AWS Cloud Engineer in Washington, DC at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 12/5/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

We have an exciting opportunity for an AWS Cloud Engineer with our industry-leading client in Washington.

Due to federal security clearance requirements, applicant must be a US Citizen or Permanent Resident with the ability to obtain a Public Trust Clearance. We offer a great benefits package that includes Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits, 401k with company matching, and life insurance.

Responsibilities of the AWS Cloud Engineer:

  • Maintain technical aspects and budget for AWS Cloud Infrastructure
  • Troubleshoot, escalate, and resolve issues
  • Work on overall AWS Architecture 
  • Compose and leverage AWS CloudFormation Templates for utilization
  • Create and document all production environments
  • Backup cloud and on-premise resources
  • Create and employ auto scaling
  • Configure multi-factor authentication on virtual and hardware devices
Requirements of the AWS Cloud Engineer:
  • Bachelor's degree in related discipline or equivalent experience
  • At least 4 years of experience in Cloud Engineering and at least 7 years in overall technical engineering
  • AWS Professional-Level Certification
  • Experience refactoring or rebuilding on-premise applications/infrastructure and migration to AWS Cloud
  • Experience documenting technical requirements
  • Strong communication, multi tasking, and customer service skills with excellent attention to detail

Keywords: AWS Cloud Engineer, Cloud Engineering, AWS Cloud, AWS CloudFormation, AWS Architecture 

Job ID: 331692

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Leveraging over 30 years of success, our expertise in IT staffing, Agile consulting, creative services, managed services, and life sciences enables us to partner with our clients to execute their business strategy and scale effectively. Headquartered in Reading, MA and with offices from coast to coast, Eliassen Group offers local community presence, deep networks, as well as national reach. For more information, visit

Eliassen Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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