Duties and Responsibilities:
Responsible for designing, building and administering a secure cloud platform based on industry standards, best practices and guidelines
Determine technical standards and specifications and lead the design, build and support of shared services cloud platform components
Providing professional support services and/or the integration of their respective products.
Implement the products based on best Practices
Review the current architectural landscape and make appropriate recommendations.
Must be able to compare various solutions and determine the one which best fits the need.
Designs, develops and maintains infrastructure and backend applications.
Provides experience in web application technologies and middleware solutions.
Researches new technologies and products for their applicability to business processes.
Provides tier 1 and tier 2 support for the platform
Qualifications Education and Years of Experience:
4 years Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college or university with a major in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering, Business, or other related scientific or technical discipline.
This position requires a minimum of eight (8) years of experience in System administration and development experience
At least file (5) years of experience working with design and implementation of systems and applications at Amazon Web Services (AWS).
Sets up administrator and service accounts and troubleshoot creates/updates and Maintains system documentation, interacts with users and evaluates vendor products, deep understanding of monitoring AWS instances and services
Amazon Web Services (AWS) platform capabilities and best practices architectures, and engineering solutions within multiple Cloud accounts and services
Experience working in AWS via the CLI and management console. Knowledge and experience architecting and configuring Virtual Private Clouds (VPCs)
Experience working with administrator and service accounts and troubleshoot Creates/updates and Maintains system documentation, interacts with users and evaluates vendor products
Operations for firewalls, routers and switches and the ability to formulate access control lists (ACLs) via the Command Line Interface (CLI).
Strong knowledge of software evaluation principles and practices.
Development and implementation of vulnerability remediation strategies. Configuration and execution of vulnerability and web application scans. Customization compliance scans to meet agency established baselines.
Experience with automating server configuration for security including logging, key changes, and system hardening.
Experience writing process requirements, technical design documents, and standard operating procedures.
Experience collaborating with cross functional global and remote teams with diverse backgrounds.
Demonstrating good interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills.
Experience planning and implementing secure networking practices such as: application segmentation, network segmentation, NAC and other access control testing/validation, updating access control SOPs
Understanding of the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Well Architected Framework
5 Years of Experience in installing, configuring, upgrading, migrating, backing up, restoring, troubleshooting, and tuning Microsoft SQL Server databases in a large 24x7 production environment on AWS cloud.
Experience troubleshooting SQL Server database performance using native tools such Profiler, Activity Monitor, Data Collector, Dynamic Management Views, Extended Events, and Performance Monitor.
3 years of experience working with various AWS RDS databases such as PostgreSQL, MySQL and SQL Server databases
Develop and implement the backup, recovery, and cloning of all databases.
Database & application installation, configuration and maintenance according to established best practices.
Proactively monitor and optimize database performance using tuning, optimization and other methods.
Technical adviser to provide detailed planning information to project coordinators to assist in planning of service requests, implementation steps, corrective actions, upgrade recommendations and optimization steps for various databases.
Scripts and/or automates common repeatable tasks across the spectrum of supported products and technologies.