Cloud Engineer

Position

Cloud Engineer

Reporting Manager

Principal Architect

Department

 

International Language Centre

Relevant Experience

 

5+ years of experience on AWS

Qualifications

 

AWS Certification (Architect and/or DevOps)

Responsibilities

 

  1. Hands-on configuration, tuning and monitoring of AWS services, as required by the several IT applications
  2. Scripting infrastructure deployment and configuration (Windows and Linux-based images)
  3. Design and document technical solutions for applications deployed in AWS
  4. Establish a good practice of enterprise design patterns and guidelines for the development of applications in AWS
  5. Knowledge sharing and mentoring within the Architect team and across functional teams

 

Requirements

 

Personal Skills

  • Strong leadership, motivator and influential person
  • Quick learner and “can-do” attitude
  • Self-driven, work in autonomy as well in teams
  • Able to juggle multiple assignments at the same time
  • Good communication, verbal and written

 

Technical Competencies (Required)

  • Hands-on experience with computing, storage and network services in AWS
    • Essential: AWS EC2, S3, ElastiCache, RDS, DynamoDB, CloudFront, Route 53
    • Highly valued: Lambda, Beanstalk, Auto Scaling, Elastic Load Balancing, Glacier, Redshift, Shield
  • Infrastructure as Code
    • Scripting (Perl/Python/Shell, Linux Bash)
    • Automation tools (Chef, Puppet, Ansible)
  • Experience with other public Cloud providers (Azure, GCP) appreciated
  • Cloud Design Patterns
    • High Availability and Auto Scalability
    • Clustering, Load Balancing, DR strategy
    • Security (Infrastructure and Software)
    • Messaging, Queueing, Caching, ESB
    • VPC, DMZ, Subnets
  • Logging and monitoring tools
  • Worked in an Agile practice

See Inside the Office of EF Education First

EF Education First is the world leader in international education. At EF, everything employees do is centered around the company’s mission: opening the world through education. Since it was founded 50 years ago, EF’s language learning, educational travel, and cultural exchange programs have helped people of all ages and nationalities become citizens of the world.


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