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Cloud Ops Manager

Date:  Jan 6, 2022

Bangalore, KA, IN

Requisition ID:  30748

About Avaya

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About The Opportunity

To be successful in this role you will have to be a person with excellent managerial and technical skills, ramp up on the fly, quick learner, and a great team player with the right attitude.

About The Responsibilities

Be part of Cloud Operations team and work with other functional groups and stakeholders and ensure the Cloud Platform is always stable, up and running.

  • Lead the Cloud operations team on a day-to-day basis maintaining continuous availability, durability, scale and up time of the platform as well as services/applications
  • Assign and track the incidents reported, facilitate blameless post-mortems and ensure permanent closure of incidents
  • Engage with the development team throughout the life cycle to help develop software for reliability and scale, ensuring minimal refactoring or changes
  • Monitor and manage Cloud based infrastructure (AZURE/GCP/AWS) including Virtual Machines, virtual Networks, Storage, Backup, etc
  • Closely work with stakeholders and plan the maintenance activities of the Cloud Platform
  • Participate in the 24x7 support coverage as per the business requirement.

About The Requirements


•Proven experience in the Management of Cloud Operations and Maintenance teams for any of the Public Cloud Platform (AZURE/AWS/GCP).


Having 12+ years of industry experience and minimum 3 years of management experience in the following areas.
•Manage a Cloud OPS team with specific focus of Cloud Services are fully up and running.
•Work with Customer, Partner, SRE’s and Engineering team on planning and upgrading the platform with minimal down time.
•Responsible for Change management of the Cloud Platform and Cloud Services.
•Build and maintain monthly shift schedules, track progress of the incidents and provide regular status updates on key project milestones to leadership team and other stakeholders.
•Responsible for risk identification and mitigation
•Provide technical and hands-on leadership across multiple project areas
•Responsible for Initiating hiring/engagement, maintenance of employee data and all supervisor transactions for their direct reports
•Manage a team of 7+ people. Perform all coaching and management functions including setting priorities, performance assessment with some upper management oversight.
•Extensive knowledge of any of the public cloud platform (AZURE/GCP/AWS).
•Extensive experience in Incident & Change Management
•Hands on experience in deployment of Microservices in Kubernetes based orchestration suites.
•Should have working knowledge of Public/Hybrid Cloud/Virtualization, Windows/Linux servers, Database and Networking concepts.
•Ability to quickly assimilate technical and non-technical information
•Experience with monitoring tools like Prometheus, Grafana, Datadog, ELK etc. 
•Prior experience in Telecommunications based solutions & technologies is an added advantage
•Prior work experience with Avaya Products/Solutions is an added advantage.
•Ability to prioritize and multitask as needed
•Outstanding collaboration and communication skills
•Ability to effectively collaborate with distributed team
•Willing to work flexible hours as needed by the project.


12+ Years of Experience


Bachelor degree or equivalent experience
Advance Degree preferred

Preferred Certifications


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