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Date: Jul 24, 2021

Location: Washington, DC, US

Company: NTT DATA Services

Req ID: 134044 

NTT DATA Services strives to hire exceptional, innovative and passionate individuals who want to grow with us. If you want to be part of an inclusive, adaptable, and forward-thinking organization, apply now.

We are currently seeking a Cloud Engineer to join our team in Washington, District of Columbia (US-DC), United States (US).

 

Day to Day Job Duties: 

  • Provide O&M support for the following Amazon Managed Services currently deployed in production below:  
  • AWS Relational Database Service (RDS)  
  • AWS Elastic Container Service (ECS)  
  • AWS Elasticsearch  
  • AWS Elastic Container Registry (ECR)  
  • Amazon Elastic Kubernetes Service (Amazon EKS)  
  • AWS Elasticache  
  • AWS Sage Maker  
  • Amazon ElasticMapReduce (EMR)  
  • AWS Glue  
  • AWS Step Functions  
  • AWS Athena  
  • AWS Secrets Manager  
  • Update the EDC TAD for new AWS Managed Service offerings as required.  
  • Provide O&M support for new AWS Managed Service components and integrate the services into production operations when required.  
  • Provide presentations to the AWS CAB and Engineering Review Board on the design and implementation of new AWS Managed Services.  
  • Secure user access to the AWS Managed Services by creating AWS Identity and Access Management (IAM) roles.  
  • Stay current on new AWS Managed Services and brief the AWS CAB on services that will enhance data center efficiency and performance.  
  • Monitor AWS service notifications for changes to existing EDC AWS Managed Services and inform USAID management of configuration changes required to ensure no impact to EDC operations.  
  • Collaborate with the client’s engineering branch to implement new AWS Managed Services into the EDC.  
  • Collaborate with the client’s O&M vendor to monitor and detect unauthorized EDC access.  
  • Collaborate with the client’s O&M vendor to monitor and detect AWS security group/firewall port security and rule violations.  

 

Basic Qualifications: 

  • 6+ years of cloud engineering experience in medium to large sized AWS based data center operations  

  • 5+ years of experience in medium to large sized AWS based data center operations
  • 5+ years of AWS IaaS and Managed Services skills
  • 5+ years of experience developing and implementing policies for the use of AWS cloud services, managing requests for new technology, establishing a secure cloud environment, and ensuring appropriate availability of services
  • AWS Solutions Architect certification
  • AWS SysOps Administrator certification
  • AWS Cloud Practitioner certification
  • Secret clearance required

 

Desired Qualifications: 

  • The ideal candidate will possess AWS IaaS and Managed Services skills.  

  • The candidate should carry AWS Solutions Architect, AWS SysOps Administrator and AWS Cloud Practitioner certifications.  

  • The candidate should be proficient in developing and implementing policies for the use of AWS cloud services, managing requests for new technology, establishing a secure cloud environment, and ensuring appropriate availability of services.  

  • The candidate should possess proficient oral and written communication skills. 

 

About NTT DATA Services

NTT DATA Services is a global business and IT services provider specializing in digital, cloud and automation across a comprehensive portfolio of consulting, applications, infrastructure and business process services. We are part of the NTT family of companies, a partner to 85 % of the Fortune 100.

 

NTT DATA Services is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, gender, disability, age, veteran-status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other class protected by law.


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