PRINCIPAL FINANCIAL GROUP Cloud Infrastructure and Operations Engi in DES MOINES, Iowa

Cloud Infrastructure and Operations Engineer - #222493Job Area:ITBusiness Area:PGI OtherLocation:IA - Des MoinesCareer Category:Experienced ProfessionalFull/Part Time:Full-TimeRegular/Temporary:RegularDate Posted:01/11/2019Responsibilities:Are you looking for a new challenge at work where you can bring your expertise to a newly formed cloud team?If so, come make an instant impact to Principal Global Investors (PGI) Cloud Platform Engineering Team! You will design, build, implement, monitor, and manage the enterprise cloud infrastructure and shared services that applications run on in the Cloud. We are looking for someone who has a passion to share their knowledge, grow their cloud experience, and make a significant impact to PGI's business. You will be helping build solutions to automate as much of IT operations as possible.Here are some key components to your day to day work:Cloud Service DesignAutomationCloud Service DeploymentLogging, Monitoring, and RemediationConfiguration and Compliance*We would prefer that this position sit in our Des Moines, IA office, but we are open to considering remote candidates*Qualifications:Associate's or Bachelor's degree in a science, technology, engineering, or math related field or equivalent work experience (6 years of experience equates to an Associate's degree when defining "equivalent work experience")5+ years of IT experience2+ years of software development/coding experience (Python, JavaScript, etc.)1+ year of cloud experience with one of the large cloud providers (AWS, Azure, Google Cloud Platform)Additional preferred technical experience:A keen interest in new technologies and open sourceExperience working in an Agile/Scrum environmentCloud certifications a plusKeys to success in this position:Willingness to research and self-study to keep technical skills relevant in a highly complex environmentInnovative and ability to think outside the box for creative problem solvingMentors and coaches colleagues and seeks opportunities for continuous improvementComfortable working in cross functional and multidisciplinary teamsAbility to work independently and as part of a teamAbility to multi-task and prioritize deadlinesExcellent verbal and written communication skills with great attention to detail and accuracyLearn more about our company!:As a member of Principal's global IT community, you are part of a high-performing culture that promotes employee empowerment, innovation, collaboration, and career development while fostering flexibility between professional and personal responsibilities. The work you do while partnering closely with the business puts our customers' needs first by shaping the financial security of millions of lives across the globe!Principal was #29 on Computerworld's list of making it 17 years in a row on the list! Click the link to read all about it.And, if you have 2 minutes, you'll want to watch this video about our company:Job Level:Willing to consider applicants at multiple job levels.Principal Code of Ethics:You may be required to comply with a Code of Ethics which covers personal trading activities for you and members of your household.Additional Information:What's next? Innovation at its finest.We'll review your application and if you're selected for an interview, you'll receive an invite for a pre-recorded interview experience. Haven't done that before, don't worry. We've got all the tips and tricks available to help you be successful. With a pre-recorded interview, you can add your own flair and personality - at your pace.Be sure to check your email frequently. We'll communicate our decisions through the email address used on your online profile. If you receive an email from our Principal Talent Acquisition Team, you've been selected to begin your pre-recorded interview experience and have a set time to submit.Benefits designed with you in mind.Because each employee is unique, our benefit packages give you lots of choices. We offer comprehensive benefits