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Senior Cloud Architect


New York, NY, US, 10036

New York

Paramount (NASDAQ: PARA; PARAA) is a leading global media and entertainment company that creates premium content and experiences for audiences worldwide. Driven by iconic studios, networks and streaming services, its portfolio of consumer brands includes CBS, Showtime Networks, Paramount Pictures, Nickelodeon, MTV, Comedy Central, BET, Paramount+, Pluto TV and Simon & Schuster, among others. The company delivers the largest share of the U.S. television audience and boasts one of the industry's most important and extensive libraries of TV and film titles. In addition to offering innovative streaming services and digital video products, Paramount provides powerful capabilities in production, distribution and advertising solutions.


Overview and Responsibilities:

Paramount Technology is hiring a Senior Cloud Architect to join the Computer and Cloud Services team. This position is responsible for spear heading and accelerating Kubernetes adoption in the organization. The ideal candidate will have extensive experience deploying Kubernetes (more specifically Anthos), leading Kubernetes in multiple cloud environments and crafting / packaging apps for deployment into Kubernetes by implementing solutions like Helm Charts. Development experience is key as you will help Software and Development Operation (DevOps) Engineers migrate apps from legacy environments such as Virtual Machines and other container platforms such as ECS to Anthos/GKE on varying existing platforms.

  • Providing an internal Kubernetes platform offering by demonstrating Anthos on AWS and GKE and developing standards and standard practices on maintaining clusters
  • Operationalizing and improving reliability by creating workflows around key performance indicators, information logs, and alerts from Kubernetes implementing Newrelic
  • Improving our Kubernetes platform by providing additional services and strategies around Knative, Istio, and other Kubernetes native services such as coordinating operators for hosting stateful services
  • Developing and maintaining internal Helm repositories hosted in GitHub Enterprise and influencing both Helm and Kustomize to perform deployments
  • Work closely with DevOps teams by providing guidance and helping teams demonstrate our Kubernetes Namespace-as-a-service offering by migrating workloads and containerizing apps.
  • Build a true Hybrid Cloud Kubernetes-based strategy while demonstrating expertise in diverse cloud providers such as AWS, Azure and GCP
  • Ability to provide long-term cost-effective strategies for proposals and making sure that proposals align to the needs of the business
  • Providing any development assistance using Go language to enhance and extend the Kubernetes platform such as writing an operator



Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Cyber Security or related Computer Science field—Master’s Degree preferred
  • Experience supplying Go Programming Language in open-source projects under HashiCorp, Kubernetes, or any of the other open-source projects would be effective
  • Jenkins / Other Development Operations platform experience in one or more of the following areas: Python, Terraform, Jenkins, Coreos, Azure etc.



Additional Qualifications:

  • Computer Science or Related Degree (required)
  • Kubernetes (5+ years)
  • Helm (3+ years)
  • Golang (3+ years)
  • Linux (8+ years)
  • GCP (3+ Years)
  • AWS (1+ Years)
  • Site Reliability Engineering (2+ years)





Paramount is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) including disability/vet. 


At Paramount, the spirit of inclusion feeds into everything that we do, on-screen and off. From the programming and movies we create to employee benefits/programs and social impact outreach initiatives, we believe that opportunity, access, resources and rewards should be available to and for the benefit of all. Paramount is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, religion, creed, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship status, marital status, disability, gender identity, gender expression, and Veteran status. 


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Paramount believes in creating environments that allow our primary focus to remain on providing entertainment, education and information to our millions of viewers around the world. As part of this commitment to health and safety, Paramount requires COVID-19 vaccines for current U.S. employees, including all newly hired employees, subject to applicable law. Union employees are subject to the agreement reached between the Company and the applicable Union.

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