Share this Job

Network Engineer - Cloud

Date Posted: Oct 22, 2021

Location: Cary, NC, US, 27513

Company: MetLife

Role Value Proposition: 

The cloud engineer provides SPEEDS (Strategic Planning, Engineering, Execution, Design, Support) for Cloud Infrastructure lifecycle management to support business initiatives. The role will lead the transformation journey to accelerate cloud adoption and put the following skills in good use: excellent communication, complex problem solving, ability to think outside the box, good teamwork, work independently, programming.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Design and support cloud solutions to meet business requirements
  • Research, test, certify, and standardize public cloud technologies related to but not limited to networking, application delivery (ADC/proxy), security, performance, availability, and inter-operability
  • Assist with cloud strategy planning and roadmap
  • Design and develop IaC automated solutions which integrate with ServiceNow service catalog
  • Develop intelligent solutions to monitor and remediate cloud resource performance and health to meet SLA’s
  • Partner with application development, operations, and other various teams to troubleshoot application issues
  • Establish and update cloud standards and best practices as it relates to cloud technologies


Essential Business Experience and Technical Skills:


  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science with 2 years of related experience OR 5+ years of work experience in related field if no degree
  • Highly motivated to learn new technologies
  • Proficient in at least one programming language such as Python PowerShell, or JavaScript
  • Experience with public cloud provider technologies such as Azure, AWS, or GCP
  • Experience with various operating systems such as Windows and Linux, especially from a command line perspective (BASH, PowerShell, etc.)

Preferred- strong mix of skills with the following:

  • Experience with GIT or related source code management platform
  • Familiar with container and orchestration technologies such as Docker and K8s
  • Good understanding of TCP/IP, HTTP(s), Digital certificates (PKI), API management, and web server technologies
  • Understanding of identify management such as Active Directory, LDAP, SAML, and OIDC
  • Load Balancing technologies


Business Category

Global Infrastructure Technology & Operations – Engineering


Number of Openings



At MetLife, we’re leading the global transformation of an industry we’ve long defined. United in purpose, diverse in perspective, we’re dedicated to making a difference in the lives of our customers.




MetLife, through its subsidiaries and affiliates, is one of the world’s leading financial services companies, providing insurance, annuities, employee benefits and asset management to help its individual and institutional customers navigate their changing world. Founded in 1868, MetLife has operations in more than 40 countries and holds leading market positions in the United States, Japan, Latin America, Asia, Europe and the Middle East.


We are one of the largest institutional investors in the U.S. with $642.4 billion of total assets under management as of March 31, 2021. We are ranked #46 on the Fortune 500 list for 2021. In 2020, we were named to the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) for the fifth year in a row. DJSI is a global index to track the leading sustainability-driven companies. We are proud to have been named to Fortune magazine's 2021 list of the "World's Most Admired Companies." 


MetLife is committed to building a purpose-driven and inclusive culture that energizes our people. Our employees work every day to help build a more confident future for people around the world.  Visit us at to learn more about our brand, history, and values. 


We want to make it simple for all interested and qualified candidates to apply for employment opportunities with MetLife.  If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application or the recruiting process, please send a request to or call our Employee Relations Department at 1-877-843-3711.


MetLife is a proud Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer dedicated to attracting, retaining, and developing a diverse and inclusive workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment at MetLife without regards to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, national origin, marital or domestic/civil partnership status, genetic information, citizenship status, uniformed service member or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.


MetLife maintains a drug-free workplace.


Requisition #: 117659


Nearest Major Market: Raleigh