Cloud Automation Skill Test

Skill summary

Cloud automation engineers empower enterprises for cloud migration and deployment through the design and development of automation resources. They use various tools and technologies to automate and streamline processes such as provisioning, deployment, scaling, monitoring, and management of cloud resources.

Cloud automation skill test measures the candidate's proficiency in various cloud platforms like AWS and Microsoft Azure. Additionally, programming languages like Python and PowerShell play a critical role in enabling organizations to achieve agility, scalability, and reliability in their cloud-based operations.


Multiple Choice Questions


10 min






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Why we created this test

The cloud automation engineer skill test evaluates a candidate's ability to design, implement, and manage automated workflows and systems within a cloud infrastructure. The test covers topics related to cloud automation and IAC concepts, and other related tools and technologies.

Candidates who do well on the test have good expertise in scripting, automation, configuration management, CI/CD, and monitoring and logging tools.

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Skills evaluated

Cloud automation engineers need to have certain competencies to do their job well. The skills that they should have are:
Strong experience in AWS especially AWS Lambda and Cloud Formation
Dexterous with coding and scripting experience in Python, Perl, Ruby
Familiarity in developing PowerShell code and automation modules
Proficiency in Terraform, REST APIs for third-party integrations
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Related roles

Use the cloud automation skill test to hire for these roles:
Cloud Network Engineer
Cloud Security Analyst
Cloud Administrator
Cloud Consultant
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Science-backed questions for hundreds of roles

Use these sample questions to evaluate skill and fit for the cloud automation engineer role before hiring.

1. ______ is provided by IaaS
  • EC2 
  • EC10 
  • EC1 
  • Hybrid 
  • None of these 
2. Elasticity in cloud computing refers to ______
  • Ability to scale up 
  • Ability to scale down 
  • Parallel 
  • 1 and 2 
  • None of these 
3. ______ is an example of PaaS
  • AWS Elastic Beanstalk 
  • Google App Engineer
  • Heroku 
  • None of these 
  • All of these 
4. ______ is an example of SaaS
  • Dropbox 
  • Salesforce 
  • Google workshop 
  • None of these 
  • All of these 
5. ______ is an example of IaaS
  • Cisco meta cloud 
  • Digital Ocean 
  • Linode 
  • None of these 
  • All of these 

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