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AWS Cloud Engineer at Cognizant in Saint Louis, Missouri

Posted in Information Technology 30+ days ago.

Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

Technical Lead


Bachelors in science , engineering or equivalent


Participate in business requirements and functional requirements gathering, which involves a review of existing systems configurations and operating methods as well as understanding evolving business needs.

Seeking clarifications whenever its required from all the business stakeholders Providing necessary data mapping documents and helping Business Systems Analysts to refine the end user requirements

Create the Design Documents, Data Mapping documents and Unit test cases for all the requirements finalized by Business and other State stakeholders.

Follow processes created by Cognizant's project manager to validate end-to-end scenarios and business requirements and setting up the unit test data to meet all the specifications of the report guide.

Perform the Development and Unit testing using CICD pipelines and git

Code maintenance in Version Control systems in regular intervals.

Finalize the necessary deployment artifacts such as Design Documents, Unit Test Case document, Scheduler jobs setup document, Manifest and Labelling them appropriately for QA and UAT activities

Coordinate with QA ad UAT point of contacts until respective activities completed up to their satisfaction and taking forward the finalized code related documents into production deployment phase

Provide the post-production support


5+ years of experience in Big Data technologies and AWS

Experience in AWS stack including but not limited to VPC, Subnets, IAM, Glue, Lambda, Redshift, DynamoDB, ECS, KMS etc.

Strong Python/Scala, SQL skills, Teradata

Experience in Big data technologies including Spark, Kafka, Hive etc

Strong data analysis skills

Excellent communication skills. Very good written skills required and must be able to effectively communicate verbally with technical and business resources

Must come from a team environment (ideally from cross-functional)


Must Have Skills

  • AWS Glue

  • AWS Lambda

  • SQL Scripting

  • Unix Shell Scripting

  • Teradata

Good To Have Skills

  • PySpark

  • Informatica PowerCenter

Technical Skills

SNo Primary Skill Proficiency Level * Rqrd./Dsrd.
1 AWS Glue PL4 Required
2 PySpark PL4 Desired
3 AWS Lambda PL4 Required
4 Informatica PowerCenter PL3 Desired
5 SQL Scripting PL3 Required
6 Unix Shell Scripting PL1 Required
7 Teradata PL2 Required


* Proficiency Legends

Proficiency Level Generic Reference
PL1 The associate has basic awareness and comprehension of the skill and is in the process of acquiring this skill through various channels.
PL2 The associate possesses working knowledge of the skill, and can actively and independently apply this skill in engagements and projects.
PL3 The associate has comprehensive, in-depth and specialized knowledge of the skill. She / he has extensively demonstrated successful application of the skill in engagements or projects.
PL4 The associate can function as a subject matter expert for this skill. The associate is capable of analyzing, evaluating and synthesizing solutions using the skill.