FASTTEK GLOBALpowered by Fast Switch - Great Lakes
(734) 744-9373
Dearborn, MI
Specialty Development Senior #906471
Job Description:
  • Google Cloud Platform (GCP) Software Engineer.
  • Deliver new and iterative features to the Cloud FinOps reporting and data platform.
  • Leverage automation and scripting to democratize and deliver meaningful alerts, insights, anomalies, workflow, and other tools to be leveraged by multiple stakeholder personas to manage and optimize their cloud spend.
  • Develop solutions and strategies to optimize cloud usage and refactor existing technology toward effective ways to leverage Cloud-native services.
  • Engineer and implement patterns to achieve Cloud elasticity of enterprise applications
  • Identify ways to enhance forecasting, chargeback and modeling of cloud spend, including the delineation between cost to produce (non-production) and cost to serve (production) for tracking cloud costs back to business benefits.
  • Communicate and collaborate between business, technology, and finance teams.
  • Promote a cost-conscious culture and cloud engineering best practices across the IT organization at H&R Block.
Skills Required:
  • 5+ years professional experience in software development
  • 3-5 years of enterprise experience in either Azure, AWS, GCP with preferably 1-2 years in GCP
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Bold, curious, problem solving, and better together behaviors
  • Data modeling and database query languages
  • IaaS and PaaS cloud architecture
  • CI/CD experience
  • Public Cloud Service Provider certification(s)
  • Big Query / SQL Experience
  • Python or similar automation/scripting languages
  • Familiarity with IaC Tekton / Terraform is preferable
  • GCP Cloud Run, Cloud Functions
Skills Preferred:
  • Background developing applications to monitor and track cloud service cost
  • Familiar with Big Query, Apache Airflow, Astronomer, Composer, Recommender
  • Familiarity with modern architectural modalities such as microservices, serverless, event-based, pub/sub, and data streaming
  • Containerized apps experience with Cloud Run
  • Experience writing and optimizing complex SQL queries
Experience Required:
  • 5+ years of Software Development
  • 2+ years of development experience in Google cloud technologies
Education Required:
  • Bachelor's in Computer Science
Education Preferred:
  • Any Cloud Certifications are a bonus
Additional Info:
At FastTek Global, Our Purpose is Our People and Our Planet. We come to work each day and are reminded we are helping people find their success stories. Also, Doing the right thing is our mantra.  We act responsibly, give back to the communities we serve and have a little fun along the way.
We have been doing this with pride, dedication and plain, old-fashioned hard work for 24 years!
FastTek Global is financially strong, privately held company that is 100% consultant and client focused.
We've differentiated ourselves by being fast, flexible, creative and honest. Throw out everything you've heard, seen, or felt about every other IT Consulting company. We do unique things and we do them for Fortune 10, Fortune 500, and technology start-up companies.
Our benefits are second to none and thanks to our flexible benefit options you can choose the benefits you need or want, options include:
  • Medical and Dental (FastTek pays majority of the medical program)
  • Vision
  • Personal Time Off (PTO) Program
  • Long Term Disability (100% paid)
  • Life Insurance (100% paid)
  • 401(k) with immediate vesting and 3% (of salary) dollar-for-dollar match
Plus, we have a lucrative employee referral program and an employee recognition culture.
FastTek Global was named one of the Top Work Places in Michigan by the Detroit Free Press in 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021 and 2022!
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