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Principle Solutions Architect
Ref No.: 17-04819
Location: Southlake, Texas
Immediate need for a Principle Solutions Architect with experience in the IT Industry. This is a 06 months contract opportunity with long-term potential located in Southlake, TX. Please review the job description below:

Job ID: 17-04819
Key Responsibilities:
  • Applies their deep knowledge of operations engineering, connected services, and information technology plus knowledge of industry best practices to innovate and influence operational approaches and solutions in AWS
  • The technical and technology expert supporting the crafting of the technical/architecture aspects of the contract as well as supporting the implementation of the contract.
  • Position may be involved in both pre and post sales activities.
  • On an engagement interacts with key technical managers and experts of the customer in order to understand the technology employed, the business complexity as related to the IT requirements and validates the proposed technical architecture and solution.
  • Acts as a consultant and/or technical architect to perform analysis, provide guidance and infrastructure system solutions to meet customer business requirements.
  • Oversees the development and implementation of program/customer level technical solution architecture, both hardware and software.
  • Approves architecture designs.
  • Prepares and presents customer proposals and/or status presentations.
  • Provides expertise in third party products and technology trends.

Key Requirements and Technology Experience:
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent, Master's degree preferred.
  • Strong hands-on AWS experience required
  • Ability to translate business requirements into securely implemented capabilities in the Cloud is needed
  • Must have experience working with CloufFormation, CloudFront, EC2, S3, ELB, Multi-AZ and Multi-Region AWS implementations.
  • Strong hands-on DevOps and Infrastructure as Code experience (Cloud Formation, Jenkins, Git)
  • Experience with Java, Cassandra, Couchbase
  • Minimum 8 years related experience.
  • Advanced computer software skills.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills; ability to lead and direct multiple projects simultaneously
  • Ability to delegate work to subordinate or less experienced team members
  • Proven leadership ability.

Our client is a leading IT Industry and we are currently interviewing to fill this and other similar contract positions. Qualified candidates should apply online for immediate consideration.