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Application Architect AWS Cloud/Minneapolis, MN 6 mth+ contract
Ref No.: 18-00435
Location: Minneapolis, Minnesota
Position Type:Contract

Location: Minneapolis, MN
Duration: 6+ Months

USC , GC , TN Visa or GC EAD only
NO OPT and H1's

- 10+ years progressive experience in large support \ ops or development teams. Required - Previous experience working in Cloud migration or Operations or DevOps teams.
- Desired - AWS Architect certification, Required - Knowledge and understanding of cloud computing concepts,
- Required - Solid understanding of the cloud stack with a focus on infrastructure level details. Experience dealing with infrastructure failures and cloud resilience patterns.
- Required - Experience architecting AWS solutions with a focus on data infrastructure.
Required – 1+ years of experience working with or supporting distributed computing systems applications using Hadoop, Hbase, Hive, Java/MapReduce, Spark, Databases, ElasticSearch etc.
- Required - Working knowledge/experience with CI/CD tools (Jenkins, Chef, etc). Building and maintaining cloud deploy pipelines. - Required - Experience with AWS/Azure SDK and CLI, IAC concepts, Terraform.
Desired – building reusable IAC modules using Terraform.
- Required - Experience with securing Infrastructure to protect and segregate the data and management/control plane, Knowledge of advanced cloud security, IAM capabilities
- Required - Experience with native AWS security tools, Monitoring tools, etc.
- Required - Working knowledge/experience with networking concepts. Building and maintaining secure network zones, firewalls, IDS on cloud, etc.
- Required - Working knowledge of frameworks supporting container services, such as Kubernetes or Marathon - Required - Experience with AGILE, matrixed and distributed teams. Provide technical leadership, collaborate, guide and mentor engineers.