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AWS Architect
Ref No.: 18-61619
Location: Washington, District of Columbia
Position Type:Direct Placement
Start Date: 08/23/2018
Job Title: Technical Architect – Cloud
Location: Washington, DC
Education: Bachelor of engineering in any discipline/equivalent

Desired Candidate Profile
Architecture Experience:
• Experience in defining & realizing end-to-end Solution Architecture for large & complex systems
3+ years of experience in architecting solutions using .Net/Java/OpenSource technologies
• Proficient in dealing with all the layers in solution ; Multi-channel presentation, business logic in middleware, data access layer, RDBMS | NO-SQL
• Experience in designing applications on AWS
• Experience in giving migration strategies and providing migration approach to cloud
2+ years of experience in designing horizontal scale applications
• Proficient in creating technical documents like Architecture views, Technology Architecture blueprint and design specification
• Follows technology trends and is able to correlate them with business
• Experience in Architecture consulting and Implementing engagements
• Experience in software defined infrastructure and Cloud management platforms is desirable

Technology & Engineering Expertise
• 8+ years of hands-on experience in C#.Net/Java/Open source technologies
Solution Architect certified in AWS
Proficient in UNIX/Linux/Windows environments
Proficient in OOAD using UML & in application of design patterns
Experienced in using tools like Rational suite, Enterprise Architect, Eclipse, and Source code versioning systems like CVS/SVN
• Experience with cloud based services like caching, databases and search
• Experience with different development methodologies (RUP | Scrum | XP)

Soft skills
• Able to deal with diverse set of stakeholders
• Proficient in articulation, communication and presentation
• High integrity
• Problem solving skills & learning attitude
• Team player

Key Responsibilities
• Define and own Solution Architecture from definition phase to go-live phase
• Ensure clarity on NFR and address these requirements during Architecture definition phase & make sure these are realized during engineering and deployment phase
• Adopt a consulting led approach and become a trusted advisor to customer
• Work with Client Technical Manager by understanding customer's landscape & their IT priorities
• Define Logical, Technical & Physical views of Architecture
• Define reusable components/frameworks, common schemas, standards to be used & tools to be used and help bootstrap the engineering team
• Review design to make sure design is aligned with Architecture
• Lead performance engineering and capacity planning exercises
• Help PM in identifying key technical risks and mitigation plan for the same
• Help PM in effort estimation and planning
• Mentor & guide Tech Leads & Software Engineers