Database Specialist (Senior) -- TP003

NBS Enterprises, LLC
Rockville, MD
Apr 25, 2017
Jobs Outside Higher Education
Software & Technology
Institution Type
Outside Academe

Job Description

Labor Category Required: Database Specialist (Senior)

PLEASE NOTE: Candidates submitted must be US Citizens able to obtain or possess a US Government security clearance


Job Description:

Seeking a full-time, experienced AWS Cloud Administrator to work alongside web and the application team to support transition and operation of it client web sites / applications in Amazon Cloud.

Responsibilities include

• Deploying, managing, and operating scalable, highly available, and fault tolerant systems on AWS

• Migrating an existing on-premises application to AWS

• Implementing and controlling the flow of data to and from AWS

• Selecting the appropriate AWS service based on compute, data, or security requirements

• Identifying appropriate use of AWS operational best practices

• Estimating AWS usage costs and identifying operational cost control mechanisms

• Communicates orally and in writing to high level public officials, as well as a variety of audiences.

• Produce weekly activity reports, oral presentations, briefings, standard operating procedures (SOPs), software development life-cycle (SDLC) documents and checklists, risk and issues logs and required artifacts.

Desired Experience/Education:

• 2 - 3 or more years of hands-on experience operating AWS-based applications

• Experience provisioning, operating, and maintaining systems running on AWS

• 4 -5 Years' experience as Windows System Administrator

• Ability to identify and gather requirements to define a solution to be built and operated on AWS

• Capabilities to provide AWS operations and deployment guidance and best practices throughout the lifecycle of a project

• Experience with application / data migration to AWS

• Experience scaling an application and/or its hosting environment to support increases in traffic.

• Strong analytical and problem solving skills

• Experience with Nagios, NGINX

Some experience with - .NET, Drupal, MySQL, WordPress, Puppet

• High awareness of customer service

• Very Focused and Challenged

Other Desired Skills:

• Experience with application / data migration to AWS

• Interpersonal and communication skills, able to build rapport and communicate effectively at all levels and across disciplines

• Excellent writing skills

• Ability to work in a collaborative environment

• Detail-oriented, strong work ethic and high standard of excellence

• Fast learner, Achiever, sets high personal

• Must be able to work on multiple projects and consistently meet project deadlines

Desired Certifications:

AWS Cloud Solution Architect

Company Description
NBS Enterprises creates competitive advantages. We isolate and overcome constraints to deliver performance value for all involved: you, your customer, and your employees. We break current market staffing trends with price-sensitive strategies solutions.

Our goal is to work in partnership with you, our client, become a trusted advisor and teammate to establish a relationship that provides you and your team with a competitive advantage at both the contract and at the task order levels. NBS' innovative 'Triangle' approach to staffing support provides you, your customer, and your future employee a risk mitigation solution that is second to none.

Rockville, MD


Mon, 24 Apr 2017 12:57:53 PDT