Google Cloud: Operations Engineer

Atlanta | Chicago | Detroit area | Kansas City | Philadelphia area Valorem Reply, US - Security Full Time

Please note: This role requires individuals to be within driving distance from our office locations or willing to relocate to Atlanta, Chicago, Detroit, Kansas City or Philadelphia.

Valorem Reply is an award-winning digital transformation firm focused on delivering data-driven enterprise, IT modernization, customer experience, product transformation and digital workplace. Through the expertise of their people and power of Microsoft technologies, they provide hyper-scale and agile delivery of unique digital business services, strategic business models and design-led user experiences. Their innovative strategies and solutions securely and rapidly transform the way their clients do business

At Valorem Reply we are hiring an Google Cloud: Operations Engineer to join our team. In this role you will work in a team responsible for building and maintaining the operating environment for one of our client’s international eCommerce solution. Our ideal candidate is a self-starter, proactive, eager to learn and contribute and have strong communication skills, both written and verbal.


  • Build and maintain the operating environment for the client's international eCommerce solution, leveraging tools like Jenkins, Terraform, and Kubernetes.
  • Collaborate with the Development and Quality Assurance teams to establish and maintain development and test environments.
  • Design and implement infrastructure using GCP (Google Cloud Platform) to ensure robustness and scalability.
  • Create and maintain tools to support application development, deployment, and ensure 24x7 service availability.
  • Respond to service requests and work with the Global eCommerce team to resolve issues affecting the availability, security, performance, and capacity of the international eCommerce solution.
  • Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in Information Technology; MIS, Computer Science, or related field
  • 5 Years of experience in system operations in a multi-server environment.
  • Proficiency with GCP (Google Cloud Platform) for infrastructure deployment and maintenance. (experience using Azure is also beneficial but not necessary).
  • Knowledge of one or more of Linux, Java, or Relational Database Management systems (particularly MySQL).
  • Comfortable using Google office products, including email, spreadsheets, documents, and presentations.
  • Strong foundational knowledge in Kubernetes and Jenkins for production-level application deployments.
  • Experience with eCommerce platforms, particularly SAP Commerce.
  • Preferred Qualifications

  • Advanced expertise with Kubernetes, Docker, and other technologies for running large production applications in containers.
  • Experience with Atlassian tools (including JIRA, Confluence, BitBucket, Bamboo).
  • In-depth knowledge of principles of Continuous Integration and Continuous Deployment practices.
  • Familiarity with the SAP Commerce platform (hybris).
  • Hands-on experience with Terraform for infrastructure-as-code practices.
  • Demonstrated ability to research and introduce new technologies, practices, and techniques; showcasing a commitment to continuous learning.
  • Atlanta | Chicago | Detroit area | Kansas City | Philadelphia area

    Google Cloud: Operations Engineer