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Senior Solutions Architect

Senior Solutions Architect

Job ID 
540250
Location 
UK-London
Posted Date 
30/05/2017
Company 
Amazon UK Services Ltd.
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Job Description

Amazon
Senior Solutions Architect
Job reference code: 540250
Posting Date: 04/05/2017
Location: UK, London
Salary: Competitive Package
Closing Date: 30/09/2017

Are you passionate about mobile apps and have a strong point of view on the future of the mobile market segment? Do you care obsessively about helping developers deliver breakthrough customer experiences? Do you love finding creative solutions to hard technical problems?

If you have the right blend of passion, enthusiasm, customer advocacy, curiosity and creativity, you may just be right for the Senior Solutions Architect role on the Appstore team. In this role, you will be working with some of the top names in the mobile application space to help them develop incredible experiences that will wow customers.

Your responsibilities will include owning technical engagements and driving the ultimate success of partner projects. You will also be able to think strategically about business, product, and technical challenges and map the intersection of partner needs and Amazon priorities. The ideal candidate will possess excellent customer engagement and communication skills as well as the technical background to fluently interact and provide guidance to software developers and architects.

Key Responsibilities:
· Provides technical support to strategic developers
· Educate developers on Amazon devices and service offerings
· Document best practices and create development resources that can be used by other developers.
· Build reference architecture, frameworks and toolkits to drive scale of adoption in the ecosystem.
· Manages complex projects with significant bottom-line impact.



Basic Qualifications

  • Demonstrated experience in mobile software industry
  • An MBA degree required (or equivalent experience)
  • Demonstrates exceptional analytical skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Preferred Qualifications

  • Mobile application development experience in audio/video digital streaming
  • Fascinated and obsessed with mobile devices and business models
  • Exceptional interpersonal and relationship management skills
  • Ability to communicate effectively with both technical and non-technical audiences
  • Proven ability to build and maintain executive level relationships (with C-level executives, VPs, and directors)
  • Hands on development experience or full understanding of mobile app development pipeline and process (i.e. you have submitted at least one app to a major app marketplace)
  • Track record for being detail-oriented with a demonstrated ability to self-motivate and follow-through on projects
  • Strong problem-solving skills; the ability to analyse problems and develop actionable and appropriate tactical plans quickly
  • Ability to succeed in a fast-paced, innovative, and rapidly evolving industry and business organisation


Amazon is an equal opportunities employer. We believe passionately that employing a diverse workforce is central to our success. We make recruiting decisions based on your experience and skills. We value your passion to discover, invent, simplify and build. We welcome applications from all members of society irrespective of age, gender, disability, sexual orientation, race, religion or belief.