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Cloud Engineer
Ref No.: 18-03147
Location: Westborough, Massachusetts
Position Type:Contract
Start Date: 03/23/2018
My direct client in Westborough, MA is hiring a Cloud Engineer for a major AWS project.

Location: Westborough, MA
Interview Process: Phone Screen, Onsite/Skype Technical Screen
Duration: 3-6+ months
Rate: Competitive and dependent upon experience
Start Date: ASAP

  • Develop and deploy software engineering and automation solutions for an enterprise infrastructure using a variety of tools (e.g., Puppet, Cloud Formation, Bitbucket, Bamboo,)
  • Design, build, and deploy highly available systems to host applications both on perm and in Cloud (AWS) with specific skills. You must be very experienced using CloudFormation in the following areas:
    • ECS, ECR and Docker: Deep experience with managing containers at scale in the Elastic Container Service
    • Auto-scaling: Deep experience with Application Load Balancer, auto scaling groups and launch configurations
    • AWS Monitoring: Experience with CloudWatch, CloudTrail, S3 access logs, ALB logs and AWS Config to manage holistic portfolio of applications in AWS across multiple accounts.
    • Lambda: Experience with creating functions, understanding triggers, proper use cases.
    • S3: Experience with creating buckets, policies, lifecycle management, and logging.
Qualifications and Education Requirements
  • Bachelors of Science or technology or equivalent
  • 5+ years of progressive working experience with Linux systems administration.
  • 2+ years of experience with automation and tools such as Cloudforms, Puppet and programming experience with Python/Git/bash/PowerShell etc.
  • 2+ years of experience with Amazon Web Services and dev-ops workflows.
  • AWS certification is required.
Preferred skills
  • Python, Puppet Enterprise and Docker.
  • Desire previous experience in Cloud transformation
  • Prefer experience with Git source control management practices to manage infrastructure code
  • Prefer experience working with CI/CD tools and processes leveraging the Atlassian suite of tools (JIRA, Bitbucket and Bamboo)
  • Desire experience with data analytic focused services in AWS including – S3, Redshift and AWS EMR
  • Programming background highly desired with the specific capability to create automation functions using Python and AWS CLI experience