Job Title: AWS Cloud Infrastructure Architect
Location: Boston, MA
Hourly Rate: Up to $130 / hour
The Cloud Architect will be a member of the Infrastructure Operations team and will help drive the definition, design and implementation of technology reference implementations, shared components and/or core frameworks, with primary focus on core infrastructure services such as Networking, Security, Automation, and Service Management, in an AWS cloud setting.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES And RESPONSIBILITIES
Work to operationalize our AWS infrastructure for go forward product development.
Work with the members of the Architecture team to help define and recommend activities related to the design, development and maintenance of our cloud strategy, process and methodologies.
Identify and recommend new solutions for research and participate in proof of concept activities to continually optimize our cloud strategies.
Promote the development of common reusable technology solutions.
Identify technology and implementation risks to analyze the impact on our business strategies and direction.
Work with development teams to ensure our Cloud best practices are adhered to.
Collaborate and mentor members of the Operations team.
Provide oversight and best practices in AWS Cloud operations.
Continue to evolve the use of automation and configuration management.
Participate in the creation, maintenance, testing, and execution of the Disaster Recovery plan.
SKILLS And EXPERIENCE
5+ years of cloud-focused experience as a 3rd level support specialist, DevOps engineer, software developer or similar
2+ years of Linux system administration experience, particularly supporting 3-tier web applications
1+ years of experience migrating and managing AWS workloads
Expertise with EC2, VPC, ELB, RDS, Route53, CloudFront, CloudTrail, CloudWatch and more
AWS Certified Solutions Architect (CSA) certification is a huge bonus
Expertise with DevOps concepts, code deployment processes, microservices, serverless architectures preferred
Automation experience with shell scripts, AWS CLI or other tools
Comprehensive understanding of Cloud technologies such as elasticity and horizontal scaling
Excellent problem solving and effective research skills
Good customer service skills
Dedication and willingness to work some alternative schedules as necessary
Project management experience in a hands-on role
If interested in applying for this position, please e-mail your CV/Resume directly to firstname.lastname@example.org
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