Sr. AWS Cloud Engineer
Full Remote - Cloud - Contract - Job ID: 23-73126
Location: 100% remote
Duration: ongoing contract (long term)
SR CLOUD ENGINEER (AWS)
US Citizenship is Required – Ability to pass enhanced background screen (criminal, financial, drug) for Public Trust clearance.
This is an E-commerce position requiring a minimum of bachelor's degree in computer science or related field or has equivalent work experience. Must have strong administration support skills in UNIX (Solaris / Linux), AWS, Terraform, and Python, strong communication (written and verbal), and documentation skills. Be able to implement and support of specialized business and technical information technology solutions.
Technical Skills and product knowledge requirements:
Strong UNIX / Linux systems administration skills
Shell Scripting (Shell, Python, etc)
Strong AWS skills (AWS Console, RDS, EC2, Route53, S3, etc)
Strong Terraform scripting skills
Understanding of GitLab
Understanding of networking
Understanding of Unix Permissions and FACLs
Understanding and management of SSL, TLS, data encryption, and certificates
Experience in identifying and troubleshooting system outages.
Proven interpersonal, communication, organizational, leadership and customer service skills.
Must be willing to work off hours, weekends and occasionally be on call for production support.
Qualifications / Responsibilities – Product Knowledge:
Perform support responsibilities in AWS and RHEL Linux
Provide build and operational support in AWS including troubleshooting, timely resolution, and root cause analysis of incidents in the environments.
Perform change management (CM) role on the components. Implement change requests based on CM processes.
Implement necessary steps to prevent future incidents.
Code new and update existing Infrastructure as Code (IaC) environments using Terraform.
Qualified applicants have a Bachelor's degree in a related area or have at least 5 to 8 years of experience in the field
Demonstration of initiative and results oriented with flexibility and tenacity, and the ability to continuously adjust priorities to reflect changing circumstances.
Strong diplomacy, assertiveness, influencing skills with commitment and ability to work in a dynamic cross-organizational team environment.
Strong dedication to provide quality customer service.
Effective problem-solving skills and inherent decision-making ability
Strong analytical skills including the ability to quickly identify the cause of issues with the system or determine if other teams need to be included in resolving an issue.
Ability to manage own projects including communications to customers as well as work as part of a larger operational team.
Skillset / Experience: AWS skills (AWS Console, RDS, EC2, Route53, S3, etc) , Terraform, Shell scripting, Linux/Unix Administration, Senior level resource 10+ yrs of experience minimum
Our benefits package includes:
- Comprehensive medical benefits
- Competitive pay, 401(k)
- Retirement plan
- and much more!
About INSPYR Solutions:
As a leading information technology partner, we connect top IT talent with our clients to provide innovative business solutions through our IT Staffing, Professional Services, and Infrastructure Solutions divisions. We understand and value the unique needs of highly-skilled information technology professionals in the industry and always strive to stay above the curve. Our company was founded on the following core values: Be the Best, Understand the Urgency, Never Ever Give Up, Have the Courage to Excel, and Make a Contribution. We take pride in our business model and strive to create a positive workplace environment through an exemplary culture.
INSPYR Solutions provides Equal Employment Opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, INSPYR complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities.
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