Did you know Pearson is one of the 10 most innovative education companies of 2022?
At Pearson, we add life to a lifetime of learning so everyone can realize the life they imagine. We do this by creating vibrant
and enriching learning experiences designed for real-life impact.
We’re on a journey to be 100% digital to ensure we can deliver direct to consumers everywhere. This has only been
accelerated by COVID-19. To meet the changing needs of the global population we have developed a new strategy with
ambitious targets. Our Purpose Add Life to a Lifetime of Learning . At Pearson, we are focused on delivering the best
products and outcomes to more people than ever before by leveraging technology, such as the Pearson Learning Platform
We are currently looking for independent contractors, service providers within Site Reliability Engineering
Salary : 100-170 PLN Net + VAT, (depending on service level)
Services : Site Reliability Engineering
Contract type : B2B
Location : Remote or optionally, Pearson Poznań office
The Pearson Higher Education SRE team is looking for an independent contractor, to provide AWS Cloud engineering
services, in order to accelerate our migration from legacy data centres to the cloud. As an AWS Cloud Engineering
provider, you will work with a team of Pearson architects, multi-functional teams of Pearson’ DevOps engineers, and
developers to create highly redundant and scalable systems using the latest and greatest AWS services.
Required Services :
Identifies and implement the most optimal AWS cloud-based solutions
Troubleshooting and closure of incidents
Consult & contributes on best practices for Infrastructure as Code, software build tools, and Continuous Integration.
Run, operate, and upkeep Pearson Cloud systems.
Administration of Cloud services, monitoring, logging, and alerting.
Support automation services and scripting for cloud deployment and migrations.
Reduce and remove toil through automation
Support applications in a hybrid estate (on-prem and in the Cloud)
On-Call support required
Architecting, designing, developing, and implementing cloud solutions on AWS platforms.
Strong understanding of the :
following AWS Services; EC2, ECS, IAM, Cloudwatch, Lambda, RDS, CloudFront, ECR, S3, EFS, Route53
five pillars of well-architected frameworks
CloudFormation or Terraform
code versioning tools like Git, Gitlab / GitHub
Provisioning experience with Ansible, Puppet, Chef, Packer, etc.
Experience with :
containers (Docker, Kubernetes, etc.),
automating tasks and services with Python, PowerShell, NodeJS, bash, and / or similar programming language,
Windows and UNIX / Linux Operating Systems
in monitoring cloud-based systems using tools like NewRelic, CloudWatch, Datadog, etc
one or more programming skills like Java, Ruby & Golang
designing, analysing, and solving large-scale distributed systems
building CI / CD pipelines w / Jenkins, TeamCity, Octopus, etc
Ability to debug and optimize code and automate routine tasks.
Familiarity with agile software development lifecycle. - Jira
Strong Knowledge of networking protocols and cyber-security best practices in a cloud environment
Systematic problem-solving approach, coupled with strong communication skills and a sense of ownership and drive
AWS Solution Architect certification is a plus