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Cloud Infrastructure Architect

Reference ID: 726817

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At Amazon Web Services (AWS), we're hiring highly technical cloud computing architects to help our partners develop technical expertise and capacity, while also collaborating with our customers and partners on key engagements. Our consultants will deliver proof-of-concept projects, topical workshops, and lead implementation projects. These professional services engagements will focus on key customer solutions such as, web applications, enterprise applications, HPC, batch processing and big data, archiving and disaster recovery, education and government.
Professional Services engage in a wide variety of projects for customers and partners, providing collective experience from across the AWS customer base and are obsessed about strong success for the Customer. Our team collaborates across the entire AWS organization to bring access to product and service teams, to get the right solution delivered and drive feature innovation based upon customer needs.

Basic Qualifications

    •BA/BS degree or equivalent experience;
    •5+ or more years of IT implementation experience
    •Customer facing skills to represent AWS well within the customer's environment and drive discussions with senior stakeholders regarding trade-offs, best practices, project management and risk mitigation
    •Demonstrated ability to think strategically about business, product, and technical challenges
    •Deep hands-on experience leading the design, development and deployment of business software at scale or current hands-on technology infrastructure, network, compute, storage, and virtualization experience
    •Proven experience with software development life cycle (SDLC) and agile/iterative methodologies required
    •Experience with IT compliance and risk management requirements (eg. security, privacy, SOX, HIPAA etc.)
    •Ability to travel to client locations when needed. Up to 50% regionally

Preferred Qualifications

    •Knowledge of the primary AWS services (EC2, ELB, RDS, Route53 & S3)
    •Track record of implementing AWS services in a variety of distributed computing environments
    •Leading highly-available and fault-tolerant enterprise and web-scale software or SaaS deployments
    •Large scale Data Center to Data Center migration experience and/or Data Center to Cloud
    •Scripting and/or coding skills
    •Infrastructure automation through DevOps scripting (E.g. shell, Python, Ruby, Powershell).
    •Configuration management using CloudFormation, Chef & Puppet
    •Strong practical Linux and Windows-based systems administration skills in a Cloud or Virtualized environment
Experience managing data center operations, including data assurance, monitoring, alerting and notifications

Posted: October 22, 2018
Closes: December 21, 2018
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Launched in 2006, Amazon Web Services (AWS) began exposing key infrastructure services to businesses in the form of web services -- now widely known as cloud computing. The ultimate benefit of clou...