AWS Cloud Engineer

Date Posted: 5/31/2020

Type: Contract-to-hire

Location: Buffalo, New York

Be a part of ETG Cloud organization which is responsible for architecting, implementing and managing the technology required to run a cloud-based platform for the enterprise. This position is a unique opportunity for someone who is passionate about applying cloud technologies to solving business problems in a unique and innovative way and to help accelerate our digital business transformation.

Position Responsibilities:

  • CloudOps Engineer is responsible for 24/7 availability of ETG client’s Cloud Platform
  • Front line support for Cloud Monitoring – Infrastructure and Application
  • Respond, troubleshoot and resolve production alerts
  • Initiate Incident Response for cloud outages
  • Analyze trends to pro-actively prevent incidents
  • Participate in Cloud Updates and Maintenance; assist in security vulnerability and remediation
  • Take ownership of environment maintenance and system problems as detected by monitoring and/or as escalated by business users
  • Ensure availability of all technical operating resources according to SLA expectations by designing for redundancy of infrastructure and associated services.
  • Perform lifecycle management for supported platforms, including technical refresh planning and capacity upgrades and participate in the planning and implementation of software product updates.
  • Establish metrics and monitor the health/utilization of AWS resources on a wide scale, using CloudWatch and other services or scripts.
  • Report on cost and usage across cloud environments and establish tagging mechanisms for allocating costs to different business units.

Minimum Qualifications

  • 5 years hands-on experience with Cloud Operations/DevOps/SRE on AWS, and, or Azure.
  • 3 years’ experience specifically with AWS. Especially: VPC, ELB/ALB, EC2, S3, IAM.
  • Strong troubleshooting and problem-solving abilities.
  • Excellent working knowledge on Linux or any Unix Operating System
  • Knowledge in Monitoring Tools and Service Management (Support Tickets, Incident and Problem Management)
  • Strong knowledge of TCP/IP networking, including routing, subnetting and load balancing.

Must have skills

  • AWS Cloud Experience (AWS Cloud Practitioner Certification)
  • AWS Cloud Watch, Cloud Trail
  • AWS: 4 years (Preferred)
Job Type: ETG Team

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