1) 5+ years of experience in infrastructure management (Linux), Maintaining systems, system admin architect, someone who's done solutioning, knows broad skills in infrastructure and maintaining, MUST HAVE *LINUX* not windows
2) 3-5 years of hands on experience in design and implementation of solutions with AWS
IaC (infrastructure as Code) - Terraform / Terratest, Terraform is great to have, Terratest is nice to have
Common services: S3, EC2/AMI, Lambda, Image Builder, EBS, EFS etc.
Design for HA, cost and scalability
If they have more experience with cloud formation INSTEAD of the terrform, he is okay with that too
3) Strong scripting/programming skills
Bash, Python, Go etc.
Strong scripting skills (coding is really a must) not ALL but at least 1: Bash, Python, GoLang, all nice to have, if they have something other than those, still okay
4) understanding of Jenkins, SDLC, Agile and DevOps