AWS Infrastructure Engineer II

Remote - Grapevine, Texas, United States

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Risk Strategies is a top national specialty insurance brokerage and risk management firm assisting organizations and individuals to simplify the process of protecting assets, offering benefits and minimizing liability. With over 115 offices and 2,400 employees across the US & Canada, we thrive on our passion to be ranked a Best Places to Work since 2018 by our most important asset, our employees. For 2020, Risk Strategies was named 6th Fastest Growing Firm, 12th Largest Personal Lines Broker, 11th largest privately-held P&C Broker and the 16th largest US Broker by Insurance Journal.

Primary Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Lead the continual design refinement of Cloud infrastructure that is secure, scalable, and highly reliable on AWS
  • Work collaboratively with Product Development team on software testing, releases, and production deployments
  • Manage AWS infrastructure operations, monitoring, and alerting, optimizing native tools in AWS as well as DataDog
  • Manage AWS services including WAF, VPC, ALB, EFS, EBS, EC2, EKS, and RDS
  • Manage TrendMicro set of security tools in production environments
  • Manage Kubernetes Clusters used in non-production and production environments
  • Manage and maintain current FTP software, Crush FTP, running on EC2 instance
  • Troubleshoot problems across a full range of AWS environments and services working with Development, QA, and Architect team members as needed


  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or similar Technical Area
  • 3-5 years of experience in building and maintaining AWS Infrastructure (VPC, WAF, EC2, Security Groups, IAM, EFS, S3, and RDS services)
  • 3-5 years working with Kubernetes (EKS) and Containerized release and deployment technologies
  • 3-5 years working with MS SQL databases
  • 3-5 years in experience in a production AWS infrastructure and DevOps setting
  • Experience with monitoring tools such as DataDog
  • Exposure and general working knowledge fo CICD pipelines, including tools such as CircleCI
  • Certifications such as AWS SysOps Administrator are highly desirable
Job tags: AWS C EC2 Kubernetes S3 SQL
Job region(s): North America Remote/Anywhere
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