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AWS Administrator in Charlotte at Vaco

Date Posted: 3/29/2018

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AWS Admin

Position Description

Primary duties include performing system and server administration, operations, and maintenance support of Amazon Web Server instances to support technology initiatives.

Responsibilities:
Perform technical server evaluation and analysis for performance and cost reduction.
Troubleshooting and problem solving of Development, Test, and Production servers.
Server administration, operations, and maintenance of Amazon Web Server EC2 instances.
Performing server and web application upgrades.
Monitoring and supporting server backups.
Performs support, development and administrative activities as required.
Other duties as assigned.


Required Experience:
Minimum of four (4) years experience in information technology dealing with applications development and support, or end user training, or equivalent experience in an operational or financial role utilizing the systems or data generated by the systems supported by this position.
3+ years of cloud-based Operations in the AWS environment.
Understanding of concepts such as distributed systems, alerting, monitoring, logging, and incident management.
Understanding of Linux from an administrative perspective: core fundamentals, command-line operations, scripting, service monitoring.
Ability to solve challenging problems
Collaborator who can help grow the team

Strongly Preferred Experience:
Experience with the following AWS features: EC2, RDS, S3, VPC, Route 53, CloudWatch, Lambda
Experience with Git
Experience with Docker and/or Ansible

Complexity of Work: Within scope of job, requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a stressful environment. Strong analytical, critical thinking and communication skills are required. Excellent at problem solving and relationship building.

Education:
Bachelor's degree in Information Technology required

Note: Your resume will never be submitted to a client company without your prior knowledge and approval.

U.S. Citizens and those authorized to work in the U.S. are encouraged to apply. We are unable to sponsor at this time.

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