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Title:  Cloud Engineer - Remote

Job ID:  2846

Chicago, IL, US

Category:  Information Technology

Donnelley Financial Solutions (DFIN) is a leader in risk and compliance solutions, providing insightful technology, industry expertise and data insights to clients across the globe. We’re here to help you make smarter decisions with insightful technology, industry expertise and data insights at every stage of your business and investment lifecycles. As markets fluctuate, regulations evolve and technology advances, we’re there. And through it all, we deliver confidence with the right solutions in moments that matter. 


The Cloud Engineer manages all aspects of DFIN public and private cloud environments, including design, architecture, availability, reliability, performance, monitoring, app deployments, and security. This position plays an integral part in the development of strategies for optimal use of 3rd party cloud platforms within the organization. Provides support to customers. Must be able to work with little supervision in a highly charged and fast-paced environment and will participate in an on-call rotation to provide off-hour support when needed.


  • Oversee the Azure cloud infrastructure and platform that host critical financial applications. 
  • Participate in planning and execution of tasks related to the evaluation of new cloud-based initiatives (Upgraded Versions, Third-Party Solutions, Integration with additional Enterprise Systems). 
  • Perform typical engineer activities such as building and documenting processes for provisioning environments, backups, restores, security updates, issue resolution, and documentation. 
  • Provide tier 3 Technical support for any issues related to infrastructure and platform, identify root cause, fix, and document problems, and implement preventive measures  
  • Collaborate with respective teams to respond to security issues, service interruptions, or other critical situations to re-establish system functionality. Monitor, analyze, develop, and implement the response to problem trends. 
  • Regularly review existing systems and make recommendations for improvements in accordance with best practices and security standards. 
  • Plan, organize, and coordinate all aspects of large and/or complex system administration projects. 
  • Experience with Containers (Kubernetes or Docker) preferred. 
  • Experience with PowerShell or scripting languages preferred. 
  • Experience with CI/CD systems preferred. 


  • Bachelor's degree in the discipline related to functional work and/or role with 3-5 years of relevant work experience OR demonstrated the ability to meet the job requirements through a comparable number of years of applicable work experience. 
  • Troubleshooting and analytical skills. 
  • Effective communication and collaboration skills. 

It is the policy of Donnelley Financial Solutions to select, place and manage all its employees without discrimination based on race, color, national origin, gender, age, religion, actual or perceived disability, veteran's status, actual or perceived sexual orientation, genetic information or any other protected status. 

If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you have the right to request a reasonable accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access as a result of your disability.  You can request a reasonable accommodation by sending an email to #BI-Remote

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