Senior Cloud Operations Engineer - Remote

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Kforce Technology Staffing
Full Time, Perm

Job Description

Kforce is working with one of the largest and well-known Biotech Companies in the world in Waltham, MA. The client is seeking a Remote Senior Cloud Operations Engineer, AWS. We are seeking a Cloud Operations Engineer who will lead the execution of Infrastructure hosting strategies and projects for Cloud Services in AWS. This position would work with and mentor operations teams in India with best practices and AWS deployment model expertise. This is a hands-on technical role that is responsible for the infrastructure aspects of the AWS cloud, data replication, IT infrastructure, data security and secure change management strategies.

* Laser focus on maintaining all customer infrastructure SLA's for production workloads, including 99.9% uptime in AWS
* Assist/perform deployment/ maintenance and tuning of operational systems such as virtual machines, virtual private networks, Cloud managed databases, IAM technologies, DNS, and production change management procedures in AWS and Azure
* Will also work closely with R&D, QA, and Services architects to scope, plan and execute hosted customer projects
* Provide technical leadership to other members of the team and provide direction with respect to project management, operational tools, performance, security, and workflow evaluation
* Responsibilities include technical execution of constructing customer environments including infrastructure sizing, data migration, data replication, fail over, and vulnerability management
* Initial setup and testing of business continuity/disaster recovery services and replication technologies
* Participate in cloud and infrastructure project design, planning, and scoping
* Strong performance and cost optimization skills in AWS
* Strong Security and performance understanding of hosted AWS deployments
* Speak with clients and prospects as a Cloud AWS technical subject matter expert

* Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, or other engineering-related field
* 5+ years of relevant industry experience
* Experience with operation control of security systems with AWS monitoring, logging, and alerting

Preferred Qualifications:
* Advanced knowledge of AWS infrastructure-related services which include EC2, VPC, ELB, ALB, RDS, Route53, S3, IAM Users, Roles & Policies, CloudWatch monitoring integrated with SES and SNS, Lambda
* Experience handling Operations downtime incidents and escalations compliant to industry standards
* Industry recognized certifications preferable (AWS certified Engineer, AWS certified developer a plus)
* Specific experience performing Operations RCA analysis, vulnerability assessment reviews, and management level reporting
* Experience with project management
* Experience with Sumo Logic, Instana a plus
* Experience with AWS security platform functions Control Tower and Security Hub a plus

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Company Information

Kforce is a professional staffing and solutions firm specializing in the technology areas of application development, project management, business analysis, enterprise data management and infrastructure for commercial and government organizations. Kforce has been matching job seekers and employers since 1962. We are committed to having a meaningful impact on all the lives we serve and offer exciting job opportunities across the United States. Kforce specializes in providing strategic partnership in the areas of Technology and Finance & Accounting. Our staffing specialists work to understand your career goals and offer career advice in order to help you become a more marketable technology professional. Your success is our mission. Gain meaningful connections with your skills and our network.
Dice Id : kforcecx
Position Id : ITAQG1981773
Originally Posted : 2 months ago

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