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Senior AWS Cloud Engineer in West McLean, VA at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 3/15/2019

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Job Description

Senior AWS Cloud Engineer


  • Hands on experience in building and deploying CI/CD pipelines using Jenkins or similar tools
  • Ability to develop reusable automated build and deploy pipelines in DevOps environment
  • Experience with Python/Scala or similar programming languages
  • Experience with AWS services like VPC, Security Groups, IAM, Route53, Lambda, Cloud watch, EC2, etc.
  • Experience implementing infrastructure as code projects – Terraform, Ansible, CloudFormation, etc.
  • Experience in developing testing frameworks to automate test cases before deploying to production
  • Familiar with developing and using micro services on the cloud
  • Look for opportunities for process improvements & automation

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in computer science or related field
  • 2+ years of experience with AWS based services and Open Source technologies
  • 1+ year of experience using one of the following: CloudWatch, Data Dog, Splunk, ELK
  • 2+ years of experience with technology operations optimization in service management, problem management, release management or configuration management
  • 2+ year of experience with DevOps (Tools like Jenkins, GitHub, or Artemis)

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 6+ years of experience in data product centric organization
  • Knowledge/or experience with Incident management tools (e.g. HPSM, Service Now, etc.)
  • Knowledge about Emerging software delivery methodologies (Scrum & Kanban) & technologies
  • AWS certification, ITIL certification
  • At least 4 year of professional experience in at least one of the following programming languages: Java, Scala or Python

Job ID: 317054

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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