AWS Cloud Automation Engineer

Location: North Pittsburgh, PA

Job Type: Full Time / Permanent

As a Cloud Automation Engineer, you will be working under the direction and guidance of Security Architecture team members and possess the ability to be a self-starter, quick learner of new technology, and highly motivated.


  • Handle complex work tasks and deliverables and apply best practices in the resolution of technical challenges
  • Have a creative, innovative approach to solving complex technical challenges, while collaborating and communicating effectively within the team for consistency in approach
  • Comprehend, modify and write Terraform deployment templates
  • Communicate verbally and/or in writing, and interact with client team members
  • Manage a queue of backlog activities and seeks guidance on prioritization of work tasks
  • Cloud Architecture
  • VPC Configuration
  • Networking, segmentation, and ACLs
  • Cloud Security Tooling and Automation
  • Secrets and encryption key management
  • Controlling Internet ingress and egress
  • Securing native AWS services
  • Operating system hardening
  • Compliance testing through tooling and automation
  • Cloud Native Services
  • EC2
  • RDS
  • S3
  • Route 53
  • Security Groups
  • Auto-Scaling
  • Private Link
  • NLB and ALB
  • CloudTrail
  • Flow Logs
  • Orchestration
  • Automation
  • Provisioning
  • High Availability & Disaster Recovery


  • AWS and its native services
  • Source Code Control (git)
  • Scripting languages (Ruby, Python)
  • Markup languages (YAML, JSON)
  • CloudFormation and Terraform
  • Configuration Management (Chef and/or Ansible)
  • Secrets management (Vault, CloudHSM)