• Amazon
  • Pittsburgh , PA
  • Information Technology
  • Full-Time
  • 4870 Forbes Ave

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.

This is a customer facing role. You will be required to travel to client locations and deliver professional services when needed

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

BA/BS degree or equivalent experience
8+ or more years of IT implementation experience
Experience driving discussions with senior personnel regarding trade-offs, best practices, project management and risk mitigation
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
Experience with software development life cycle (SDLC) and agile/iterative methodologies required
Integration of cloud services with on premise technologies from Microsoft, IBM, Oracle, HP, SAP etc.
Experience with IT compliance and risk management requirements (eg. security, privacy, SOX, HIPAA etc.)
Scripting and/or coding skills

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

Knowledge of the primary AWS services (EC2, ELB, RDS, Route53 & S3)
Strong track record of implementing AWS services in a variety of distributed computing environments
Leading highly-available and fault-tolerant enterprise and web-scale software deployments
Large scale migration experience Data Center to Data Center and/or Data Center to Cloud
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
Demonstrated ability to think strategically about business, product, and technical challenges

Amazon is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Minority / Women / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation / Age.
Associated topics: cloud architect, http, information architect, infrastructure architect, maintenance, principal systems engineer, senior system engineer, system architect, system integrator, systems integration architect

* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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