AWS Infrastructure Engineer - ICL

Atlanta, GA
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AWS Infrastructure Engineer - ICL

ID: 495080
Type: Researchers
Location: Atlanta, GA
Categories: Information Technology, Software Development/Design, System Architecture

Job Description

GTRI/ICL seeks qualified candidates for a full-time Amazon Web Services (AWS) Infrastructure Engineering role in Atlanta, GA. The qualified candidate will be responsible for helping architect, operationalize and maintain the implementation and support of a secure, cloud-based infrastructure.

The project is based in the Centergy Building at 75 Fifth Street NW Atlanta, on the Georgia Tech campus.

Job Duties

The individual in this role will be primarily responsible for the design, installation, configuration, operation, monitoring and maintenance of systems supporting an API driven integration platform that will be deployed in AWS.

Travel Requirements

<10% travel

Education & Length of Experience

Research Engineer/Scientist/Technologist/Associate I

  • A Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Management of Technology, Electrical and Computer Engineering, or related field of study.

Required Minimum Qualifications

  • 2+ years of experience and background working with AWS services (EC2, S3, etc.)
  • Proficiency with the AWS CLI
  • 3+ years of Unix/ Linux Administration
  • Experience or Strong Knowledge of Infrastructure as Code
  • Familiarity with build & release automation tools and methodologies, like Jenkins, required
  • Experience working closely with development teams to integrate their projects into the production AWS environment and ensure their ongoing support once there
  • Build from the ground up reliable infrastructure services in AWS to deliver highly scalable services
  • Support development and maintain security, backup and redundancy strategies
  • Strong written, verbal and presentation skills and the ability to work well in a team environment are necessary

Preferred Qualifications

  • AWS Certification (Cloud Practitioner, Solutions Architect, SysOps Administrator, etc.)
  • Experience with AWS Security: Compliance, Cloud Security Architecture, third party security tools/platforms, encryption/KMS/CloudHSM, IAM policies/roles, etc.
  • Experience with Medicaid Management Information Systems, Health IT standards, policies, and best practices is a strong plus
  • Very strong scripting and automation skills is a plus
  • Experience with Docker a plus

U.S. Citizenship Requirements

Due to our research contracts with the US federal government, candidates for this position are required to be US Citizens.

Clearance Type Required

Ability to obtain Secret Clearance upon hire

Diversity & Inclusion

Diversity & Inclusion (D&I) at Georgia Tech Research Institute aims to enhance the Institute’s mission of solving the world’s most complex technical problems by creating a workforce with a shared appreciation for diversity, raising awareness around inclusiveness, and fostering a sense of belonging and appreciation for all members of our community.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Georgia Tech Research Institute is an Equal Opportunity Employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans and actively seeks diversity among its employees. .



Located in Atlanta, Georgia, the Georgia Institute of Technology is a leading research university committed to improving the human condition through advanced science and technology.

Ranked as the #7 best public university, Georgia Tech provides a focused, technologically based education to more than 21,500 undergraduate and graduate students.

Georgia Tech has many nationally recognized programs, all top-ranked by peers and publications alike, and is ranked in the nation’s top 10 public universities by U.S. News and World Report.

Degrees are offered through the colleges of Architecture, Computing, Engineering, Sciences, the Scheller College of Business, and the Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts.

The strong academic work ethic at Tech is balanced by a collegiate atmosphere incorporating both intercollegiate and intramural sports, campus traditions, and some 400 student organizations.

Alongside their academic achievements, Tech students are also active in the community, earning a well-rounded education through community service activities.

As a leading technological university, Georgia Tech has more than 100 centers focused on interdisciplinary research that consistently contribute vital research and innovation to American government, industry, and business.

There is no doubt that Georgia Tech stands out as a distinctively different kind of university, one that is eagerly encouraging and developing the revolutionary technologies of the 21st century.

Equipped with the extremely rich resources of an outstanding student body and faculty; strong partnerships with business, industry, and government; and support from alumni and friends, Georgia Tech is designing a future of global preeminence, leadership, and service.

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