BS level technical degree required; Computer Science or Math background preferred
Experience with working in Agile (Scrum, Kanban or SAFe) environment, defining, estimating and delivering stories
Cloud application design and deployment experience
Experience working with customers face to face, driving discussions with senior personnel regarding trade-offs, best practices, project management and risk mitigation
Able to craft high level/low level designs and building the infrastructure/applications needed to support them
Strong verbal and written communications skills and ability to lead effectively across organizations
Experience with IT compliance and risk management requirements (eg. security, privacy, etc.)
Have you developed applications for, or migrated applications to, the cloud? Are you an experienced cloud engineer/architect/developer who can assist our customers in architecting, developing and re-engineering applications that can fully leverage the AWS Cloud? Do you like to work on-site in a variety of business environments, working on high impact projects, at the forefront of application development and cloud technology?
In order for applications to be cloud optimized they need to be architected correctly enabling them to reap the benefits of elasticity, horizontal scalability, automation and high availability. On the AWS platform services such as Amazon EC2, Auto Scaling, Elastic Load Balancing, DynamoDB, Amazon Elastic Container Services to name just a few, provide opportunities to design and build cloud ready applications.
The Global Telco Practice is looking for highly talented hands on technical consulting architects who can drive projects to help our customers accelerate their journey to the cloud. This is an excellent opportunity to join Amazon’s world class technical teams, working with some of the best and brightest engineers while also developing your skills and furthering your career within one of the most innovative and progressive technology companies.
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.
We are looking for hands on architects/developers/consultants who are passionate about:
Helping customers build scalable, highly available application solutions that leverage AWS services
Engineering and developing customer applications to be cloud native
Working as a technical leader along side customer business, development and infrastructure teams.
Providing deep software development knowledge with respect to cloud architecture, design patterns and programming
Refactoring and replatforming applications onto the AWS cloud
Leveraging new technology paradigms (e.g., serverless, containers, microservices)
Migrating monolithic applications to micro services architectures
Advising and implementing AWS best practices
Working as both an infrastructure and application development specialist
Agile software development and DevOps
Implementing DevOps practices such as infrastructure as code, continuous integration and automated deployment
Our Consultants work with Telco customers locally, regionally and internationally. As such, Consultants must have the ability to travel to client locations to sell and deliver professional services as needed.
Masters degree in Computer Science
Extensive experience architecting, designing and programming applications in an AWS Cloud environment
Experience with designing and building application using AWS services such as EC2, AWS Elastic Beanstalk, Amazon ECS, Amazon EKS, AWS Lambda, Amazon API Gateway, AWS OpsWorks
Application design experience
Designing and building application using Container and serverless technologies
Experience working with Restful API’s and SDK’s
Experience working with container technology such as Kubernetes, helm and docker
Experience architecting highly available systems that utilize load balancing, horizontal scalability and high availability
Experience with continuous integration tools (e.g. Jenkins)
Hands on familiarity with CloudFormation, Terraform etc.
Experience with configuration management platforms (e.g. Chef, Puppet, Salt, or Ansible)