AWS Lead / Architect

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New Jersey




6+ months

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AWS infrastructure, Serverless REST, VPN, virtualization, security, networking, cloud computing

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Job Description

We’re seeking an AWS Technical Lead for our client, an award-winning firm in the Information Technology space, for an AWS implementation project. This will be an initial 6-month W2 consulting position, with possible extension. The work can be done remotely, working with team members across the U.S., particularly with eastern and central timezones.

This is a hands-on architecture and implementation role requiring AWS infrastructure, Serverless REST, VPN, virtualization, security, networking, cloud computing expertise.

The project is to implement AWS infrastructure for an enterprise-scale environment following industry best practices to include a robust and resilient framework for their application stack with sophisticated network connectivity and compliant security.

Key skills and technologies will include:
* Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field
* Strength in hands-on AWS infrastructure design/implementation/deployment. Will mentor the team on best practices and break down the design plans into actionable tasks for the project team.
* AWS skills with Serverless REST using Lambda or Fargate, CloudFormation on CDK CI/CD, monitoring and logging
* Networking: AWS Transit Gateway, Private Link, VPC Peering, AWS Resource Access Manager (RAM), CIDR block planning, Subnets, WAF, ALB, ELB, Network Firewall
* Security: Security – AWS Config, Security Hub, and Systems Manager (SSM)
* Deep understanding of S3, Data Management and ETL (Dynamo DB / RDS, AWS DMS, AWS Glue, Data Stores) following best design practices
* Integration experience with Jenkins + Git and integration testing following best practices
* Experience in a regulated environment preferred (pharma/med device/healthcare, etc)

Soft skills:
* Strong leadership and relationship building skills
* Excellent communication skills, clear communication, coaching/mentoring, customer service focus. Will coach developers on best practices
* Interest in guiding and mentoring team members
* Solid time management skills, analytical and demonstration of sound judgment

Please Apply Today!

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