AWS Architect

Location: Reston, VA


AWS Cloud Architect to join their elite team of cloud architects & technologists to join Cloud Architecture team to support and enable enterprise wide  Cloud Transformation initiative. This individual build and contribute to large-scale, innovative projects.


Required Experience

  • BS degree in Engineering, Computer Science or related field and 10+ years software architecture, engineering and 4+ years of Cloud Architecture experience
  • Demonstrated professional competence in the principles and practices of Cloud architectures 
  • Subject Matter Expert in AWS Public cloud, including professional experience architecting and operating solutions built on AWS
  • Understanding of AWS Cloud technologies at IaaS layer (network, compute, storage) and managed services such as RDS, SQS, SNS, Kinesis, ElastiCache, Elastic BeanStalk,  IAM, Cognito and others
  • Experience with architecting and designing for Resiliency, High-Availability, Fault Tolerance, and Scalability in context of AWS Cloud
  • Experience with hybrid Cloud environments
  • Experience assessing, planning, designing, and migrating/transforming legacy applications to AWS Cloud
  • Understanding and experience with cloud native/12-factor application architecture and microservices
  • Experience architecting and building microservice applications using Spring Boot, Spring Cloud, NodeJS, python/flask/Django
  • Experience architecting stateless and stateful applications for containers and container manager/schedulers such as Kubernetes, AWS EKS, AWS ECS and Docker
  • Demonstrated ability to architect and model mission critical solutions leveraging multiple DBMS technologies i.e. Relational, Big Data, NoSQL (K-V stores, document stores,  graph and column)
  • Experience with event driven and real-time architectures, patterns, messaging and streaming technologies such as using Apache Kafka, AWS Kinesis, Amazon SQS/SNS, Amazon MQ, AWS Managed Services for Kafka etc.
  • Working knowledge of Big Data, analytics and machine learning technologies on AWS such as EMR, Apache Spark, SageMaker
  • Experience with modern software engineering practices using CI/CD and associated toolsets such as git, AWS Code Commit, Jenkins, Travis, Bamboo, Concourse, Salt, AWS Code Deploy, AWS Code Pipeline, etc.


Preferred

  • AWS Certifications (Solution Architect)


Other

  • Must possess strong organizational skills, strong interpersonal skills, and a team player
  • Demonstrated ability to adapt to new technologies and learn quickly
  • Experience in Financial Services industry