Cloud Center of Excellence Specialist (Woodbury, MN)*
Woodbury , Minnesota
January 10, 2017
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Job Description:

3M is seeking a Cloud Center of Excellence Specialist to join our Information Technology team located in Woodbury, MN. At 3M, you can apply your talent in bold ways that matter. Here, you go.

Job Summary:
Are you someone who is passionate about designing, building, and operating new global IT Infrastructure? The person hired for the position of Cloud Center of Excellence Specialist will be collaborating with 3M business and IT technology teams to create something new - a 3M Cloud Center of Excellence.

The Cloud Center of Excellence specialist will be working with other 3M groups to develop services and support around Azure, AWS and on premise cloud solutions.

Primary Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:
  • Collaborating with 3M Business and IT technology teams to create a 3M Cloud Center of Excellence
  • Identifying enterprise challenges that can be solved with hybrid or public cloud solutions
  • Architecting hybrid AWS, Azure, and on premise solutions
  • Analyzing application portfolios, identifying dependencies & common infrastructure platform components

Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree of higher from an accredited university or college
  • Minimum of five (5) years of Information Technology (IT) infrastructure experience

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Experience in deployment of Amazon AWS and Microsoft Azure solutions
  • A Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, MIS or related discipline
  • Broad enterprise infrastructure experience including Networking, Security, Operating Systems, Platforms, Database, Automation, Storage, and Data Protection
  • Ability to work on large-scale enterprise IT projects
  • Excellent written and verbal communication
  • Familiarity with industry compliance and security standards including PCI DSS, SOC-1&2, ISO 27001, HIPAA, ITAR, CJIS and FDA

Location: Woodbury, MN
Travel: May include up to 10% domestic travel
Relocation Benefits: Are not authorized for this position

Responsibilities of this position may include direct and/or indirect physical or logical access to information, systems, technologies subjected to the regulations/compliance with U.S. Export Control Laws.

U.S. Export Control laws and U.S. Government Department of Defense contracts and sub-contracts impose certain restrictions on companies and their ability to share export-controlled and other technology and services with certain "non-U.S. persons" (persons who are not U.S. citizens or nationals, lawful permanent residents of the U.S., refugees, "Temporary Residents" (granted Amnesty or Special Agricultural Worker provisions), or persons granted asylum (but excluding persons in nonimmigrant status such as H-1B, L-1, F-1, etc.) or non-U.S. citizens.

To comply with these laws, and in conjunction with the review of candidates for those positions within 3M that may present access to export controlled technical data, 3M must assess employees' U.S. person status, as well as citizenship(s).

The questions asked in this application are intended to assess this and will be used for evaluation purposes only. Failure to provide the necessary information in this regard will result in our inability to consider you further for this particular position. The decision whether or not to file or pursue an export license application is at 3M Company's sole election.

Must be legally authorized to work in country of employment without sponsorship for employment visa status (e.g., H1B status)

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