APEX SYSTEMS INC Sr. Cloud Engineer 946254 in DES MOINES, Iowa

Overview of position:Work closely with development teams to integrate their projects into the production AWS environment and ensure their ongoing support once there.Gain a deep application-level knowledge of the systems as well as contributing to their overall design.Be a DevOps champion - work closely with other internal teams to build security, reliability, and scalability into the development lifecycle.Build engineering automation and productivity tools to streamline and scale applications in the production environmentTroubleshoot and resolve issues related to application development, deployment and operationsBuild from the ground up reliable infrastructure services in AWS to deliver highly scalable servicesExtensive working experience with the following:AWS Services (ECS, EC2, RDS, ELB)DockerDevOps / CICDTFS / Visual Studio Team ServicesGitJSONYAMLScripting/AutomationPython/JavaScriptCloudFormaionBashHashicorp PackerHashicorp TerraformRequired skills:5 years of Unix/Linux administration and experience with Windows 2008R2 / 2012Very strong scripting and automation skills i you believe you can automate everythingSolid experience and background working with AWS services (EC2, VPC, ELB, S3, CloudFormation, RDS, SQS, etc.)Proficiency with the AWS CLI.Experience with Infrastructure as CodeA solid Ops foundation - youire always thinking iWhat happens if this fails i when you build thingsFamiliarity with build & release automation tools and methodologies like Jenkins, TFSPreferred skills:Experience with VMware would be a big bonus*Please note that as a contract employee with Apex Systems, you'd be eligible for Health, Dental, Vision and Life Insurance; Short Term Disability; Hospitalization Coverage; Direct Deposit; Weekly Pay; Training and Development Programs; Corporate Discounts/Perks and our Referral Program.*VEVRAA Federal ContractorWe request Priority Protected Veteran & Disabled Referrals for all of our locations within the state.We are an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other protected characteristic. The EEO is the Law poster is available here.