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Senior AWS DevOps Engineer - Consultant (Job ID 9904-1)

Computer Consultants International, Inc. Charleston, SC

  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Scope of the project:

The Replacement Medicaid Management Information System (RMMIS) project is one of the largest IT projects for the State of South Carolina. It is a multi-year effort to replace the State’s aging MMIS and related applications with more modern capabilities along with corresponding business operations services.

 

Role Summary/Purpose

The Senior AWS DevOps Engineer – Consultant will support the Medicaid Enterprise System (MES) development and operations teams by designing and deploying secure AWS services in a timely manner. This position requires deep knowledge and experience with AWS tools, capabilities, and resources, with an understanding of both on-premises and cloud-based infrastructure resources.

In this role, you will work with architects, developers, testers, business analysts, technical writers, and other team members with varying levels of technical expertise. It is essential that you possess excellent verbal and written communication skills. You must be able to work independently and proactively with little supervision, but you must also work well with others in a team environment.

 

Daily Duties / Responsibilities:

  • Maintain and manage systems that are highly available, scalable, resilient, and secure on the AWS platform.

  • Design, implement, manage, and maintain DevOps tools to automate operational processes in the AWS platform.

  • Lead and/or contribute to the development, maintenance, and usage of secure deployment infrastructure to meet HIPAA and other regulatory requirements.

  • Troubleshoot production issues and create a root cause analysis report.

  • Work within an Agile team framework to collaborate with other DevOps team members to prioritize and assign work.

  • Coordinate with other development teams to provide support and manage technical expectations.

  • Collaborate with architects and developers to design effective and secure solutions.

  • Collaborate with team to design, implement, automate, maintain, and troubleshoot security controls, governance processes, and compliance support.

Qualifications:

This position requires extensive experience working with software development and deployment tools and supporting the technical infrastructure for production operations. Thorough knowledge of AWS tools and services is required, along with excellent communications skills and the ability to work in an Agile team environment.

 

Required Skills (rank in order of Importance):

  • 5 years of experience in a DevOps role.

  • 3 years of experience in working with core AWS solutions and available services.

  • 1 year of experience working in an Agile team environment

  • Hands-on experience developing automation using CloudFormation.

  • Hands-on experience in developing Lambdas in Python (Boto3) for AWS infrastructure automation.

  • Strong knowledge of AWS DevOps tools (CodeBuild, CodeDeploy, CodePipeline)

  • Linux and Windows OS experience

  • Hands-on experience with hardening of AWS infrastructure.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

 

Preferred Skills (rank in order of Importance):

  • Deep knowledge of AWS core components (examples: IAM, WAF, API Gateway, ECS, EBS, Glue, EC2, S3, SNS, Lambda, security hub, security groups, VPC, CFT, Route 53, security certificate manager, AWS configuration, AWS build pipelines and AWS cloud trail).

  • Python scripting ability

  • Strong knowledge of backup, restore, recovery, and high availability strategies for AWS environments.

  • Experience participating in technical change reviews and analyzing the impact of change on the environment.

  • Experience with cloud security and compliance services such as Prisma Cloud.

  • Ability to identify system vulnerabilities and provide solution designs.

  • Knowledge of operating systems patching.

 

Required Education/Certifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or similar 4-year technical degree

  • 2 years of relevant work experience may be substituted for 1 year of education

 

Preferred Education/Certifications:

  • AWS certification

 

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Company Description
Computer Consultants International, Inc. (CCI) is an IT Consulting Firm with more than 20 years of experience providing effective, expert-level services in industries such as Construction, Technology, Finance, Healthcare, and Government. CCI focuses on building long-term relationships while completing projects from design to delivery. People are CCI's key component for success. Recruiting utmost-quality individuals for our clients, CCI fields a workforce of individuals who are selected not only because of their technical qualifications but also for their achievements as substantial, contributing human beings. In government work and in the commercial market, high standards of ethics and accountability are critical. Therefore our people are chosen for their integrity and ability to maintain relationships, as well as expertise in their field. To learn more about CCI, visit us online at www.cci-worldwide.com.

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Computer Consultants International, Inc. (CCI) is an IT Consulting Firm with more than 20 years of experience providing effective, expert-level services in industries such as Construction, Technology, Finance, Healthcare, and Government. CCI focuses on building long-term relationships while completing projects from design to delivery. People are CCI's key component for success. Recruiting utmost-quality individuals for our clients, CCI fields a workforce of individuals who are selected not only because of their technical qualifications but also for their achievements as substantial, contributing human beings. In government work and in the commercial market, high standards of ethics and accountability are critical. Therefore our people are chosen for their integrity and ability to maintain relationships, as well as expertise in their field. To learn more about CCI, visit us online at www.cci-worldwide.com.

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