Sr. AWS Cloud Engineer - Telecommuting Or Office Based (CA, FL, OH, NJ)
Santa Monica, California - Full Time

Our Enterprise Software Services Unit is seeking a Sr. Cloud Engineer to join our team and help pioneer Perr&Knight’s innovative next generation web platform and SaaS applications. 

What We'll Bring to the Table

  • Competitive salary including merit-based bonus plan
  • Flexible Work Program
  • Clear opportunities for career progression
  • Company-funded professional educational program
  • Generous benefits including: PTO, medical/dental/vision insurance and 401K with matching Company contributions
  • Friendly, dynamic work environment
  • Visible management commitment to our company core values of: Diversity & Inclusion, Environmental, Community and Employee Wellbeing, Excellent Work Product, Innovation, Integrity and Superior Customer Experience

What You'll be Doing

  • Working in tandem with our engineering team to identify and implement the most optimal cloud-based solution for the company
  • Defining and documenting best practices and strategies regarding application deployment and infrastructure maintenance
  • Providing guidance and mentorship to development teams to build cloud competencies
  • Ensuring application performance, uptime, and scale, maintaining high standards of code quality and thoughtful design
  • Leading the designing of architecture and implementation of apps utilizing cloud services
  • Participating in all aspects of the software development life cycle, including planning, requirements, development, and testing
  • Troubleshooting incidents, identifying root causes, fixing and documenting problems, and implementing preventative measures
  • Educating teams on the implementation of new cloud-based initiatives, providing associated training
  • Employing exceptional problem-solving skills, with the ability to see and solve issues before they affect business productivity

What You'll Bring to the Table

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, information technology, or mathematics
  • 6+ years of industry experience
  • 3+ years of experience architecting, designing, developing, and implementing cloud solutions on AWS platform
    • Microsoft .NET technology stack (C# / .NET, ASP.NET MVC, Web APIs) and SQL databases (Microsoft SQL Server or any other)
    • HTML5, JavaScript, and Angular
  • Understanding of and experience with the five pillars of a well-architected frameworks
  • Ability to empathize with our users and champion for their experience.
  • Ability to use data-driven approach for product decisions.
  • Strong communication and technical writing skills
  • Experience with Git, unit testing, debugging, profiling, Visual Studio, JIRA, and other tools that are typically used by developers on Microsoft technology stack.
  • AWS certifications are a plus 

About Perr&Knight

Founded in 1994, Perr&Knight provides insurance consulting and software solutions to the property & casualty and accident & health industries. Services include actuarial consulting, product development, insurance policy and forms consulting, regulatory compliance, state filings, licensing, technology consulting, statistical reporting, data services, and predictive analytics. Software includes, a leading cloud-based state filings management solution. With offices in Santa Monica, Boca Raton, the New York Metro Area, and Cincinnati, and more than 130 insurance professionals, Perr&Knight is among the largest independent actuarial and insurance consulting firms in the United States.

Our mission as an actuarial and insurance operations consulting firm is to provide extraordinary value to our clients by offering innovative and unique solutions to complex challenges they face while providing a positive and motivating work environment for our employees that respects diversity and recognizes ingenuity and hard work.

Perr&Knight is an equal opportunity employer and committed to inclusion and diversity. Perr&Knight does not discriminate in employment on account of race, color, religion, national origin, citizenship status, ancestry, age, sex/gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, physical or mental disability, Veteran status, or other legally protected characteristics.  We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements.