AWS DevOps Engineer- Machine Learning and AI
Development & Test
ConshohockenPA Contract To Hire Sep 21, 2023
AWS/DevOps Engineer (AI/ML Team)
On-site a few times a month in Conshohocken, PA or Detroit, MI
6-month Contract to Hire
**W2 Rates ONLY - MUST be eligible for hire without sponsorship**

Our client, a growing, innovative technology solutions company is seeking a AWS DevOps Engineer to grow their team! This position is a 6 month contract to hire opportunity. This is a HYBRID role, candidates can reside in the Philadelphia Region or in the Detroit Region. Candidates will be required to go onsite a few times per month. Join us in redefining cloud solutions and be at the forefront of technological innovation!

Summary:
The Senior AWS DeVops Engineer will require in-depth expertise in cloud infrastructure, tool migrations, and the implementation of IaC practices. This role is pivotal in optimizing and streamlining our cloud infrastructure, improving cost efficiency, and ensuring scalability for the future.

About the Role:
Our client is seeking a Senior Cloud Engineer with in-depth expertise in cloud infrastructure, tool migrations, and the implementation of IaC practices. This role is pivotal in optimizing and streamlining our cloud infrastructure, improving cost efficiency, and ensuring scalability for the future.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Lead the migration from JFrog Artifactory to ECR/CodeArtifact, ensuring smooth transition and minimal disruption.
  • Spearhead the transition from Bitbucket to GitHub, including repository migration, workflow optimizations, and integrating with AWS services.
  • Develop, expand, and maintain Infrastructure as Code (IaC) solutions using Terraform and Terragrunt, ensuring consistent and reliable infrastructure deployments.
  • Implement ECS Fargate for services to optimize resource usage and reduce operational overhead.
  • Develop and oversee disaster recovery procedures within AWS and other cloud environments.
  • Utilize IaC practices to detect and manage drifts in the infrastructure.
  • Architect and implement the API Gateway as the primary ingress point for the platform.
  • Lead the transition to Aurora for PostgreSQL, ensuring safe data migration and optimized database operations.
  • Build and support CI/CD pipelines and implement GitHub workflows/actions.
  • Regularly review cloud solutions with a pragmatic lens, considering reliability, cost, security, and future growth.

Qualifications:
  • 5+ years of Cloud Engineering/Infrastructure experience.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related field.
  • AI and Machine Learning expertise.
  • Extensive experience with Kubernetes, OpenShift, or other container orchestration platforms.
  • Deep knowledge of AWS services including RDS/Aurora, S3, SNS, SQS, EC2, IAM, Load balancing, Networking, and WAF.
  • Proven expertise in disaster recovery procedures in cloud environments.
  • Strong proficiency with IaC tools such as Terraform and Terragrunt.
  • Demonstrated experience in implementing cost controls in cloud environments.
  • Scripting skills in Python and/or Bash.
  • Experience with monitoring tools like Datadog, NewRelic, or Dynatrace.
  • Familiarity with financial services industry compliance and infrastructure controls.
  • Advanced skills with Git and GitHub, including workflows and actions.

Preferred Skills:
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Track record of implementations that reduced overhead for development, deployment, monitoring, and platform services support.
  • Ability to communicate technical concepts effectively to both technical and non-technical stakeholders.

Candidates Must have:
  • Must have strong IaC (Infrastructure as a Service)
  • Machine Learning and AI expertise
  • Must have strong Kubernetes experience:
  • Must have strong AWS and Terraforms experience
  • Must have strong CI/CD Pipeline creation and deployment experience
  • Must have GitHub experience
  • Must have Disaster Recovery experience (DR)
  • JFrog is a nice to have
 
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