AWS Automation Engineer

Location: Boston, MA

Job Type: Contract

As a Cloud Automation Engineer, you will be working under the direction and guidance of Senior Cloud Automation Engineer team members and possess the ability to be a self-starter and highly motivated.


  • Must be able to handle complex work tasks and deliverables and apply best practices in the resolution of technical challenges
  • Must have a creative, innovative approach to solving complex technical challenges, while collarborating and communicating effectively within the team for consistency in approach
  • Must be able to comprehend, modify and write CloudFormation and/or Terraform deployment templates
  • Must be able to communicate verbally and/or in writing, and interact with client team members
  • Must be able to manage a queue of backlog activities and seeks guidance on proritization of work tasks


  • Cloud Architecture
  • VPC Configuration
  • Networking
  • Cloud Security
  • Security Groups
  • NACL
  • Compliance
  • Cloud Native Services
  • Cloud Formation
  • EC2
  • RDS
  • Route 53
  • Orchestration
  • Automation
  • Provisioning
  • Disaster Recovery
  • Source Code Control (Git) (preferred)
  • Scripting languages (Ruby, Python) (preferred)
  • Markup languages (YAML, JSON) (preferred)
  • CloudFormation and Terraform (preferred)
  • Configuration Management (Chef and/or Ansible) (preferred)