AWS Cloud Architects & Engineers

AWS, Cloud, EC2, S3, Lambda, EMR, Cloudformation, Big Data, Devops, Python
Full Time
$160,000 - $200,000
Work from home not available Travel not required

Job Description

A Leading Investment Bank is looking for a Full-Time, permanent, Employee for a VP/AWS Cloud Architects & Engineers in Tempe, Arizona, or Charlotte, North Carolina. THE BANK HAS MULTIPLE ROLES, FOR BIG DATA CLOUD, DEVOPS CLOUD, AND INFRASTRUCTURE CLOUD. This person will be responsible for the design, build, implementation, monitoring, and management of the Bank s enterprise cloud infrastructure and shared services that provide the foundation for the technology modernization and digital transformation. This key role will be operating across both traditional areas of infrastructure including compute, storage, networking and IaaS ensuring continuous and seamless delivery and automation of infrastructure services. He/she will be responsible for operational management with a balanced approach to quality, risk, and cost, while driving efficiency and effectiveness of the cloud platform.

Key Responsibilities

Lead design and buildout of the new Bank s cloud infrastructure and services in AWS environment using industry best practices

Partner with application teams to design, develop and deliver cloud native solutions and services, and power the digital transformations across business units

Lead migration and transformation of existing infrastructure services from physical data centers to AWS cloud

Responsible for production and all operational aspects of the new cloud AWS infrastructure platform that will support mission critical Bank s applications

Embrace Infrastructure-as-Code, and leverage Continuous Integration / Continuous Delivery Pipelines to manage the full cloud service lifecycle from release of cloud service offerings into production through the retirement thereof

Build and maintain cloud operations tools for monitoring, notifications, trending, and analysis, to achieve high efficiency in cloud operations through automation tools and self-repair utilities

Relentless drive the standardization, simplification and automation of operational workflows, enable self-service for positive customer impact

Partner with Cloud Operation teams to define, create, test, and execute cloud operations procedures

Participate in software and system performance analysis and tuning, service capacity planning and demand forecasting

Provide Level 3 support for troubleshoot and services restoration in Production

Work closely with Enterprise Architecture to specify and document solutions and practices


Minimum 10 year of experience as an IT infrastructure engineer supporting mission critical infrastructure services at a large organization

Familiarity with core provider services from AWS (required), and Azure or GCP (preferred); AWS professional level certifications desired

Minimum 3 years of experience with infrastructure design and administering software delivery tools

Linux and/or Windows administration experience

Minimum 2 years of experience with scripting languages in Shell script, Python (or NodeJs), infrastructure automation or configuration management

Skilled in building AMI, deploy and configure AWS EC2, S3, ALB, ACM, CloudWatch Logs and Events, SNS, SQS, SSM, Docker container based services and tools i.e. ECS/EKS, K8s

Good understanding of modern, cloud-native architectures and DevOps principles & practices

Familiar with DevOps toolchain, i.e. BitBucket, JIRA, Jenkins Pipeline, Artifactory or Nexus, and experienced in automate and deploy n-tier application stack in AWS

Excellent collaboration skills and a passion for problem solving, with the ability to work alternative coverage schedules

Strong verbal and written communication skills required due to the dynamic nature of collaboration with leadership, customers, and other engineering teams

Bachelor s degree in Computer Science, or a related field

Posted By

Marla Liebel

6 East 39th St., Suite 1102 New York, NY, 10016

Dice Id : emtekny
Position Id : 6141157
Originally Posted : 3 months ago
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