AWS DevOps Engineer Consultant - Fixed Income, Newark NJ


Fancy coming in right at the start of transformation? On-prem to AWS!

  • On-prem --> AWS
  • Initial 6 Months ++ C2C/ W2
  • Newark, NJ
This is an initial 6-month contract (C2C or W2), but very very likely to get extensions due to the nature of this project and from previous experiences working with this Fixed Income provider.

This an URGENT requirement, with remote onboarding and start. So if interested please do not hesitate in applying!

Working for a leading Fixed Income provider that manages over $850b of assets! They are based out of their new state of the art offices in Newark, New Jersey.
As an organization, they are currently going through a technology "reboot" to change the way IT within the business is working. This involves a full shift to a product-based environment and a full Agile transition

This "reboot" involves building out the DevOps team and it's methodology. While also implementing AWS into the business. So what they need is someone with both on-premises and AWS experiance. As they are currently determining what can be moved onto AWS, and what proprietary info must stay on-premises.

  • 4+ years of engineering, architecting, and delivering infrastructure technology solutions.
  • Experience implementing DevOps or CI/CD pipelines (Jenkins, Artifactory, Jira, Bitbucket/GIT, Confluence, Gradle).
  • Strong understanding of server configuration (Ansible) and open-source (Xray) management.
SKILLS/ TECH; AWS, CI/CD, Python, Jenkins, Ansible, Terraform

  • Experience with messaging tools (Kafka, JMS, AMQP)
  • Familiarity with open-source software licensing, best practice, and sustainability.