New Directions IT Staffing

Are you interested in building something from the ground up?  If so, read on:

We are currently engaged with a client who is seeking a Cloud DevOps Engineer on a direct hire basis.  In this role, the Cloud DevOps Engineer will:

  • Work within a small, highly skilled engineering team to create elegant infrastructure-as-code solutions in an AWS cloud environment.
  • Create automated, secure, and reliable systems to run our business-critical financial services software.
  • Act as a champion for infrastructure as code and help our team to understand the value of this approach.
  • Design cloud infrastructure that is secure, scalable, and highly available on AWS.
  • Work collaboratively with software engineering to define infrastructure and deployment requirements.
  • Provision, configure and maintain AWS cloud infrastructure defined as code.
  • Ensure configuration and compliance with configuration management tools.
  • Administer and troubleshoot Linux based systems.
  • Troubleshoot problems across a wide array of services and functional areas.
  • Build and maintain operational tools for deployment, monitoring, and analysis of AWS infrastructure and systems.
  • Perform infrastructure cost analysis and optimization.

The appropriate individual will have demonstrated experience in the following:

  • Building and maintaining cloud infrastructures (e.g. AWS EC2, VPC, Security Groups, IAM, CloudFront, S3)
  • A solid background in securing cloud environments and meeting compliance frameworks.
  • Ansible for configuration management.
  • Containers including Docker and Kubernetes.
  • Solid background in Linux server administration and networking.
  • Previous exposure to financial services / fintech domains and cloud security needs.  (a plus).
  • Database-as-a-platform and/or cloud based data warehousing.  (a plus).
  • Curiosity or desire to grow in related areas e.g. software development, front-end engineering, security or project management.

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In order to arrange a preliminary interview, please forward a Word copy of your resume with your complete contact information.  We are unable to sponsor Visa’s for this role.   

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