AWS Platform Engineer

at Cognizant Technology Solutions
Published January 24, 2023
Location Chicago, IL
Category Default  
Job Type Full-time  


We are looking for AWS Platform Engineer for an immediate need. This is a client-facing role & the candidate will have regular interactions with various client managers.

Experience developing CI/CD pipelines, using AWS tool chains, to automate the software development lifecycle

Experience developing Infrastructure as code automation using AWS CloudFormation & Terraform

Experience with AWS event driven, serverless architecture patterns such as API Gateway, Lambda and DynamoDB an advantage

Experience working in a DevOps role on a cross functional development team is an added advantage

Containerization technologies such as Docker, Kubernetes, Amazon ECS

Experience in managing code repo, CICD pipelines configuration & management

Scripting languages such as Ansible, Bash, Python, and PowerShell will be added advantage

Executing and troubleshooting SaaS application deployment procedures

Development of and continual improvement of automation and procedures

Analyzing, troubleshooting, and supporting infrastructure in AWS

Monitoring system performance and recommend corrective action.

Documenting current environment and ongoing maintenance of documentation

Technical skills & Additional Skill family

AWS CloudFormation

AWS code pipeline

AWS Code build

AWS API Gateway

AWS lambda

AWS DynamoDB

Python scripting

API GA java spring boot


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Employee Status : Full Time Employee

Shift : Day Job

Travel : No

Job Posting : Jan 18 2023

About Cognizant

Cognizant (Nasdaq-100: CTSH) is one of the world's leading professional services companies, transforming clients' business, operating and technology models for the digital era. Our unique industry-based, consultative approach helps clients envision, build and run more innovative and efficient businesses. Headquartered in the U.S., Cognizant is ranked 185 on the Fortune 500 and is consistently listed among the most admired companies in the world. Learn how Cognizant helps clients lead with digital at or follow us @USJobsCognizant.

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