AWS Engineer - Design & Build

Stealth It Recruitment Ltd
13 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

My client are looking for a talented AWS Solution Engineer who will design and build a long-term archival solution using Amazons AWS. The service aims to store data in such a way as to provide legally strong guarantees regarding proof of origin and the integrity of data for the very long term.

The successful AWS Solution Engineer will have an opportunity to work on an interesting greenfield project and lead a team of talented developers to deliver a project unique in its requirements.

The role would suit a tech lead with practical experience of building a greenfield AWS solution. They'll have a keen eye for security and cryptographic concerns as well as not being intimidated by breaking new ground with cloud development.

You will possess a minimum of 2 years building AWS based solutions, minimum 1 year of leading a successful software delivery team, show demonstrable experience with creating automated build pipelines, have day to day exposure with Linux and troubleshooting skills.

An experienced developer of software in Scala or Java with a preference and willingness to re-skill to Scala is the ideal applicant for this position, if you have knowledge of Terraform, CloudHSM, S3, DynamoDB, AWS Lambda and Glacier, please get in touch with me ASAP..

A little bit about what the successful applicant will be doing... joining a team of talented technologists with great business knowledge to learn from, joining a team that is hard-working, collaborative and supportive which adheres to the lean agile methodology.

You should be delivery focused, have a passion for technology and enjoy offering new ideas and approaches, be confident presenting your own ideas and solutions, as well as guiding technical discussions in a collaborative manner.

The ability to have a welcoming attitude that encourages people to approach you when they have a problem you can help them solve will be who you are in the work place, leading from the front and always follow and propose quality standards and best practice (unit tests, integration tests and documented code) will be key traits of the successful applicant.

Have experience working with DevOps and an aptitude for automation, would be beneficial but not essential.

You will work closely with business and technical stakeholders, to understand requirements, break down work, and deliver features following team-defined Agile practices.

Government experience and security clearance (SC level) are also desirable.

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