Cloud Application Support Engineer in St. Louis, MO at Signature Consultants

Date Posted: 9/24/2019

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Cloud Application Support Engineer Summary:

Signature Consultants has an opportunity for a Cloud Application Support Engineer. Our client is rapidly expanding their usage of AWS and their IT Operations Team as a whole. This position is a great opportunity to get hands-on experience with AWS in an organization that has a very mature usage of cloud technologies. This role will be providing level 3 support for a major enterprise application using skillsets of a DevOps Engineer, Systems Administrator, DBA, and AWS Engineer. This role is a great opportunity to pursue if you are interested in becoming a Cloud Engineer. This position is a 12 month contract-to-hire opportunity, with the opportunity to convert as soon as 6 months into the contract.

Responsibilities:

  • Migration of existing on-premises services to AWS Cloud infrastructure
  • Creation and implementation of automation scripts using Bash, Python, AWS CLI and Jenkins
  • 3rd level support for AWS cloud-based Java/Tomcat Enterprise applications
  • System administration duties for a large enterprise environment consisting of Linux and Windows servers
  • New and existing client configuration, deployment and support via AWS services including EC2, ECS, DynamoDB, Secrets Manger, RDS and Route53
  • Monitoring and alert management for cloud based services utilizing Sumo Logic and AWS Cloudwatch
  • ServiceNow Incident, Problem and Change management utilizing ITIL standards
  • Manage cloud infrastructure as code via Git, Terraform and Ansible

Qualifications:

  • 7+ years of experience in application support
  • Web/application server environment background
  • Troubleshooting RDBMS
  • Experience with configuration management and configuration tools
  • Well rounded technical knowledge
  • Solid background in being a member of an Agile project team

Preferred Skills:

  • Hands-on experience of common AWS services (EC2, ECS, RDS, Networking, etc.)
  • Continuous Integration Technologies and Techniques
  • Automated code/data deployments

About Signature Consultants, LLC

Headquartered in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Signature Consultants was established in 1997 with a singular focus: to provide clients and consultants with superior staffing solutions. For the ninth consecutive year, Signature was voted as one of the "Best Staffing Firms to Work For" and is now the 15th largest IT staffing firm in the United States (source: Staffing Industry Analysts). With 27 locations throughout North America, Signature annually deploys thousands of consultants to support, run, and manage their clients' technology needs. Signature offers IT staffing, consulting, managed solutions, and direct placement services. For more information on the company, please visit www.sigconsult.com.