AWS Systems Engineer

MiCore Solutions Inc. - Washington, DC

ContractEstimated: $100,000 - $140,000 a year

Job Description:

Responsible for the installation, configuration, and maintenance of UNIX/LINUX operating systems. Recognizes and troubleshoots problems with server hardware and applications software. Adopts middleware technology to meet the organization's requirements. Work in all phases of middleware activities. Responsible for adopting cloud computing technologies, infrastructure, and applications to meet the organizations requirements. Delivers an IT solution as platform virtualization (Platform as a Service, PaaS); or as an application to customers for use as a service on demand (Software as a Service, SaaS); or infrastructure/resources (Infrastructure as a Service, IaaS). Creates, develops, builds, drafts, and/or finalizes work independently. May lead small scale projects or complete a component on a larger project. Trusted to represent the team when senior colleagues are not available. Applies professional-level functional knowledge to solve problems requiring the identification and analysis of moderately complex variables. Lead the effort to address issues that routinely arise in areas of assigned responsibility but may receive guidance or expertise from higher-level staff on more complex problems. Have the skills to share and present ideas to the team and train junior staff

Plus, to have a knowledge in following areas:

- Strong knowledge of AWS (cloud migration and management)

- Puppet or Ansible

- Satellite server configuration and management

- Automation in UNIX environment (Shell Scripts)

- Atlassian tools such as Jira, Bamboo, Fisheye

- ForgeRock / IAM

- Splunk

Job Type: Contract


  • systems engineer: 3 years (Required)


  • Bachelor's (Preferred)