PRIMARY JOB RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Engage in AWS engineering work for clients
  • Be the face of our company with your clients - an over the top communicator (on the phone and video calls) and analytical thinker to guide client decision making during a project, interact successfully with vendors and other IT personnel, and ensure Privo is always moving the ball forward
  • Be an AWS platform expert in the “core” infrastructure areas (VPC, EC2, RDS, S3, etc.)
  • Maintain expertise in a subset of our strategic AWS services (WorkSpaces, AppStream, ECS, CodeDeploy, EMR, Batch, SageMaker, etc.)
  • Act a subject matter expert as needed to support engineers engaged with Privo’s Managed Services client portfolio, and help out with solution design and scoping for the sales team as needed
  • Be a consultant and leverage your brain at every step of the engagement to deliver the best solution possible for the client
  • Own your projects, own your decisions, and take pride in doing the best job you can
  • Contribute to our codebase with CloudFormation, Terraform, or potentially other automation and scripting languages
  • Acquire and maintain all 5 of the “core” AWS certifications (Solutions Architect - Associate, Solutions Architect - Developer, SysOps Administrator - Associate, Solutions Architect - Professional, DevOps Engineer - Professional)
  • Dedicate roughly 65% of your time to engineering task
  • Work independently and as part of a team
  • Participate in an on-call rotation for emergency support issues
  • Never stop learning, and push outside your comfort zone
  • Contribute positively to our culture!

REQUIREMENTS

  • 10+ years of IT infrastructure experience overall
  • 5+ years working with the Microsoft server stack - Server, Exchange, SQL, Remote Desktop, etc.
  • Alternatively, 5+ years working with Linux administration (DNS, LDAP, web servers like apache and nginx, package management, etc.)
  • 3+ years of experience in technology consulting, enterprise, and solutions architecture (preferably in AWS)
  • At least 1 Associate Level AWS certification (Certified Solutions Architect, for example)
  • Deep expertise in at least one of the following areas of traditional IT infrastructure: storage, firewalls, networking, hypervisor, VDI, database administration, web apps
  • Experience working on large scale IT projects related to design, deployment, and configuration
  • Proven track record of delivering solutions within defined timeframes
  • Any experience administering services on AWS (EC2, VPC, ECS, S3, ELB, RDS, Route53, WorkSpaces, AppStream 2.0, CloudWatch, CloudTrail, etc.) would be a wonderful bonus
  • Expertise with modern DevOps concepts, CI/CD processes, git commands, container platforms (Docker, Kubernetes, ECS, etc.)
  • An obsessive need to automate. Relevant languages include: bash, python, PowerShell, AWS CLI
  • Familiarity with Jupyter Notebooks is a plus
  • Comfortable working with CloudFormation, Terraform, or a healthy appetite to learn!
  • Exceptional collaboration, listening, written and verbal communication skills with the ability to facilitate technology strategy, requirements and architecture conversations with all stakeholders
  • Self-starter with the ability to work independently and as part of a project team
  • An infectious, positive attitude and strong work ethic
  • Ability to manage your time and keep things from falling through the cracks even with multiple, simultaneous projects going on
  • Not afraid to learn a few new tricks!