Lead AWS Cloud Engineer - Terraform Automation

Lead AWS Cloud Engineer - Terraform Automation

Boston, MA
10943170
05-11-2018
or
Intermedia Group has an opening at one of our clients for the following:

TITLE: AWS Cloud Engineer - Terraform
LOCATION: Boston, MA (02210) | Jersey City, NJ (07310)
DURATION: Ongoing Contract
 
IMPORTANT: CANDIDATES MUST BE AVAILABLE FOR W2-BASED COMPENSATION--NO CANDIDATES REQUIRING SPONSORSHIP WILL BE CONSIDERED
 
DESCRIPTION
This role will focus on designing and developing enterprise cloud capabilities and solutions for all cloud service types; IaaS, PaaS, and SaaS. This role will collaborate with the Infrastructure, Technology Risk Management and Application Development organizations during design and development phases, providing guidance, interpretation, and engineering expertise. The role will additionally focus on the overall project technical and architecture design, cost effectiveness, quality of solution, knowledge transfer, and mentoring of the project technical team members. Lastly, the role will be keenly aware of cloud computing industry trends with regards to technology and adoption while also being proficient in the understanding of and application of various automation related tools and languages. 
 
DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Contribute and support the corporate Enterprise Cloud strategy, standards and best practices associated with all aspects Cloud offerings 
  • Contribute to the corporate adoption of the DevOps methodology and Agile project management
  • Provides expert level design and engineering support towards the successful delivery of IT’s cloud project portfolio 
  • Contribute towards continual service improvement activities related to the delivery of cloud services 
  • Develop and implement internal systems, processes, and best practices to be used by other teams designed to increase productivity
  • Participate in deep architectural discussions to ensure solutions are designed for successful deployment, security, cost effectiveness and high availability in the cloud 
  • Design, implement, and test disaster recovery and business continuity architecture 
  • Create and implement automation in the form of "infrastructure as code" for cloud platform solutions, using Terraform language
  • Ensure all infrastructure components meet proper performance and capacity standards
 
QUALIFICATIONS
  • • Excellent oral and written communication skills (REQUIRED) with demonstrates strong customer service awareness and orientation 
  • Executive presence - ability to communicate effectively with levels of Senior Management 
  • 3+ years’ experience working with cloud automation tools such as Terraform. AWS CloudFormations experience is also a plus. 
  • 3+ years hands on experience with automated tooling such as Chef and Test Kitchen 
  • Hands on experience with Docker and container orchestration
  • Bachelor’s Degree in computer science or engineering (preferred)
  • AWS associate certifications or higher preferred 
  • 5+ years’ experience in IT platform, storage, networking, and virtualization engineering 
  • 5+ years’ experience in the design & implementation of distributed applications (preferred) 
  • In depth, practical experience with Cloud methodologies (IaaS, PaaS, SaaS), automation, orchestration, trends and industry-leading cloud vendor offerings
  • Experience in architecting and implementing cloud based solutions with robust Business Continuity and Disaster Recover requirements
  • 4+ years practical experience designing, building, and automating solutions utilizing AWS services such as EC2, S3, RDS, KMS, Route 53, Lambda, IAM, Kinesis, ECS and API Gateway
  • 3+ years’ experience in building CI/CD pipeline automation in tools like Jenkins/Cloudbees with scripting languages such as Groovy, Ruby, or Python 
  • 3+ years practical experience working in DevOps team/organizations with applied Agile development practices
 
INTERESTED APPLICANTS
 
IMPORTANT: CANDIDATES MUST BE AVAILABLE FOR W2-BASED COMPENSATION--NO CANDIDATES REQUIRING SPONSORSHIP WILL BE CONSIDERED
 
If you are interested in pursuing this opportunity, please respond back and include the following:
 
• Full MS WORD Resume
• Current and required compensation
• Current contact information
• Availability
 
Upon receipt, one of our managers will contact you to discuss the position in full detail.
 
Jason Denmark | INTERMEDIA GROUP, INC.
Voice: 212-248-0100 | jdenmark@intermediagroup.com

Recruiter Contact

Jason Denmark
INTERMEDIA GROUP, INC.
131 Varick Street
New York, NY 10013
Voice: 212-248-0100
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