AWS Architect in Bethesda, MD at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 11/4/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

We have an exciting opportunity for a AWS Architect with our industry-leading client in Bethesda, MD.

We will accept corp to corp or w2 contractors. For our w2 consultants, we offer a great benefits package that includes Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits, 401k with company matching, and life insurance.


  • Ensure the successful build and deployment of scalable Kubernetes clusters across multiple customer environments and data centers
  • Automate deployment of Kubernetes workloads, services, and infrastructure
  • Manage end-to-end availability, performance of critical services and build automation to prevent problem recurrence.
  • Design and build advanced automated operational and deployment frameworks alongside tooling and infrastructure to help engineering teams measure and increase their velocity.
  • Work cross-functionally with engineering teams to generate scalable solutions while operating within customer and regulatory expectations
  • Participate in roadmap and sprint planning, execution, and retrospectives.
  • Participate in on-call/production support


  • Demonstrated experience as a collaborative technical leader with strong communication and attention to detail
  • AWS Cloud experience to include PaaS and IaaS
  • Expert level ability to function in a consultative capacity to provide guidance and architecture assessments to internal teams.
  • Expertise in Containers (Docker), Kubernetes, Linux chops, Kafka (or other messaging platform), Storage / RDBMS and No-SQL databases
  • Continuous Integration / Continuous Delivery (Gitlab, Argo-CD)
  • Proficient with Go, Python, C, C++, Java, Rust, Perl, Ruby or shell scripting
  • Working knowledge of networks, security and protocol mapping desired
  • Experience managing web servers like NGINX or databases like MySQL, Postgres or MongoDB desired

Job ID: 346570

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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