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AWS Platform Admin
Ref No.: 19-08412
Location: Portland, Oregon
Job Description:
  • Deploy, manage, and operate scalable, highly available, and fault-tolerant systems on AWS
  • Implement and control the flow of data to and from AWS
  • Select the appropriate AWS service based on compute, data, or security requirements
  • Identify appropriate use of AWS operational best practices
  • Estimate AWS usage costs and identify operational cost control mechanisms
  • Migrate on-premises workloads to AWS
  • Understanding of the AWS tenets – architecting for the cloud
  • Hands-on experience with the AWS CLI and SDKs/API tools
  • Understanding of network technologies as they relate to AWS
  • Understanding of security concepts with hands-on experience in implementing security controls and compliance requirements
  • Creating Cloud based infrastructure required by the Software team, create the infrastructure within secure VPC (Virtual Private Cloud) within AWS.
  • Creating and maintaining scripts to spin up and spin down instances required for application on demand.
  • Maintaining all the company followed security compliances like passwords, key rotation policies.
  • Create various types of alerts(also refer as Pager Duty alerts) that monitor systems health and report any issues if they occur and when they happen SysOps team jump on the issues and resolve them by themselves or at least escalate to the right person.
  • Cost savings/ Cost Optimization is huge part of their activities. They tag and monitor the running instances and anything that is not required to run they not only need to shut them down but also find the root cause why they were not terminated properly in the first place (process issue or software issue).