AWS Engineer

San Diego, CA 92127

Job Category: Information Technology Job Number: 156204

Job Description

Job Title:               AWS Engineer 

Location:                San Diego, California

Job Type:               Contract

Duration:               6 months

Job Description:

Essential Job Responsibilities:

Manager Notes:

  • Work hard and play Hard culture (Virtual happy hours etc)
  • Responsible for production readiness, production support and operations
  • Very strong in AWS is a MUST have (Building EC2 instances)
  • Environment has Elasticache, SQS, SNS, cloudwatch, DynamoDB
  • Datadog, cloudwatch and Splunk for monitoring
  • Capacity analysis, load testing are preferred
  • Also, deploy services in prod environment
  • Cloudformation, Jenkins is nice to have
  • CI/CD and Devops exp is nice to have (Team spends only 20% time in DevOps)
  • At Least a Bachelor's degree in CS or related
  • AWS associate or professional cert is preferred (Hands-on professional exp is more important than certification)


  • BS degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or related technical subject area.
  • 5+ years hands-on AWS experience – integrating, developing and managing applications
  • 7+ years of relevant work experience in a high-volume and/or critical production, software environment
  • 7+ years of hands on software engineering or supporting/maintaining software systems experience (Java and/or c++ services)
  • 3+ years of experience with building automation into daily operational processes through one or more programming languages (preferably Python or Go).
  • Strong experience in configuring, tuning and automating operational responsibilities for AWS managed data services including RDS, DynamoDB and Elasticache
  • Experience with monitoring and log management tools (ie: DataDog, CloudWatch, Splunk)
  • Experience with container technologies and orchestration (ie: Docker, Kubernetes, EKS, Fargate)
  • Hands-on experience in triaging and tuning Java cloud applications with integration into AWS managed services
  • Solid understanding of AWS networking systems and protocols (ie: ALB, R53, API-Gateway, TCP/IP, HTTP/HTTPS, DNS)
  • Experience with developing or supporting Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery/Deployment pipelines (CI/CD)

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