AWS Manager and Windows System Administrator

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AWS Manager and Windows System Administrator
Location: Remote
Salary: Commensurate with experience + Benefits
Benefits: Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, PTO
Job Type: Full-Time
Start Date: ASAP
U.S. CITIZENSHIP is required for this role

AWS Manager and Windows System Administrator Description

Our client, a software development company, is looking for an AWS Manager and Windows System Administrator experience to add to their team. This is a great opportunity with high visibility, high impact and room for growth. You will manage and work with their 24x7 AWS support team to optimize Amazon AWS infrastructure. You will also provide suggestions to improve and implement those. Reporting directly to the CTO, you will be a core member of the company and play a key role in its success. To thrive in this role, you must be detail oriented with excellent interpersonal, organizational, analytical and problem-solving skills.

AWS Manager and Windows System Administrator Responsibilities

• Manage, optimize and support the existing infrastructure
• Learn about new technologies and tools in AWS
• Create and utilize tools to monitor applications and services in the cloud including system health indicators, trend identification, and anomaly detection
• Enhance monitoring of systems, services and hardware to solve problems
• Monitor bottlenecks and analyze key metrics to optimize software + system performance
• Manage and verify backup systems and disaster recovery processes
• Provide analytics and forecasts for cloud capacity, troubleshooting analysis, and uptime
• Detect and analyze possible software and network vulnerabilities
• Provide system level and application-level support
• Work closely with the internal support team
• Troubleshoot and manage technical issues
• Create detailed test plans that incorporate mitigations for project risks and inputs from prior lessons learned
• Develop scripts to automate routinely executed jobs to gain efficiency in day-to-day operations
• Define and document system run books and operating procedures

AWS Manager and Windows System Administrator Qualifications

• 4+ years of experience on managing production systems required
• 4+ years of experience on Windows 2012/2014/2016/2019, Microsoft SQL Server 2014/2016/2019, SQL Profiler, IIS, .net framework required
• 2+ years of experience administrating Amazon AWS (EC2, ELB, WAF, CloudWatch) required
• Strong knowledge of Microsoft operating systems, IIS, .net framework and networking required
• Strong knowledge on SQL server memory utilization, indexes, performance optimization, and query execution plans required
• Scripting/Coding experience to automate operations and tasks required
• Strong troubleshooting abilities required
• Experience with security and compliance a plus