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Senior Infra Engineer: AWS

Brasil, Brasil

Infrastructure Developers help clients build and evolve systems that client organizations use to deliver and run software. They are comfortable working within teams of people with diverse roles and levels of experience to find solutions that meet the needs of the organization. They combine technical expertise and understanding with consideration of different situational needs. They champion technical quality and effective ways of working as a means to better outcomes for clients, rather than an end in themselves. They help clients to understand agile ways of working and DevOps as a mindset for collaboration.

Job responsibilities

  • You will work within teams to launch projects through hands-on implementation, evaluate existing infrastructure and drive improvements
  • You will explore the client’s needs and collaborate on building a technical roadmap and impactful solution that will support their ambitious business goals
  • You will help shape and build Thoughtworks’ cloud and infrastructure practice through collaboration with other practitioners, business development, marketing and capabilities development teams
  • You will ensure and build the controls and processes for continuous delivery and evolution of infrastructure and applications, driving automation through all stages of the process
  • You will take a proactive role in monitoring and ensuring that technical expectations of deliverables are consistently met on projects
  • You will provide expertise and guidance in the areas of DevOps, cloud, platform and infrastructure engineering, both internally and in client sites
  • You will establish trusting and thoughtful partnerships with a client’s engineering leadership
  • You will adjust and suggest innovative solutions to current constraints and business policies

Job qualifications

Technical Skills

  • You can contribute to the design and implementation of enterprise and/or web-scale hosting platforms and can administer application servers, web servers and databases
  • You have a deep understanding of cloud and virtualization platforms, infrastructure automation and application hosting technologies
  • You have experience working with software delivery teams, and understand DevOps philosophies, Agile methods, Infrastructure as Code and how to apply them to your work
  • You have a history of working with at least one IaaS cloud platform, and two or more application runtime platforms including physical servers, virtual servers, container clusters, serverless and databases
  • You can write scripts using at least one scripting language and are comfortable building one or more of: Linux servers, Windows servers, or container clusters
  • You have experience with continuous integration and continuous delivery tools with different tech stacks
  • You’ve previously worked with monitoring systems for availability, performance or security
  • You have an understanding of security concerns, threats and approaches for dealing with them, including infrastructure platform vulnerabilities, secrets management, network security and software supply chain security
  • Bonus points if you have experience with unit testing and automated testing tools, stress and performance testing

Professional Skills

  • You genuinely enjoy interacting with teammates from across the business and have a knack for communicating technical concepts to nontechnical audiences
  • You love creating robust, scalable, flexible and relevant solutions that help transform businesses and industries
  • You’re comfortable partnering directly with infrastructure technicians, support and network analysts, security analysts, system administrators and/or IT managers to design technical strategies while simultaneously collaborating with senior IT groups in an advisory capacity
  • You adapt effortlessly to uncertainty, embrace change, and confidently make decisions with limited information to achieve positive outcomes

Other things to know

Learning & Development

There is no one-size-fits-all career path at Thoughtworks: however you want to develop your career is entirely up to you. But we also balance autonomy with the strength of our cultivation culture. This means your career is supported by interactive tools, numerous development programs and teammates who want to help you grow. We see value in helping each other be our best and that extends to empowering our employees in their career journeys.

Job Details

Country: Brasil
City: Brasil
Date Posted: 07-11-2024
Industry: Information Technology
Employment Type: Regular

About Thoughtworks

Thoughtworks is a global technology consultancy that integrates strategy, design and engineering to drive digital innovation. For 30+ years, our clients have trusted our autonomous teams to build solutions that look past the obvious. Here, computer science grads come together with seasoned technologists, self-taught developers, midlife career changers and more to learn from and challenge each other. Career journeys flourish with the strength of our cultivation culture, which has won numerous awards around the world.

Join Thoughtworks and thrive. Together, our extra curiosity, innovation, passion and dedication overcomes ordinary.


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