AWS Cloud Engineer


New York, NY

Industry: Staffing & Recruiting


11 - 15 years

Posted 366 days ago

  by    Radhika Arora


  • Create a strategy for establishing a secure and well-managed enterprise environment in AWS
  • Merge enterprise CentOS and Windows build requirements with Amazon native AMIs and integration with Amazon native tooling
  • Configure and manage MLP’s VPC at AWS, establish core services in the VPC, enabling AWS to serve as a part of MLP’s network
  • Establish a patch management strategy for the cloud
  • Lead design process for network connectivity to AWS including necessary bandwidth and exploration of various interconnection options
  • Extension of MLP standard systems management processes into the cloud including change, incident, and problem management
  • Establish internal pricing and instance selection model for EC2
  • Establish storage use cases and service catalog including usage of ephemeral storage, EBS, S3 and Glacier
  • Integrate AWS management tooling with MLP including automation of spin-up and spin-down and billing approvals
  • Design and implementation of data protection options, including HA and BCP protection at AWS

Skills Required

  • 10+ years of experience as a full time IT professional
  • 5+ years of experience designing and supporting AWS environments
  • Experience deploying enterprise workloads to AWS
  • Proficient with Python, Perl, Unix shell, or otherscriptinglanguages
  • Thorough knowledge of configuration management tooling for Linux based environments
  • Hands-on experience with one or more configuration management systems such as Ansible, Chef, or Puppet
  • Hands-on experience utilizing Amazon Web Services API Extensive experience managing enterprise on premise compute implementations
  • Experience designing, deploying and supporting enterprise core services
  • Extensive knowledge of Unix operating systems
  • Knowledge of at least one other cloud hosting solution in addition to AWS