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Lead Cloud Systems Engineer

Req id:  10632

Virtual, GB Reading, GB London, GB



As the Information Company, our mission at OpenText is to create software solutions and deliver services that redefine the future of digital. Be part of a winning team that leads the way in Enterprise Information Management.  



Overview of Business Function


OpenText Cloud Operations is responsible for the global operations and delivery of our Open Text cloud services to clients in multiple industries. Our offerings range from shared, multitenant SaaS offerings to Managed Services supporting Enterprise Clients and are hosted on a variety of infrastructure platforms. The Cloud Operations team is responsible for defining the technical platform and partnering with our engineering and security teams to deliver solutions using a DevSecOps approach. 


Candidate Value Proposition


The OpenText Lead Cloud Systems Engineer will be part of a global team of engineers responsible for the deployment, management, performance tuning, configuration and troubleshooting of the infrastructure that powers delivery of the Legal Tech products.




  • Participate in strategic projects
  • Deploy, manage, and troubleshoot AWS Services (EC2, EBS, ECS, S3, etc.)
  • Upgrade and security patching of Operating Systems and applications according to vendor recommendation
  • Participate in troubleshooting, capacity planning, performance tuning
  • Stay current with public cloud technology and product offerings
  • Participate in the infrastructure automation initiative.
  • Participate in on-call rotation.
  • All other duties as directed.


Knowledge and Skills


  • Ability to scope and specify technical solutions based on requirements
  • Strong understanding of industry best practices and standards.
  • Experience working with highly complex enterprise systems
  • Proven ability to troubleshoot complex infrastructure systems
  • Familiarity with core networking concepts
  • Strong understanding of ITIL processes
  • Excellent time management and prioritization skill
  • B.S in computer science or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • 5-8 years of progressive responsibility in public cloud deployments.
  • Strong proficiency in automation and configuration tools such as PowerShell (PowerCLI), Python, Ansible, Salt
  • Hands on experience with Windows and Linux Operating Systems


Desired Skills


  • Experience monitoring cloud services with New Relic, Zabbix, Cloudwatch, ELK
  • Experience with container management and micro-services architectures




At OpenText we understand and value diversity in our employees and are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Our growing team is mapping the future of Information Management, and we continue to make new discoveries that expand its boundaries. Join us and be part of a winning team, where the opportunities for your career are limitless. 

From its innovative start as a research project by University of Waterloo professors in 1991, OpenText has grown into a global company with offices in more than 35 countries. Our high- performance culture has forged our growth and is an excellent fit for people looking to push themselves to learn and do more.

It’s our time to lead, and as part of our team, it will be your time too. Our continued growth will provide you the opportunity to explore, learn and chart an exciting career path while enjoying a good work-life balance. 

If you thrive in a dynamic work environment, there is always a new horizon to explore. We are proud to offer excellent benefits, challenging work and competitive financial rewards. 

Our employee programs prioritize employees’ well-being and that of their families. We offer a comprehensive benefit plan, education assistance, a wellness/fitness reimbursement and time off to volunteer. 

Social events 
With offices around the world and flexible work arrangements, OpenText strives to make sure all our employees feel connected. Teamwork extends to our social lives too from local social events to company-wide activities, we want our employees to take time to relax and have fun.  

Corporate Citizenship  
Corporate Citizenship is more than a program for us, it is engrained in our purpose, impact, and approach to doing business. Through numerous volunteer initiatives, we support education and innovation for global change.

Explore your career and your potential. Become an OpenText Voyager.

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