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SOLUTION ARCHITECT CLOUD CONSULTING (AWS)

  • CTG
  • 60 Lispenard St, New York, NY 10013, USA
  • Nov 09, 2020
[Information Technology]

Job Description

Responsibilities:

Participate in pre-sales calls, lead technology discussions and whiteboarding sessions

Ensure all solutions exhibit high levels of performance, security, scalability, maintainability, and appropriate reusability and reliability upon deployment

Develop deep relationships with key customer IT decision makers, who drive long-term cloud adoption within their company to enable them to be cloud advocates

Maintain technical skills and knowledge of market trends and competitive insights; collaborate and share with the technical community

Understand customers overall applications portfolio, IT and business priorities and success measures to design implementation architectures and solutions

Apply technical knowledge and customer insights to create a modernization roadmap. Architect solutions to meet business and IT needs, ensuring technical viability of new projects and successful deployments, while orchestrating key resources and infusing key Infrastructure technologies Windows and Linux IaaS, Security, Networking, etc.), and DevOps technologies (containers, serverless, cloud native, etc.) as appropriate

Manage and develop estimates for customer implementations, schedules (timeline), and overall planning

Creation of thorough specifications, plans, and activities to ensure successful customer implementations or migrations

Lead/oversee customer implementations and migrations

Drive to change and constantly improve the service that is delivered to the customer with minimum disruption

Hands-on experience with typical project and system/customer support: planning, coordinating, hardware selection, software selection, and use, customer education and support, vendor liaison, troubleshooting, problem resolution, product evaluation, and documentation

Ability to work natively in a mixed Windows/Linux environment and can fully comprehend and implement hybrid architectures

Strong network configuration knowledge (Firewalls, VPN, Routers/Switches, and Load Balancers)

Work with all types of people and the ability to communicate with a broad spectrum of individuals

Qualifications:

AWS Pro Certification or equivalent work experience

Minimum 3-7 years of System Administration consultative experience working with multiple clients

Experience with the following AWS Services Direct Connect, Firehose, Kinesis, Redshift, Athena, DynamoDB, Glue

Significant experience with Ansible, Chef, Puppet or other automation and/or configuration toolsets

Experience in the implementation, management, and administration of Enterprise systems tools and processes

Significant experience in Bash, Perl, Ruby or Python scripting

Ability to work natively in a mixed Windows/Linux environment and can fully comprehend and implement hybrid architectures

Strong network configuration knowledge (Firewalls, VPN, Routers/Switches, and Load Balancers)

A clear understanding of various network topologies

Technically minded and understands a wide range of system platforms

Clear comprehension of the overall IT infrastructure and application stack

Ability to work in a multilingual/cultural environment

Analytical skills to assist in the resolution of complex issues that may be time sensitive

Ability to provide high-level support for technical clients

Ability to estimate effort to complete tasks and meet pre-defined objectives

Ability to plan, organize, schedule, and manage activities

Experience with multiple technologies and design techniques

Excellent oral/written communication and organization skills

Preferred Skills

Experience working with external vendors and consulting engagements

Experience working with interactive media agencies

Completed either AWS Solutions Architect or DevOps Pro Certifications

Must be able to work independently and show excellent initiative

Solid understanding of project principles and how to manage the delivery of projects


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