AWS Cloud Engineer @ Herndon, VA

Cloud Formation, AWS Cloud, Cloud, AWS
Contract W2, Contract Independent, Contract Corp-To-Corp, 6 Months
Depends on Experience
Work from home not available Travel not required

Job Description

Intellectfaces is looking for AWS Cloud Engineer to our client


Role: AWS Cloud Engineer

Location: Herndon, VA

Duration: 6+ Months contract

Locals Preferred... 


Client need to have a wide knowledge and experience with AWS services.   They also need a firm understanding of infrastructure as code utilizing CloudFormation. The AWS Engineer/Architect leads the migration of enterprise infrastructure into the AWS cloud platform of services. The AWS Engineer/Architect works with Agile Development Teams and supports their use of back-end and front-end technologies in development efforts, including software and application development, database establishment and management, testing, systems engineering, security and user experience, necessary to deliver mission capabilities to internal clients. 
• Responsible for design, development, and implementation of Cloud solutions, 
• Identifies, recommends, coordinates, deliver timely knowledge to support teams regarding technologies, processes or tools, 
• Serves as senior technical resource in development team’s efforts to determine the needs of the business that will simplify and automate the applications as well as make them more efficient, 
• Participates in the software development life cycle to ensure sound Cloud solutions are implemented, 
• Participates in planning, implementation, and growth of Client’s Amazon Web Services (AWS) foundational footprint, 
• Works closely with our architects and engineers to recommend and design database or data storage solutions that effectively reflect our business needs, security, and service level requirements, 
• Works with application and architecture teams to conduct proof of concept (POC) and implement the design in production environment in AWS, 
• Works with our current application teams to understand our current applications and make migration recommendations and to-be architectures in AWS, 
• Migrates existing databases from on premise to AWS using various tools including but not limited to AWS Data Migration Services and AWS Schema Conversion Tool, 
• Provides expertise around Business Intelligence (BI) Cloud reporting tools, 
• Reviews coding done to advance application upgrade, extension, or other development. Analyze application for data integrity issues, 
• Monitors and performance tunes Cloud environment, 
• Develops test protocols or plans for testing revised application and review test results, 
• Serves as project lead or lead technical staff in course of application development project, 
• May mentor less experienced technical staff; may use high end development tools to assist or facilitate development process; 
• Responsible for sharing 24/7 on-call duties with other team members.
• Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science/Engineer, Math or related field or equivalent experience AND
• Minimum of 5 years enterprise IT experience that includes at least 3 years of hands-on Cloud migration, Operations, DevOps engineering, or systems architecture AND
• Minimum of 3 years cloud computing experience using publicly available services OR
• Equivalent combination of education and experience Certificates and Licenses: AWS Certification OTHER REQUIRED
• Experience with migrations to the Cloud, from both Physical & Virtual environments
• Hands-on AWS solution delivery working with EC2, S3, IAM, RDS, Auto Scaling, EBS, VPC, ELB, API Gateways, Kinesis, Lambda, CloudWatch, CloudFormation, Route 53, and SSO
• In depth understanding of authentication and authorization services
• Ability to understand and support network, system and application security hardening, penetration testing, and continuous monitoring
• Experience with data intake processes, database technologies and other data services technologies in AWS
• Experience with deploying AWS direct connect
• Advanced knowledge of the AWS services
• Understanding of application, server, and network security
• Experience working for or working with institutions of varying sizes
• Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Project, Visio, etc.); Web proficiency

Interested candidates please share your updated resume to amar(@)intellectfaces(.)com


Best Regards,
Sr. Technical Recruiter
Cell:      703-880-1642
Email: amar(@)intellectfaces(.)com

Posted By

Amar Chaitanya

Dice Id : 91017830
Position Id : 5898502
Originally Posted : 8 months ago
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