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Solution Architects - Luxembourg, Italy, Spain, France or the Nordics

Solution Architects - Luxembourg, Italy, Spain, France or the Nordics

Job ID 
318294
Location 
LU-Luxembourg
Posted Date 
01/04/2015
Company 
Amazon Web Services LUX Sarl
Recruiting Team 
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Job Description

WE ARE HIRING FOR SOLUTIONS ARCHITECTS IN LUXEMBOURG, ITALY, SPAIN, FRANCE AND THE NORDICS

Do you like helping customers architect systems and solve technical problems? Would you like to do this using the latest cloud computing technologies? Do you have a knack for helping companies understand application architectures and integration approaches, and the consultative and leadership skills to launch a project on a trajectory to success? Do you want to be part of the business development team helping to establish Amazon Web Services as a leading technology platform?
As a Solution Architect within Amazon Web Services (AWS), you will have the opportunity to help shape and deliver on a strategy to build mind share and broad use of Amazon&rsquos utility computing web services (Amazon SimpleDB, Amazon S3, Amazon EC2, and Amazon SQS) within strategic accounts.
Your broad responsibilities will include: owning the technical engagement and ultimate success around specific implementation projects, and developing a deep expertise in the AWS technologies as well as broad know-how around how applications and services are constructed using the AWS platform.
The ideal candidate will posses customer facing skills that will allow them to represent Amazon well within a customer&rsquos environment and drive discussions with senior personnel within the company, as well as a technical background that enables them to easily interact and give guidance with software developers and architects. He/she should also have a demonstrated ability to think structured about business, product, and technical challenges.

Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Serve as a key member of the sales team in helping to ensure customer success in building applications and services on the AWS platform.
  • Scope each customer engagement, with attention towards clear and well-defined objectives and success criteria.
  • Own each engagement, and help ensure a timely and successful delivery of value.
  • Capture and share best-practice knowledge amongst the solution architect community.
  • Understand the AWS market segments, customer base, and industry verticals.
  • Understand and exploit the use of salesforce.com and other internal Amazon systems.

Basic Qualifications

  • The right person will be highly technical and analytical, possess several years of implementation/consulting experience
  • Fluency in English is essential, other Central/Eastern European Languages are advantageouse
  • Experience working within the software development or Internet industries is highly desired.
  • Strong verbal and written communications skills are a must, as well as the ability to work effectively across internal and external organizations.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Technical degree required Computer Science or Maths background highly desired working knowledge of software development practices and technologies highly desired
  • AWS Certification, eg. AWS Solutions Architect Associate

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