Back to Job Search Results

Sr. Cloud Infrastructure Engineer

Remote | Encinitas, California
Freelance | Job ID #72503 | $79 - $82 hourly | Posted 3 weeks ago

Onward Search is seeking an Cloud Infrastructure Engineer with experience in Google Cloud Platform to support our client growing in the online financial space. 


  • Deploy and automate workloads on the Google Cloud Platform (GCP).
  • Collaborate with the Infrastructure team to enhance existing ci/cd frameworks to support IT services, including enterprise network platforms.
  • Work closely with security and compliance teams to integrate surveillance tooling into deployment pipelines.
  • Design and implement automation solutions to streamline operational IT support workflows.
  • Architect, implement, and support Kubernetes deployments.
  • Develop a technology roadmap based on product requirements.
  • Participate in on-call duties to support AWS service deployment pipelines.
  • Promote a DevSecOps mindset and establish best practices for top-tier cloud security.
  • Provide mentorship and coaching to team members.
  • Establish and maintain high-quality technical documentation standards for IT engineering.
  • Thrive in an operational environment with strict SLAs and managed incident response and disaster recovery strategies.
  • Lead incident response efforts, conduct root cause analysis, and facilitate blameless retrospectives.
  • Define relevant metrics and design/implement automation solutions based on monitoring and observability.


  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in supporting GCP infrastructure.
  • A minimum of 7 years of experience in automating cloud infrastructure.
  • Proficiency in at least one scripting language (e.g., Bash, Python, Ruby, Go, etc.).
  • Strong command of version control using CI/CD, particularly Git.
  • Expertise in configuring and implementing modern open-source tools such as Terraform, Ansible, Kubernetes, and Docker.
  • Profound experience with configuration management systems like Ansible, Chef, Puppet, or Salt.
  • Extensive knowledge of containers and container orchestration, including Docker and Kubernetes.


Employer Details:

  • Onward Search is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in an employment with regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status or any other classification protected by federal, state and local laws and ordinances. Candidates must be at least 18 years old to be considered for employment. EOE/M/F/D/V/SO.
  • In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.
  • Onward Search offers medical, dental, vision benefits, as well as a 401k program, for all eligible full time temporary assignments.
  • Onward Search is unable to support 1099 / Corp-to-Corp or Independent Contractor arrangements at this time. All freelancers will be paid as W2 employees.
  • Onward Search is a drug-free workplace.

Pay: $79 - $82 hourly


Turn on email alerts for this search