Job Description :
Role: Sr. Cloud Engineer
Duration :9+ Months
Location : Des Moines IA

Job Description
Work closely with development teams to integrate their projects into the production AWS environment and ensure their ongoing support once there.
o Gain a deep application-level knowledge of the systems as well as contributing to their overall design.
o Be a DevOps champion - work closely with other internal teams to build security, reliability, and scalability into the development lifecycle.
Build engineering automation and productivity tools to streamline and scale applications in the production environment
Troubleshoot and resolve issues related to application development, deployment and operations
Build from the ground up reliable infrastructure services in AWS to deliver highly scalable services
Extensive working experience with the following:
o AWS Services (ECS, EC2, RDS, ELB)
o Docker
DevOps / CICD
o TFS / Visual Studio Team Services
o Git
o Python/JavaScript
o CloudFormaion
o Bash
o Hashicorp Packer
o Hashicorp Terraform

Education, Skills and Experience:

5 years of Unix/Linux administration and experience with Windows 2008R2 / 2012
Very strong scripting and automation skills – you believe you can automate everything
Solid experience and background working with AWS services (EC2, VPC, ELB, S3, CloudFormation, RDS, SQS, etc…
Proficiency with the AWS CLI.
Experience with Infrastructure as Code
A solid Ops foundation - you’re always thinking “What happens if this fails ” when you build things
Familiarity with build & release automation tools and methodologies like Jenkins, TFS
Experience with VMware would be a big bonus

If you are qualified, available, interested, planning to make a change, or know of a friend who might have the required qualifications and interest, please call me ASAP at Ext 2540., even if we have spoken recently about a different position. If you do respond via e-mail, please include a daytime phone number so I can reach you. In considering candidates, time is of the essence, so please respond ASAP. Thank you.