AWS Cloud Systems Engineer
Location:
Posted:
November 16, 2016
Reference:
5826585
Top Three Skills:These Requirements are set to find the perfect candidate working within an and provide overview Agile environment and relevant skills:

1. 1 - 4 years of relevant technical AWS/ cloud experience
2. Hands on working knowledge of global AWS deployments at scale based on experience
3. Experience with puppet/ansible/chef/salt for automation of systems deployment and management
4. 4+ years experience on Linux/Unix operating system support for mission-critical environment
5. Excellent TCP/IP networking experience and understanding (including LB, VPN, Firewalls, etc)
6. Scripting and systems-related programming skills
Job Description: LOGICnow Environment
We operate in a hybrid cloud environment supporting four distinct SAAS products. Recently we have been expanding add on features within our core products to run at Amazon. We are seeking an Infrastructure Engineer to join our global DevOps organization as a resident expert who can work across the Development and Operations team to optimize both technical implementations as well as possessing knowledge on AWS cost optimization. Our DevOps organization is a global team responsible for deployment, configuration management, maintenance, and monitoring of the infrastructure which supports the LOGICnow family of cloud-based products.

This is a highly collaborative role where you will work closely with the product engineering teams to consult on the optimal deployment configurations, lead new project deployments, and provide ongoing operational support. The LOGICnow family of SaaS offerings and their underlying infrastructure are both experiencing substantial growth. Our platforms are predominantly Linux based however we also have and important, and growing, set of Windows based platform features. The System Engineer will play an important role in supporting the 24x7 availability and ongoing growth of our service offerings.

A successful candidate will possess a high degree of technical skill, have a collaborate approach to problem solving, and have a financial understanding of the solutions we build. If this describes you and you are passionate about what you do and thrive in a challenging, high-growth, and dynamic environment, please read on.

Responsibilities
* Work with operations and engineering team to optimize cloud deployments.
* Ensure 24x7 availability of service offerings
* Develop, support, and document automated build and configuration management processes
* Optimize security of all operational systems
* Develop automation and orchestration capabilities which allow us to operate at scale
* Provide systems infrastructure and application support
* Participate in delivery of new service offerings, working closely with development team to deliver low latency, high performance applications
* Analyze application characteristics and behavior, to optimize hardware configuration and performance of operational systems
* Provide DB management, experience with DB tuning and optimization considered a significant plus
* Design, implement and test robust failover and disaster recovery procedures
* Consider and recommend new technology solutions for anticipated needs of business

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