Cloud AWS Engineer

Cloud AWS Engineer

Whitehall Resources require a Cloud AWS Engineer to work with a key client based in Cheshire.

**Please note that this role has been deemed as inside IR35**

Person Specification:

Essential Skills/Basic Qualifications:
* Python including writing and managing Lambda’s
* Experience in Linux/Unix scripting bash, shell etc.
* Experience in working with the Java Platform (Java, Maven/Gradle)
* Git / Stash
* Experience with configuring continuous integration tools such as Team City, Jenkins or equivalent
* Experience with automation/configuration management using Puppet, Chef or an equivalent technology
* Familiar with AWS services & Understanding of Cloud concepts with practical hands-on experience on AWS including VPC automation
* Deep understanding of networking – security groups, load balancers
* IAM and role management
* CloudFormation and/or Terraform infrastructure-as-code – full provisioning and management including Blue/Green or Canary deployment
* Understand security concept e.g. KMS, Secrets Manager etc.
* Cloud watch and Cloud trail – strong ability to debug
* Strong knowledge of key DevOps concepts including transit gateway – continuous integration and delivery

Desirable Skills/Preferred Qualifications:
* Knowledge of networking protocols (HTTP, TLS, DNS,..) and load balancing thereof
* Experience integrating with code quality tools (SonarQube, Coveralls, etc) and automated testing
* Knowledge of basic database administration with strong database design (NoSQL & RDBMS)
* Experience with Docker configuration
* Disciplined approach to testing, automated testing (JUnit), and quality assurance


All of our opportunities require that applicants are eligible to work in the specified country/location, unless otherwise stated in the job description.