Version 1 has an exciting role for a dynamic and enthusiastic AWS Solutions Architect who enjoys working with customers and internal staff alike.
Based within our Cloud consulting team, this role is responsible for providing Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Linux / Unix systems consulting services, including technical presales, scoping, architecture, design, build and deployment of engineering solutions.
The role is customer facing, and will entail liaising with customers to enhance current systems, plan and deliver projects, and implement new solutions.
8+ Years industry experience, minimum 4 years in design and development role.
Experienced in planning and delivering on Public Cloud strategy at an Enterprise level.
Understanding of the technical and business barriers to a successful Cloud migration.
Experienced in working in a Project delivery team.
Ability to gather requirements, design and implement appropriate business solutions.
Ability to work well with customers and in a cross-team environment and to mentor within teams.
Strong interpersonal and communication (verbal and written) skills.
Excellent troubleshooting ability both within their area of expertise and also outside of their technical comfort zone i.
e. ability to research for potential solutions outside of their area of technical expertise.
AWS Solution Architect with ability to absorb and adapt to new concepts in cloud solution delivery.
Proven experience in architecting innovative Business Solutions using AWS.
Track record in design and delivery of successful AWS and traditional Infrastructure projects.
Excellent understanding of Linux and / or Unix system administration
Strong understanding of networking and TCP / IP
Strong Shell scripting skills, and experience with automation tools
Document processes and procedures, developing tenders and proposals.
Desirable skills and qualifications :
Experience in an AWS and Infrastructure Technical Pre-Sales environment
Amazon Solution Architect Associate / Professional certification.
RHCE or equivalent Linux / Unix certification desirable
Exposure to working in a Dev / Ops environment or Dev / Ops toolsets such as Terraform, Puppet & Chef.
Exposure to working in environments with mature implementation of DevOps tools and processes.
Experience in Administration of Networking Devices; CCNA certification desirable;