03 Jul
AWS Administrator (Initial Remote - Locals required)
Georgia, Atlanta , 30377 Atlanta USA

Job Title: AWS Administrator (Initial Remote - Locals required) Location: Atlanta, GA Rate: $60/hr. on C2C Duration: 11 Months Job Type: Corp-Corp / 1099 / Contract W2 Job Description:

  • The Georgia Department of Human Services (DHS), Office of Information Technology, is seeking a qualified candidate for the temporary contractor staffing position of AWS Administrator biased in Atlanta, Georgia.
  • The selected candidate will be responsible for the administration and maintenance of multiple AWS accounts within the state AWS infrastructure.
Key Responsibilities
  • Establish configuration, compliance, and audit program to effectively manage AWS accounts and resources
  • Review cloud resources and cost drivers, compute, storage, network, managed services, database and service licenses, marketplace, and accounts
  • As part of our Managed Services offering for clients; monitor rightsizing, elasticity, storage optimization, and identify unused resources
  • Maintain cloud-based servers patching vulnerabilities, backup/restore operations, provision new servers, configure firewalls, configure monitoring systems.
  • Manage account containerization and tagging for internal cost centers and end client billing feeds
  • Monitor cost allocations, security compliance, budgets and set alerts across accounts, workloads, and users
  • Use AWS Config to monitor and track resource configuration
  • Set standards for resource configurations, evaluate configuration compliance, and risk, and remediate configuration drift
  • Use AWS CloudTrail for compliance audits by recording and storing event logs for actions made within AWS accounts
  • Set controls to monitor to assure compliance
  • Experience with monitoring tools, middleware software and ITSM tools is a plus.
Qualifications
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or a related field from an accredited college or university and six years of operating systems analysis/administration experience
  • OR
  • Associate degree in Computer Science or a related field from an accredited college or university and three years of operating systems analysis/administration experience
  • Five (5) years of Cloud Administration Experience
  • Excellent technical knowledge of IT Infrastructure, including switches, routers, wireless access points, server operating systems and hardware, storage arrays, and security applications
  • Strong system administration experience in Windows and Linux environments
  • Experience with automation using an established framework (Puppet, Chef, Ansible, etc.)
  • Strong technical knowledge of current protocols, operating systems, and standards
  • Able to read and understand technical manuals and procedural documentation
  • Experience documenting and maintaining configuration item information in ServiceNow or other ITSM platforms to support IT Asset Management functions
  • Experience in public cloud environments, including AWS and/or Azure
  • Experience working in an ITIL-driven environment and working knowledge of ITIL principles and processes
Skill Matrix Skill Experience Bachelor's degree in computer science, management information systems, or related field combined with experience AWS Certified Experience in AWS Experience as a System Administrator Experience in public cloud environments, including AWS and/or Azure Experience with automation using an established framework (Puppet, Chef, Ansible, etc.) Strong system administration experience in Windows and Linux environments Experience in Cloud Administration Recruiter Details: Recruiter Name: Bhargav Contact Number: About GSK Solutions Inc: GSK Solutions Inc is a leading information technology (IT) Services Company that specializes in providing complete consulting solutions and staff augmentation to its clients. We provide on-time, on-budget, and quality service to our clients and consistently meet their expectations. We are known for our superior execution on a sustained basis. GSK has been in the business of providing both commercial and custom product development services, including, Information Security, Software Development, Consulting and IT Audit. GSK implements highly critical and time-sensitive projects for their Fortune 500 clients located across the country.


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