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Senior Cloud Engineer

Product Development | Portland, OR | Full Time

Job Description

About Us:

Founded in 2003 and headquartered in Portland, Oregon, BlueVolt is a pioneer in the eLearning industry. BlueVolt's training solutions help many organizations increase sales, build brand awareness, and enhance employee knowledge. Along with its learning management system (LMS) and channel learning and readiness (CLR) SaaS platform, the company offers a range of client-focused services, including course and curriculum development, strategic support, business intelligence, and unique channel-training innovations.

BlueVolt believes relationships matter and that people desire to grow their skills. When that happens, companies also increase, and communities thrive.

 BlueVolt has helped organizations, employees, and partners build knowledge to drive personal and professional growth to develop stronger relationships.


Position Summary:  Cloud engineer is responsible for assessing the company's technology infrastructure and explore options for moving to the cloud. The responsibilities include deploying product updates, identifying production issues, and implementing integrations that meet customer needs. In addition, the Cloud Engineer is often called upon to negotiate with vendors, coordinate with IT team members, and communicate with senior leadership about any progress in cloud projects.


Essential Duties and ResponsibilitiesTo perform this job successfully, an individual must complete the following satisfactorily; other duties may be assigned. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Manage and maintain the infrastructure, then moving and launching our site at its new home, guiding the team through the entire process to success.
  • Effectively manage and assign projects as necessary while lending continuous support to the team with good availability.
  • Building and maintaining tools, solutions, and microservices associated with deployment and our operations platform, ensuring that all meet our customer service standards and reduce errors.
  • Actively troubleshoot any issues that arise during testing and production, catching and solving problems before launch.
  • Test our system integrity, implemented designs, application developments, and other processes related to infrastructure, making improvements as needed.
  • Update our processes and design new processes as needed to optimize performance.
  • Deploy product updates as required while implementing integrations when they arise.
  • Automate our operational processes as needed, with accuracy, and in compliance with our security requirements.
  • Specifying, documenting, and developing new product features, and writing automated scripts so that others may understand.
  • Establish DevOps Engineer team best practices.
  • Manage code deployments, fixes, updates, and related processes.
  • Work with open-source technologies as needed.
  • Work with CI and CD tools and source control such as GIT and SVN.
  • Lead the team through development and operations to produce results conducive to company interests.
  • Offer good technical support where needed, developing software for our back-end systems.
  • Stay current with industry trends and source new ways for our business to improve.


Qualifications:  To perform this job successfully, an individual must perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. 


Bachelor's degree from four-year college or university; or one to two years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.  

Experience cloud platforms and understanding how cloud resources are allocated and paid for.


  • Competitive Benefits package including generous PTO, Floating holidays,  Simple IRA w/ match, Life Insurance, and Medical, Dental, and Vision.