AWS/ Cloud/ Systems Administrator

Systems Administrator, linux, AWS, cloud
Contract W2, 6 Months
Depends on Experience
Work from home available

Job Description



Our client, a Global Fortune 100 organization and one of the largest for-profit managed health care company & provider of health insurance in US, is actively seeking an accomplished AWS/ Cloud/ Systems Administrator.





Position: AWS/ Cloud/ Systems Administrator

Location: Baltimore, MD

Duration: 6 months+ Contract with high possibility of extension!!!


Note: Work from home allowed due to COVID but the candidate may need to come onsite. 



  • Bachelor’s degree in relevant field (Engineering, IT etc.) with 10+ years of experience as a Systems Administrator supporting Middleware and Enterprise Applications or similar role for large scale enterprise solutions.
  • Must have professional experience managing complex systems and workflow and complex projects with tight deadlines.
  • Must have acquired prior experience with government ATO processes, procedures, and administrative support requirements for AWS Cloud and GovCloud.
  • Full understanding of, plus 3+ years of compliance experience with, FedRamp and FISMA requirements and procedures for cloud computing.
  • 5+ years of experience with building AWS infrastructure or migrating private on premise solutions to cloud hosting environments.
  • 5+ years of experience in auto-provisioning of cloud AMI’s using Cloud Formation Templates and Lambda scripts.
  • 5+ years of experience with configuration management, cloud orchestration and automation tools.
  • Solid understanding of and experience with provisioning and managing infrastructure as well as applications in cloud environments, preferably in AWS.
  • 3+ years of experience with Agile practices, service-oriented environments, and better development practices in a Micro services environment.
  • Experience with Infrastructure as Code (IAC) tools (e.g. Chef, Puppet, Ansible) and fluency in the associated programming languages (e.g. Ruby, Python)
  • Extensive experience with Windows and UNIX/Linux system administration - administration within virtualized environments is preferred.
  • Experience with AWS Services; EC2, Cloud Formation, VPC, ELB, AWS Security, S3, RDS, EBS, ECS - or equivalent within Azure / Google Cloud Platform.
  • Knowledge of and experience with monitoring, metrics collection, and reporting using open source tools.
  • Ability to work effectively with both business and technical stakeholders.
  • Ability to perform cloud performance analysis and optimize distributed cloud systems.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills to influence others.






I'd love to talk to you if you think this position is right up your alley, and assure a prompt communication, whichever direction. If you're looking for rewarding employment and a company that puts its employees first, we'd like to work with you.


Recruiter Name: Gurjant “Gary” Singh

Title: Sr. Technical Recruiter


Dice Id : 10119098
Position Id : GS-AN-39756
Originally Posted : 2 weeks ago
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