|Location||Des Moines, IA|
|Date Posted||July 15, 2021|
Ref ID: 01500-0011704987
Classification: DevOps Engineer
MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES/ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:
Design and implement AWS cloud infrastructure solutions with emphasis on infrastructure provisioning, infrastructure management, systems monitoring, governance automation, security management, Identity Access Management (IAM).
Troubleshoot and resolve issues with AWS Cloud and related trouble tickets (tier 3 support).
Collaborate with other engineers and product owners to continually evolve products and services using Agile and DevOps techniques.
Type of Credentials/Licenses: AWS Industry Certifications
Related Work Experience: 8-10 years
Thorough understanding of AWS infrastructure and services including but not limited to VPC, Security Groups, IAM, Cloud Formations, EC2, EBS, S3, CloudWatch, Cloud Trail, AWS Config.
This is an infrastructure position NOT and application position so solid AWS network understanding in a large multi-account environment is critical.
Experience with networking principles and technologies (DNS, Load Balancers, Reverse Proxies)
Practical experience with Infrastructure as Code (IaC) using Cloud Formations, Terraform, Ansible, and similar tools from the network level up through the application provisioning level.
Automation experience with Ansible, Python and BOTO3, AWS Systems Manager, and other AWS automation services.
Experienced in authoring and updating Python scripts with BOTO3
Strong automation experience with Python ideally or other solid scripting language
Strong abilities with designing and implementing complex IAM policies in a multi-account environment.
High availability and Disaster Recovery principles, patterns and usage
Experience working as part of an Agile/Kanban Team
Ability to self-start and successfully collaborate in a distributed team environment.
Willingness to adapt and change and take on new challenges.
Self-starter with the ability to work independently or as part of a project team.
Strong analytical problem-solving ability.
Extremely strong written and verbal communication skills.
Positive attitude and a strong commitment to delivering quality work.
Experience with DevOps concepts, methodologies, and tools.
Experience with Git and Jira is a must.
Experience with Jenkins and Ansible highly preferred.
Experience with ServiceNow (or similar ITSM tool) to self-select AWS and related trouble tickets from a queue and successfully resolve them to meet or exceed documented SLAs
Experience with Active Directory, Active Directory Federation Services (ADFS), SAML, web Single Sign-on (SSO), OAuth and related authentication technologies
Practical experience sizing compute and storage need