TruFlow Design
Columbus, Ohio

Manager Cloud Native Platform


Cloud Native Platform Manager sorry NO H1B VISA

Precise Resource, Inc. is a leading privately held Woman Business Enterprise specializing in Executive Search and HEAD HUNTING services for Fortune 500 clients across the United States. One of our more prestigious clients has asked our assistance in seeking a Cloud Native Platform Manager to help lead a world-class team to deliver state of the art cloud-native platform experiences.

Our client is a worldwide corporation that is a leader in their field and is one of the largest insurance and financial services companies in the world, with more than $148 billion in statutory assests.. Their core businesses include domestic property and casualty insurance, life insurance and retirement savings, asset management, and strategic investments.

About You

  • You must be driven and an out of the box thinker wanting to contribute in with an entrepreneurial team with a fast-paced leader! Be able to share your ideas and communicate your thoughts.

  • Insatiable about innovation, efficiency, automation, and cloud adoption.

  • Lead a team that delivers amazing cloud-native platform experiences, provide the strategic direction and oversight to Cloud Native Platform team efforts.

  • Oversee the day to day operations of the cloud platforms (PCF, Kubernetes, etc) and related technologies

  • Partner with and develop working relationships with stakeholders to ensure cloud platforms effectively integrate into the software delivery pipeline, meet stakeholder requirements, and continue to improve

  • Accountable to lead and drive the continuing maturity of practices used to deliver cloud-native platform products. *** Grow the team's ability to effectively participate in delivering the over-arching Cloud strategy (AWS)** FUN FUN~~ Let's do this!!

  • Build, lead, and mentor a team of cloud-native platform engineers to execute Nationwide’s strategic vision for the cloud. Manage a product team that delivers products that empowers development teams to build and run scalable applications in modern, dynamic environments.

  • Team management role with a heavy focus on developer relations and cloud platform services.

  • Creates and maintains a cloud-native application platform product that is characterized as being: o API Driven, Responsive, Resilient, Elastic, Scalable, Developer Focused, Seamless, Multi-Cloud Developed your skills already in:

  • Agile development practices

  • Integration of Open Source Software (OSS) projects and commercial software

  • Custom system code

  • Following industry standard infrastructure as code practices

  • 7-10+ years of IT experience with 5+ years of experience managing an IT operations team. IT industry knowledge in specific areas.

  • Applies developed subject matter knowledge to solve common and complex business issues within established guidelines and recommends appropriate alternatives.

  • Solving problems/projects of diverse complexity and scope. Exercises independent judgment within generally defined policies and practices to identify and select a solution.

  • Ability to handle most situations. May seek advice in order to make decisions on complex business issues. Job Summary Required Skills:

  • Demonstrated ability to build and maintain a highly effective and engaged team

  • Demonstrated ability to build and mature processes and metrics

  • Good deductive reasoning skills, creative thinker, and problem solver

  • Analytical and detail-oriented – individuals must have passion and initiative

  • Passionate about diversity and inclusion with experience building diverse teams

  • Technical depth in one of more of the following technology domains: o Containers o Micro-service Application architectures o API’s,DevOps, Cloud, Security, IT Operations, Networking, System Administration, Software Development

  • Experience responding to audits and remediating audit findings

  • Understanding of organizational change management, IT Cloud operations principals, Information Security, Application Development tools and methods. Desired Skills:

  • Management or leadership experience in engineering, architecture, application development, information security, or operations

  • Experience with managing all phases of cloud migration, cloud operation capabilities

  • Experience with Kubernetes / Pivotal Cloud Foundry / Docker

  • Experience with programming languages

  • Experience in DevSecOps principles and practices

  • Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or equivalent

  • Preferred certifications: o AWS Developer, Operations, Specialty, cloud certifications o Pivotal Cloud Foundry Operator o Pivotal Developer o Kubernetes Administrator o Kubernetes Developer

  • Understanding of Open Source Software (OSS) project structure and governance

  • Ability to communicate complex information, concepts, or ideas in a confident and well-organized manner through verbal, written, and/or visual means

  • Ability to develop or recommend analytic approaches or solutions to problems and situations for which information is incomplete or for which no precedent exists A typical day in the life of a Cloud Native Platform Manager:

  • Collaborates with developers to create cloud-native applications and services that run on the cloud-native application platforms (PCF and CNP)

  • Troubleshoots platform issues identified through monitoring, metrics analysis, and user incident reports.

  • Develops supporting systems that will predict, respond, report, and alert on cloud-native platform issues and defects

  • Develops systems and processes that will minimize non-engineering activities (toil)

  • Delivers platform features as identified in the product road-map

  • Participates in targeted open source projects Compensation & Benefits:

You receive a competitive starting salary with opportunities to increase salary based on performance. Other benefits include:

  • Group insurance benefits
  • Key persons benefits
  • Legal plans
  • Medical stop loss
  • MedPair supplemental
  • Retirement plans

Credit Check Due to the fiduciary accountabilities of this job, a valid credit check and/or background will be required as part of the selection process.

Job Conditions Frequent travel with occasional overnight travel. Extended hours are often necessary to meet the demands of the profession.

Equal Opportunity Statement Our client thoroughly embraces diversity and equal opportunity.

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