Digital Platform Cloud Engineer

Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis

Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis

Software Engineering
New Castle, DE, USA
Posted on Wednesday, May 8, 2024


Federal Reserve Bank of RichmondWhen you join the Federal Reserve—the nation's central bank—you’ll play a key role, collaborating with leading tech professionals to strengthen and protect our economic, financial and payments systems. We invest in contemporary and emerging technology each year to support the Federal Reserve and our economy, and we’re building a dynamic and diverse team for our future.

Bring your passion and expertise, and we’ll provide the opportunities that will challenge you and propel your growth—along with a wide range of benefits and perks that support your health, wealth, and life. In addition to competitive compensation, we offer a comprehensive benefits package that includes tuition assistance, generous paid time off, top-notch health care benefits, child and family care leave, professional development opportunities, a 401(k) match, pension, and more. All brought together in a flexible work environment where you can truly find balance.

About the Opportunity

The Digital Platform (DP) team has an immediate opening for a Cloud Engineer with experience in Azure and AWS. The DP team provides a critical technical foundation with infrastructure and configuration of digital experience platforms. We work as one-team to deliver high-quality, reliable, and modern technologies.

What You Will Do:

  • With an understanding of cloud industry best practices, you will contribute to the implementation of an enterprise-wide, unified strategy for the next generation of Digital Platform tooling by providing cloud infrastructure, configuration management for Web Content Management and Enterprise Search platforms, and other development and operational support responsibilities.

  • This is a hands-on engineering position where you will write infrastructure as code with cloud native technology and third-party tools to ensure that our infrastructure and products are secure, repeatable, highly available, and deliver business benefits to our customers.

  • In addition, you will support WCM and search products, implement automated testing tools, and write CI/CD pipelines.

  • You will join a talented team of cloud engineers with diverse experiences, backgrounds, and skills.


  • Multi-cloud experience working with AWS and Azure services is required.

  • Successful candidates at the Cloud Engineer Advanced level will have 10+ years of relevant work experience. The Senior level Cloud Engineer will have 6 to 9 years of relevant work experience.

  • Experience with Azure ARM templates or Bicep.

  • Experience with Terraform.

  • Experience with PowerShell.

  • Experience creating CI/CD pipelines.

  • Experience with cloud native monitoring and alerting services.

  • Understanding of web content management and search engine platforms.

  • Familiarity with Sitecore CMS and Solr Search would be beneficial.

Discover the Reason Why So Many People Love It Here!

When you join the Richmond Fed, not only will you find a challenging and purposeful career, you’ll also have access to a wide range of benefits and perks that support your health and wealth, including:

  • Great medical benefits

  • Pension and 401(k) with employer match

  • Paid time off

  • Tuition reimbursement

  • Employee resource networks

  • Paid volunteer leave

  • Flexible work options

  • Onsite amenities that make working here fun!

Other Requirements and Considerations:

  • Candidates should review the Bank’s Employee Code of Conduct to ensure compliance with conflict of interest rules and personal investment restrictions.

  • If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, please notify rich.recruitment@rich.frb.org.

  • Employees who work at and/or visit another Federal Reserve entity or outside business as part of their job duties are required to comply with any onsite safety and health protocols of those organizations (including, but not limited to, requirements to vaccinate or test, mask, social distance, etc.).

  • Sponsorship is not available for this role. The selected candidate will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. Eligibility for this specific position requires U.S. Citizenship or three or more years of Permanent Resident (Green Card) status.

  • The hiring range for the Senior level Cloud Engineer is $110,200 - $151,580 annually. The hiring range for the Advanced level Cloud Engineer is $124,200 - $170,720.

  • For candidates outside Richmond, VA, listed hiring and salary ranges may be adjusted based on your geographic location.

  • Salary offered will be based on the job responsibilities and the individual’s knowledge, skills, and experience as defined in the job qualifications.

  • Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis. Interested candidates are strongly encouraged to apply as soon as possible.

Full Time / Part Time

Full time

Regular / Temporary


Job Exempt (Yes / No)


Job Category

Information Technology

Work Shift

First (United States of America)

The Federal Reserve Banks believe that diversity and inclusion among our employees is critical to our success as an organization, and we seek to recruit, develop and retain the most talented people from a diverse candidate pool. The Federal Reserve Banks are committed to equal employment opportunity for employees and job applicants in compliance with applicable law and to an environment where employees are valued for their differences.

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