Sr. AWS Cloud Engineer (onsite)
Hartford, CT 
Posted 1 month ago
Job Description

Sr. AWS Cloud Engineer

Location: Hartford- Connecticut, USA (onsite)

We are looking for Sr. AWS Cloud Engineer role for an immediate need. This is a client-facing role & the candidate will have regular interactions with various client leaders.

Roles & Responsibilities:

* Hands-On Experience & Understanding AWS Core Services, CloudFormation & Terraform.

* Ability to understand the scripts in CloudFormation & Re-write in Terraform.

* Understand the application infrastructure architecture.

* Provide day to-day infrastructure operations support for the applications in scope including OS Support, Backup, DR & Security.

* Understand the clients process in performing the AWS Operations and applications in scope.

* Be Proactive to perform required automation using the client approved technology and tools.

* Considered as an SME Role and coordinate with onsite client stakeholders and offshore associates.

* To be considered as Mentor for the offshore associates. Should conduct onsite/offshore hand-over calls.

* Experience in working with onshore/offshore team.

* Should be available to perform On Call Support for any P1/P2 Critical/High Incidents.

Qualification and experience required: -

* A minimum of total 10 years of experience in Cloud infrastructure.

* 5+ Years of Experience in AWS & 3 Years in Terraform. 2 Years in EKS & Ansible.

* AWS Associate - Developer

Certifications: -

* Terraform Associate Certification

Skill Proficiency:

* Core AWS - EC2, S3, Lambda, AWS Backup, DR, CloudFormation- 10 years- Expert level.

* Terraform- 4 years- Expert level.

* EKS- 2 years - Hands- on

* Ansible- 2 years - Hands- on

* Documentation / SOP's- 2 years - Hands- on

Salary and Other Compensation:

The annual salary for this position is between $[105,100 - 143,100] depending on experience and other qualifications of the successful candidate.

This position is also eligible for Cognizant's discretionary annual incentive program and stock awards, based on performance and subject to the terms of Cognizant's applicable plans.

Benefits: Cognizant offers the following benefits for this position, subject to applicable eligibility requirements:

Medical/Dental/Vision/Life Insurance

Paid holidays plus Paid Time Off

401(k) plan and contributions

Long-term/Short-term Disabilit

Cognizant is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Experience
10+ years
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