AWS DevOps Cloud Engineer- (US Only)

United States

Full Time
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Posted 1 week ago

NEW!! Due to continuous growth, we are currently seeking an AWS DevOps Cloud Engineer (Remote, U.S. Only). 
The ideal candidate has hands-on experience architecting and developing enterprise-level AWS IaaS, using Infrastructure as Code (IaC) to design and develop DevOps pipelines to create best practice solutions for all stages of a DevOps pipeline. 

About Us:

  • At Railroad19, we build custom enterprise-level applications and cloud-platform solutions for Fortune 500 companies using diverse, current technologies to best meet our clients' needs.
  • We're more than just software consultants. We’re a specialized team of developers and architects who bring depth, value and commitment to the work we do, only bringing our "A" game to the table. Hard work and a desire to lead the industry - this is our company culture - this is what sets Railroad19 apart.
  • When you join Railroad19 you are part of a company that values your work and gives you the tools you need to succeed, while offering you a work/life balance. We are headquartered in Saratoga Springs, New York, but we are a distributed team of remote developers across the US.
  • This is a Full-Time (W2) position offering competitive compensation, as well as comprehensive benefits, ample time off, 401k and more.
  • The role is remote - U.S. located, only full time (NO- contractors, Corp-to-Corp or 1099).

Core Responsibilities:

  • Understand our clients' fast-moving business requirements
  • Clearly communicate to both technical and non-technical team members in a clear and effective manner
  • Embrace automation tools and technologies to develop solutions in a consistent, efficient, and repeatable manner
  • Create and support tools that drive application development best practices
  • Create and support robust CI/CD pipelines that enable frictionless delivery of changes to production
  • Design, create and maintain cloud infrastructure using IaC tools such as Terraform and Ansible
  • Adhere to cybersecurity best practices in developing infrastructure that follows the principle of ‘least privilege’
  • Proactively identify and remediate violations of security best practices within the supported application portfolio and its cloud infrastructure
  • Integrate tooling with our clients' change control process
  • Troubleshoot and resolve infrastructure defects to support the application portfolio and its cloud infrastructure

Skills & Experience:

  • At least 5 years of experience working in technical roles
  • At least 3 years of experience working as a hands-on Site Reliability Engineer in an enterprise environment
  • At least 3 years of hands-on experience working with infrastructure engineers and software development teams
  • At least 3 years of hands-on experience creating and using AWS infrastructure as well as designing CI/CD deployment pipelines
  • Demonstrated hands-on experience with Terraform, AWS CloudFormation, and/or similar cloud automation tools
  • Demonstrated hands-on experience with Ansible or similar infrastructure automation tools
  • A strong understanding of software security standards and best practices
  • Professional Experience with GitHub, GitLab, Git, etc. source control and common branching strategies
  • At least 3 years of development with Python, Bash, and/or equivalent scripting languages
  • Hands-on Experience with Java Virtual Machines and the language/framework ecosystem
  • Demonstrated hands-on experience with Docker, Docker Compose, Docker Swarm, or similar container technologies
  • Hands-on experience with both relational and/or NoSQL databases
  • Deep knowledge and hands-on experience with AWS networking protocols (VPC, Subnets, Security Groups, DNS, route tables)

Preferred Requirements (bonus):

  • Associate level or higher AWS certifications


We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender, gender identity or expression, or veteran status. We are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace.
Job tags: Ansible AWS Bash CD CI CloudFormation Docker Git Gitlab Java Python Terraform
Job region(s): North America Remote/Anywhere
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