Cloud (AWS) Architect

Posted: 2 months ago

AWS - Architect position - TWC - New York, NY
Client: Time Warner Enterprise Services
Job Title: Cloud (AWS) Architect
Job Location: New York, NY
Duration(length of the project): 2-3 Months

Job Description:

  • Design, Implement and build cloud solutions on AWS or any other cloud services
  • Analyze business requirements to drive technical solutions and their framework; Propose solution with project plan for successful execution
  • Expert in implementing AWS core services like EC2, RDS, VPC, ELB, EBS, Route 53, ELB, S3, Dynamo DB, cloudwatch etc.
  • Performing cloud readiness assessment and provide target architecture and costing in AWS
  • Provide HLD, LLD, test plan and prepare execution plan & WBS required for the project implementation
  • Provide design guidance POC for our managed services team for continuous optimization
  • Lead in architectural decisions and strategies for migration and hosting applications over AWS
  • Delivery of customer Cloud Strategies aligned with customer's business objectives and with a focus on Cloud Migrations.
  • Ensure success in building and migrating applications, software and services on the AWS
  • Interact with customers and understand cloud service requirements, transform them into workable solutions, build and test the solutions
  • Work on multiple projects and demonstrate technical ownership of the cloud solutions being managed
  • In partnership with the account management team, formulate and execute a strategy.
  • Educate customers on the value proposition of AWS & and participate in deep architectural discussions to ensure solutions are designed for successful deployment in the cloud
  • Capture and share best-practice knowledge amongst the AWS solutions architect community
  • Act as a technical liaison between customers, service engineering teams and support.
  • Good to have knowledge in automation solutions for cloud based infra using chef, puppet or any other tools
  • Conduct one-to-few and one-to-many training sessions to transfer knowledge to customers considering or already using AWS.
Required Skills and Competencies:
  • 8+ years' experience as an IT Infrastructure Architect, with focus on designing solutions in AWS cloud or any cloud platform
  • AWS Cloud Architecture design, implementation and migration experience
  • Thorough understanding of cloud architectures IaaS and PaaS
  • Design and implement infrastructure environment provisioning, PaaS and or entire application provisioning on cloud platforms
  • Strong understanding across Cloud and infrastructure components (server, storage, network, data, and applications) to deliver end to end Cloud Infrastructure architectures and designs.
  • Experience with AWS cloud environment sizing, disaster recovery architecture for applications
  • Experience in leading a team applying all elements of Technical Consulting
  • Good understanding of virtualization, Cloud Services and operations, Web Sites hosting
  • Understand and can articulate the technical merits and value of Cloud computing
  • Experience in enterprise applications, solutions and data center infrastructures.
  • Experience in platform and cloud migrations, including of Mass Migration Toolsets.
  • Ability to work with team members from around the globe experience working with off-shore models.