AWS Engineer


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AWS Engineer


Plano, TX 



Salary Type:

per year


IT-Software Development: Computer-Network Security, Desktop Service and Support, Enterprise Software Implementation & Consulting, Network and Server Administration

Job Description:

AWS Engineer

We are searching for a Cloud infrastructure Engineer to join a global technologies team.  This individual will utilize a strong understanding of core Amazon infrastructure to be able to develop and implement technology processes and solutions.
- Develop solutions encompassing technology, process and people for:  Build and release management, Infrastructure services, Monitoring, Networking, and Security.
- Recommend and implement solutions.  Be totally hands-on and able to work independently.
- Automate provisioning of AWS services using terraform and GitLab CI/CD pipelines.
- Version and test terraforming templates.
- Ensure service availability against SLA’s.
- Maintain strong expertise and knowledge of current and emerging processes, techniques and tools.
- Investigate and resolve problems in a timely manner.
- Work closely with development teams to ensure that solutions are designed with customer user experience, scale/performance/availability and operability in mind.
- Strong understanding of core Amazon services including:  EKS, EC2, ELB, IAM, VPC, RDS, S3, CloudFront, Cloudflare and Auto-scaling.
- Need 3-5 years of AWS experience.
- Hands-on experience of working with container services like Docker and Kubernetes.
- Extensive experience implementing and troubleshooting EKS deployment.
- Ability to investigate application and infrastructure issues utilizing Kibana, Grafana and Prometheus.
- Hands-on experience working with CI/CD pipelines to establish and maintain infrastructure services.
- Knowledge of microservice-based architectures.
- Experience working in an agile DevOps environment.
- Working with AWS in a serverless context (e.g., use of AWS SAM, Serverless, CloudFormation, APIGateway, Cognito, Lambda, DynamoDB).
- Working experience of security best practices including Web Application Firewalls, Vulnerability Scanning and DevSecOps.
- A good understanding of the AWS Well-Architected Framework.
- Ability to present confidently in the external group and client settings.
- AWS Solution Architect certification.
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Next Step Systems
Chicago, IL, United States


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