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Application Developer (General)-Expert

St Louis, Missouri | IT
Job ID: 99094
Listed on 4/14/2020

KellyMitchell matches the best IT and business talent with premier organizations nationwide. Our clients, ranging from Fortune 500 corporations to rapidly growing high-tech companies, are exceptionally served by our 1500+ IT and business consultants. Our industry is growing rapidly, and now is a great time to launch your career with the KellyMitchell team.

Cloud/AWS Engineer 

• Possess broad, up-to-date technical skills across the core domains of software and IT infrastructure
• Have proficiency with all aspects of the software development process (Agile planning, testing, development, performance optimization, refactoring, debugging, production support), and all components of software delivery (infrastructure, networking, operating systems, middleware, application runtimes, service integration, data and databases, production monitoring)
• Leverage expertise in programming languages, algorithms and data structures, distributed computing and multi-threading, distributed databases, fault-tolerance, relational and non-relational data modeling and other advanced topics that power modern applications
• Be a self-directed learner who keeps your skills up to date with the latest technologies Solve problems, even with complex and high-uncertainty challenges
• Effectively communicate in a cross functional team and persuasively promote innovative new approaches that bring value to your customers

Required Education and Skills/Experience
• Must have one of the following:
o Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science (or related field) and at least 5 years of software development experience, OR
o Minimum of a High School Diploma/GED and at least 9 years of software development experience

Demonstrated experience with the following:
o AWS Cloud Operations - running real workloads in the cloud and diagnosing and fixing problems
o Programming using at least two of: Node.js, ES6, Scala, Python, and Java
o A variety of relational and non-relational data stores
o Working in a continuous delivery environment
o Creating RESTful microservices
o Containerization technologies such as Cloud Foundry, Docker, or Kubernetes
o Familiarity with standard logging, monitoring, and alerting tools, such as Splunk
o A passion for building highly automated systems
o A good understanding of security best practices.

Desired Education and Skills/Experience:
• Knowledge of/experience with the following:
o AWS Lambda
o AWS Cloud Formation (or Hashicorp Terraform)
o Jenkins
o AWS Tagging
o Hashicorp Vault
o Configuration management tools such as Ansible
• VPC design and implementation, including VPN strategies such as the transit VPC pattern.
• Experience provisioning and maintaining highly-available, fault-tolerant IT infrastructure including servers, storage, and data stores
• Google Cloud Operations experience
• AWS Cloud certification