Reference # 19-00741 Title AWS Cloud Engineer
Location Phoenix, ARIZONA
Position Type Direct Placement
Experience Level Direct Placement
Start Date / End Date 25-11-2019 --- 30-11--0001
Description
Your Contribution
You will proactively ensure stable, dependable application/systems across our Linux environment. You will participate within our cloud strategy, new technologies being investigated, and you will have a direct impact on future enhancements impacting the environment. You will ensure the high availability of applications/systems by collaborating with various operations teams such as application, network, database, and storage. You work with development teams to ensure the operational readiness and supportability of pending changes.

Responsibilities
" Proactively ensure stable, dependable application/systems across the Linux environment.
" Install, configure, test and maintain operating systems, application software and system management tools.
" Proactively ensure the highest levels of systems and infrastructure availability.
" Helping us design and build out our existing infrastructure within the AWS cloud platform.
" Troubleshoot complex problems for maintaining highly available environments.

Requirements
" 3+ years of related job experience managing and configuring Linux systems.
" Proven working experience in installing, configuring and troubleshooting Linux based environments in mid to enterprise environments (200+ hosts).
" Extensive experience with installing, configuring and maintaining systems with Red Hat/CentOS 7.
" Cloud experience such as AWS, GCP, Azure.
" Familiarity with the fundamentals of scripting languages (Python/Shell).
" Experience with automation and configuration management technologies Ansible is preferred or Chef/Puppet/Salt.
" Strong communication skills, analytical ability, judgment and the ability to work effectively with other systems technical staff, internal business customers, and external consultants and vendors.

Ideal Candidate
He/she is a general technologist with a drive to master new skills. You grudgingly work on Windows server activities but understand its part of the enterprise toolset. Bonus points awarded if you have experience in the technologies listed below.
" Experience with Cloud Computing - AWS preferred.
" Load Balancing Configuration & Performance - Certificates, TLS, SSL termination.
" CI/CD Pipeline experience - Git, Jenkins, Artifactory, Java.
" Experience in the administration and performance tuning of application stacks (e.g.,Tomcat, NGINX, Java, MySQL/MariaDB).
" Infrastructure management with Terraform