Sr Backup and Storage Engineer | Louisville, KY | Papa Johns

Sr Backup and Storage Engineer


Papa John's is seeking a Senior Backup and Storage Engineer to join the Hosting Services Team. You will focus on designing and delivering infrastructure and cloud services.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Work with development and business teams to design and implement infrastructure solutions that best fit the needs, while optimizing costs.
  • Coach infrastructure and development teams on current and merging infrastructure options/solutions.
  • Provide architecture guidance on designing cloud infrastructure.
  • Work with scripting and software-defined infrastructure to define and deploy components.
  • Develop common, repeatable, automatable cloud infrastructure blueprints.
  • Continuous research and self-training on current and future cloud infrastructure capabilities.
  • Develop and test recovery and resiliency strategies across cloud regions.
  • Troubleshoot stability and performance issues.
  • Develop runbooks and expand team knowledge base to allow other engineers to provide support.
  • Provide leadership and mentoring to other cloud infrastructure engineers.
  • Participate in 24x7 on-call rotations.
  • Implement monitoring and alerting of cloud infrastructure availability and performance.
  • Establish, and regularly report on, cloud infrastructure metrics and SLAs.
  • Align solutions with other technology and architecture domains.

Desired Education, Experience and Certifications

  • Managing software-defined infrastructure scripts.
  • Experience with administration Windows and Linux servers.
  • Experience with advanced Active Directory design and administration.
  • Configuring SSO integration with multiple platforms.
  • Experience with containerization and automated deployment.
  • Experience with enterprise-scale cloud systems.
  • Experience evaluating current costs and identifying reduction opportunities.
  • Experience with change management.
  • A passion for scripting and automating all tasks.
  • A love for documentation and leaving things better than how you found them.
  • Thorough understanding of best practices related to performance, disaster recovery, security, and monitoring.
  • Experience with Google Cloud Platform a MUST.
  • Experience with other Cloud providers a PLUS.

It is the policy of Papa John’s to provide equal employment opportunities for all applicants and team members without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, marital status or civil partnership, national or ethnic origin, pregnancy or maternity, veteran status, uniformed service (as defined by 10 U.S.C. §101 (a)(5)), protected disability status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender reassignment, or gender expression, or any other characteristic protected by statute or law.