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Company : Optghar
Req/job Title : Trainee DevOps
Job Ref No : 5596
Post Date : 08/27/2018
Country : USA
Job State/Province : New Jersey
Job City : Piscataway
Experience : 0 - 2
OtherSkill :
Subject : Full time requirement
Description :

Job Description:

Under general direction, the successful candidate will be responsible for performing Cloud Engineering duties such as Cloud readiness assessments, AWS architecture design, system evaluation, system analysis, AWS Infrastructure Operations, Optimization and Maintenance, Change and Configuration Management Support, Release, Control and Validation of Cloud Infrastructure Deployment and Migration and infrastructure assessment. The cloud engineer shall perform duties on tasks that require expertise in AWS/system/processor architecture, client/server architecture, operating systems, software applications, network protocols, routers, switches, remote access servers, and firewalls.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:


Maintain AWS Cloud Infrastructure in Optimal Configuration from both technical and budgetary perspectives

Provide Functional Escalation Support and Expertise to the Incident Management Processes involving AWS Infrastructure or related issues

Provide input and guidance to Personnel and our client’s Cloud Architects/SMEs to the overall AWS Architecture and Design tenets

Compose and leverage AWS Cloud Formation Templates for utilization, to ensure repeatable, sustainable AWS infrastructure is effectively managed

Deploy, test and document development, pre-production, and production environments

Train and mentor Junior Administrators and Engineers

Create Amazon Virtual Private Cloud (VPC) resources such as subnets, network access control lists, and security groups

Backup cloud and on-premise resources, including in a hybrid environment

Leverage resource tagging to allocate costs and optimize resource planning

Create gold images / AMIs and employ auto scaling

Assist in preparing cost analysis based on expected usage

Configure multi-factor authentication on virtual and hardware devices

Create IAM users and groups

Maintain availability of critical USPTO AWS Cloud infrastructure. To include configuration changes to USPTO AWS Cloud Services (UACS) shared services, adhere to compliance requirements, PVT, PROD environments as approved and directed.

Improve operational capabilities of UACS enterprise infrastructure as approved and directed.

Maintain availability of production systems deployed into USPTO AWS managed area that are not covered in Project-Related Configuration Support or Prototype Configuration Support.

Communication, including responding to C3, Alert distributions, support team requests, system business area requests, ESSD requests within 30 minutes of receipt, during business hours.

Investigating reported and suspected outage issues, documenting issue, resolution, maintaining knowledge base of known issues.

Review and enhance Operational Service Plans (OSPs), Run books, known issues knowledge bases, log defects.

Basic Qualifications:


Minimum Education: B.A. or B.S. degree in related discipline or equivalent experience

Must have AWS Associate – Level Certification, nice to have AWS Professional-Level Certification

Ability to pass a federal government background investigation

Experience documenting technical requirements

Must have strong written and verbal communication skills

Proficient at multi-tasking and proactive in work responsibilities

Superior attention to detail

Passion for providing great customer service

Preferred Qualifications:


AWS or Microsoft Cloud Certification desired for all personnel

At least 1 year in enterprise cloud deployments desired

At least 2 years development experience desired

Solid understanding of Linux and Windows operating system

Advanced troubleshooting skills

Capability in architecture design, system evaluation, system analysis, and infrastructure assessment

Be proficient in scripting image deployment and bootstrapping

Experience with AWS CloudWatch and other automation services

Strong background in Microsoft based applications

Maintain account documentation, such as architecture diagrams and portal links.

Knowledge of databases like MySQL, Oracle, SQLServer, or MongoDB

Experience in a 24/7 production environment

Excellent communication, prioritization, and analytical skills

Ability to work in a fast paced and agile development environment

Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, high-intensity, Agile Scrum team work environment and exhibit flexibility as innovation is implemented.

Must be able to see opportunities for improvement, take ownership and closely work with development team to drive product improvement