• Location: England, Berkshire, Reading
  • Salary: Up to £700 per day
  • Technology: AWS Jobs
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Date Posted: 4th Oct, 2019
  • Reference: 0410_1570199090
Job Title: AWS DevOps Architect

Location: Reading

On-site/Remote: 100% On-Site

Start Date: ASAP

Duration: 6 months+

Must Have:

* Strong experience designing, leading and coaching others on AWS best practices, solutions and services, to include significant hands-on experience
* Demonstrate a strong understanding of the AWS Well-Architected Framework to validate solution/architecture
* Strong understanding of different architectural designs for scaling a large multi-tier application
* Strong understanding of core AWS services and AWS architecture best practices
* Experience in building AWS Landing Zone architecture
* Must have strong experience in architecting and migrating large scale applications to AWS, as well as Disaster Recovery solutions
* Must have strong experience in implementing CI/CD pipelines
* Must have strong xperience in automating infrastructure build on AWS
* Very good Experience with AWSVPC/Route53/Security/S3/EC2/IAM/Networking/AMI/billing/Account management/Cloudfront/RDS/EBS/tagging/EKS/CodePipeline
* Strong hands-on experience with CloudFormation, Chef, Puppet
* AWS DevOps and Certified Solutions Architect - Professional is preferred


* 5+ years of software engineering experience
* 5+ years of DevOps experience
* Experience in implementing security and governance on AWS
* Experience with application discovery and migration wave planning
* Experience driving discussions with senior personnel regarding trade-offs, best practices, project management and risk mitigation
* Hands-on experience leading the design, development and deployment of business software at scale or current hands on technology infrastructure, network, compute, storage, and virtualization experience


* Strong track record of implementing AWS services in a variety of distributed computing environments
* Leading highly-available and fault-tolerant enterprise and web-scale software deployments
* Demonstrated ability to think strategically about business, product, and technical challenges

* Strong track record of implementing AWS services in a variety of distributed computing environments
* Configuration management using CloudFormation, Chef & Puppet
* Strong practical Linux and Windows-based systems administration skills in a Cloud or Virtualized environment

* Understanding of core AWS services, uses, and architecture best practices
* Proficienct in developing, deploying, and debugging cloud-based applications using AWS
* Ability to use the AWS service APIs, AWS CLI, and SDKs to write applications
* Create and use CI/CD pipelines to deploy applications on AWS
* Ability to apply a basic understand of cloud-native applications to write code
* Familiar with software development methodologies (Agile, Lean etc.)