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Job ID: 51844

This role is fully remote.

Senior Cloud Application Engineer
Our client is hiring a Senior Cloud Application Engineer for their team.

Manage, and maintain core SaaS applications including:
Atlassian Jira & Jira Data Center.
Atlassian Confluence.
Google Workspace (G Suite).

Promote good systems design practices emphasizing:
Secure identity and access management.
Standards based configuration.

Serve as a technical architect and consultant to other engineering teams by assisting them with integrating SaaS applications into engineering workflows.
Write end-user and internal facing technical documentation/runbooks about the systems you manage.
Drive deep adoption of advanced application features across the organization.
Work with IT leadership on projects, identify new products and solutions, and research solutions for all business units.
Communication with customers as required: keeping them informed of incident progress, notifying them of impending changes or agreed outages.
Mentor and train service desk technicians to provide a guiding hand.
Duties will be focused on Application administration while providing backup support to your system engineering counterparts.

Desired Experience:
Adhere to all core values, processes, policies, standards and procedures.
5+ years of experience managing corporate IT Systems.
SaaS system application management including but not limited to: Google Workspace, Okta, Jira, Slack.
Scripting experience leveraging GAM, Python, Ruby, Bash, and/or equivalent tools.
Comfortable consuming REST APIs.
Protocol level familiarity with IAM standards such as SAML and OIDC.
Experience writing and documenting detailed project proposals.
Experience working with vendors to solve issues, project roadmaps, and implement improvements.
Ability to adapt and solve problems in a fast moving environment.
Strong interpersonal and communication skills, ability to collaborate and work with others.

Benefits are available to eligible VanderHouwen contractors and include coverage for medical, dental, vision, life insurance, short and long term disability, and matching 401k.

About VanderHouwen
VanderHouwen is an award-winning, Women-Owned, WBENC certified professional staffing firm. Founded in 1987, VanderHouwen has been successfully placing experienced professionals throughout the Pacific Northwest and nationwide.  Our recruitment teams are highly specialized in either Technology and IT, Engineering, or Accounting and Finance career markets. Our recruiters value building meaningful, professional relationships with each candidate as well as developing honed knowledge of companies' staffing needs and workplaces. Partner with us to land your next exciting career.

VanderHouwen is an Equal Opportunity Employer and participates in E-Verify. VanderHouwen does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, or any other characteristic protected by applicable local, state or federal civil rights laws.



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