AWS Cloud Architect

Infinitive Inc
Ashburn, VA
Jan 22, 2022
Jan 24, 2022
IT, IT Architect
Full Time
About Infinitive: Infinitive is a transformation and technology consultancy located in Northern Virginia. We are techies, data geeks, process gurus, project delivery experts, strategists, and industry SMEs. We are persistent, curious, and love to tackle big challenges. We push ourselves and we invest time in the development of our clients and teammates.The core work we do is management consulting, business process, project management/program management, and AWS based development work. We do challenging work for cool clients solely outside of the public sector.Infinitive has been named a "Best Small Firms to Work For" by Consulting Magazine seven times, a Washington Post Top Workplace three times, a Washington Business Journal Best Places to Work.About this Role: We are currently seeking an AWS Cloud Architect to join our growing technology team. This person will be responsible for delivering AWS cloud architecture solutions to successfully meet the strategic needs of our company.We are looking for candidates who are accountable, passionate, assertive, proactive, open & honest, results oriented, and adaptable. Each project engagement represents a new challenge that will give you exposure to new clients, business issues, technologies, and people. It will involve a range of responsibilities to include:*Acting as the primary technical POC on cloud related engagements with Infinitive.Develop relationships with our clients and technology team to drive solution features and architecturesArchitect and develop working demonstrations and proofs of concepts in AWS and AzureRepresent Infinitive as a cloud expert in industry events with customersUnderstand and champion cloud lifecycle management to help evolve and expand Infinitive's footprint.Pursue innovation and improvement in relation to Infinitive's cloud offerings.Train and mentor junior cloud engineersTechnical Qualifications: 8+ years design/implementation experience with distributed applicationsMinimum five (5) years of hands on working experience with AWS. Experience must include working with AWS CloudFormation, AWS Lambda and AWS CLI, AWS Console and Cloudwatch.Aware of current AWS technologies to formulate new solution and/or make recommendations to better the current business processSubject matter expert on AWS and/or Azure servicesDemonstrated ability to create system architecture diagrams and documentation for review by both technical and non-technical audiences.Ability to break down application requirements and propose appropriate architectural solutions.Experience with the implementation of software systems within the AWS cloud environment that leverages specific, available AWS applications, utilities and tools, including Elastic Computing Cloud (EC2), Simple cloud Storage Service (S3), Relational Database Service (RDS).Understanding of AWS Cost Management tools and lifecycle cost and trades associated with AWS services.Extensive Experience with infrastructure/application architecture and cloud migrationPreferred Technical Qualifications: AWS Professional Level Certification (Solutions Architect, SysOps, Developer, DevOps)Professional Qualifications: Technical degree in computer science or related field (preferred)Experience working in an Agile environmentBackground in Management consulting (preferred)Excellent leadership, peer management, and communication skillsHave a Kick-Ass AttitudeDesire to Be Great and strive for continual growthStrong analytical, conceptual, organizational, and problem-solving skills.Ability to effectively interface with all levels of personnel and management.Applicants for employment in the US must possess work authorization which does not require sponsorship by the employer for a visa.Infinitive is an Equal Opportunity Employer.sDBjgqasuFJob Type: Full-time