Cloud Eng - Senior


Los Angeles, CA, US, 90013

Req ID:  3118
Work Location Type:  Hybrid
Date:  May 3, 2024

Republic National Distributing Company (RNDC) is a family-owned business with roots extending before Prohibition that has evolved into one of the nation’s largest wine and spirits wholesalers. Our success is grounded in our core values of Family, Service, Accountability, Honesty, and Professionalism. We offer a vibrant, inclusive culture and workplace experience for individuals who want a career that makes them feel accomplished and engaged. RNDC values the health and well-being of our associates, inside and outside the office, offering dynamic health and wellness benefits that supply exceptional care and value. RNDC is geared toward growing our footprint and our people. Join our team of energetic professionals who believe in many happy hours and are experts in our craft.



RNDC is looking for a skilled cloud engineer to join our growing team. The Senior Cloud Engineer will be responsible for the design, development, implementation, and support of Amazon Web Services (AWS) cloud engineer with expertise in the strategy, design, development, and implementation of large-scale projects in the cloud.

In this role, you will


  • Develop and implement technical efforts to design, build, and deploy AWS applications at the direction of lead architects, including large-scale data processing, computationally intensive statistical modeling, and advanced analytics
  • Participate in all aspects of the software development life cycle for AWS solutions, including planning, requirements, development, testing, and quality assurance
  • Employ exceptional problem-solving skills, with the ability to see and solve issues before they affect business productivity
  • Troubleshoot incidents, identify root cause, fix and document problems, and implement preventive measures
  • Educate teams on the implementation of new cloud-based initiatives, providing associated training as required

What you bring to RNDC


Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously; work with cross-functional/inter-disciplinary teams to craft IT solutions; communicate complex information to a non-technological audience; troubleshoot technology problems; 3 – 5 or more years related experience, of which should be with hands on architecting, designing, developing, and implementing cloud solutions on AWS platforms; or equivalent combination of education and experience; knowledge of web services, API, REST, and RPC; 3+ years of experience architecting, designing, developing, and implementing cloud solutions on AWS platforms; an understanding of and experience with the five pillars of a well-architected frameworks; experience in several of the following areas: database architecture, ETL, business intelligence, big data, machine learning, advanced analytics; knowledge of Lean / Agile development methodologies; ability to work with Amazon Web Services (AWS) to assess applications, software and hardware; develop, coordinate and administrate AWS infrastructure; automate deployments, infrastructure as code; containerization, (Kubernetes, Docker) troubleshooting and support task experience; experience with high availability and business continuity principles; experience with Terraform; Jenkins/Ansible/Bash scripting/Chef experience/Gitlab CI; Linux servers troubleshooting and support tasks; ability to oversee governance and mitigate risk.

What's in it for you


  • 401(k) with company matching
  • Medical, dental and vision benefits*
  • Generous paid time off program – work your way up to 5 weeks of PTO a year with the ability to carryover unused PTO
  • Paid volunteer time
  • Paid parental leave
  • Paid caregiver leave
  • Fertility benefits
  • Paid training
  • Company paid life insurance, short-term disability and company-paid holidays.
  • Associate resource groups, and diversity, equity and inclusion programs available for all associates

*Participation in these programs are subject to applicable wait periods and all plan and program terms and eligibility


COVID-19 considerations:

We follow CDC Guidelines and have a fun and safe environment for our teams

Bonus if you bring


  • Tech School / Bachelor’s degree from a four-year college or university
  • AWS Certifications
  • Critical thinking and problem-solving skills
  • Good time-management skills
  • Great interpersonal and communication skills

Republic National Distributing Company and National Distributing Company are Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employers. It is our policy not to discriminate against any Employee or Applicant. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability. This policy of nondiscrimination in employment includes but is not limited to: recruitment, hiring, placement, promotion, transfer, employment advertising or solicitations, compensation, layoff or termination of employment.
RNDC is committed to providing reasonable accommodation to people with disabilities throughout the job application and interview process, to the point of undue hardship. If you require an accommodation during the application or interview process, please click here.

Nearest Major Market: Los Angeles