Senior DevOps Architect

  • Amazon
  • Salt Lake City, UT, USA
  • Jul 04, 2021

Job Description

Do you enjoy leading, guiding, and influencing customers and team members throughout the DevOps journey? As an AWS DevOps Architect, you will have the opportunity to work on some of the world's most complex challenges. You will apply your deep technical expertise to solve cloud-based solutions at scale. You will lead customers through transforming their business with the combination of cultural philosophies, practices, and tools that deliver end-to-end applications and infrastructure solutions.
The Senior DevOps Architect is a leader with extensive automation and programming experience throughout the software development lifecycle (SDLC), servicing multiple teams or organizations. A successful DevOps Architect has technical depth across the full DevOps spectrum along with leading and evangelizing transformations, and driving innovation.

Our team members work with enterprise customers locally, regionally and domestically. As such, team members will be required to travel to client locations to sell and deliver professional services as needed.

* Bachelor Degree or 10+ years of professional or military experience.
* 8+ years of experience as a technical specialist.
* 2+ years of hands-on experience of programming in languages such as Python, Ruby, Go, Swift, Java, .Net, C++ or similar object-oriented language.
* Experience with architecting and automating cloud native technologies, deploying applications, and provisioning infrastructure.
* Hands-on experience with Infrastructure as Code, using CloudFormation, Terraform, or other tools.
* Experience architecting cloud native CI/CD workflows and tools, such as Jenkins, Bamboo, TeamCity, Code Deploy (AWS) and/or GitLab.
* Hands-on experience with microservices and distributed application architecture, such as containers, Kubernetes, and/or serverless technology.
* Experience with the full software development lifecycle and delivery using Agile practices.
* Experience with Chef, Puppet, Salt, or Ansible in production environments.
* Knowledge of IP networking, VPN's, DNS, load balancing and firewall.
* Experience with monitoring and log aggregating frameworks such as Kafka, Logstash, Splunk, ElastiSearch, and Kibana.
* Experience implementing and designing cloud native security concepts, DevSecOps or MLOps.
* AWS Certification(s) such as Solutions Architect Pro, DevOps Engineer Pro, SysOps Admin, Developer Associate.
* Strong presentation, verbal communication and written communications skills.
* Ability to lead effectively across organizations and engagements, preferably from a professional services organization or similar.

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