Kubernetes Administrator
Fully Remote Remote Worker - US

Do you aspire to advance your career with a rapidly growing software company? AssureCare is looking for a motivated, team-oriented Kubernetes Administrator to help us design, build and implement cloud-native architectures with Kubernetes and related technologies. 

Key Responsibilities:

  •  You will provide hands-on Azure and Kubernetes implementation expertise to the development organization for addressing operational issues, proactively preventing problems, and supporting software development efforts 
  •  You'll be responsible for identifying deficiencies in the current design and recommend solutions for scaling, resiliency, and security and guide implementation of improvements 
  •  As part of ongoing improvement tasks, you will recommend emerging technologies to improve service, reduce cost, security and improve scalability 
  •  Working with the compliance product owner, you will ensure product alignment with security architecture to meet audit requirements 
  •  Use your distinctive combination of knowledge and hands-on expertise related to Cloud 
  •  Leverage the Automation platform to achieve their goals 
  •  Engage the IT Operations, Security, and DevOps stakeholders to understand how we can deliver the benefits of cloud to our organizations while reducing the risks through automation 
  •  Develop custom proof-of-concept solutions using the Automation platform for immediate customer impact while helping bring the best ideas back into the core product offering 
  •  Provide technical problem solving and deep solution expertise to the customer and development teams 
  •  Provide technical leadership, guidance, and help to drive the cloud strategy 
  •  Leverage hands-on customer experience and proof-points to educate and engage the broader community of prospects, customers, partners and co-workers

  •  Experience managing Azure Infrastructure, DevOps and/or Azure security disciplines; must have strong hands-on experience with Azure Cloud platform and strong experience building & deploying microservices into Kubernetes – AKS 
  •  Domain expertise of cloud infrastructure solutions (ie Windows and Linux IaaS, BCDR, Security, Management, Storage, Networking, OSS, SSO, Containers and Infra as a code technologies), breadth of technical experience, and technical aptitude to learn and adjust to new technologies and cloud trends 
  •  Experience installing, configuring, and administering Kubernetes distributions including security, compliance, and automation 
  •  Experience with complex IT infrastructure architecture planning, design, and implementation 
  •  Minimum of 5 years of experience on micro services architecture and cloud design patterns 
  •  Minimum 3 years' experience is needed in Kubernetes (AKS), Helm, Azure Networking, Azure Application Gateway, Azure DevOps, and DevOps CI/CD pipelines 
  •  Minimum of 2 years' experience working with ARM Azure templates 
  •  Advanced knowledge of BICEP 
  •  Experience with PaaS, IaaS and SaaS development 
  •  Experience on NoSQL databases (Cosmos DB) 
  •  Knowledge of Azure function apps, AKS, Application Gateways, Azure Cache for Redis, Storage Accounts, VM, VMSS, Azure Load Balancers, AKV, ASB, ADF, Cosmos DB, SQL DB 
  •  Understanding of Microsoft Identity and Access Management products including Azure AD 
  •  Microsoft Azure Operational and Monitoring tools, including Azure Monitor, App Insights and Log Analytics 
  •  Knowledge of testing infrastructure as a code, functional and load testing 
  •  Applicable certifications such as Azure Network Engineer Associate, Azure DevOps/Solution Architect Certification, Kubernetes and Cloud Native Associate 
  •  Experience with compliance standards such as PCI, NIST, SOC, and HIPAA 
  •  Agile process experience 
  •  Knowledge of CI/CD Pipelines in a globally distributed environment 
  •  ADO experience 
  •  Knowledge of application, data, and infrastructure architecture disciplines 
  •  Knowledge of Infrastructure design and Implementation 
  •  Knowledge of Monitoring and Observability Tools: Dynatrace, Grafana, Prometheus, ELK, Azure Monitor, App Insights 
  •  Knowledge of Shell/Powershell and Bash scripts 
  •  Experience with Linux/Windows based environments

AssureCare® is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace. We prohibit discrimination and harassment of any kind based on race, color, sex, religion, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, genetic information, pregnancy, or any other protected characteristic as outlined by federal, state, or local laws. 

This policy applies to all employment practices within our organization, including hiring, recruiting, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, leave of absence, compensation, benefits, training, and internship. AssureCare® makes hiring decisions based solely on qualifications, merit, and business needs at the time. Furthermore, the Company will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with known disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.