Date Posted: 12 / 19 / 2019
Requisition Number: 12845
City: Atlanta
Shift: Weekday - Days
Shift Details: Monday - Friday 8:00am - 5:00pm
Full/Part Time Status: Full Time
State: GA

Cloud Security Engineer


Who we are:

At Ventures, we are innovators.  We are developing cutting-edge technology and pushing the envelope to bring unmatched quality to our drivers and customers.  We believe in having fun while working hard in our fast-paced, innovative environment and appreciate the value of collaboration and the spirit of teamwork. Be part of an organization providing unparalleled service to our customers by joining our talented team today.


What’s in it for me:

Right Role.  Right Tools.  Right People.  We invest in our talent starting on day one.  You will be provided with personal and professional development opportunities that complement your interests and encourage you to build a career you’re passionate about.  Whether it is employee stock options, profit-sharing, 401K, professional development, or our competitive pay, we help prepare you for the future.  Be part of an organization that values out-of-the-box thinking and rewards employees for going above and beyond.  Curious about the other benefits of working with us?  Check out our perks below!           

What we're looking for               


The Cloud Engineer will work closely with the DevOps team for implementing continuous integration and deployment of codes to cloud hosted environments with a goal of high availability, full-tolerance, and scalability. You will also be responsible for designing, deploying, and maintaining development, test, and production cloud hosted environments 

Duties & Responsibilities 

  • Participate in planning, implementation, and growth of the infrastructure on AWS cloud 
  • Work closely with the architect and engineers to design networks, systems, and storage environments that effectively reflect application and business requirements 
  • Manage full application stacks from the Operating Systems through custom applications sing AWS cloud-based environments 
  • Define and document best DevOps practices and strategies regarding application deployment and infrastructure maintenance 
  • Manage CI/CD pipelines and environments of networks, systems, and storage that effectively             reflect business needs, security requirements, and service level requirements 
  • Implement automations for AWS cloud infrastructure management  


Shift information
Monday- Friday 8am – 5pm (Flexible)


  • Bachelors or Master’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or a related field. 


  • Minimum of 3 years of experience with the AWS or similar environment, including building, automating provisioning/de-provisioning, and managing complex secure cloud environments 
  • Demonstrated experience with or Operating Systems and/or cloud tools (AWS preferred) 
  • Demonstrated experience of protocols and related tools at all layers of the /IP stack 
  • Demonstrated ability to manage a continuous integration and continuous deployment  
  • Demonstrated experience with designing and implementing scalable software services in a cloud- based environment 
  • Proficient in developing scripts and scripting languages 
  • Demonstrated methodical troubleshooting skills and strong critical and procedural thinking 
  • Architect-level proficiency in AWS ecosystem or similar experience is preferred: 
    • Storage (S3, Redshift) 
    • Compute (EC2, ECS, Lambda) 
    • Networking (VPC, WAF) 
    • Security/Auth/Auditing (IAM, CloudTrail) 
    • Monitoring (CloudWatch) 
    • CloudFront 
    • Experience in Terraform, Cloud Formation, or other IaC tools 
    • Container Orchestration tools (Kubernetes (preferred) Docker, etc.) 
    • Gitlab, Python, Java 



  • AWS Certified Solutions Architect Associate/Professional preferred 


  • Medical, Dental and Vision
  • 401K
  • Stock Purchase Plan
  • Vacation, Sick, & Personal time
  • Paid Holidays
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • On-site work out facility
  • Monthly Parking


Work Environment / Physical Requirements – Normal office settings.

Employees are required to maintain proper attendance and punctuality to ensure that the department is operated in an efficient and cost-effective manner. Unless otherwise noted, the position requires work on an USX site or USX customer location site while performing the essential functions of this position.

This job description indicates the general nature and level of work expected for this position.  It is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities.  Employees performing this job may be asked to perform other duties as required and the responsibilities of the position may change. Reasonable accommodations will be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

U.S. Xpress is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to creating and maintaining a diverse workforce.