Cloud Data Engineer in Milan, IL at Volt

Date Posted: 12/6/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Milan, IL
  • Duration:
    100 weeks
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  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Volt provides highly skilled contingent workers to local, national and international clients in all major industries.  We offer competitive compensation, the chance to work with some of the world’s leading companies, and a staff committed to helping you take the next step on your career path.

For this role, candidates must be available to work on W2 for Volt.  No C2C or 3rd party vendors please.

Volt has an opportunity for you to become part of a prestigious team of professionals.  We are seeking a Cloud Data Engineer to work onsite at John Deere’s facility in Milan, IL.  This is a contingent position forecasted for three years.  Within this role, you will work side-by-side with the ISG development teams and be primarily responsible for developing tools and automation for the administration of business-critical applications and products.  In addition, you will:

  • Lead efforts in automation, continuous deployment, and configuration management for ISG application databases
  • Contribute to planning efforts for disaster recovery, capacity expansion, component upgrading, and system hardening. Day-to-day management of customer-facing application environments
  • Research new promising tools and technologies, and ways to more elegantly/ efficiently solve problems
  • Maintain the availability and performance of the applications, as well as the various internal services and systems of application and database services and servers that these core interfaces depend on
  • Produce and maintain documentation on installations, incidents and procedures


  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, or a closely related field, from an accredited college or university
  • 7+ years of Linux administration experience, preferably for SaaS based organization(s) and databases
  • Experience with shell scripting and other interpreted languages – JavaScript and Python
  • Solid MongoDB, DynamoDB or other NoSQL database experience
  • Ability to design systems that focus on performance, reliability and scalability
  • Success with Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery - be a champion for building tools that support developers building and deploying their own code
  • Experience with the deployment, data migrations, and maintenance of databases. Heavy on automation
  • Experience building/implementing monitoring for databases, services and health status
  • Experience with Application Performance Monitoring tools and an ability to monitor and optimize the platform based upon findings
  • Highly organized with the ability to multi-task
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills, with the ability to work across the organization and interact effectively at all levels of management and peers

*** This position is located in Milan, IL.  Candidates must be able to relocate to this location at their own expense. ***

Submit your resume today for immediate consideration!

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Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.