Data Center and Cloud Engineer - Information Technology #759

Date: Nov 12, 2021

Location: La Crosse, WI, US, 54603

Company: Kwik Trip Inc

Location: Department #671  1813 Kramer Street  La Crosse , WI  54603  
Requisition: 130337  
Shift: Daytime
Education Experience: Associates Degree
Employment Experience: 3-5 years

Already a Kwik Trip Coworker?  Follow this link to apply:  myapps.kwiktrip.com 

Kwik Trip’s Network Services Department has an opening for a Cloud Platform Engineer. 


What you’ll be doing… 

As a Data Center and Cloud Engineer, you will be responsible for working independently and in a team environment to assist in the design, implementation, and support of Kwik Trip’s public cloud as well as the private cloud infrastructure – compute, storage, and virtualization.


Responsibilities Include: 

  • Assist in design, implementing and administration of Kwik Trip’s public cloud environment. 
  • Configure and manage monitoring, alerting, and reporting of key performance indicators in Kwik Trip’s cloud


  • Manage security updates for assigned servers and public cloud resources 
  • Assist in design, implementation and administration of data center compute, storage and virtual environments 
  • Perform scheduled maintenance and updates on the data center compute, storage and virtualization infrastructure.


What we’re looking for... 

You’ll need to have: 

  • Associate degree in Information Systems/Network Systems Administration or equivalent combination of

education and experience.

  • 3 or more years of experience managing hardware, storage and virtualization infrastructure.
  • 3 or more years of relevant experience (Microsoft Azure Infrastructure as a Service and Platform as a




Advanced Knowledge and Skills Required: 

  • Knowledge and experience deploying, administering and maintaining the following areas of Microsoft Azure: Virtual Machines, App Services, vnets, Storage, Application Gateways, Load Balancers, Firewalls, and Application Insights.
  • Active Directory.
  • Azure Active Directory.
  • Fundamental understanding of network attached storage.
  • Understanding of data center racking and cabling.
  • Fundamental understanding of data center hardware.
  • Fundamental networking knowledge and skills.
  • Experience managing VMware virtual environments.
  • Strong communication and customer service skills.
  • Strong analytical skills.
  • Skilled in diagnosing and resolving cloud platform, hardware, and software issues.
  • Ability to perform at a high level within a fast-paced and high-pressure environment.
  • Ability to effectively work independently as well as in a team environment.
  • Strong desire to establish and meet aggressive deadlines.


Even better if you have: 

  • Experience with NetApp, Cisco ACI and Nutanix technologies.
  • Experience with Amazon Web Services.
  • Experience with Google Cloud Platform.
  • Experience with Linux Operating systems (Redhat, Suse, Ubuntu).
  • Microsoft Certified: Microsoft Azure Fundamentals.


Work Schedule: Monday through Friday, daytime hours with non-business hours support as required along with a rotating on-call schedule.


Kwik Trip, Inc. OVERVIEW:

For over 50 years, Kwik Trip, Inc. has operated friendly, clean, trusted, family-owned, local convenience stores in communities throughout Wisconsin, Minnesota, Iowa, and Illinois. With a commitment to generosity, Kwik Trip, Inc. is dedicated to treating coworkers and guests like family. We continue to look for ways to improve our guest shopping experience and product offerings, as well as to ensure we provide a safe and fun work environment for our coworkers. We offer competitive wage and benefits and continue to invest in our family of coworkers and provide them with career advancement and growth opportunities.

Kwik Trip, Inc. is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.

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Nearest Major Market: La Crosse
Nearest Secondary Market: Winona

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