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AWS DevOps Engineer (Short term contract)

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Recruiter: Nigel Frank International
Listed on: 13th April
Location: London
Salary/Rate: £350 - £380
Type: Contract
Start Date: 19/04/21

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Jefferson Frank is searching for a Senior AWS Cloud DevOps Engineer required to help finalise the AWS infrastructure for a tech start-up who specialise in Digital Wellbeing for businesses and schools.

The startup help people use technology in a safe, secure and healthy way - avoiding cyber bullying for kids, preventing fraud, securing social media, reducing digital distractions and screen-time and enabling productive remote working from home.

Core Requirements

  • Docker and CI/CD pipeline mgmt
  • GitHub Actions
  • Cognito, SES and SNS
  • Secrets Manager & KMS
  • CloudWatch

An understanding of:

  • VPC, Subnets and Security Groups.
  • Elastic Load Balancer
  • S3 & CloudFront (CDN)
  • Elastic Container Services, combined with Fargate, Docker & Elastic Container Registry.
  • DNS (e.g. CNAME edits) & SSL certs on AWS Certificates Manager

Nice to haves

  • Java background (This is a pure DevOps role and the organisation have a Front and Backend Developer)
  • React
  • Typescript

What is the Role?

The work will be an initial 4-week full-time (5 days per week) project to finalise our infrastructure. There will then be a retainer arrangement setup (X number of days per month) where we'd need your support to help maintain the infrastructure.

You'll be working alongside the Head of Engineering and CEO, in a team of 6. We already have the majority of our infrastructure and architecture setup, you'll just need to come in, check we are building according to best practice, check cost efficiency, implement critical changes and finalise the infrastructure ensuring it can scale. We'll then look to retain you on a specific number of days per month to help resolve issues and ensure all works well.

Contract length: 1 month followed up by an adhoc arrangement

Job Types: Full-time, Contract

Rate £300-£380 per day