AWS Engineer

Our client from the financial industry is looking for a skilled AWS Engineer to their international team. The work will be done in Helsinki and the assignment starts as soon as possible with 100% allocation.

About the role and company

This position is a part of international IT team. Currently we are building our Cloud Solutions team located in Poland, which will be providing infrastructure and tools for the whole organization around the world with strong plans for expansion on new markets worldwide. We are not a corporation but a truly global start-up with its own culture focused on delivery and effectiveness.

We are looking for an open-minded person who will be involved in planning, design and implementation of AWS infrastructure for a large-scale, complex transaction global financial services platform. We require good teamwork skills and ability to coordinate virtual teams using agile project management methods. But the most important is ability to keep on learning on new technologies and solutions.

This role will be based in Finland but with responsibility for IT development across all Digital operations and markets.

What you will be required to deliver in your new role?

  • Co-operation with AWS Architect in infrastructure implementation projects
  • Suggesting architecture improvements, recommending process improvements
  • Evaluate new technology options and vendor products
  • Implementing consistent AWS infrastructure for global online financial services
  • Implementing testing and production environments
  • Implementing infrastructure as a code
  • Supporting DevOps by automating deployment pipeline
  • Ensuring critical system security through the use of best practices 
  • Support IT Operations on system troubleshooting and problem solving across platform and application domains
  • Support development teams to integrate their applications into the production AWS environment 
  • Documenting and updating documentation related to AWS
  • Technical communication with internal technical teams and external partners in all aspects related to infrastructure


We care about who you are as a person and having a qualification in online IT running in cloud environment and agile project management.


  • Expert in Linux (Ubuntu/Debian, Red Hat Enterprise Linux/CentOS)
  • Windows Servers (general knowledge at least)

AWS services:

  • Knowledge of following AWS Services: EC2, RDS, S3, ELB, Glacier, SES, SQS
  • Knowledge of secure networking (VPC, Security Groups, Subnets etc.)
  • Knowledge of AWS concepts for building cloud-based infrastructure (Cloudformation, Terraform)
  • Knowledge of containers (Docker, Kubernetes)

General technology knowledge:

  • Knowledge of software configuration management such as Ansible
  • Basic knowledge of IP networking - VLANs, dynamic routing, IPSec
  • Knowledge on SSL certificates, PKI
  • Application knowledge (at least three of them): Apache, Confluence, Jetty, MySQL, Nginx, Open-VPN, Oracle, JIRA, Bitbucket, Git, Active Directory/LDAP, Jenkins, Team City
  • Python knowledge is preferred


  • Experience with implementing AWS infrastructure with code
  • Initiating, building and driving fantastic supplier relationships
  • Breadth of experience across IT gained within a digital financial services environment (desirable)
  • Exposure to working in an international business that works cross-culturally

We hope you have a broad knowledge of modern technologies. You communicate fluently in English and you are comfortable working with internal teams as well as external technology vendors. 

In case this interests you, please contact Anna Eronen and include:
-brief description of why you are an ideal candidate
-your CV
-hourly rate

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AWS Engineer

Alkaa: as soon as possible
Kesto: 6 months (+ option for extension)
Työn sijainti: Helsinki
Rooli: AWS Engineer
Työsuhde: Sopimustyö

Ref.nro: 4573
Kontakti: Anna Eronen
Sähköposti: anna.eronen@finitec.fi
Puhelin: +358 40 522 3928

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