DevOps Consultant – Irvine job – Amazon Web Services, Inc. – Irvine, CA

At Amazon Web Services (AWS) we’re hiring highly talented and technical DevOps Architects/Engineers to help accelerate our growing Professional Services business. This is an excellent opportunity to join Amazon’s world class technical teams, working with some of the best and brightest engineers while also developing your skills and furthering your career within one of the most innovative and progressive technology companies.

Professional Services engage in a wide variety of projects for customers and partners, providing collective experience from across the AWS customer base and are obsessed about strong success for the Customer. Our team collaborates across the entire AWS organization to bring access to product and service teams, to get the right solution delivered and drive feature innovation based upon customer needs.

Basic Qualifications

BA/BS degree or equivalent experience; Computer Science or Math background preferred

5+ years of experience as a technical specialist in Customer-facing roles.

Strong verbal and written communication skills, with the ability to work effectively across internal and external organizations.

Ability to travel to client locations when needed.

Strong practical Linux and Windows-based systems administration skills in a Cloud or Virtualized environment.

Experience building sophisticated and highly automated infrastructure.

Prior success in automating a real-world production environment.

Experience with seamless/automated build scripts used for release management across all environments.

Understanding and experience with code deployment (tagging).

Preferred Qualifications

Experience working in the Media and Entertainment space, particularly focused on Broadcast media, OTT distribution.

Experience working with CDN technologies, Content Management tools, and Digital Content Distribution.

Experience with Chef, Puppet, Salt, or Ansible in production environments with many nodes.

Familiarity with CloudFormation and JSON.

Strong scripting skills, i.e., Powershell, Python, Bash, Ruby, Perl, etc.

Knowledge of IP networking, VPN’s, DNS, load balancing and firewalling.

Familiarity with any monitoring tools like Nagios, Incinga, SiteScope, etc.

Experience with revision control source code repositories (Git, SVN, Mercurial, Perforce).

Management of continuous integration servers like Jenkins, Bamboo and TeamCity.

Experience with automated testing tools (ie. Selenium, JMeter).

Understanding and experience with code deployment (tagging). Understanding of Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA and REST).

Amazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer-Minority/Female/Disability/Vet


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