AWS Cloud Engineer

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  • Location:

    Maryland

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Job ref:

    373250

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiration date:

    06/25/2022

  • Start date:

    ASAP

Job Summary:

Signature Consultants is seeking a AWS Cloud Engineer for an opportunity with a client located in Chevy Chase, MD.

Responsibilities:

  • Collaborating with engineering and development teams to evaluate and identify optimal cloud solutions
  • Modifying and improving existing systems
  • Educating teams on the implementation of new cloud technologies and initiatives
  • Designing, developing and deploying modular cloud-based systems
  • Developing and maintaining cloud solutions in accordance with best practices
  • Ensuring efficient functioning of data storage and processing functions in accordance with company security policies and best practices in cloud security
  • Identifying, analyzing, and resolving infrastructure vulnerabilities and application deployment issues
  • Regularly reviewing existing systems and making recommendations for improvements
  • Interacting with clients, providing cloud support, and making recommendations based on client needs



Requirements:

  • 5+ years of demonstrable, professional Cloud Infrastructure experience in AWS
  • 5+ years of experience with AWS Connect, Lambda, S3, Dynamo DB or any other AWS services
  • Strong critical thinking, decision making and problem solving skills
  • Understanding of Infrastructure as Code and practical application of IaC to manage infrastructure
  • Experience with implementing provisioning of infrastructure utilizing Terraform. (either open source, Enterprise or cloud Terraform products)
  • At least 3 years of experience in a DevOps oriented team utilizing the AGILE with SCRUM methodology
  • Experience managing code and dependencies in Azure DevOps, GIT along with other Configuration management best practices
  • Experience with Cloud formation, Terraform templates and AWS APIs
  • Proven experience performing root cause analysis in complex and distributed systems and environments
  • 24/7 Level 3 On-call support on a rotational basis

About Signature Consultants, LLC

Headquartered in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Signature Consultants was established in 1997 with a singular focus: to provide clients and consultants with superior staffing solutions. For the ninth consecutive year, Signature was voted as one of the "Best Staffing Firms to Work For" and is now the 14th largest IT staffing firm in the United States (source: Staffing Industry Analysts). With 28 locations throughout North America, Signature annually deploys thousands of consultants to support, run, and manage their clients' technology needs. Signature offers IT staffing, consulting, managed solutions, and direct placement services. For more information on the company, please visit www.sigconsult.com. Signature Consultants is the parent company to Hunter Hollis and Madison Gunn.

EEO Employer

Signature Consultants is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate or allow discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, genetic information, registered domestic partner status, marital status, disability, status as a crime victim, protected veteran status, political affiliation, union membership, or any other characteristic protected by law. Signature will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at or 888.838.1020.

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