• Location: USA, Ohio, Akron
  • Salary: US$100 - US$135 per hour
  • Technology: AWS Jobs
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Date Posted: 10th Jul, 2019
  • Reference: 43664w3


$135/hr - AWS Solutions Architect- Akron, Ohio

Opportunity Highlights:
  • Provide technical leadership, oversight on design, development and implementation of the clients application using AWS technologies and capabilities
  • Hands-on engagement for POC's
  • Architect our production systems in AWS with performance, auto-scaling, monitoring, alerting and cost of operations in mind
  • Develop and maintain a cost model for AWS deployments, look for cost optimization opportunities, setup accounts, budgets, alerts etc
  • Design and implement a migration path for our existing datacenter environments considering load balancing, networking, multi-AZ deployment, VPC's security policies and geographical disaster recovery
  • Design auto-healing and monitoring systems in the clients new AWS environment
  • Communicate effectively between Development, DevOps and CloudOps teams to enable delivering clients software to production
  • Mentor both developers and operations teams in all AWS topics


Technologies:
  • Node.js, Java, React/Redux, GitHub
  • Docker, Kubernetes, OpenShift, Jenkins, Ansible
  • AWS services - ELB, RDS, S3, Lambda, SQS, Kinesis, etc.
  • SQL (Postgres), NoSQL (Cassandra, Elasticsearch)
  • High-volume messaging - Kafka, RabbitMQ, SQS and Stream processing
  • REST, JSON Schema, GraphQL
  • Newrelic, splunk


Skills & Qualifications:
  • BS or equivalent in Computer Sciences or related degree
  • AWS Solutions Architect-Professional certification or equivalent experience as architect with production-grade AWS environments
  • 10+ years of experience with software engineering projects
  • 5+ years of experience with designing service oriented and micro-services based application architecture and development practices such as Continuous integration, Continuous deployment
  • 3+ years of hands-on experience with setting up and running AWS Production environments across multiple AZ's, multiple geographies, IAM roles, Route53, ELB's, VPC peering etc.
  • Hands on experience with AWS technologies like EC2, S3, Redshift, RDS, Kenisis, Lambda, Glue, etc.
  • Strong understanding of Linux systems, networking concepts, application troubleshooting