At BARBRI Global we believe that every student deserves the most effective educational experience possible. We believe that advances in the behavioral and learning sciences, coupled with emerging technology, offers an opportunity to create amazing learning opportunities for the students we serve.

With over 50 years of experience and one million students, BARBRI is the #1 provider of Bar Review courses and student support. BARBRI is a Dallas-based fast-growing global company that provides prospective and current law students with access to exam prep courses through a variety of rich Java media environments and platforms using cutting-edge technologies.

The Cloud Engineer is a full-time position, working closely with other engineers, architects, and software developers to create and maintain Azure resources. Candidates should have experience delivering applications in a 24x7x365 production Kubernetes environment, as well as a thorough understanding of high-availability, scalability, and CI/CD. This position also serves as an escalation point for application and infrastructure issues, so candidates should have the ability to troubleshoot complex problems in a timely manner.

This position is open to remote candidates with a preference to hire in the Dallas area.

Position Responsibilities

    • Develop and maintain Kubernetes manifests and Helm charts Create and maintain documentation for administrators and stakeholders
    • Provide escalation support for applications across multiple frameworks (Java, .NET, JS)
    • Configure and support application monitoring and alerting systems
    • Contribute to discussions regarding architecture and design
    • Work with the team to automate management tasks, streamline processes and perform standard administration functions as needed
    • Configure and support Azure cloud infrastructure - including compute, network, and storage.

      

    Skills & Experience Requirements

    • At least 5 years of experience supporting customer-facing containerized applications throughout the entire lifecycle
    • At least 3 years of Azure cloud experience
    • Experience with Azure DevOps
    • Kubernetes deployment and troubleshooting experience
    • Experience supporting large scale applications
    • Clear understanding of databases and ability to write simple SQL queries
    • Experience with various load balancing and reverse proxy solutions (NGINX ingress, Azure Application Gateway, Azure FrontDoor preferred)
    • Experience with centralized logging platforms (Splunk/ELK preferred)
    • Familiarity with the following:
      • Azure (AKS, storage, virtual networks, Azure Functions, Azure SQL, CosmosDB)
      • Git
      • Linux (Debian/Ubuntu, CentOS/RHEL, Alpine)
      • Windows Server
      • Tomcat configuration/performance tuning
      • Monitoring tools (Application Insights preferred)
      • Build and deployment automation (Azure DevOps preferred)
      • Azure (AKS, storage, virtual networks, Azure Functions, Azure SQL, CosmosDB)
      • Kubernetes
      • Docker
      • Helm
    • Development experience a plus
    • Experience with Agile/Scrum methodologies a plus Must be able to work independently and be self-motivated
    • Able to work productively in a fast-paced, team environment
    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills required


    Benefits

    We value our employees’ time and efforts. Our commitment to your success is enhanced by an extensive benefits package including paid time off, medical, dental, and vision benefits. Plus, we work to maintain the best possible environment for our employees, where people can learn and grow with the company. We strive to provide a collaborative, creative environment where each person feels encouraged to contribute to our processes, decisions, planning, and culture.

    The BARBRI Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer.