Route 53, IAM, Gateways, VPCs, CloudWatch, Lambda scripts, etc. - Experience with information systems in a 24/7, “real-time” environment. - Must be detail oriented, organized, and have the ability to multi-task - Ability to demonstrate supportive relationships with peers, clients.Senior Cloud Infrastructure Engineer will provide overall guidance and oversight as we migrate the VCM IT Suite to the cloud.