Cloud Academy · Nov 10th 2020
Cloud Academy is the leading digital skills development platform that enables every enterprise to become a tech company through guidedLearning Paths,Hands-on Labs, andSkill Assessment. Cloud Academy delivers role-specific training on the leading cloud platforms (AWS,Azure,Google Cloud Platform), essential methodologies needed to operate on and between clouds (DevOps,security,containers), and capabilities that are unlocked by the cloud (big data,machine learning).
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Our growing Content Team is now looking for a Labs Developer to create new Labs for our Labs Technology group. This role is a hybrid between a Content Creator and a Technical Writer and we are looking for someone with experience and passion in both.
The ideal person has an understanding of cloud technologies and is passionate to teach what they have learned to others. You will be working with a SaaS product on a team of 3 to 6 people to build online labs.
This position is 100% remote and will report to our Lead Labs Developer.
Create fulfilling labs and lab challenges in one or more Cloud Academy library categories
Write infrastructure as code templates to provision resources when labs start
Secure lab environments by defining least privilege identity and access management policies
Develop serverless functions to check the progress of users as they progress through labs and lab challenges
Consistently deliver new labs on time
Update labs in our library to ensure they are up-to-date and providing the best possible experience for our customers
Work with the content team to integrate labs and lab challenges into learning paths
Communicate feedback and ideas to software developers to continuously improve the lab platform
At least 2 years experience in production environments and/or technical writing
Able to independently transform a blueprint of a lab into an elegant learning experience for our end users
Experienced with Amazon Web Services, Azure, or Google Cloud Platform
Experience with implementing infrastructure as code (CloudFormation, ARM templates, Deployment Manager, or Terraform)
Proficient with a programming or scripting language, such as Python, Node.js, PowerShell, and/or Bash
Able to document in clear technical steps
Work alongside software developers to provide constant feedback on new releases
Extremely proficient in both written and spoken English
Additionally, the following will be viewed favorably:
Experienced with automating, designing infrastructure, and developing new features to attract customers
One or more public cloud vendor certifications
Experienced with RESTful APIs,
Familiarity with Git, Hyper-V, Docker, and/or Kubernetes
Competitive salary with an annual bonus
Budget for professional development
4 weeks paid vacation per year
Great company culture and work environment
Highly-skilled teammates and lots of opportunities for growth and development