Senior Manager - AWS Engineering in Wilmington, DE at DISYS

Date Posted: 9/21/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

A fortune 500 company in Wilmington, DE is looking to bring on a Senior Manager with a background in AWS Engineering for a direct hire, permanent placement opportunity! The ideal candidate will have experience as a team lead, manager, or experience working in a management capacity, and will be extremely familiar with AWS, ITIL processes, other DevOps platforms and tools, and be comfortable guiding architectural and design decisions. If you are looking for a new opportunity, apply with a resume today! 

Location: Wilmington, DE 

Pay Rate: TBD

Role Type: Direct Hire, Permanent Placement. 

Job Description:

This position is for a dynamic and strategic leader who can join teams that are already performing, and start making a difference from day one. In this role as a Senior Manager, you will provide technology leadership, guiding architectural and design decisions. You must be able to provide career coaching and support for team members to develop their technical, business and interpersonal professional skills. You’ll be able to identify and remove impediments, while successfully driving towards key initiatives. Building and maintaining strong relationships, earning and maintaining confidence with both customers and business leaders are critically important responsibilities.  A clear and crisp communication style will establish realistic expectations for all stakeholders.


Responsibilities:

As an Engineering Manager, you will provide technical guidance and leadership to the Agile teams while being hands on in Site Reliability Engineering work as needed. Removing technical impediments, designing the platform/application implementations with cutting edge technologies and leading a successful team are core parts of responsibilities. This position requires working in fast paced environment which needs realigning priorities and changing strategies for successful implementation of business requirements.

•    Execution – Deliver on-time with high bar of quality our engineering solutions

•    Must be able to work and influence a large number of cross functional teams

•    Bring a passion to stay on top of tech trends, experiment with and learn new technologies, participate in internal & external technology communities, and learn from other members of the engineering community

•    Experience in driving new tools and processes to agile teams

•    Proven expertise in adopting innovation at workplace

•    Excellent leadership and communication skills

•    Have a growth mindset with the ability to adopt new practices and spearhead adoption

•    Proficiency with standard ITIL processes, including Change, Incident, and Release management


Position Provides Exposure to:

•            DevOps/Platforms: Amazon Web Service (S3, RDS, EC2, Lambda, SQS, SNS, DynamoDB, CloudFormation, etc), Chef, Docker, Ansible

•            Automation Testing: Selenium, Cucumber, ATDD, Protractor, Karma, Automated Performance and Regression/Functional Testing

•            CI/CD: Jenkins, Nexus, Artifactory

•            Build/SCM Tools: Maven, Gradle, Grunt, Gulp, Git, NPM

•            DB/Data Platforms: Kafka, Storm, MongoDB, Hadoop, Spring XD/Spring Batch


Basic Qualifications:

- Bachelors Degree or Military experience

- At least 3 years' experience developing applications embracing Agile principles 


Preferred Qualifications:

- At least 5 years' with large-scale infrastructure designs, implementation, and support 

- At least 3 years' experience with Cloud based hosting solutions (AWS-EC2/S3, Azure, Google Cloud)

- At least 1-2 years of experience working on UNIX/LINUX platforms

- At least 1-2 years of experience with UNIX scripting (ksh) or perl

- Active AWS certification

- Manage AWS resource stack (EC2, ELB) via CloudFormation

- Strong in Ansible and scripting languages (Shell and Python at minimum)

- Strong in both Linux and Windows environments

- S3 bucket administration (ACLs, policies, LifeCycle, replication)

- Manage Security Groups for EC2 instances, knowledge of IGW, routes, and ACLs

- Working knowledge of modern application monitoring tools (New Relic, Splunk, Elk, etc.)

Job Requirements

Digital Intelligence Systems, LLC. is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V. We do not discriminate against any employee or applicant because they inquired about, discussed, or disclosed compensation. Email recruitinghelp @ disys.com to contact us if you are an individual with a disability and require accommodation in the application process.Digital Intelligence Systems, LLC. is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V. We do not discriminate against any employee or applicant because they inquired about, discussed, or disclosed compensation. Email recruitinghelp @ disys.com to contact us if you are an individual with a disability and require accommodation in the application process.