AWS Cloud Architect

Role- AWS Cloud Architect
Location: Chicago, IL but open to travel 100%
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Duration: Fulltime/Permanent

Experience Required

•             In depth knowledge of key AWS services like EC2, S3 etc.

•             Proven experience assessing clients workloads and technology landscape for Cloud suitability, develop business case and Cloud adoption roadmap

•             Proven knowledge of AWS platform and tools

•             Experience in defining new architectures and ability to drive project from architecture standpoint

•             Knowledge of best practices and market trends pertaining to Cloud and overall industry to provide thought leadership (seminars, whitepapers etc.,) and mentor team to build necessary competency

•             Ability to quickly establish credibility and trustworthiness with key stakeholders in client organization.

•             Experience provisioning and spinning up AWS Clusters

•             Experience to build scalable production systems (load balancers, memcached, master/slave architectures)

•             Excellent verbal, written and presentation skills.

•             Certification on AWS architecture desirable

 

Roles and Responsibilities:


•             Study existing technology landscape and understand current application workloads

•             Understand and document technical requirements from clients

•             Define Migration strategy to move application to cloud

•             Develop architecture blueprints and detailed documentation. Create bill of materials, including required Cloud Services (such as EC2, S3 etc.) and tools;

•             Design the overall Virtual Private Cloud VPC environment including server instance, storage instances, subnets, availability zones, etc

•             Design the AWS network architecture including VPN connectivity between regions and subnets

•             Design the HA / DR strategies

•             Set up process, services and tools around cloud

•             Oversee build of the environment

•             Execute migration plan

•             Leverage appropriate AWS services

•             Validate the environment to meets all security and compliance controls

 

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