AWS Architect-Chicago, IL-$150k-160k/yr
Are you an ambitious architect looking for the opportunity to build your career? I am currently working with a leading technology organization who is in need of passionate architects to support various initiatives. By utilizing their combined cloud solutions along with their proficiency, my client offers action, administration, application management, and public cloud guidance in addition to private cloud, managed IT services, and core managed data. With extensive experience operating heavily in the AWS market, our client has been classified as a VMware Gold Partner, an Equinox Gold Partner, an Amazon Web Services Advanced Consulting Partner, a Digital Realty Trust Gold Partner, an Authorized Public Sector Partner and a Managed Service Provider Partner.
Cloud environment's with this client are designed to cater to the highest of standards to ensure the end user's complete satisfaction. The goal is to aid in the implementation of continuous integration, management, and the automation of infrastructure provisioning by providing various solutions to businesses.
Devise and oversee client's cloud environment, targeting AWS and being integral in the design and implementation of production, staging and development cloud infrastructures running in managed 24/7 environments
Development of customer cloud strategies aligned with customer's business objectives and with a focus on best practices aligned with our Managed Services
Taking leadership in DevOps along with Infrastructure methodologies and techniques inclusive of change control, configuration management, and full repeatability
Develops following the Change Control process and Architecture Standardization
Elucidate cloud computing knowledge internally and externally to drive core DevOps and cloud philosophies
Assist with project timeline estimates and task assignments
Expert in AWS cloud services such as EC2, CloudFront, Lambda, IAM, S3, etc.
5+ years' experience with server Operating Systems (Linux, Windows Server)
3+ years' experience in IT infrastructure architecture, or full stack development
Strong understanding of cloud and infrastructure components (server, storage, network, data, and applications) to deliver end-to-end cloud Infrastructure architectures and designs and recommendations
Knowledge of cloud IaaS technologies (CloudFormation, Terraform)
Proficient with Configuration Management tools (Salt, Chef, Ansible)
Comfortable with DevOps methodologies such as CI/CD, version control(git), full-stack repeatability
Able to view challenges and projects from a 'bigger-picture' perspective
Excellent communication & interpersonal skills
Understands and can articulate the technical ideas to non-technical people
AWS Certified Solutions Architect- Associate
Paid PTO/Vacation time
RTA and CTA Transit Benefits
401k with 4% employer match
Free employee collocation and cloud account
Bring Your Own Device Policy with monthly payroll reimbursement
Life Insurance/Long Term Disability
Health Insurance with HRA
Fun and casual work environment
For more information, contact Ami Makwana at ********** or 312.651.3022
Jefferson Frank is the global leader for Amazon Web Services recruitment, advertising more AWS roles than any other agency. We deal with both AWS Partners & End Users throughout North America. By specializing solely in placing candidates in the AWS market we have built relationships with most of the key employers in North America and have a complete understanding of where the best opportunities and AWS jobs are. Jefferson Frank is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.