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AWS Architect
Ref No.: 18-49349
Location: Reston, Virginia
Position Type:Full Time/Contract
Start Date: 07/13/2018
Roles and Responsibility :
Looking for an hands on AWS cloud Architect who is passionate in doing following activities :
  • Providing deep software development knowledge with respect to cloud architecture, design patterns and programming
  • Architecting and developing client/customer applications to be cloud optimized
  • Advising and implementing AWS best practices
  • Working as both an infrastructure and application development specialist
  • Implementing DevOps practices such as infrastructure as code, continuous integration and automated deployment
  • Develop modules or build Proof of concept for integrating with multiple AWS Services
  • Designs and implements larger research and proof of concept projects as an individual contributor, focusing on one or a small number of technologies or applications to be implemented into a larger platform.
  • Expertise in articulating architectural choices within various AWS services and solution methodologies
  • Knowledge on migrating workloads to AWS  is an added advantage
Technical Experience:
Overall 6-10 yrs. of application development experience with minimum 4+ years of good hand-on experience with AWS foundation services related to compute, network, storage, content delivery, administration and security, deployment and management, automation technologies.
Technical experience should have
  • Extensive experience architecting, designing and programming applications and RESTFUL Services in an AWS Cloud environment
  • Experience architecting highly available systems that utilize load balancing, horizontal scalability and high availability
  • Strong practical application development experience on Linux and Windows-based systems
  • Expertise in developing competencies and references through proof-of-concepts
  • Expertise in Infra capacity sizing, costing of AWS services to drive optimized solution architecture, leading to optimal infra investment vs performance and scale
  • Hands on programing skills in Node.js, Python, Java
  • Hands on familiarity with Cloud Formation
  • Experience with version control management platforms like SVN, GIT
  • Must have strong scripting skills in Python, Bash and PowerShell
  • Must have strong proficiency in AWS IAM
  • Must have understanding of cloud networking and cloud security fundamentals, concepts and design principles
  • Must have knowledge on various authentication schemes LDAP based, OpenID, Federated Identity, Single Sign On
  • Working Knowledge in AJAX, JQuery, Pyspark is an added advantage
  • Experience with configuration management platforms like ansible is an added advantage
  • Extra curricula software development passion (e.g. active open source contributor) is an added advantage