Remote AWS Cloud Engineer

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Posted 4 days ago United States $140k - 190k (US Dollars)
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Job Description

TEAM MISSION : Cloud Service Provider for all cloud users within Federal Client ; Gather requirements from federal customer, align them to Federal Client Standards/Best Practices and then work on ways to save money/allocate budget accordingly. Provisioning of infrastructure - AWS resources includes small little changes and then sometimes 30-40 servers being deployed.

This will be a three year-long-contract through Insight Global and will allow you to work 100% remote the entire time. We can only consider US Citizens for this role and you will get read on for a Public Trust Clearance.

Must be willing to work EST hours


Developing Infrastructure as Code (IaC) for deploying cloud resources to accounts in an AWS Organizations multi account architecture
Addressing and resolving operational incidents and alerts using tools including Service Now, SolarWinds, AWS Health, AWS Security Hub, Azure Defender, Cloud Watch Alarms
Monitoring Cloud overall health and address/identify issues and address with cloud services team and/or cloud customers to resolve
Responding to customer's Service Now tasks and change requests for provisioning, modifying, troubleshooting, and decommissioning cloud services
Packaging new Unix and Windows images provided by on-prem teams for use in the cloud environments
Supporting cloud improvement and standardization activities using Jira, and two-week SCRUM sprints (e.g., multi account, multi-account service monitoring improvements, deployment pipeline, etc.)

Must Haves :

Bachelor's degree and 12 years of relevant experience
At least 4 years of experience in cloud technologies including Amazon Web Services (AWS), Microsoft Azure, or other public cloud services with an emphasis on AWS experience
At least 2 years of experience in DevOps Engineering including Jenkins, Ansible, Kubernetes, or other automation (highly preferred)
At least 2 years of experience with writing and deploying Cloud Formation Templates (CFT), Azure Resource Manager (ARM) Templates, or Terraform to provision cloud infrastructure
At least 1+ years of Python scripting experience to support tools, monitoring, Lambda function development
At least 1+ cloud certification at the associate level or higher in AWS
Experience working directly with customers to understand the customer's cloud requirements and providing cloud infrastructure solutions
Experience with Jira, ServiceNow, and similar toolsets for workflow management
Experience with SolarWinds, Splunk, and similar tools for logging and monitoring toolsets

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $140,000.00 - $190,000.00 per year

401(k) matching
Dental insurance
Health insurance
Paid time off
Vision insurance
8 hour shift
Day shift
Monday to Friday

Bachelor's (Required)

IT: 10 years (Required)
AWS: 5 years (Required)

Work Location: Remote