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AWS Platform Engineers

  • Location: San Francisco, 07303
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 18 days ago

Role:  AWS Platform Engineers
Location:  Remote EST timezone, some EMEA hours
Contract role

Our Global SaaS Identity leader client is looking for several Engineers to join its Platform Operations Team. This role will require AWS experience and involves performing cloud maintenance operations.


  • Assist in operational tasks by executing pre-defined runbooks
  • Fulfill approved access requests for database, AWS environment and 3rd party tools
  • Changing, creating or deleting configuration of a service
  • Querying logs and providing them to internal customers
  • Perform maintenance operations for the CI/CD pipeline
  • Execute ad hoc requests for AWS environment
  • Communication with requesters to clarify assistance needed.


  • Have at least 2 years of programming experience with a scripting language
  • Experience with Cloud Computing platforms like AWS, Google Cloud or Azure
  • Working knowledge of Infrastructure as Code tools such as Terraform and Salt
  • Are passionate about working on systems that are highly reliable, maintainable, scalable and secure
  • Understanding of application clustering/load balancing concepts and technologies
  • Enjoy learning and applying new technologies
  • Enjoy enabling other teams to move faster
  • Enjoy being part of a highly collaborative, remote friendly environment


Candidates will be responsible for following the client's COVID-19 protocols. Please refer to your MATRIX representative for specifics.

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