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Python / AWS / Terraform Engineer

St. Louis, MO 63105 | Fully Remote

Posted: 07/03/2024 Employment Type: Contract to Hire Job Category: Software Development Job Number: 16639

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 an Python/ AWS/ Terraform Engineer to join our team.

  • Responsible for using your technical knowledge of professional concepts to solve business problems.  We are looking for a talented individual who can serve as a subject matter expert in their area of focus and represent their department on complex assignments. 
  • You will be responsible for evaluating elements of technology's effectiveness through requirements gathering, testing, research and investigation, and making recommendations for improvements resulting in increased quality and effectiveness. 
  • You will be required to listen to and evaluate customer needs to determine and provide high-quality solutions that align with customer expectations.
  • Support our rapidly growing cloud enablement engine application and infrastructure portfolio. This role will automate configurations and templates for customer use to consume various AWS based services, manage AWS based services, measure and maintain reliability through instrumentation and monitoring, and interface with multiple development teams to provide services and support. 
  • You will create and modify medium to complex Python and Terraform (HCL) code to enable our customers to more easily consume AWS services.
  • You will perform local development builds, being a primary contributor in code reviews, planning, testing, and coordinating implementation activities. 
  • Participate in on-call rotation, which includes 24/7 support every two months of multiple production environments. 
  • You will work with cloud vendors and external technical support on upgrades, problem resolution, and design issues. This is an exciting role in a fast-paced, collaborative team that strives to build and foster close working relationships with its application development customers.

Required Qualifications
  • 2+ years of software development experience.
  • 2+ years of Python (boto3)   and Terraform   development experience.
  • 2+ years of experience with core Amazon Web Services such as Route 53, EC2 (AMI, EBS, ELB, ASG), S3, CloudWatch, CloudFormation,
  • ElasticBeanstalk, ElastiCache, IAM, VPC, RDS, DynamoDB, SQS, and SNS.
  • Must be committed to incorporating security into all decisions and daily job responsibilities.
  • Must be able to coach and mentor team members and customers.
  • Experience with the design and build of web application cloud infrastructure.
  • Experience in and demonstrable knowledge of Linux command line interface.
  • Experiences with software design methodologies, information systems architecture, object-oriented design, and software design patterns.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Excellent customer service skills.
  • Familiarity with Agile/Scrum methodology.
  • Ability to quickly triage problems, determine root cause and drive resolution.
  • Familiarity with Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC)
  • Knowledge of version control tools, such as git, BitBucket, and GitHub
  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, Computer Information Systems, Management Information Systems, or related field.

Preferred Qualifications
  • Experience in Jira, Confluence, Maven, and Jenkins.
  • Experience with Linux package management (rpm, yum, dnf, etc).
  • Experience with HTTP/Proxy servers (Apache, Nginx).
  • Experience installing, configuring, and troubleshooting application platforms, with a preference for experience in working with Java web application platforms (e.g., Tomcat, Spring Boot, 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: Ansible.
  • Systems performance tuning and load testing are a plus.
  • Familiarity with large-scale systems and methodologies.

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

terraform, python, aws

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