L1 - Cloud Support (PHX)
Systems Admin Opportunity
12 month Contract to hire
Onsite Chandler, AZ
Job Description Summary
Systems Operations: Covers jobs which provides system support for technical issues & initiatives related to large-scale applications, systems, databases and/or other technical products and services.
In this role, you will:
Participate in complex technical issues and initiatives related to large scale applications, systems, databases, or other technical products and services
Identify opportunity for process improvements within technical support strategies and plans
Review and analyze technical queries to extract data, create standard databases, or perform limited programming to fine tune systems supporting low to medium risk technical deliverables
Present recommendations for resolving complex technical queries
Exercise some independent judgment to analyze performance trends and recommend process improvements while developing understanding of technical process controls or standards
Work as an internal consultant regarding use of tools and processes
Provide information related to supported system area to functional colleagues, internal partners and stakeholders, including internal customers
Operational Support of Cloud Technologies including Kubernetes, VMWare Tanzu (PCF) Application Service (TAS), Tanzu Kubernetes Grid Integrated (TKGI), and Public Cloud services related to Azure and GCP.
Perform initial triage for all incoming alerts, incidents, requests and questions to the Cloud Operations and Support team. Assist application teams and our Cloud Operations and Engineering partners by troubleshooting issues with platform alerts, onboarding, migrations to new cloud platforms, and day-to-day break-fix activities and inquiries.
Prompt escalation for engagement with the appropriate operational support teams for critical incidents and transitioning other tickets as necessary.
Creating and maintaining FAQs, knowledge base articles, operational runbooks, and process documentation.
Required Qualifications, US:
2+ years of Systems Engineering experience, or equivalent demonstrated through one or a combination of the following: work experience, training, military experience, education
Effective communication skills
Strong technical writing skills
Strong customer service and problem-solving skills
Experience with ServiceNow or another IT Service Management Tool managing tickets & issues
Experience with JIRA, Confluence and an understanding of Agile methodology
Application or Middleware, IIS, Java, Tomcat, or relevant Web Technologies support experience
One or more Cloud Certifications
Some experience with one or more Cloud platforms: Amazon Web Services (AWS), Google Cloud Platform (GCP), Microsoft Azure, Pivotal Cloud Foundry (PCF)/Tanzu App Service (TAS)
Some knowledge in containerization technologies/Kubernetes
Some Linux Administration experience
Knowledge and understanding of dashboarding/reporting tools
This position requires the ability to work in a dynamic virtual team, working specific shifts that may include weekends to help provide 24/7 follow-the-sun support coverage.
Transition of open incidents between shifts, prompt response to alerts, incidents and request queues is expected.
This position is not 100% remote and is currently a hybrid work option. You will be required to work on-site/go into the office on a regular cadence and on a set schedule.
If you are interested please send over an updated resume to [email protected]
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Apex Systems is a world-class IT services company that serves thousands of clients across the globe. When you join Apex, you become part of a team that values innovation, collaboration, and continuous learning. We offer quality career resources, training, certifications, development opportunities, and a comprehensive benefits package. Our commitment to excellence is reflected in many awards, including ClearlyRated's Best of Staffing® in Talent Satisfaction in the United States and Great Place to Work® in the United Kingdom and Mexico.