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AWS Architect

Deadline: 30 June 2017
Location: Northern Ireland
Type Permanent
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Source: IC Creative
Website: www.ic-creative.co.uk
Submitted by:
Simon Lawson

Do you like helping customers implement innovative cloud computing solutions and solve technical problems? Would you like to do this using the latest cloud computing technologies?

My client is building a Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) IoT Cloud and is seeking an AWS Solutions Architect to join the Internet of Things (IoT) Ecosystem Team. The IoT Ecosystem Team is working to engineer every layer of the stack from the Sensor, Gateway Hardware and Software, REST APIs, Security to the Cloud Infrastructure and applications. As a leader in this team you will be working on developing the cloud infrastructure, customer features and applications.

Roles and Responsibilities

  • As a Solutions Architect, you will have the opportunity to help shape cloud infrastructure utilizing Amazon's utility computing web services (e.g., AWS EC2, S3, RDS and AWS-IoT).
  • Your broad responsibilities will include: lead and own the technical engagement (design and build) and ultimate success around specific implementation projects.
  • Provide architecture expertise for custom vertical solutions.
  • Accelerate AD's ADConnect (development platform) cloud offering through automated Cloud Formation templates.
  • Report on State-of-the-Market for IoT Solutions in General, and use that information to inform the IoT Solution Architecture.
  • Provide subject matter expertise on security as it relates to cloud architectures.

Required Job Skills & Qualifications

  • Ability to think strategically about business, product & technical challenges.
  • Should be highly technical and analytical with implementation / consulting experience.
  • Deep knowledge of the primary AWS services (EC2, ELB, RDS, Route53, S3 & AWS-IoT).
  • Strong track record of architecting custom solutions utilizing AWS services.
  • 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.
  • Strong practical Linux and Windows-based systems administration skills in a Cloud or Virtualized environment.
  • Understanding of application, server, and network security and government requirements such as HIPAA is an advantage.
  • Experience managing data center operations, including data assurance, monitoring, alerting and notifications.
  • Candidate must have a proven track record of leadership, dealing with ambiguity, working with cross-organizational teams and business acumen.
  • Strong troubleshooting and performance tuning skills.
  • BS in Computer Science; level commensurate with years of experience.
  • Demonstrable experience with range of different programming languages including C/C++, Java/Go/Node.js etc.

Please apply directly or contact Simon Lawson at IC Creative.