AWS Technical Engineer

New York, NY 10281 | Contract to Direct Hire

Post Date: 10/31/2017 Job ID: 9713 Industry: Technology

Position: Senior Cloud Engineer (AWS)

Location: New York

Status: Full-Time

Responsibilities:
  • Design technical architecture for cloud solutions that meet customer needs for scalability, reliability and performance.
  • Serve as a technical SME for cloud services, providers, and platforms
  • Work as part of infrastructure team to ensure deployment and integration tasks are completed successfully. Manage infrastructure services in a production environment to ensure high availability and reliability.
  • Anticipate risks and obstacles and develops plans for mitigation, Set up alerts notifying teams before potential issues escalate to a service outage
  • Participate in all aspects of the software development lifecycle
  • Assist client support personnel in the remediation of production issues
  • Support client efforts to integrate to the platform by providing technical subject matter expertise
  • Develop, contribute, and evaluate technical proposals related to cloud migrations and implementations.
  • Come up with initiatives to continuously improve platform performance and reliability

Requirements:
  • Bachelor degree in Computer Science or related technical field
  • Individual with
  • Prior 3-5 years hands-on work experience in architecting AWS solution and min technology experience of 8 years
  • Must have deep understanding of Security (Security Group, NACL)
  • Must be a valid AWS certified solutions architect certification.
  • Should have understanding of Network & Switches, VPN, Direct Connect, Routing, Firewall
  • Deep understanding of Infrastructure components like VMs, AD/DNS, ADFS
  • Should have understanding of Hybrid Cloud environment and strong scripting skills
  • Should have experience of DevOps with AWS CLI & Lambda and good to have knowledge of tools like Jenkins, ANT & Maven
  • Experience in monitoring and setting up alerting for Cloud components
  • Experience with messaging middleware like IBM MQSeries is preferred
  • Strong analytical skills to solve problems
  • Strong willingness to learn the underlying business
  • Financial services experience preferred
  • Ability to work in a small company – big client setting
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills, good judgment, high ethical standards, and a strong work ethic are a must
  • No travel required
  • No telecommunication

Sean Castor
Sr. Recruiting Manager


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