Seeking a Senior Cloud/DevOps Engineer. Role is a hands-on engineering and implementation role leveraging AWS and other cloud technologies in a large multi-customer AWS environment. The Cloud/DevOps Engineer works within a Hybrid Cloud (AWS and On-Prem) to effectively harness the power and versatility of Cloud technologies to achieve operational efficiencies and cost savings. This position provides cloud solutions support, solution design, and implementation with an emphasis on leveraging AWS services and best practices. The position implements and reviews AWS solutions using a wide range of AWS services with emphasis on Infrastructure as Code, Python and Ansible implementations.
This person with be helping to create solutions to migrate out of the datacenter and into the cloud. Over this year they will be shutting down the Ashburn datacenter and moving to the cloud. Currently the Internet pipe goes into the datacenter and back to the cloud. This person will be an integral into helping solution and finalize the shutdown into the cloud.
With more CMS systems joining the cloud - the engineers gain the opportunity to share experience and help the team physically migrate to the cloud - this is a customer service take, where you are able to present your solution and have you name behind your work!
MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES/ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:
1. 40%: Design and implement AWS cloud solutions with emphasis on adapting AWS services to our customers' needs.
2. 40%: Troubleshoot and resolve issues with AWS Cloud and related trouble tickets.
3. 10%: Gather technical requirements, assess client capabilities and analyze findings to provide appropriate Cloud solution recommendations and adoption strategy.
4. 10%: Provides mentoring to aide in the development and growth of fellow team members.
Experience working as part of an Agile/Kanban Team
Ability to self-start and successfully contribute in an environment while working seamlessly in a distributed team via collaboration tools
Willingness to adapt and change and take on new challenges
Self-starter with the ability to work independently or as part of a project team
Strong analytical problem-solving ability
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Positive attitude and a strong commitment to delivering quality work
Experience with DevOps concepts, methodologies, and tools.
Experience with Git is a must.
Experience with Jenkins and Ansible highly preferred.
Experience with ServiceNow (or similar ITSM tool) to self-select AWS and related trouble tickets from a queue and successfully resolve them to meet or exceed documented SLAs
Thorough understanding of AWS infrastructure and services including but not limited to EC2, EBS, S3, CloudWatch, Cloud Trail, IAM, AWS Config, etc.
Automation experience with Ansible and AWS automation services
Experienced in authoring and updating Python scripts
Strong automation experience with Python ideally or other solid scripting language
Strong abilities with designing and implementing IAM policies
Strong understanding of Linux/Windows administration and network administration concepts
Experience with Active Directory, Active Directory Federation Services (ADFS), SAML, web Single Sign-on (SSO), OAuth and related authentication technologies
High availability and Disaster Recovery principles, patterns and usage
Experience with networking principles and technologies (DNS, Load Balancers, Reverse Proxies)
Practical experience sizing hardware and storage needs
The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.
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