AWS / GCP Senior Software Development Engineer – Cost Performance Engineering – Graviton Migration.


For a new application used for streaming movies, TV shows and sports broadcasts, we are looking for an experienced AWS Software Development Engineer to expand the team of the Prague branch. Together with the team, you will work closely with colleagues from the USA, Poland, Hungary and jointly develop and subsequently put into operation a new streaming service. All under the auspices of The Walt Disney Company.


About the Task :

Graviton Migration is about upgrade the infrastructure to Graviton based images.

We are looking for senior software developers, who will be responsible for leading the upgrade of our RDS, Elasticache, compute instances from their current Intel based generations to cheaper and more performant Graviton based instances.

Your Key Responsibilities :

· Changing the infra templates (mostly terraform) for the identified resources

· Validating the changes in lower pre-prod environments

· Optional load/stress testing

· Resolving compatibility issues (if any)

· Rolling it out successfully to production

· Interfacing with the teams that own these AWS resources

· Preparing test plans and rollout strategy

· Getting them reviewed with the respective team and our DevOps teams

· Rolling out these improvements across 7 RDS instances


What to Bring :

· Bachelor degree in Computer Science or related discipline preferred.

· 5-8 years of experience with AWS, Azure or Google Cloud

· knowledge of coding (AWS engineers will work closely with software engineers)

· Grasp on AWS fundamentals, terraform templates

· Ability to problem solve with stakeholders and insistence on engineering standards w.r.t testing and obversability

· Grasp on low level details such as ability to reason about the performance of databases, caches (RDS, Elasticache), Docker (for Java & Go Services) is a good to have skill for this project.


Locality: Prague 1 (or full-remote) Stringdata BTL Trask CRAW