Engineering /Hybrid/Full Time

AWS Sr. DevOps Engineer & Team Lead

Lakewood, CO. United States

We are looking for a Senior DevOps Engineer and Team Lead to join a highly motivated team of engineers who don’t just love implementing new cutting-edge technologies in the AWS cloud but also love contributing to a fun, flexible, and let’s get-it-done culture. We are a small team where transparency is highly valued between every single team member, including management. At Cloud303, we highly value the ability to take ownership over an issue and see it across the finish line without oversight. We’d rather have you tell us what to do to make things better.

As the frontrunner of a team of AWS Solutions Architects, you should be passionate about designing solutions on AWS, working with clients to scope project requirements, spearheading project execution, and mentoring junior team members. Ideal candidates will excel in both leadership skills and technical knowledge.

Salary – $130,000 – $160,000 per year.


Day to Day Responsibilities

  • Lead, mentor, and guide a team of DevOps engineers.
  • Interface with clients, offering support and guidance as a Subject Matter Expert throughout the life of the project
  • Develop diverse AWS based cloud solutions
  • Troubleshoot and resolve customer outages and issues
  • Heavy use of IaC (Terraform & CloudFormation) to automate our use of AWS
  • Mentor junior team members



  • US Citizen and authorized to work in the United States
  • Able to commute to our Denver metro area office in Lakewood, CO – this is a hybrid work position.
  • Strong client communications skills
  • 4+ years of cloud-based DevOps experience, preferably on AWS
  • 1+ years of experience in providing both technical guidance and mentorship to a team
  • Expertise in networking, orchestration/automation, and scripting is a must
  • Strong communications skills, verbal and written
  • Client facing experience strongly preferred
  • Have managed production systems and environments and participated in outage recovery of those systems
  • Deep understanding of containers and the various orchestration systems, preferably EKS/K8S and/or ECS
  • Experience with deploying and debugging microservices
  • Experience with instrumenting metrics, alerting, and logging of production systems
  • Extensive experience across the core AWS services
  • AWS Solutions Architect or other AWS certifications strongly preferred

Our Benefits

We offer a comprehensive benefits package that supports your well-being, growth, and work-life balance. Our benefits reflect our commitment to a positive and collaborative work environment where you can thrive both professionally and personally.


Medical Care

Stay in good health with our robust medical plan.


Dental Care

Maintain a healthy smile with our dental care plan.


Vision Care

Better vision with our comprehensive plan.


Retirement Plan

401k with Contribution Matching.


Family Leave

Family always comes first at our company. Maternity and Paternity leave are covered.


Paid Time Off

Competitive vacation, sick, and public holidays.


Flexible Spending Account

Medical and Dependent Care FSA options available.


Free AWS Training & Education

We'll pay for your AWS training and certification costs. We invest in your career.


Unlimited Snacks & Coffee

We know it's a cheesy benefit, but people do really care about these!