MDA Information Systems Cloud Engineer- amazon Web Services (AWS) in Ypsilanti, Michigan

h3Overview:/h3 br MDA Information Systems LLC is looking for a Cloud Engineer- Amazon Web Services (AWS) at our Ann Arbor, MI area The Company: MDA Information Systems LLC is a major supplier of weather information and geospatial intelligence. The firm serves a diverse client base including commercial and governmental organizations in agriculture, energy, defense, and civilian government. MDA is an industry leader in earth observation remote sensing technology and image processing. We build satellite ground systems that enable users to acquire and process imagery form the most sophisticated Earth-observing satellites in the world: much of the satellite imagery you see on Google Maps was generated by our software! General Summary: As part of the IT Cloud team, you will participate with the cloud architect and IT in implementation of an AWS Multi-Account management strategy, setup and management of an MDA transit VPC, supporting technical and business teams in implementation of hybrid and scalable computing, database, storage, and product delivery solutions from within the Amazon Web Services Platform (AWS) and similar platforms. You will apply AWS as well as engineering best practices in development and implementation. Examples of projects include: liCreating shared CloudFormation templates and tooling for creation of VPC environments following best security practices and standardizing the process and configuration./li liWorking with the new AWS organizations service for helping to streamline, automate, and standardize new account setup./li liWriting Lambda functions in Python to be utilized by AWS Config for auditing governance and security policies across accounts in AWS./li liWorking with IT to help put automated guardrails in place for business teams to work in AWS with the same level of security they would expect onsite with the freedom to utilize AWS resources to create products quickly./li liCollaborate with agile team to design AWS cloud-based solutions that enable development teams to flawlessly deploy application updates with zero down time and zero manual intervention./li liCollaborate with enterprise architects and application developers to create optimal cloud-based solutions that cost effective to operate./li As IT and the business moves more services to the cloud, you will be involved in the implementation and automation of systems using on premise and cloud-based resources. You'll be focused on implementation and maintenance of cloud-based systems including administration, performance tuning, optimization, scripting, automation, and reclamation. This position requires a highly-motivated individual who can work in a fast-paced environment, learn and implement new technologies, and provide guidance to individual teams. To be qualified, you must be a US Citizen h3Responsibilities:/h3 liImplement Lambda functions to for AWS Config to utilize in applying governance and security policies./li liWork with teams to script out application deployment to stacks running on Linux/UNIX systems using CI tools/technologies./li liImplement Lambda functions for supporting and maintaining a Transit VPC./li liImplement backup and recovery strategies for technology stacks./li liImplement monitoring, management, troubleshoot and issue resolution to systems and services hosted on cloud resources./li liWork with business units, software develope