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Lilly Azure Cloud Engineer in Indianapolis, Indiana

At Lilly, we unite caring with discovery to make life better for people around the world. We are a global healthcare leader headquartered in Indianapolis, Indiana. Our 35,000 employees around the world work to discover and bring life-changing medicines to those who need them, improve the understanding and management of disease, and give back to our communities through philanthropy and volunteerism. We give our best effort to our work, and we put people first. We’re looking for people who are determined to make life better for people around the world.

Cloud Engineer – Azure

We’re looking for a creative person to work on cloud-based technologies that enable’s Lilly’s purpose of uniting caring with discovery to create medicines that make life better for people around the world. As part of our Cloud Foundation Services team, you will be working in our Microsoft Azure area designing, implementing, automating, modernizing, and optimizing solutions. We need people who love technology, who are willing to go after complex problems, and who have an ability to think about the “big picture” to implement positive change.

As a Cloud Engineer your role will be

Primary Responsibilities

  • Develop and implement repeatable patterns, templates, blueprints and/or accelerators across Azure to enable faster business IT adoption of cloud services.

  • Work as part of the Cloud Foundation Services team to enhance and maintain the existing foundational Azure platform and look for opportunities to standardize across the platforms

  • Keep up to date on cloud services to allow for continuous improvement and to bring new ideas into the team

  • Identify opportunities to further automate manual processes

  • Reduce costs associated with providing the foundational services

Relevant Skills

  • Solid understanding of cloud services in one or more of the following areas: Compute, Data and Storage, Networking, Identity and Access Management, and Security in a Cloud environment

  • Good software engineering background and skills in developing automation and deployment artifacts in cloud environments.

  • Experimental mindset

  • Experience identifying and resolving issues independently. Demonstrate a solid sense of accountability and sound personal judgement

  • Employ Think, Plan, Do, Review critical thinking process for all tasks, large and small

  • Proven analytical and problem-solving skills with information systems

  • Courage to take initiative in unfamiliar or ambiguous circumstances

  • Ability to build relationships and gain alignment with different business functions. Must be able to represent a common point of view across multiple stakeholders.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree or Associate's in Computer Science, Information Technology or related experience

  • One or two years working experience with Azure

  • Hands-on experience with either Python, JSON, YAML, ARM, Git or related technologies

Additional Skills/Preferences

  • Proven experience working with GitHub and understanding of branching strategies

  • Develop and implement technical efforts to design, build, and deploy cloud applications

  • Participate in all aspects of the software development life cycle for cloud solutions

  • Employ exceptional problem-solving skills, with the ability to see and solve issues before they affect business productivity

  • Experience with Agile Development

  • Familiarity with CI/CD toolsets

  • Cloud certification(s) (preferably Azure)

  • Comfortable providing support for remote locations

  • Exceptional customer service orientation

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