WANTED: AWS DevOps Engineer

Mod is looking for an experienced AWS Dev Ops Engineer. This is an initial 1 month full time contract (160 hours), with a view to extending. It is a remote working role.

We need someone to:

  • Define, develop and deploy infrastructure templates for critical path infrastructure including python web applications
  • Revise infrastructure for subsequent milestones and other projects
  • Review technical specifications and define infrastructure template and scripting requirements for internal infrastructure projects
  • Support development team
  • Troubleshoot complex web services architecture

Mod is a small studio doing world-class R&D, creative and technical development, original production and contract work for other studios. 

We're looking for someone who will be proactive and professional in their approach, and who will use their great communication skills to work as part of our team. 


To be considered you must:

  • Have strong experience with AWS (all of the following - CLOUDFORMATION, ROUTE 53, EC2, S3, RDS, SNS, CLOUDFRONT, LAMBDA)
  • Be able to commit to a delivery schedule and meet deadlines
  • Be available now or soon 
  • Have the capacity to work remotely
  • Have good English language communication skills
  • Be proactive in problem solving and troubleshooting


The following experience is not essential but would give you an edge:

  • python deployment tools - Fabric, Ansible
  • Container and virtualization related technologies - Linux Virtual Containers, Docker, packer, terraform
  • Mozilla Hubs Cloud Enterrpise
  • Development experience with our core frameworks (Django, React) and related languages (e.g. Python, JS, CSS)
  • Experience with other languages (e.g. C++, Erlang, Rust, Dart)

We welcome all applicants and particularly encourage people from groups underrepresented in the industry to apply. 

Check our website https://mod.studio to see the kind of work we do or drop into our weekday Open House, 11AM AEST (VR optional) to discuss any questions.

This is a genuine contract position so Australian applicants will need to have an ABN or work through an agency.

To apply, please do not email but use our Recruitment Form.


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