Cloud Engineer


The Cloud Engineer will be responsible for working with teams across Kount, an Equifax company to help design, implement, and support solutions in our AWS environments.


Who is Kount?

​Kount, an Equifax Company, delivers digital fraud prevention and account protection for more than 9,000 leading brands and payment providers. Linked by Kount’s award-winning AI, the Identity Trust Global Network analyzes signals from 32 billion annual interactions to personalize experiences across the spectrum of trust — from ensuring frictionless experiences to blocking fraud. Quick and accurate identity trust decisions deliver safe payment, account creation, and login events while reducing digital fraud, chargebacks, false positives, and manual reviews.


At Equifax, we believe knowledge drives progress. As a global data, analytics and technology company, we play an essential role in the global economy by helping employers, employees, financial institutions and government agencies make critical decisions with greater confidence.


We work to help create seamless and positive experiences during life’s pivotal moments: applying for jobs or a mortgage, financing an education or buying a car. Our impact is real and to accomplish our goals we focus on nurturing our people for career advancement and their learning and development, supporting our next generation of leaders, maintaining an inclusive and diverse work environment, and regularly engaging and recognizing our employees. Regardless of location or role, the individual and collective work of our employees makes a difference and we are looking for talented team players to join us as we help people live their financial best.


The perks of being an Equifax employee?
We offer excellent compensation packages with market competitive pay, comprehensive healthcare packages, 401k matching, schedule flexibility, work from home opportunities, paid time off, and organizational growth potential.
Grow at your own pace through online courses at Learning @ Equifax.


What you’ll do:

Implement secure and scalable solutions in AWS for various technical teams
Build CI/CD pipelines to deploy infrastructure and application changes to multiple environments.
Define all AWS resources using Terraform and CloudFormation.
Troubleshoot issues across services deployed to environments in AWS.
Provide guidance and technical excellence mentoring to cross-functional team of software engineers, QA engineers, and machine learning engineers.



Experience with Linux administration and troubleshooting
Expertise in Kubernetes and has in-depth experience with designing, administering, and maintaining Kubernetes clusters (preferably in AWS—aka, Elastic Kubernetes Service) in a production environment and more in-depth knowledge of AWS managed services.
Experience with Docker and container orchestration systems such as EKS or EC
Able to implement configuration management solutions for managing deployed resources
Experience with metrics, monitoring, and visualization tools such as Grafana or DataDog


Extra points for any of the following:

Experience with AWS
Scripting or programming experience
Experience using configuration management tools such as Terraform, Chef, Ansible or Puppet (Terraform preferred)
Experience with network/server configuration for automated software deployment
Experience in the Financial Industry or Ecommerce.
Experience with Golang, or Python
Experience with integration of APM solutions such as DataDog
Experience with Docker
Experience with build automation systems such as Gitlab CI


Success attributes of an Equifax employee; does this describe you?
Think and act differently


We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.


If this sounds like somewhere you want to work, don’t delay, apply today – we’re looking for you!




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