IT/Software/Technology

Sr. AWS Engineer

Contract

Strategic Staffing Solutions

STRATEGIC STAFFING SOLUTIONS HAS AN OPENING!

Strategic Staffing Solutions is currently looking for a Sr. AWS Engineer for a contract opening with one of our largest clients located in Charlotte, NC!

This is a Contract Opportunity with our company that MUST be worked on a W2 Only. No C2C eligibility for this position. Visa Sponsorship is Available ! The details are below.

Locations: Charlotte, NC

Duration:  12+ Months

To apply: Please email your resume in Word Format to Bob Cromer at: bcromer@strategicstaff.com and Reference Job Order #: 205605 or Click the Apply Button.

Core Responsibilities:

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  • Provides technical direction, guides the team on key technical aspects and responsible for product tech delivery
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  • Lead the Design, Build, Test and Deployment of components
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  • Where applicable in collaboration with Lead Developers (Data Engineer, Software Engineer, Data Scientist, Technical Test Lead)
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  • Understand requirements / use case to outline technical scope and lead delivery of technical solution
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  • Confirm required developers and skillsets specific to product
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  • Provides leadership, direction, peer review and accountability to developers on the product (key responsibility)
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  • Works closely with the Product Owner to align on delivery goals and timing
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  • Assists Product Owner with prioritizing and managing team backlog
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  • Collaborates with Data and Solution architects on key technical decisions
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  • The architecture and design to deliver the requirements and functionality
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  • Serves as an interface between the developers and the Project Manager.
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  • Serves as an interface between IT and the business.
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  • Coordinates the cross-functional team activities.
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  • Ensures that quality service is delivered on a timely basis.
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  • Maintains strong customer relationships.
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  • Assists in the deployment of new applications to the organization and to the support unit.
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  • Assists the Service Introduction Lead in evaluating the impact of new applications on the support organization.
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  • Assists with delivery of new applications to the organization.
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  • Reviews all implemented changes to make sure they have met their objectives.
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  • Participates in and monitor the definition and planning of new technology projects or initiatives to implement new services or to redefine the existing ones to improve level of technology infrastructure within the Service Delivery unit.
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  • Reviews and manages all changes to the requirements through a formally defined scope change process.
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  • Coordinates and monitors the work of all technology teams supporting the Service Delivery unit infrastructure.
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  • Ensures that project delivery meets business and technical objectives.
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AWS Tech Lead Core Technical Skills:

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  • 5+ years of AWS experience
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  • AWS services – S3, EMR, Glue Jobs, Lambda, Athena, CloudTrail, SNS, SQS, CloudWatch, Step Functions
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  • Experience with Kafka/Messaging preferably Confluent Kafka
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  • Experience with EMR databases such as Glue Catalog, Lake Formation, Redshift, DynamoDB and Aurora
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  • Tools and Languages Python, Spark, PySpark and Pandas
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  • Infrastructure as Code technology Terraform/CloudFormation
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  • Experience with Secrets Management Platform like Vault and AWS Secrets manager
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  • Experience with Event Driven Architecture
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  • DevOps pipeline (CI/CD); Bitbucket; Concourse
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  • Experience with RDBMS platforms and Strong proficiency with SQL
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  • Experience with Rest APIs and API gateway
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  • Deep knowledge of IAM roles and Policies
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  • Experience using AWS monitoring services like CloudWatch, CloudTrail ad CloudWatch events
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  • Deep understanding of networking DNS, TCP/IP and VPN
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  • Experience with AWS workflow orchestration tool like Airflow or Step Functions
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AWS Tech Lead Additional Technical Skills (nice to have, but not required for the role):

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  • Experience with native AWS technologies for data and analytics such as Kinesis, OpenSearch
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  • Databases – Document DB, Mongo DB
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  • Hadoop platform (Hive; HBase; Druid)
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  • Java, Scala, Node JS
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  • Workflow Automation
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  • Experience transitioning on premise big data platforms into cloud-based platforms such as AWS
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  • Strong Background in Kubernetes, Distributed Systems, Microservice architecture and containers
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Core Experience and Abilities:

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  • Ability to perform hands on development and peer review for certain components / tech stack on the product
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  • Standing up of development instances and migration path (with required security, access/roles)
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  • Develop components and related processes (e.g. data pipelines and associated ETL processes, workflows)
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  • Lead implementation of integrated data quality framework
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  • Ensures optimal framework design and load testing scope to optimize performance (specifically for Big Data)
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  • Supports data scientist with test and validation of models
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  • Performs impact analysis and identifies risk to design changes
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  • Ability to build new data pipelines, identify existing data gaps and provide automated solutions to deliver analytical capabilities and enriched data to applications
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  • Ensures Test Driven development
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  • 5+ years of Experience leading teams to deliver complex products
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  • Strong technical skills and communication skills
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  • Strong skills with business stakeholder interactions
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  • Strong solutioning and architecture skills
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  • 5+ years of Experience building real time data ingestion streams (event driven)
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  • Ensure data security and permissions solutions, including data encryption, user access controls and logging
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Required Qualifications:

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  • Undergraduate degree required in business, math, computer science, engineering, or related discipline with an information technology focus.
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  • Minimum of 10 years’ experience in information technology project management or service delivery across diverse application areas and technologies.
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The global mission of S3 is to build trusting relationships and deliver solutions that positively impact our customers, our consultants, and our communities. The four pillars of our company are to:

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  • Set the bar high for what a company should do
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  • Create jobs
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  • Offer people an opportunity to succeed and change their station in life
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  • Improve the communities where we live and work through volunteering and charitable giving
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As an S3 employee, you’re eligible for a full benefits package that may include:

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  • Medical Insurance
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  • Dental Insurance
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  • Vision Insurance
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  • 401(k) Plan
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  • Vacation Package
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  • Life & Disability Insurance Plans
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  • Flexible Spending Accounts
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  • Tuition Reimbursement
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Job ID: JOB-205605
Publish Date: 15 Aug 2022

Tagged as: Sr. AWS Engineer