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DevOps AWS

Location: 
Durham
Date Posted: 
05/14/2018
Employment Type: 
Contract
Job ID: 
8930
Description: 

The first engineer is slightly more focused on DevOps, patching, and server related items:

Summary

  • Responsible for maintaining the reliability and performance of cloud applications and cloud infrastructure deployed on Amazon Web Services, with a focus on automation, availability and performance
  • Responsible for providing production support for application performance and infrastructure issues
  • Responsible for maintaining CI/CD tools in a cloud environment.
  • Responsible for OS/Application vulnerability management / patching
  • 5 + years of experience with Linux required and a thorough understanding of System administration is a must
  • 5 + years of experience working in a DevOps culture, working with multi-disciplinary teams (developers, architects, operations, testers) to fully automate and build out new application environments on the Cloud, spearheading automation and high performing system projects
  • 5 + years of strong experience understanding and knowledge of Linux, Automation Tools (Jenkins), AWS Services (EC2, Network, ELB, S3/EBS, etc.) or similar Public Cloud platform, and scripting languages (Ruby, Perl or other) is a must
  • Solid understanding of Amazon Web Services (AWS) including VPC, ELB, IAM, KMS, EC2, Config, CloudTrail, CloudFormation, Lambda, and others
  • Hands-on knowledge on DevOps methodologies and tools like SVN/GIT, Jenkins, JIRA, confluence, various monitoring/alerting tools;
  • Knowledge and understanding of application or software security such as: web application penetration testing, secure code review, secure static code analysis, and vulnerability remediation