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Lead AWS / Java Engineer

St. Louis, MO 63105 | Fully Remote

Posted: 05/04/2023 Employment Type: Direct Placement Job Category: Software Development Job Number: 16072

Job Description

 Adaptive Solutions Group is a premier provider of information technology personnel. We provide a variety of technical professionals available for contract, contract to hire, or direct placement positions to companies in and around the Kansas City and St. Louis areas.

We are currently looking for a Lead AWS / Java Engineer to join our team.
  • Collaborate with talented IT leaders to build, automate, and maintain our virtual environments which enable delivery of innovative mobile and web solutions.
  • Automate configurations and templates for various Linux based services, measure, and maintain reliability through instrumentation and monitoring, and interface with multiple development teams to provide services and support. 
  • Create and modify medium to complex code/scripts and developing complex application code independently within or outside various teams using applicable technology. 
  • Perform local development builds, being a primary contributor in code reviews, planning, testing, and coordinating of implementation activities. 
  • Work with cloud vendors and external technical support on upgrades, problem resolution, and design issues. 
  • Exciting role in a fast paced, collaborative team that strives to build and foster close working relationships with its software development team clients.
Required Qualifications
  • Must be presently authorized to work in the U.S. without a requirement for work authorization sponsorship by our company for this position now or in the future.
  • Must be committed to incorporating security into all decisions and daily job responsibilities.
  • 5+ years of combined software and infrastructure engineering experience.
  • 3+ years of experience with Core Amazon Web Services around Route 53, EC2 (AMI, EBS, ELB, ASG), S3, CloudWatch, CloudFormation, ElastiCache, IAM, VPC, DynamoDB, SQS, and SNS.
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Information Systems, Management Information Systems, or related field. 
  • Must be able to mentor team members and customers.
  • Experience leading the design and building web application cloud environments. 
  • Experience in and demonstrable knowledge of Linux command line interface.
  • Experience with scripting languages such as Bash Shell & Python. 
  • Experiences with software design methodologies, information systems architecture, object-oriented design, and software design patterns.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to quickly triage problems, determine root cause, and drive resolution.
Preferred Qualifications
  • Experience with Terraform.
  • Experience in Jira, Bitbucket, Maven, and Jenkins.
  • Experience in Linux packaging (rpm, yum, dpkg, etc).
  • Experience with HTTP/Proxy servers (Apache, Nginx, Squid).
  • Experience installing, configuring, and troubleshooting application platforms, with a preference for experience in working with Java web application platforms (e.g., Tomcat, WebSphere, WebLogic, JBoss, etc.).
  • Experience with monitoring and alerting tools such as Dynatrace, CloudWatch or similar.
  • Experience with log aggregation and management tools such as Splunk.
  • Experience working with configuration management tools. Examples: Puppet, Ansible, or other similar capabilities developed as in-house tools.
  • Systems performance tuning and load testing is a plus.
  • Familiarity with large-scale systems and methodologies.
  • Experience with Java and Node.js web application development including common frameworks, libraries, and tools.
Adaptive Solutions Group offers a competitive compensation and benefits package that includes medical, dental, STD/LTD, life insurance coverage, 401k, paid vacation, and holidays.

Adaptive Solutions Group is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, and veteran or disability status.

Job Requirements

AWS, EC2, Route 53, S3, CloudWatch, CloudFormation, ElastiCache, IAM, VPC, DynamoDB, SQS, SNS, Java

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Lisa Duncan

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