Senior Solutions Architect

Do you have a knack for helping customers understand application architectures and integration approaches? Do you excel at explaining how technical solutions can solve business problems? Do you have the consultative and leadership skills to launch a project on a trajectory to success?

Would you like to do this using the latest cloud computing technologies?

Amazon Web Services is looking for a Solutions Architect to help accelerate our growing business as part of the World Wide Public Sector practice. This is an excellent opportunity to join Amazon’s world class technical teams, working with some of the best and brightest engineers within one of the most innovative and progressive technology companies anywhere.

As a Solutions Architect within AWS, you will have the opportunity to help shape and deliver on a strategy to build broad use of AWS services directly with our customers. Your broad responsibilities will include: owning the technical relationship with AWS customers; developing deep expertise in AWS technologies; communicating best practices for cloud architectures; being a subject matter expert on security as it relates to customer applications and services. You will also lead efforts to capture and share best-practice knowledge with the AWS Solutions Architect community.

As an AWS Solutions Architect, you will gain the opportunity to learn from, collaborate with, and educate some of the brightest technical minds in the industry today across the breadth of enterprise architecture. You will also have fun doing it!



Basic Qualifications

8+ years enterprise IT experience or 5+ years consulting experience
2+ years of hands-on experience in one or more of the following fields:
· Networking Architecture
· Security Architecture
· DevOps Engineering
· Systems Architecture
· Storage/HCI Architecture
· VMware / Hyper-V
· Windows Server




Preferred Qualifications

· o Intermediate/advanced knowledge of AWS services, market segments, customer base and industry verticals
o Prior experience in a technical role within a sales organization
o Experience leading an Enterprise firm through a Cloud Migration
o Understanding of application, server, and network security
o Experience working for or working with consulting companies
o Experience working for a venture-funded technology startup company
o Experience in the Education industry/vertical

Amazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer – Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation.

Pursuant to the San Francisco and Los Angeles Fair Chance Ordinances, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.*


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