AWS Cloud Operations Engineer (remote)
Your new company
For our client, an electronic design automation corporation, we are looking for AWS Cloud Operations Engineers who will join Cloud Services team.
This team manages builds, deployments, and other crucial tasks in delivering cutting-edge software products to customers.
This is a high-profile, mission-critical team where your success will set you up for multiple future opportunities within the company.
Your new role
You will design and implement automated, dynamic environments to support the needs of development teams and collaborate with functional and technical team members to develop deployment strategies for existing and new types of development and operations services while leading the enablement of processes and teams.
Job tasks include :
Hands-on design, analysis, development, and troubleshooting of highly distributed large-scale cloud production systems and event-driven, cloud-based services
Building CI / CD pipelines and deployment strategies for container-based cloud deployments
Ownership of reliability, uptime, system security, cost, operations, capacity, and performance-analysis
Monitor and report on service level objectives for a given application services
Ensuring the repeatability, traceability, and transparency of infrastructure automation
Create and maintain monitoring technologies and processes to improve the visibility of applications' performance and business metrics and keep operational workload in check.
Partnering with security engineers and developing plans and automation to aggressively and safely respond to new risks and vulnerabilities.
Develop, communicate, collaborate, and monitor standard processes to promote the long-term health and sustainability of operational development tasks.
What you'll need to succeed
BS / MS Computer Science or equivalent experience
3+ years of experience in system administration, application development, infrastructure development, or related areas
3+ years of demonstrated expertise building and managing highly scaled applications in the cloud (AWS required)
2+ years of experience in Infrastructure-a-Code using CloudFormation, Terraform, etc.
Cloud database operations and deployment experience (RDS / PostgreSQL, Document Dbs), caching operations & deployment experience (Memcache, Redis)
Understand and use Microservice architecture, including Containerization, Docker, and Container Orchestration Frameworks like Kubernetes, AWS ECS, etc.
Versatility with troubleshooting of diverse sets of hosting technologies is strongly desired. These include web server platforms, application platforms, operating systems, network components, virtualization technologies, storage, and database platforms
Expertise with cloud- continuous-deployment- based software development lifecycles (e.g., CI / CD),
Expertise with Lean / Agile deployment processes (Blue / Green, ZDT, Canary, load balancers / DNS strategies A / B test, feature flagging methodologies)
Familiarity with site and infrastructure monitoring systems (DataDog in particular)
What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.