AWS Systems Administrator in Piscataway, NJ at Open Systems Technologies

Date Posted: 1/10/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Our client is seeking an AWS Systems Administrator to join their team in Piscataway, NJ.

Responsibilities

  • Create and manage cloud compute, storage, and other cloud services in system on AWS
  • Create automation for provisioning, decommissioning services, and security patching
  • Understand and contribute solutions within existing hybrid IT architecture, along with identifying opportunities to reduce existing data center footprint through cloud-based solutions
  • Estimate AWS costs and implementing cost optimization mechanisms
  • Stay up to date on new AWS offerings and services
  • Collaborate with Infrastructure, Architecture, and Development teams to assure quality project delivery and ongoing support
  • Provide solutions with a hybrid IT approach, along with identifying opportunities to reduce existing data center footprint through cloud-based solutions
  • Maintain technical documentation for support and disaster recovery needs
  • Meet or exceeds SLAs on resolving open help desk incidents or requests

Qualifications

  • A Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or Information Technology
  • 5+ years of system administration experience
  • 3+ years of deploying, migrating, scaling, and managing AWS systems
  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to adopt IT core competencies of collaboration, customer focus, accountability, responsiveness, continuous improvement, trust and respect
  • Strong technical understanding of networking, security, system administration, and automation
  • Able to follow IT governance and processes
  • Able to troubleshoot and resolve system availability and performance issues
  • Able to maintain professionalism throughout business dealing particularly when challenged
  • AWS Certified Systems Operations Administrator – Associate
  • AWS Certified DevOps Engineer – Professional is preferred
  • System administration experience with Red Hat Linux and Windows Server is preferred
Job category:
  • Information Technology
Job keywords:
  • AWS