Robert Half Technology AWS Engineer in Houston, Texas

What you will do: Amplify your AWS support while growing your infrastructure skills Spend every day troubleshooting and solving technical problems for developers working on the AWS platform in both Linux and UNIX environments via phone, email, chat and ticketing systems (JIRA/Confluence.) You will own on-boarding for new users and will train and teach them how to best leverage the AWS platform. You will also be able to work on various infrastructure evolution tasks such as setting up new services, creating automated tests to ensure the environment is up and running. You will excel in this role if you have: An instinct for troubleshooting and the inability to give up (at least until the problem is solved) An eagerness to learn new tools and technologies Desire to grow your career and take your infrastructure skills to the next level The ability to communicate with just about anyone in a language they understand. (This is a user-facing role and you will be working with a highly technical team.)

With more than 100 locations worldwide, Robert Half Technology is a leading provider of IT professionals on a project and full-time basis for initiatives ranging from web development and systems integration to network security and technical support. Through our alliances with industry-leading organizations such as HDI® and the Microsoft® Partner program, we have access to client companies that other staffing firms don't. In addition to our free job search services, we provide our candidates with access to free online technical training and a competitive benefits and compensation package.

Our parent company, Robert Half, once again was named to FORTUNE® magazine's list of "World's Most Admired Companies" and was the highest-ranked staffing firm. (March 1, 2016)

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Req ID: 04340-9500277662

Functional Role: Desktop Support

Country: USA

State: TX

City: Houston

Postal Code: 77081

Compensation: DOE

Requirements: What we are expecting from you (i.e. the qualifications you must have) 2-5 years of experience in a help desk support role with in-depth user/customer interaction. Hands on experience supporting a cloud platform, with AWS being preferred. If no hands-on experience, you should have a strong understanding and familiarity with AWS or other cloud platforms. Excellent oral and written communication skills with a keen sense of customer service. Ability to understand and experience explaining technical subject matter to non-technical and highly technical audiences. Hands on experience and in-depth knowledge of Linux and UNIX operating environments. Strong troubleshooting skills and the ability to think analytically and logically. Notable network troubleshooting skills.