Cloud Engineer

About the job

The Cloud Engineer will be responsible for using the latest technologies that the data cloud platform touches, as your clients will need a flexible data architecture that quickly turns data of various types into informative, meaningful intelligence.

RMDA takes insights that are buried in data and provides businesses a clear way to transform how organizations consume not only their information, but also secure data clean room information that other entities have agreed to share.  Our mission is to assist leading companies in scaling their AI and analytics initiatives in a manner to which they may not be accustomed.

The position:

We are seeking highly creative and intellectually curious Cloud Engineers, at all levels, who are passionate about cutting-edge distributed computing. As part of a team that’s leading the next wave of disruption on a whole new scale, you will play an integral part in advancing Cloud eco-system and culture of technical excellence. You will champion Infrastructure Automation, support Hybrid Cloud Solutions, and display a strong understanding of Cloud-as-a-Service varieties: PaaS, IaaS, and SaaS. Creating the next generation of network-centric Cloud architectures, you will make a key contribution supporting end-to-end public Cloud Automation of application delivery, including Infrastructure provisioning and integration with Continuous Integration/Continuous Development (CI/CD) platforms, using existing and emerging technologies. The ideal candidate will have experience moving infrastructure to the Cloud!

This role will also provide technical subject matter expertise for RM Dayton Analytics sales and account teams during the scoping of new cloud data platform opportunities.

This is a remote position with ability to travel to client sites as needed open to any qualified applicant in the United States.  US work authorization that requires transfer of sponsorship or support for employment is not available for this position.

Practice – Cloud Data Platform


What will I be doing?

Primary focus of this position is to provide design and development support to clients.  This position is a hands-on, intense role of working side by side with our end user partners to drive better analytics, reporting and most importantly… client competitive advantage.  

Key responsibilities to include:  


  • –           Driving project/service delivery–           Stealthily plan and lead the deployment of the cloud solution in a production environments
    –           Automate the provisioning of environments and the deployment of those environments using containers, like Docker or Rocket.
    –           Design and develop automation workflows, performing unit tests and conducting reviews.  Ensure your work is rigorously designed, elegantly coded, and effectively tuned for platform performance, and assessing the overall quality of delivered components

    –           Strong verbal and written communication skills are necessary due to the dynamic nature of collaborations with customers, vendors, and other engineering team, solving complex business problems together

    –           Evaluate & build different compute frameworks for all tiers

    –           Implementing scalable system solutions is required

    –           We’re looking for self-starters, those who can work independently, with and across teams. Establishing smooth running environments is paramount to your success, and happiness

    –           Experience migrating on-site solutions to cloud based offerings, such as GCP or AWS.


What are we looking for?

    •            Bachelors Degree in Information Systems, Computer Science, or Engineering
    •            At least 1 years’ experience developing applications embracing Agile principles 
    •            At least 1 years’ experience with Cloud based hosting solutions (AWS-EC2/S3, GCP)
    •            At least 2 years’ with large-scale infrastructure designs, implementation, and support 


To fulfill this role successfully, you should demonstrate the following minimum qualifications:

  • 4 year College degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or equivalent demonstrated experience.   Masters degree preferred.
  • Strong SQL development skills 
  • Experience in cloud databases like Snowflake, BigQuery or Redshift is a plus
  • Experience with GCP and AWS technologies
  • 4+ years of experience in the data and analytics space
  • 6+ years of RDBMS concepts with strong data analysis and SQL experience
  • 3+ years of Linux OS command line tools and bash scripting proficiency
  • Google Cloud Professional Cloud Database Engineer, Google Cloud Professional Cloud Developer, Google Cloud Associate Cloud Engineer,  AWS Cloud Practitioner,  or AWS Certified Developer – Associate certifications.

It would be useful in this position for you to demonstrate the following capabilities and distinctions:

  • Downstream ML knowledge
  • Data Modeling experience a plus
  • Nine (9) + years of professional Technology related field experience.
  • Five (5) + years of experience with Big Data technologies and platforms such as Hadoop, Redshift, Scala, Spark, or Hive.
  • Snowflake experience is a plus
  • SnowPro Core Certification or SnoPro Advanced Architect Certification is a plus
  • Master’s degree in a quantitative discipline is preferred.


About RM Dayton Analytics

A little bit about us…

Founded in 2014, RM Dayton Analytics is a professional services company. We transform clients’ business, operating and technology models for the digital era.  As a Snowflake and Google Cloud Partners, our mission is to help enterprises accelerate innovation by harnessing the power of the Cloud Data Platform. Our associates provide superior domain and technology expertise to drive business outcomes in a converging world.  Our consultative approach helps our customers build more innovative and efficient businesses.

RM Dayton Analytics is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Job Category: Cloud Data Platform
Job Location: United States

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