We are looking for a Senior AWS DevOps Engineer for one of our clients who would be responsible for ensuring the reliability, security, and scalability of cloud-based systems. You are a perfect candidate if you are growth-oriented, you love what you do, and you enjoy working on new ideas to develop exciting products.

What we are looking for:

  • 5+ years of proven experience as a DevOps Engineer with a strong focus on AWS.
  • In-depth knowledge of AWS services and architecture, including EC2, S3, Lambda, VPC, RDS, and more.
  • Proficiency in scripting languages (e.g., Python, Bash) and automation tools.
  • Experience with containerization and orchestration tools (Docker, Kubernetes).
  • Familiarity with Infrastructure as Code (IaC) principles and tools (CloudFormation, Terraform).
  • Experience with version control systems (e.g., Git) and agile development methodologies.
  • Strong problem-solving skills and attention to detail.
  • Excellent communication and teamwork skills.

Nice-to-have:

AWS certifications (e.g., AWS Certified DevOps Engineer) are a plus.

Responsibilities:

  • Design, implement, and manage scalable and highly available cloud infrastructure on AWS.
  • Develop and maintain automation scripts using tools such as AWS CloudFormation, Terraform, and scripting languages (e.g., Python, Bash) to automate infrastructure provisioning and configuration.
  • Establish and optimize CI/CD pipelines using AWS CodePipeline, AWS CodeBuild, and other relevant tools to automate software deployment.
  • Implement and manage containerized applications using AWS services such as Amazon ECS or EKS, and orchestrate containers using Docker and Kubernetes.
  • Implement Infrastructure as Code principles to define and manage infrastructure resources.
  • Set up monitoring and logging solutions using AWS CloudWatch, AWS CloudTrail, and other relevant tools to ensure the health and performance of AWS resources.
  • Implement security measures and best practices for AWS resources, ensuring a secure and compliant infrastructure.
  • Collaborate with development, operations, and security teams to understand requirements and implement effective cloud solutions.
  • Develop and maintain disaster recovery plans and ensure the resilience of cloud-based systems.
  • Identify and address performance bottlenecks, optimize AWS resources, and implement best practices for efficiency.
  • Create and maintain technical documentation for AWS infrastructure, deployment processes, and best practices.
  • Provide guidance and mentorship to junior DevOps engineers and team members, fostering a culture of continuous learning and improvement.

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