AWS Technical Lead (DevOps)

AWS Technical Lead (DevOps) –6

months – Remote - £600-650 (Inside 35)

*This role is inside of IR35 so requires you to work with an umbrella partner*

I am currently looking to speak to any experienced Cloud Technical Leads that have a deep understanding of DevOps methodology and tool sets on behalf of a long-standing financial customer.

The customer is looking to migrate their infrastructure estate to a more cloud focused one and so requires someone that has previous experience leading large scale migration projects.

The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate previous experience in the below areas engaging with Project, Business Change Stakeholders and Senior Management to gather requirements and move the project forward.

  • Lead the Infrastructure Engineering team from a cloud hosting and platform perspective.
  • Co-ordinate low-level tasks and activities to support infrastructure requirements through the project delivery cycle working across IT, Testing, environment & release management and Security and Resilience functions
  • Create and gain approval for low-level designs and other infrastructure documents for new projects and upgrades as required.
  • Develop Infrastructure-as-code artifacts for re-use across the environments
  • Support the development of cloud engineering standards as required
  • Drive automation and compliance of configuration using the relevant tooling
  • Work closely and collaboratively with the Fin Ops and Sec Ops teams to maintain strong security and financial guardrails.
  • Support the development of our cloud tooling roadmap, as required
  • Challenge existing solutions and practices, and drive digital innovation by leveraging innovative new technologies and approaches to extend and transform the existing core technology base to accommodate immediate or future project needs
  • Assist engineering teams to create and update all project documentation relating to the low-level design, ensuring adherence to both IT architecture and high-level design principles.

Technical Skills

  • Ansible/Tower
  • Terraform/Packer
  • CloudFormation
  • VMWare and Virtualisation
  • AWS native services (i.e. Route 53, S3, EC2, ELB, IAM, CloudWatch, CloudTrail)
  • JSON
  • Container Technologies (i.e. Docker, Kubernetes and OpenShift)
  • Familiarity with AWS Database Technologies (i.e. RDS, Dynamo DB)
  • Serverless Technologies (i.e. Lambda)
  • GitHub/Lab
  • Jenkins
  • Artifactory

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