DevOps Consultant
New York, NY US
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Job Description
DevOps Consultant
Location: US-NY-New York
Job ID: 635796
Company: : Amazon Web Services, Inc.
Position Category: Project/Program/Product Management--Technical
Company/Location (search) : Country (Full Name): : United States
Job Description
At Amazon Web Services (AWS) we're hiring highly talented and technical DevOps Architects/Engineers to help accelerate our growing Professional Services business. This is an excellent opportunity to join Amazon's world class technical teams, working with some of the best and brightest engineers while also developing your skills and furthering your career within one of the most innovative and progressive technology companies.

Professional Services engage in a wide variety of projects for customers and partners, providing collective experience from across the AWS customer base and are obsessed about strong success for the Customer. Our team collaborates across the entire AWS organization to bring access to product and service teams, to get the right solution delivered and drive feature innovation based upon customer needs.

Amazon aims to be the most customer centric company on earth. Amazon Web Services (AWS) provides a highly reliable, scalable, low-cost infrastructure platform in the cloud that powers critical applications for hundreds of thousands of businesses in 190 countries around the world.

Amazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer - Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation
Basic Qualifications
BA/BS degree or equivalent experience; Computer Science or Math background preferred
  • 8+ years of experience as a technical specialist in Customer-facing roles.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills, with the ability to work effectively across internal and external organizations.
  • Ability to travel to client locations when needed. Up to 50% regionally.
  • Strong practical Linux and Windows-based systems administration skills in a Cloud or Virtualized environment.
  • Experience building sophisticated and highly automated infrastructure.
    Prior success in automating a real-world production environment.
  • Experience with seamless/automated build scripts used for release management across all environments.
  • Understanding and experience with code deployment (tagging).

Preferred Qualifications
  • Strong architectural understanding for heavily distributed applications
  • Experience building and deploying and highly automated, scalable and maintainable infrastructure
  • Prior success in automating a real-world production environment.
  • Experience with Chef, OpsWorks, terraform, CloudFormation, AWS CLI and AWS SDK in production environments with many nodes.
  • Strong scripting and programming skills, i.e., Powershell, Python, Bash, Ruby, Perl, java etc.
  • Knowledge of IP networking, VPN's, DNS, load balancing and firewall.
  • Familiarity with application & infrastructure monitoring tools, application performance management tools and familiarity with operational analytics
  • Experience source code control systems (Git, SVN, Mercurial, Perforce) and CI/CD tools & frameworks (Jenkins, gitlab CodeCommit, code Build CodePipeline, bamboo)
  • Experience with seamless/automated build scripts used for release management across all environments.
  • Experience with automated testing tools (ie. Selenium, JMeter).
  • Experience migrating & deploying application of containers and managing applications with container management platforms (ECS, Kubernates, Docker Swarm)


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Work Hours (i.e. shift)
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
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