HashiCorp Architect - Remote

United States
Cloud / DevOps
Full Time
AHEAD builds platforms for digital business. By weaving together advances in cloud infrastructure, automation and analytics, and software delivery, we help enterprises deliver on the promise of digital transformation.

HashiCorp Architect

The HashiCorp Architect will be a subject matter expert in building solutions utilizing HashiCorp products (Terraform, Vault, Consul, and Packer).  This person will have a strong understanding of Software Development, Automation, and Orchestration Technologies. In addition, the ideal candidate will have experience working as a software engineer.  You will be an automation master and you are familiar with deployment tools such as Vagrant, Jenkins, Chef, Puppet, Saltstack, and Ansible.

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Work closely with DevOps and cloud infrastructure architects and engineers to design, implement and manage secure, scalable and reliable cloud infrastructure environments
  • Lead engagements with customers in selecting, implementing, and tuning configuration management technology platforms
  • Lead engagements with customers to validate and troubleshoot existing Continuous Integration and Configuration Management practices, and make recommendations for improvements and optimization
  • Lead engagements with customers to validate existing infrastructure security, performance, availability, and make recommendations for improvements and optimization
  • Expert with deploying and configuring Vault and/or Terraform Enterprise in a highly-available environment
  • Ability to support day-2 operations for Terraform Enterprise and/or Vault Enterprise including tasks like backup, monitoring, and adoption


  • Bachelor’s degree in Mathematics, Computer Science, or a related field
  • 10+ years of relevant, engineering experience in a large enterprise environment
  • 5+ years experience with HashiCorp Enterprise tools (Terraform, Vault, Consul)
  • Cloud infrastructure expertise (AWS, Azure, or GCP)
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills with demonstrated technical leadership
  • Linux System Administration, ideally CentOS, Red Hat or SuSE
  • Experience operating and maintaining production systems in a Linux and public cloud environment
  • Familiar with on-prem VMware deployments desirable
  • Strong working experience with Windows Server and PowerShell
  • Solid understanding of TCP/IP protocols and applications
  • Great communication skills coupled with a strong desire for personal development and learning
  • Understanding of PKI systems desirable
  • Ability to write Terraform code and Vault/Terraform policies
  • Good understanding of distributed systems
  • Client relationship skills imperative
  • Understanding of scaling technologies and solutions
  • Comfortable designing, implementing and maintaining CI/CD pipelines
  • Familiarity with Docker, Kubernetes, OpenShift or other container infrastructure

Why Ahead?

  • Transparent management
  • Work alongside and collaborate with industry experts
  • Investment in training & development
  • Incentives for certifications
  • Ability to make an immediate impact
  • Unlimited PTO
  • Outstanding lab