AWS Cloud Engineer

Job Title: AWS Cloud Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Sydney
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2019-11-11
Reference: V-107257
Contact Name: Jeremy Steele
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 11, 2019 17:25

Job Description

AWS DevOps Engineer for a 6-month contract (with extensions) opportunity with our client in Sydney’s CBD
  • High profile AWS site.
  • High profile role close to the business.
  • Sydney CBD location in A-List offices (always nice!) 
  • The AWS DevOps Engineer will serve as subject matter and technical resource for the software development team to assist with AWS architecture and infrastructure solutions.
  • The AWS DevOps Engineer will compose and leverage AWS CloudFormation Templates or HashiCorp Terraform Plans to ensure repeatable, sustainable AWS infrastructure is effectively created and managed.
  • Automate software testing at multiple levels (component, configuration item, subsystem, system) and monitor results.
  • Maintain AWS Cloud Infrastructure in an optimal configuration from both technical and budgetary perspectives
  • Develop and improve operational practices and procedures.
  • Troubleshooting problems with builds, automated deployment systems and tools
  • Publishing Software Releases and Hotfixes


  • 7+ years of hands-on AWS DevOps experience or a combination of AWS experience and a system engineering background or build and release background
  • Experience with all aspects of DevOps (source control, continuous integration, deployments, etc.)
  • In depth understanding of AWS cloud architecture, configuration, and management
  • Excellent troubleshooting skills
  • Experience with configuring and deploying micro services on cloud leveraging high scalability and high availability design patterns.
  • Strong Experience in AWS Cloud platform and its features which includes: EC2, Fargate, SNS, RDS, Cloud Formation, API Gateway, Lambdas, Auto Scaling, S3, and Kinesis.
  • Strong networking and security experience preferably on AWS cloud (VPC, LB, Route53, Security Groups configurations etc).
  • Strong understanding of authentication and authorization frameworks, cloud-based access, and security controls
  • Strong background in Devops related practices such as CI/CD, infrastructure automation, and infrastructure as code
  • Experience with the following development and Devops related tools: Git, Jenkins, code pipelines;
To learn more please apply for this advert and call Jeremy Steele on 02 9270 5204.