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Job Overview

  • Date Posted
    June 26, 2024
  • Expiration date
  • Industry
    Software Development
  • Career Level
    Mid, Senior

Job Description

Your responsibilities include:

Leading and managing a team of AWS cloud engineers, fostering a collaborative and innovative environment to deliver complex cloud solutions.
Coordinating with scrum masters, project managers, and other engineers to plan, design, develop, test, and maintain cloud-based applications and infrastructure.
Providing technical leadership in all aspects of AWS cloud architecture and solutions, ensuring best practices and efficient use of AWS services.
Overseeing the design, development, and implementation of new cloud systems and enhancements to existing systems, ensuring scalability, security, and cost-efficiency.
Ensuring all cloud engineering projects are delivered on time and meet the agreed-upon quality standards and performance metrics.
Continually updating technical knowledge and skills, particularly in AWS services and cloud technologies, and sharing them with the team.
Maintaining high standards of cloud solution quality within the team by establishing and promoting good practices and habits.
Providing regular performance feedback, coaching, and career development opportunities to team members, fostering their growth and professional development.
Facilitating root cause analysis of cloud system issues, implementing resolution strategies, and ensuring proactive measures are taken to prevent future occurrences.
Developing and maintaining detailed and comprehensive documentation and diagrams
Being knowledgeable in the release process and overall architecture of our systems, ensuring smooth deployment and integration of new features and updates.
Performing system maintenance procedures even during non-business hours and over the weekends
Participating in an on-call coverage for support of systems outside of normal business hours
Ensuring high availability of internal and production systems
Ensuring that company and business unit standard server technologies (Linux and Windows), proper performance, optimization, and capacity standards are implemented

To qualify for the role, you should have experience in most of the following:

AWS Cloud Computing Solutions (Required)
Terraform and other laC tools
Experience with Jenkins Pipeline Scripting
Docker, Apache, TomCat, WordPress, and Testlink
Networking, IDS/IPS, and SAN
Server computing (Linux and Windows administration)
Virtualization (HyperV, VirtualBox, and VMWare)
VPN (SonicWall/OpenVPN)
ITIL Standards
DB Administration (MySQL)
Command line scripting: BASH PowerShell, DOS Batch, etc.
Source code management: GIT and GIT services like Bitbucket

Development skills that employ/use other applicable requirements such as:

not just being able to navigate the AWS website dashboard but being able to use AWS in code scripts
not just being able to do docker click-drag & drops but being able to create and modify docker YAML files
not just being able to tweak IP tables but being able to create scripts to automate or tweak IP tables