Cloud Infrastructure Architect

Toronto, Ontario, CAN

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At Amazon Web Services, we’re hiring highly technical 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 customer base and are obsessed about strong success for the customer. Our team collaborates across the entire organization to bring access to product and service teams, to get the right solution delivered and drive feature innovation based upon customer needs.

The role is available in Vancouver, Toronto, and Montreal. This is a customer facing role. You may be required to travel to client locations and deliver professional services when needed.

As a member of the AWS Professional Services team, you are joining a team that invests in your success by providing comprehensive learning and mentorship programs. Our team also puts a value on work-life balance. We offer a flexible work environment to help you balance your work and personal life while still remaining customer obsessed.

Basic Qualifications

· Five years of industry experience
· Bachelor’s degree in computer science, engineering, mathematics or a related field or equivalent professional or military experience
· Proven experience with software life cycle (SDLC) and hands-on scripting and/or coding skills using agile/iterative methodologies
· Infrastructure automation through scripting (Bash, ) and the use of infrastructure automation tools (Terraform, CloudFormation)
· Experience with IT compliance and risk management requirements (eg. security, privacy, SOX, HIPAA etc.)

Preferred Qualifications

· Knowledge of primary AWS services (EC2, ELB, RDS, VPC, Route53 & S3)
· Integration of services with on premise technologies from Microsoft, IBM, Oracle, HP, SAP, etc.
· Experience leading highly-available and fault-tolerant enterprise and web-software deployments in a variety of computing environments
· Strong practical administration skills in a virtualized environment
· Experience managing center operations including assurance, monitoring, alerting, and notifications.
· Customer facing skills to represent Amazon well within the customer’s environment and drive discussions with senior personnel 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 and deployment of business software
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Job tags: AWS Bash CloudFormation EC2 Oracle Route53 S3 SAP Terraform Web applications
Job region(s): North America
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