AWS Cloud SEM / Engineer

Location: Melbourne
Reference: 3016718
Contact: Marcus Logan
Email: email Marcus
You’re qualified and experienced in all things cloud. More than that, you have and want to stay at the forefront of distributed computing. You understand the “as a service” technologies, platforms, and applications that will help power our business into the future.  You will be responsible for leading a skilled team of cloud engineers and ensuring their continued growth as well as being the point person for key cloud decisions and direction.

Key Accountabilities

  • All solutions perform at their optimum levels and systems are instrumented to alert within set tolerance levels
  • A commitment to best practices. We’ll want your expert opinion on things like operational processes, DevOps, deployment checklists.
  • New initiatives are an opportunity to deliver faster than last time.
  • Any opportunity to provide a self-service capability to your stakeholders is welcomed.
  • You will be a trusted partner in the development of new product seeing solutions delivered from inception to live.
  • You will deliver solutions that comply with the company patterns and standards.
  • All solutions developed remain secure and are compliant with company standards.
  • Stay abreast of the ever-evolving security landscape and ensure deployed solutions remain secure.
  • You will work with our Security team to better understand the threat landscape and partner with them to remediate any known weaknesses in our estate.
  • Stay abreast with current opportunities to enhance our cloud offering.
  • Ability to develop code to automate all things cloud.
  • Continually develop your ability to grow and learn new technologies and impart your knowledge to the broader technology teams.

Key Requirements
  • You have a customer first attitude and constantly strive to improve customers’ experience.
  • You question the status quo and look at things in new ways to drive innovation.
  • You value and encourage other’s expertise, efforts and ideas and provide support when things don’t always go as planned.
  • You challenge yourself to do things differently & go the extra mile to overdeliver on excitement.
  • You are passionate about learning and adapting to continually improve.
  • You work hard, you don’t take yourself too seriously and you have fun along the way!
  • 3+ years of AWS experience
  • 5+ years of developing software with object-oriented languages like Java, C++ or Python
  • Extensive knowledge about APIs. You can design RESTful services and integrate with other data providers, and you know when to use JSON or XML.
  • Experience with cloud services (ideally AWS). Ability to setup a geographically redundant service in the cloud.
  • A solid understanding of networking and core Internet protocols (e.g. TCP/IP, DNS, SMTP, HTTP, and distributed networks).
  • Lots of experience with Linux/UNIX systems and the best practices for deploying applications to those stacks.
  • Experience with different databases, including working knowledge of SQL, relational data stores.
  • Strong communications and stakeholder management skills
  • Excellent analytical skills, coupled with a strong sense of ownership, urgency and drive.
  • Excellent written communication skills
Is this sounds like you please don't hesitate to apply or call Marcus on 0414392281