On the AWS Console page, click on the
IAM link under the
Security, Identity & Compliance section (or search for
On the IAM Page, click on the
Roles menu item in the left.
On the roles page, click on the
Create role button.
On the next screen, select
Lambda as the service which will use this role and then click on the
Next: Permissions button.
On the permission page, search for the
AmazonSSMReadOnlyAccess role and select it. You are providing this role, read only access to AWS System Manager in order to fetch the parameters from the parameter stores. Click on the
Next: Review button.
On the review page, enter a suitable role name, for example
DojoLambdaRole and then click on the
Create Role button.
The role is created. Please remember this role name because you will need this information later in the exercises.