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DevOps Consultant

Job ID: 1403062 | AWS EMEA (Austria)

DESCRIPTION

Are you a DevOps engineer who has hands-on experience with building, automating
and operating large-scale cloud applications? Would you like to work with our
customers to help them architect, develop and re-engineer applications to fully
leverage the AWS Cloud? Would you like a career that gives you opportunities to
help customers and partners use cloud computing to do big new things faster and at
lower cost? Do you want to be part of history and transform businesses through
cloud computing adoption? Do you like to work on-site in a variety of business
environments, leading teams through high impact projects that use the newest
application technologies? Would you like a career path that enables you to progress
with the rapid adoption of cloud computing?
At AWS, we are hiring the best hands-on technical architects and systems
development engineers, who can help our clients and partners deploy and operate
their business-critical applications taking advantage of the global scale, elasticity,
automation and high-availability features of the AWS cloud. Our consultants will
collaborate with partner and client teams to deliver proof-of-concept projects,
conduct topical workshops, and lead implementation projects. These professional
services engagements will focus on customer solutions built with CloudFormation,

API Gateway, Lambda, ECS, SQS, CloudWatch, Kinesis, and others.

Responsibilities include:

As DevOps Consultant you will manage projects independently and also deliver as part
of larger teams.
You will work with customers and partners internalizing their context while using
your business and technical skills to design solutions based on requirements and
constraints. You will own and complete key tasks and deliverables, and collaborate
with others to define and implement optimal, complete solutions based on
stakeholders needs.
You will work towards customer business outcomes, ensuring there is a strong
connection between delivery activities and business objectives.
As an Amazonian leader you will embrace and apply the Amazon Leadership
Principles, proactively engaging other teams to learn and share, and participating
actively in the recruitment and onboarding of future team members.
Amazon aims to be the most customer centric company on earth. Amazon Web
Services (AWS) provides a highly reliable, scalable, low-cost infrastructure platform
in the cloud that powers critical applications for hundreds of thousands of
businesses in 190 countries around the world.
This is a customer facing role. You will be required to travel to client locations and
deliver professional services when needed.


BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

Bachelor’s degree, or equivalent experience, in Computer Science, Engineering,
Mathematics or a related field
5+ years of experience as a technical specialist in customer-facing roles
Ability to think strategically about business, product, and technical challenges in an
enterprise environment.
Strong hands-on experience with mainline programming and scripting languages
such as Shell, Python, Ruby, Perl, Java, .Net, or C++
Hands-on experience with building and managing release systems, code merging
and promotion, and CI/CD workflows and tools
Experience working with and delivering using Agile practices
German and English skills are mandatory

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS


Experience in an Architect role or similar
Masters or PhD in Computer Science, Physics, Engineering or Math.
Experience with CloudFormation, Chef, Puppet, Salt, or Ansible in production
environments
Knowledge of IP networking, VPN's, DNS, load balancing and firewalls
Experience with monitoring and log aggregating frameworks like CloudWatch,
Datadog, Splunk, Opentracing, AWS X-Ray, and APM tools.
Experience with revision control source code repositories (Git, SVN, Mercurial,
Perforce)
Management of continuous integration servers like Jenkins, Bamboo and TeamCity
Experience with development and automated testing.
Understanding of microservices and distributed application architecture.
Strong verbal and written communication skills, with the ability to communicate
core DevOps concepts (CI/CD, Agile & Automation)
Blogging or writing technical articles or contributing to an open source project for
new and existing technologies or application architecture and design