Senior DevOps Cloud Engineer - AWS

Amazon EC2, Amazon S3, Amazon Web Services, Architecture, Automation, Chef, Cloud, Compliance, DevOps, Docker, Engineering, Identity management, Implementation, Infrastructure, Intrusion prevention, LDAP, Leadership, Linux, Microsoft Windows Azure, Microsoft Windows Server, Penetration testing, Project management, Python, ROOT, SDLC, Scripting, Secure Shell, Selenium, Software performance management, SolarWinds, Specification, Splunk, Technical writing, Troubleshooting, Unix, Virtual machines
Full Time
Depends on Experience
Work from home available Travel not required

Job Description

Aqueduct Technologies is currently seeking a Senior DevOps Cloud Engineer for their customer, a reputable enterprise organization based west of Boston, MA. As a DevOps Cloud Engineer, you will be responsible for being hands on, writing automation tooling, and building out CICD systems as well as act as a project lead and mentor junior engineers. The ideal candidate will have strong experience in AWS environments as well familiarity with Azure. You will be an innovative and entrepreneurial contributor to begin to lead and support the organizations CICD and cloud journeys.

The successful candidate will have proven experience working in fast paced environments, have a positive attitude, and are looking for a company that invests in its employees’ long term! 

 Essential Job Functions:

  • Monitoring, supporting, and tuning critical business systems such as the customer’s mobile application
  • Develops, “Key Performance Indicators” for measuring application health and enable the team to adhere to those KPI’s
  • Develops standardized technical documentation (work flows)
  • Performs infrastructure and application maintenance
  • Develops and implements methodologies, policies, and procedures to ensure that system maintain compliance and are consistent with the organization’s SDLC standards
  • Ensures that processes and documentation are adequate and effective to meet specifications and audit requirements
  • Conducts root cause investigations to prevent incidents from re-occurring. Summarizes and reports on investigations

 Required Qualifications and Experience

  • Experience with AWS cloud platforms and AWS Cloud-Watch implementations.
  • Experience with APM, DevOps, Monitoring, and Automation (Chef, Docker, AWS Cloud, etc.)
  • Experience in monitoring and alerting on cloud services (ex. Amazon) using CloudWatch, Splunk, New Relic, CatchPoint, SolarWinds or similar
  • Thorough understanding of the host infrastructure (Physical vs VMs vs Cloud), upgrades and dependencies including patching methodologies/cycles
  • Experience creating synthetic scripts (Selenium, Python) to monitor URLs and various synthetic processes
  • Experience building AWS EC2 instances
  • Experience developing and maintaining auto scaling and elastic load balancing (ELB) capabilities
  • Ability to prioritize, troubleshoot, and communicate during incidents that impact the production environment
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in various Unix platform (Solaris and Linux Operating systems)
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience with Microsoft Windows Servers infrastructure including Active Directory management and implementation
  • Understanding of access management and security groups (i.e. LDAP, S3 bucket, CloudTrail, SSH, VPN, etc.)
  • Ability to architect security solutions such as intrusion prevention, penetration testing, scanning and monitoring to meet security controls in AWS platforms
  • Minimum of 1-year experience architecting and building AWS cloud based platform and infrastructure; AWS certification would be a plus
  • Excellent communications skills with an emphasis on being able to present matters of technology in an easy to understand way for business customers
  • Strong working knowledge of business processes and execution with an emphasis on utilization of best practices methodologies
  • Flexibility in working with a rapidly changing environment on and off hours
  • Bachelor’s degree or certification with formal course work or equivalent knowledge in relevant core systems required

Why You Want to Work at the Organization:

  • Early release every Friday
  • On site fitness gym
  • Casual dress code every day
  • Endless supply snacks
  • Excellent suite of benefit
Dice Id : 10501757
Position Id : 6682731
Originally Posted : 1 month ago
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