Principal Cloud Operations Engineer, GOVT

Job title: Principal Cloud Operations Engineer, GOVT

Company: Manhattan Associates

Job description: Together, we create possibilities that move life and commerce forward.

Manhattan Associates is a technology leader in supply chain and omnichannel commerce. We unite information across the enterprise, converging front-end sales with back-end supply chain execution. Our cloud and on-premises solutions and unmatched experience help drive both top-line growth and bottom-line profitability for our customers.

Making an impact every day. We have spent the last 30 years listening, learning and working with our clients to become the most experienced supply chain execution company in the world. Every day, we help the world’s most innovative manufacturers, retailers and wholesalers push themselves and their industries to solve the unsolvable problems of the past.

Principle Duties and Responsibilities

  • Use and enhance the DevSecOps pipeline to manage application and infrastructure changes. Automate and integrate processes using tools such as Ansible, Terraform, Git, Jira, and Jenkins. Mentor the team to embrace an infrastructure and configuration as code mindset. Automate verification testing, deployment, failover, and rollback.
  • Orchestrate automated installation and configuration of Manhattan Associates applications operating in containerized and server-based environments.
  • Operate and enhance third-party cloud-based applications for application security, endpoint protection, identity management, firewalls, event management and network security. Research, evaluate and implement new solutions.
  • Design, develop and implement cloud infrastructure and services to meet operational requirements. Drive adherence to the principle of least privilege across all aspects of the cloud landscape.
  • Administer and enhance the cloud-based extended network including transit VPCs, firewalls, load balancers, proxies, connectivity with clients and third-parties, and internal zone-to-zone communications. Focus on security, performance, high availability and disaster recovery.
  • Administer cloud-based Linux and Windows servers and containers. Drive adoption of the zero-trust model across all cloud-based resources.
  • Act as a senior-level escalation point for production system monitoring, support and incident response.
  • Develop technical improvements and fixes by leading collaboration with our team and vendors.
  • Work with team members to ensure processes are fully documented by maintaining technical references including articles, diagrams, spreadsheets, and checklists.
  • Provide expertise and guidance related to cloud engineering and automation to management, internal teams and customers.


  • Bachelor’s degree or Master’s degree in computer science, engineering or a related technical field
  • A security clearance is not immediately required, but candidates may be subject to a U.S. government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.
  • Must be a citizen of the United States of America.
  • At least five years of post-bachelor’s experience in a software related technical field.
  • At least four years of experience in an operations engineering role providing in-depth production environment technical support for web-based applications in a cloud environment.
  • Strong current experience engineering and supporting production web-based applications on Amazon Web Services or Google Cloud Platform.

Our People-First Culture Defines Us. Manhattan Associates is committed to a diverse and inclusive work environment. We embrace the unique backgrounds, experiences and perspectives of every team member. Our 3,400+ team members are the cornerstone of our global, dynamic culture that supports professional and personal development, drives employee commitment, enables successful collaboration and sparks ongoing innovation.

Manhattan Associates is at the forefront of the most innovative supply chain technologies in the industry. We pride ourselves on promoting a culture that encourages open minds, fosters superior communication and creates opportunity for growth. We are proudly an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a veteran. In the United States, Manhattan Associates participates in the Employment Eligibility Verification Program (E-Verify) operated by the Department of Homeland Security in partnership with the Social Security Administration. Participation in the E-Verify Program allows Manhattan Associates to confirm the employment eligibility of all newly hired employees after the Employment Eligibility Verification Form (Form I-9) has been completed.

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Location: Atlanta, GA

Job date: Mon, 11 Apr 2022 04:23:34 GMT

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