AWS Cloud Architect

  • Location

    Dublin, Republic of Ireland

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  • Salary:

    €500.00 - €600 per day

  • Contact:

    Khalid Hussain

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  • Published:

    over 2 years ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

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Position: AWS Cloud Architect
Negotiable Day Rate Contract
Contract Type:
Initial 6 Month Contract


Our client a Global Software and IT Professional Services Organisation is looking for an experienced AWS Cloud Architect to join their team and support their end client on an initial 6 month contract

The ideal candidate should be comfortable developing and leading technology initiatives and requirements through workshops and/or assessments in order to influence and drive architectural and solution designs as well as developing and refining repeatable methodologies that are client deliverables led and quality driven.

AWS Cloud Architect Essential duties and Responsibilities:

  • Assisting and guiding our clients key technical stakeholders through business, information, process and technology changes in order to meet strategic delivery objectives and solution deliverables
  • Supporting complex, consultative technical processes including solution definition, proposal development and design
  • Engaging as adviser to our clients to influence and direct through cultivating mutual respect; performs in a technology leader role due to breadth of knowledge in cloud technology service offerings and transformation
  • Provides expertise and creative approaches on aligning current trends in technology whilst understanding and considering existing business and technical constraints
  • Understands many disciplines including: application architecture, middleware platforms, resiliency and DR, databases, virtualization, servers, storage, and cloud computing, along with understanding of technology and industry trends

AWS Cloud Architect Requirements:

  • Extensive integration and delivery experience in IT with multi-discipline experience in complex project deliverables
  • 5+ years' experience in IT consulting leading complex solutions and projects
  • Experience in IT architecture design and implementation to maximize support of building cloud compatible services and cloud based environments
  • Demonstrated experience building and managing IT solutions and integrating Cloud technologies
  • Hands on architecture experience with a proven track-record in implementing large scale cloud environments, cloud computing-based services architectures, technical design and implementations
  • Comprehensive knowledge of hardware, software, application-types, and systems engineering
  • Minimum 5+ years designing and managing Public/Private cloud infrastructures using Amazon Web Services (AWS) (including EC2, S3, Cloud Front, Elastic File System, RDS, VPC, Direct Connect, Cloud Watch, Cloud Trail, Cloud Formation, Red shift, EMR and IAM)
  • Hands on experience with AWS and operation expertise.
  • Experience in one or more automation languages (CLI, Python, Ruby, PowerShell).
  • Hands on experience with CloudFormation templates and Terraform.