CLOUD INFRASTRUCTURE ENGINEER
Homegrown South African fintech company, driving ambitious change in payments and loyalty, bringing the benefits of ecommerce to any environment.
3+ Years of experience with AWS
Intermediate Linux experience ubuntu / Debian
Strong Windows experience
Relevant IT qualification or experience if no formal qualification
AWS Certified Solutions Architect Associate or relevant experience.
Monitoring tools (Datadog, Grafana, Prometheus, Elastic)
Cloud infrastructure experience (built and managed) using AWS with the following competencies : EC2, ECS Fargate, VPC - security groups, VPN, Natting, peering, R53 DNS public / private, S3 AMI, IAM, AWS Back UP, RDS, Dynamodb, Elasticache, DMS, Directory service / AD management / DNS,API Gateway, Cloudfront.
Cloud Formation templates / CDK Knowledge
Certificate management, IIS and Linux
Experience with Azure Dev Ops, CI / CD advantageous.
Create a strategy for establishing a secure and well-managed enterprise environment in AWS
Manage stability and reliability, including dedicated root cause analysis, proactive monitoring, and long-term remediation.
Implement and analyse service metrics to drive service quality and improvements, e.g., metrics for monitoring and alerting.
Educating teams on the implementation of new cloud-based initiatives and providing associated training as is required.
Regularly reviewing existing systems and making recommendations for improvements.
Continually evaluate service and infrastructure usage to effectively manage resources, capacity, and cost.
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
Ability to troubleshoot problems with limited insights.
Comfortable working with a small team in a fast-paced environment.