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Senior Cloud Infrastructure Architect
UK-Virtual Location - UK
6 months ago(06/06/2018 13:43)
AWS EMEA SARL (UK Branch)
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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.
Leading highly-available and fault-tolerant enterprise and web-scale software deployments
Infrastructure automation through DevOps scripting (E.g. shell, Python, Ruby, Powershell)
Configuration management using CloudFormation, Chef & Puppet
Extended travel to customer locations may be required to sell and deliver professional services as needed
Strong verbal and written communication skills, with the ability to work effectively across internal and external organizations.
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.
Customer facing skills to represent AWS 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 design, development and deployment of business software at scale or current hands on technology infrastructure, network, compute, storage, and virtualization experience
Proven experience with software development life cycle (SDLC) and agile/iterative methodologies required
Integration of AWS 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.)
Amazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer-Minority/Female/Disability/Vet