AWS DevOPS

Location
England, Nottinghamshire, Nottingham
Salary
£40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted
02 Jan 2018
Closes
16 Jan 2018
Ref
00077333
Contact
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Sector
IT
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
This company is an AWS partner who specialise in designing, developing and supporting scalable solutions using Amazon Web Services for their clients. Based in the UK they have several teams across the globe working on Windows and Linux based systems. As well as supporting their internal development teams the successful candidate will work with our external clients.

The role is based in Bingham near Nottingham and will involve travel to our clients based in the UK and Europe. Joining this company will give you the opportunity to play a key role in fast growing business working directly with key stakeholders.

The candidate will be able to work as part of a team as well as independently. Primarily reporting to the Solutions Architect will also liaise with the Development Team Leader. Work is managed on a day to day basis using the Atlassian range of products, with daily scrums and weekly voice calls.

The ideal candidate will already have an AWS Certifications in DevOPS or suitable experience. They actively encourage their employee's development, assisting them through AWS certification programmes.

Responsibilities
- Developing Terraform and Cloudformation scripts for infrastructure
- Developing ansible and powershell scripts for application deployment
- Supporting several AWS infrastructures.
- Automating and streamlining deployments
- Assisting other members of the team with technical AWS queries.
- Liaise with Technical Authorities for support and assistance where appropriate.

Due to supporting several clients the candidate will be expected to work with Windows and Linux and associated technologies. Whilst the candidate should have most of the required skills we will consider those with a desire to expand their expertise and show aptitude to learn new skills quickly.

Required Skills
- Ability to design and implement scalable AWS solutions
- AWS Cloud Formation Scripting
- Suitable Scripting Languages e.g. PowerShell, Bash, Windows Batch, ansible
- Working with AWS IAM, KMS, CloudWatch
- Managing EC2 Instance (Windows & Linux)
- Resizing Instances and Disks
- Optimising Costs
- AMI's
- Auto Scaling and ELB's
- Utilising and managing AWS S3
- Configuration of a Continuous Deployment Solution
- Managing Databases MSSQL, MySQL & DynamoDb
- Backups & Maintenance
- Experience in Managing Active Directory

Desired Skills
- Terraform
- SES, SQS, RDS, CloudFront
- DNS administration
- Management of ELK Stack
- Networking: AWS VPC, VPN's

Benefits include:
- 25 days holiday
- Company Pension Scheme
- Bonus Scheme