Sr. AWS Infrastructure Engineer

Employer
Systems Engineering Solutions Corporation
Location
Greenbelt, MD
Posted
Jun 24, 2019
Closes
Jun 26, 2019
Ref
170806182
Function
Engineer, IT, QA Engineer
Hours
Full Time
Description Systems Engineering Solutions (SES) Corporation is a service disabled veteran owned small business. SES provides Enterprise solutions to Commercial and Federal Customers. If you would like to learn more, we would encourage you to check out our past performance at sescorporation.com. The Sr. AWS Infrastructure Engineer will leverage their comprehensive cloud expertise to support the implementation of AWS-centric network infrastructure to support the digitally transformed 2020 Census enumeration. When the 2020 Census is underway, the USCB system-of-systems will be scaled up to become one of the largest production environments running in the AWS GovCloud region. Therefore, we require an innovative thought-leader who can help our customers solve some of the most pressing and difficult advanced cloud problems that have ever been addressed in the Public sector. Responsibilities Assume a technical role in the administration and management of infrastructure solutions that are deployed in the Amazon Web Services (AWS) GovCloud regions Integrating AWS with Database Administrator and DevOps teams Perform troubleshooting of complex problems Serve as an escalation path for the IT department staff for troubleshooting or IT inquiries LearnResearch new technologies. Train IT departmentstaff Tier 3 debugging and debugging full-stack Requirements Years of Experience 14 years Education Requirements Bachelors Strong Tier III debugging experience Integration experience 5+ years specifically operating and managing AWS infrastructure Knowledge of AWS user, security, and networking configurations Experience managing enterprise scale solutions that leverage the following AWS Services EC2, S3, CloudFormation, RDS, CloudFront, VPC, Route53, IAM, CloudWatch, Beanstalk, Lambda, etc. Experience scripting in python or bash or comparable language Experience scripting against AWS CLI Implementing and managing Networking and Application performance monitoring tool suites (Splunk, AppDynamics, Solarwinds, etc) Soft Skills Organizational Skills Can plan and prioritize work. Follows tasks to their logical conclusion and makes sure that everything has been done to the right standard. Good attention to detail. Team Work Able to enthuse and maintain project interest. Comfortable working both individually and as part of a team. Prepared to challenge ideas within a group in a constructive way. Communications Ability to communicate clearly and efficiently to team members and clients, verbally and in writing. Able to present ideas in a variety of ways depending upon audience and context. Excellent active listening skills. Selling Points to Potential Candidate Long-term Agency mission critical program that will be active through 2021 Working with a seasoned management team with previous success at USCB in a multi-company environment Key contributor to the development and implementation of a large-scale solution for a multi-cloud, multi-site System of Systems Challenging multi-faceted engineering effort that will support internet self-response and field enumeration efforts for the 2020 Decennial Census survey for hundreds of thousands of simultaneous connections Problem Solving Natural inclination for planning strategy and tactics. Ability to analyze problems and determine root cause, generating alternatives, evaluating and selecting alternatives and implementing solutions. Results oriented Able to drive things forward regardless of personal interest in the task. Benefits SES provides a competitive salary and the following benefits Medical Dental Vision ADD STD LTD Company paid Life Insurance 401k with employer contribution Paid Time Off