Principal Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
Company: Dat Services Inc
Posted on: September 16, 2023
DAT is an award-winning employer of choice and a next-generation
SaaS technology company that has been at the leading edge of
innovation in transportation supply chain logistics for 44 years.
We continue to transform the industry year over year, by deploying
a suite of software solutions to millions of customers every day -
customers who depend on DAT for the most relevant data and most
accurate insights to help them make smarter business decisions and
run their companies more profitably. We operate the largest
marketplace of its kind in North America, with 227 million freight
posts in 2021, and a database of $126 billion of annual global
shipment market transaction data. Our headquarters are in Denver,
CO, with additional offices in Missouri, Oregon, Texas, and
Bangalore, India. For additional information, see
DAT is seeking a Principal Cloud Infrastructure Engineer to join
our team in Beaverton, OR or Denver CO - Remote is an option.
DAT is currently looking for a Principal Cloud Infrastructure
Engineer to join our Cloud Platform Engineering team and drive the
evolution of technology infrastructure at DAT.
The Cloud Platform Engineering team at DAT is responsible for the
development of our AWS Landing Zone utilizing AWS Control Tower and
the latest AWS network constructs, our AWS Serverless and
Kubernetes based managed compute platforms, self service AWS
Service Catalog product offering, and FinOps and security
The Principal Cloud Infrastructure Engineer is responsible for
architecting and implementing advanced cloud solutions within our
AWS environment and our containerized and serverless managed
compute platform. The position requires deep technical expertise,
collaboration skills, and hands-on architectural
capabilities.Candidates should have a strong background in AWS,
Kubernetes, GitOps, Infrastructure as Code, and cloud networking.
You should possess solid knowledge of infrastructure, operating
systems, tools, and system architecture. If you are a team player,
able to communicate and work equally well with your peers as well
as non-technical personnel, this is an exciting opportunity to add
work on highly visible projects for an industry leader.
What You'll Do
- Architect and implement AWS cloud solutions using the latest
AWS offerings and networking constructs, leveraging automation and
self service capabilities as much as possible.
- Design and implement new features and capabilities for our AWS
Serverless and Kubernetes based managed compute platforms.
- Design and implement FinOps best practices and cost
- Work with internal Security and GRC teams to design/implement
industry best practice automation.
- Document solutions, architectural patterns, and best practices
around AWS and Kubernetes.
- Collaborate with your team and the software engineering
organization to help build a robust Service Catalog portfolio of
The Skills and Experience You'll Bring
- BS or Engineering in Computer science or electronics or related
- 7+ years of experience keeping production environments
operating at peak performance on AWS
- 3+ years of experience managing production Kubernetes
infrastructure with exposure to the use of cloud Kubernetes
solutions such as EKS
- 5+ years hands on experience with Infrastructure as Code, build
and deployment using CI/CD pipelines. Working experience with
GitHub/GitHub Actions and ArgoCD are preferred.
- Strong knowledge with a broad portfolio of AWS infrastructure
services (EKS, S3, Lambda, EC2, Route 53, VPC &
- Ability to clearly articulate design and implementation
- Ability to use a wide variety of open-source technologies and
- Exposure/understanding of DevOps tools and principles such as
CI/CD, infrastructure as code, containers.
- Should have good knowledge of information security principles
and practices, understanding of security protocols and
In compliance with Colorado's Equal Pay for Equal Work Act, the
minimum salary for this role is $150,000.00 + benefits. The maximum
compensation for this role can vary significantly depending on your
job-related skills and experience. DAT considers factors such as
scope and responsibilities of the position, candidate's work
experience, education and training, core skills, internal equity,
and market and business elements when extending an offer.
DAT embraces the value of a diverse workforce, and believes it is a
core strength of our company that we encourage those values in
every DAT employee, at every level of our organization, regardless
of tenure or rank. We provide equal employment opportunities (EEO)
to all employees and applicants without regard to race, color,
religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or
expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information,
marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in
accordance with applicable federal, state, and local laws.
Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with
The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner
discriminate against employees or applicants because they have
inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of
another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access
to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as
a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of
other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise
have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is
(a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance
of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an
investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the
contractor's legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR
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