Jr - Mid Level Linux and AWS DevOps Engineer

About this job

Location options: Remote
Job type: Full-time
Experience level: Junior, Mid-Level
Role: DevOps
Industry: Agile Software Development, Enterprise Web Solutions, Technology Consulting
Company size: 11-50 people
Company type: Private


amazon-web-services, linux

Job description

We are looking for a skilled DevOps engineer with a focus on AWS and Linux environments. The position is targetting a full-time remote worker with a Jr to Mid level skillset. 

Core Role Responsibilities:

  1. Deploying, automating, maintaining and managing production and development environments, to ensure the availability, performance, scalability, and security of systems.
  2. Suggesting architecture improvements, recommending process improvements
  3. Evaluate new technology options and new products.
  4. Ensuring critical system security through the use of best security approaches.
  5. Helping develop process documentation, deployment procedures, and monitoring activities.

Required Skills and Experience:

  1. AWS experience with using a broad range of AWS technologies (e.g. EC2,
  2. RDS, ELB, EFS, S3, VPC, Glacier, IAM, CloudWatch) to develop and maintain an
  3. Amazon AWS based cloud solution, with an emphasis on best practice cloud security.
  4. Scripting Skills: Strong scripting (e.g. Bash) and automation skills.
  5. Operating Systems: Windows and Linux system administration.
  6. Monitoring Tools: Experience with system monitoring tools (e.g. Nagios).
  7. Problem Solving: Ability to analyze and resolve complex infrastructure resource and
  8. application deployment issues.
  9. DB administration experience especially MySQL.
  10. Version Control: Experience administrating version control systems such as GIT.
  11. Networking: Understanding network topologies and common network protocols and
  12. services (DNS, HTTP(S), SSH, FTP, SMTP).
  13. Familiarity with PHP stacks including Laravel, Magento, Wordpress, Drupal