AWS Developer

  • United Business Solutions Inc
  • Dec 02, 2019
Contractor Information Technology

Job Description

Position: AWS Developer

Location: Cambridge, MA

Duration: Long Term

 USC and GC only

Our Client a Fortune 500 company is seeking an Amazon Web Services (AWS) Application Developer. Candidate must have expertise in design and development of application on AWS.. The successful candidate will be joining a team of professionals in a fast-paced environment where they will be a key player with technical development responsibilities. A candidate for this position will be a self-starter who values their work and that of their team members. 

Candidate must be clearable for position of Public Trust

 Essential Job Functions

  • Design and develop dynamically scalable, highly available, highly reliable and fault-tolerant applications on AWS
  • Migrate existing complex on-premises applications to the AWS platform
  • Select appropriate AWS services to design and deploy an application based on the business requirements
  • Code, test, debug, implement, and document efficient database driven web applications
  • Develop unit test plans to satisfy functional and technical requirements
  • Prepare appropriate documentation such as program code, and technical documents
  • Assist the project manager in preparing estimates and justification for assigned tasks
  • Participate in software development processes with quality assurance, version control and build processes
  • Work with management to resolve issues and validate programming requirements within areas of responsibility


Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent combination of education and experience; degree in computer science, mathematics or related field preferred
  • Must have a minimum of 2 years server side programming experience preferably with Node.js, with at least two years on AWS
  • Demonstrated experience of design and implementation of  micro-services architecture using Amazon Lambda and RESTful web services
  • Experience in developing dynamic interactive web application user interfaces using advanced JavaScript frameworks and JSON supported technologies
  • Experience of developing with AWS services (AWS Simple Queue, AWS simple, workflow, etc.) with appropriate SDKs
  • Experience of developing with AWS databases (RDS, Aurora and PostgreSQL); experience of migrating Oracle relational database to AWS RDS.
  • Experience in migrating of document storage to AWS S3

Other Qualifications (Nice to have)

  • Knowledge of cloud reference architectures and AWS best practices
  • Experience of code-level application security (encryption, IAM roles, etc.)
  • AWS Certified Developer/Solutions Architect certification
  • Knowledge of and experience with Federal security regulations, standards, and processes including FISMA, FIPS, NIST, and FedRAMP is a plus3



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