Amazon Corporate LLC AWS Solutions Architect in Denver, Colorado
Amazon Web Services (AWS) is looking for a Principal Solutions Architectin Washington, DC who is passionate about helping enterprise customers buildinfrastructures and applications at scale. Our solutions architects areexperienced technologists with technical breadth and depth coupled with stronginterpersonal skills. As a solutions architect, you will work directly withsome of our largest customers to enable innovation through continuousdeployment across technology stacks and demonstrate best practices aroundadvanced cloud solutions.You will partner with Sales, Professional Services, and several other AWSteams to craft highly scalable, flexible and resilient cloud architecturesthat address customer business problems and accelerate the adoption of ourservices. Our solutions architects build architectures and provideprescriptive guidance across networking, storage, operating systems,virtualization, RDBMS and NoSQL databases, Hadoop, and mid-tiertechnologies (application integration, security, in-memory caches).The ideal candidate will have a strong understanding of large scale computingsolutions and experience leading deep architecture discussions. They must beself-motivated with a demonstrated ability to think strategically aboutbusiness, products, and technical challenges and have a passion foreducating, training, and designing cloud solutions for enterprise customers.ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITIES* As a key member of the SA team, ensure success in designing, buildingand migrating applications, software, and services on the AWS platform* Educate enterprise customers on the value proposition of AWS* Participate in deep architectural discussions and design exercises to createworld-class solutions built on AWS while ensuring solutions are designed forsuccessful deployment in the cloud* Author or otherwise contribute to AWS customer-facing publications such aswhitepapers and proof of concepts* In partnership with the sales team, formulate and execute a sales strategyto exceed revenue objectives through the adoption of AWS* Build deep relationships with senior technical individuals within customersto enable them to be cloud advocates* Capture and share best-practice knowledge amongst the AWS solutionsarchitect communityBasic Qualifications* 7-10+ years design, implementation, or consulting experience withdistributed applications* 5-7+ years of experience architecting infrastructures, databases,applications, and/or networking* Technical degree required; Computer Science or Math background desired* 3+ years of experience in technology/software sales, pre-sales, ortechnical consulting* Working knowledge of software development tools and methodologiesAmazon is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Amazon is an equalopportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race,national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation,protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protectedstatus. For individuals with disabilities who would like to request anaccommodation, please visit https://www.amazon.jobs/en/disability/us.