AWS Engineer

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Mainz Brady Group
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Job Description

Full Description:

Our client is looking for an AWS Engineer for a 6+ month contract opportunity


• Responsible for the provisioning, installation/configuration, operation and maintenance of virtual machines, cloud instances, IT systems hardware and software and other related infrastructure in AWS cloud environments using Cloud Formation.

• Provision, administer and optimize AWS workloads. Automate environment deployments in AWS using CloudFormation; building and supporting a highly available and multisite environments.

• Perform hands on administration & systems engineering of the IT infrastructure to assure that systems meet or exceed business needs and expectations.

• Provide Cloud Infrastructure subject matter expertise and technical leadership; lead complex System Administration tasks and IT Infrastructure projects to successful completion.

• Gathering requirements, analyzing, designing, developing, testing, maintaining and building platforms on AWS.

• Develop logical and physical infrastructure designs of infrastructure proposed solutions based on business requirements.

• Perform / oversee daily system monitoring, verify the integrity and availability of all IT Infrastructure, systems and key IT processes.

• Perform ongoing performance tuning, system upgrades, regular patching, security remediation and resource optimization as required.

• Provide Systems Engineering support of production and non-production environments.


• 7+ years of experience of Systems Administration experience.

• 4+ years of experience of AWS administration.

• Hands-on Infrastructure as Code experience in Amazon Web Services (AWS) with CloudFormation.

• Hands-on experience with repetitive-task automation experience via scripting (e.g. Python, PowerShell, Bash/Shell, etc).

• Hands-on experience deploying applications with Docker, AWS Elastic Container Repository (ECR) and AWS Elastic Container Service (ECS).

• Hands-on experience with implementing and/or deploying EC2 auto-scaling groups, ELBs, Lambda functions, Elastic Cache and other key AWS scaling technologies.

• Identifying system vulnerabilities and securing AWS environments.

• Windows and Linux Server Administration.

• Strong written / verbal communication skills and customer interaction skills with users of all levels.

• Working knowledge of web and application server architecture for public clouds.

• Advanced experience and knowledge of networking and cyber security.

• Hands-on DevOps experience with building CI/CD pipelines in AWS using Code Deploy or AWS Code Pipeline is a plus.


BA/BS degree in Computer Science or equivalent required.

Minimum of 5+ years of comprehensive Windows / Linux Systems Administration.

Minimum of 4+ years of experience of AWS administration experience.

One of the following Certifications:

o AWS Solutions Architect Associate or Professional Certification.

o AWS SysOps Administrator Associate or Professional Certification.

o AWS DevOps Engineer Professional

Are you available? Please send your current resume to Nicole at

Please reference JO# 16626

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Company Information

At Mainz Brady Group, we recognize that our greatest strength is the people we provide…you! We will work with you to help you manage your career, now and in the future, and it all starts with our partnership.
Dice Id : 10114266
Position Id : 17256
Originally Posted : 2 months ago

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