Role : Sr. AWS Engineer (no experience more than 14 years please)
Location : Charlotte, NC
Please check with the candidates if they are ready to take interviews within 2 3 days.
Role Summary (overall purpose and objectives of role):
The Senior Engineer IT position requires an experienced information technology professional with an advanced level of knowledge and experience in cloud platforms with functional responsibility covering all aspects of operational support including monitoring, incident, change, problem, release and event management. This role is for hands on technical SME requiring in-depth knowledge of cloud operations Interfacing with engineering, application development and other support teams.
Responsibilities (List principle tasks, duties and responsibilities of the job):
Expert in managing AWS services (EC2, Cloudtrail, IAM, Config, cloudwatch, S3, Lambda) via CLI and API within a multi account production environment.
Experience in managing security, operations and governance on cloud platform/ technologies.
Responsible for operations of Cloud service infrastructure, monitoring, and capacity management of proprietary Cloud based platform systems at web scale in a fully virtualized Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) and Platform as a Service (PaaS) operating environment.
Development and reporting of KPI's to insure SLAs are met.
Ability to simplify, solve and communicate complex problems.
Monitor and identify capacity and performance issues for cloud services to ensure continued, uninterrupted operations.
Ability to partner with and collaboratively drive accountability with internal team and vendors.
Ability to anticipate technology changes within a rapidly evolving environment.
Bachelor's degree with minimum 7+ years of IT Technology experience or equivalent professional experience and training.
Two or more years of Amazon AWS Cloud products (EC2, EBS, S3, Lambda, ECS, RDS, DynamoDB, EMR, Kinesis, SQS/SNS, etc.) experience.
Hands on experience with Jenkins, Docker, Terraform or similar technologies.
Infrastructure production and/or operational support background.
Very strong troubleshooting and incident management skills.
Ensures monitoring alerts and systems events are assessed, prioritized, and managed.
Manages client impacting incidents including business impact assessment, technical resolution, engagement, and communications.
Assures Operations Run Book and other knowledge management documents are up to date.
Contributes to the evaluation and implementation of monitoring tools for the cloud platform.
Builds and maintains strong relationships with TIAA technology teams, business aligned teams and business partners to identify process improvement opportunities.
Drives continuous improvement of services and processes in order to increase platform stability and realize operational efficiencies.
Very strong proactive problem management skills.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Understanding AWS architectures and design principles.
Understanding of server-less code concepts.
Docker, Kubernetes, containers and related technologies.
Experience with shell scripting, Puppet/Ansible, and automation principles.
(Preferred not required)
Understanding of DevOps and CI/CD processes.
Five or more years of Red Hat Linux, Windows, Networking, and/or storage management experience preferred.
Microsoft Azure cloud products and support experience preferred.
Cloudforms and OpenShift experience a plus.
Oracle, MYSQL, Python, NodeJS, nginx, & tomcat experience preferred.
Thanks & Regards,
Sr. Technical Recruiter
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