Previous Job
AWS DevOps Engineer
Ref No.: 18-04789
Location: Denver, Colorado
Position Type:Right to Hire
AWS DevOps Architect
Contract to Hire
3-6 Months 

This position will be integral in leading full, transformational cloud migrations. The ideal candidate has expert level knowledge and experience in designing, migrating, and implementing complex migrations to AWS. The position is customer facing and will work closely with Product Owners, Applications Owners, Network and security team to deliver the best solution for large scale design and application migrations. Candidates should possess expert knowledge in public and hybrid cloud models.
  • BA/BS degree or equivalent experience; Computer Science or Math background preferred
  • 5+ or more years of IT implementation experience
  • Experience being client facing within customer's environment and drive discussions with senior personnel regarding trade-offs, best practices, project management and risk mitigation
  • Demonstrated ability to think strategically about business, product, and technical challenges
  • Deep hands-on experience leading the design, development and deployment of business software at scale or current hands on technology infrastructure, network, compute, storage, and virtualization experience
  • Proven experience with software development life cycle (SDLC) and agile/iterative methodologies required
  • Experience with developing CI/CD pipelines with Jenkins and CodePipeline
  • IaC experience with CloudFormation, Terraform, Puppet, Chef.
  • Experience with container and code security platforms (Twistlock, Aqua, Checkmarx, SonarQube)
  • Production-level experience with Amazon EKS, ECS, Fargate as well as Docker and Kubernetes
  • Extensive experience migrating platforms to AWS including re-design and architecting for AWS
  • Experience with Agile and SAFe desirable
  • Practical experience with CloudFoundry highly desirable
  • Integration of AWS cloud services with on premise technologies from Microsoft, IBM, Oracle, Client, SAP etc.
  • Experience with IT compliance and risk management requirements (eg. security, privacy, SOX, HIPAA etc.)
  • Experience with ITAR compliance and risk management desirable
  • AWS certifications highly desirable.  AWS Certified DevOps Engineer highly desirable.
  • Ability to travel to client locations in Greater Denver Area up to 80% of the time