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AWS Cloud Architect – DevOps and Infrastructure – Contract Position

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Dublin, Dublin City Centre, Remote


Infrastructure & Cloud



AWS Cloud Architect – DevOps and Infrastructure Focus – Contract Position – Daily Rate

We are seeking an AWS Cloud Architect with a focus on DevOps and Infrastructure to join our client’s team. This role will be concentrated on providing DevOps and Infrastructure expertise to our team and applying these skills within our AWS organization and broader enterprise. As an AWS Cloud Architect this role will be responsible for architecting and implementing cloud-based solutions. These solutions may entail existing re-architecting existing platforms as well as new initiatives and projects.

What you need:~

  • AWS Certified – SA (Associate or Professional), DevOps Engineer Professional, and/or Developer Associate.
  • 3-5 + years of IaaS experience including designing, building, deploying, and migrating workloads.
  • 3+ year hands-on experience with Amazon Web Services, including EC2, S3, ALB/CLB/NLB, VPC, R53, and RDS provisioning
  • In depth experience with AWS Developer Tools – CodeCommit, CodeBuild, and CodePipeline, as well as git, Python, Bash, AWS CLI, PowerShell
  • Fundamental understanding of infrastructure – network, compute, storage, security, application services, etc.
  • Automation Frameworks particularly Terraform and CloudFormation or similar Infrastructure as Code solutions.
  • Sound automation mindset based on past success, including ability to provide automation guidance to team members and developers.
  • In depth knowledge and experience with administration of Linux (Ubuntu & Amazon Linux) and Windows operating systems.
  • Core understanding of AWS IAM fundamentals
  • Networking – understand core concepts and terminology such as OSI model, CIDR notation, VPC, Subnets, Route Tables, etc.
  • Experienced in troubleshooting, deep-dives, and debugging.
  • Strong understanding of infrastructure operations best practices, including experience in IT Operations in a highly available model
  • Strong Web Server experience in IIS, Apache, or Tomcat
  • Functional knowledge of Database concepts
  • Comfortable operating in a matrix organization, strong ability to communicate across teams to ensure alignment of technology strategy, best practices, and successful delivery.
  • Understanding of SDLC processes
  • Availability to support systems on-call after hours as needed

Preferred Qualifications:~

  • ECS/Fargate
  • Configuration Management Automation (Chef, Ansible, or Puppet)
  • Azure Certified or aptitude with Azure
  • Experience and/or interest in developing Cloud Native Architectures.
  • Proficiency designing configuration management solutions to enable rapid deployment of new stacks.
  • Competence with migration tooling such as AWS server migration service, bare metal migrations, or 3rd party tooling for lift-and-shift approaches are needed.
  • Virtualization – VMware, Hyper-V, or other virtualization technologies.
  • Understanding of API based architectures, SOA, and messaging.
  • Knowledge of mobile based architectures.

Apply immediately for consideration to [email protected] with your CV. Please note your CV will be held in strictest confidence. 

Please note: We have a number of similar positions currently, and in the future, which we would like to discuss with you should you indicate your interest in this role. When we receive your application for this role, we will contact you to advise you of our process for other similar positions.

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