Our client is looking for an AWS Solutions Engineer. This is a true contract to hire so GC or US Citizens only. AWS Solution Engineer: EDP Foundation requires AWS Solution Engineer to build the Disaster recovery and Operational Framework on EDP Platform As a part of our Data Operations Team organization, you will provide technical leadership in design, development and implementation of Highly Available and Disaster Recovery platform for Enterprise Data Platform. Develop all aspects of actual recovery plan implementation and efforts, including initial emergency response, recovery procedures and business resumption processes. Evaluate current business continuity and disaster recovery processes and procedures and make improvements and transition and build new processes for AWS aligned with industry standards. Build relationships cross functionally with applications and cloud migrations teams. Collaborate with architecture teams to ensure disaster recovery processes are built into the new environment. Provides Development and Implementation of Disaster Recovery (DR) of critical computing and network infrastructure and applications. The successful candidate must have a solid working knowledge of data center computing and network environments, an understanding of system resiliency in applications (business and technical), and experience with site-to-site DR design and testing. The successful candidate should have demonstrated knowledge of and experience with disaster recovery. Qualifications
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, MIS or equivalent combination of education and experience
Experience implementing software applications supporting data lakes, data warehouses and data applications on AWS for large enterprises
Programming experience with Python, Shell scripting and SQL
Solid experience of AWS services such as CloudFormation, S3, Athena, Glue, EMR/Spark, RDS, Redshift, DataSync, DMS, DynamoDB, Lambda, Step Functions, IAM, KMS, SM etc.
Solid experience implementing solutions on AWS based data lakes.
Experience in AWS data lake/data warehouse/business analytics
Experience in system analysis, design, development, and implementation of data ingestion pipeline in AWS
Knowledge of ETL/ELT
End-to-end data solutions (ingest, storage, integration, processing, access) on AWS
Architect and implement CI/CD strategy for EDP
Implement high velocity streaming solutions using Amazon Kinesis, SQS, and Kafka (preferred)
Migrate data from traditional relational database systems, file systems, NAS shares to AWS relational databases such as Amazon RDS, Aurora, and Redshift
Migrate data from APIs to AWS data lake (S3) and relational databases such as Amazon RDS, Aurora, and Redshift
AWS Solutions Architect or AWS Developer Certification required
5+ years of experience as Data application developer
Experience developing business applications using NoSQL/SQL databases.
Experience working with Object stores(S3) and JSON is must have
Should have good experience with AWS Services – Glue, Lambda, Step Functions, SQS, DynamoDB, S3, Redshift.
Plus, to have knowledge on Snowflake
Designing, building, and maintaining efficient, reusable, and reliable architecture and code.
Ensure the best possible performance and quality of high scale web applications and services.
Participate in the architecture and system design discussions
Independently perform hands on development and unit testing of the applications.
Collaborate with the development team and build individual components into complex enterprise web systems.
Work in a team environment with product, frontend design, production operation, QE/QA, and cross functional teams to deliver a project throughout the whole software development cycle.
Responsible to identify and resolve any performance issues
Keep up to date with new technology development and implementation
Participate in code review to make sure standards and best practices are met