Amazon Call Centre Jobs – Application Architect

Website Amazon

Job Description:

Amazon Web Services is looking for highly talented hands on technical architects to help accelerate our growing Professional Services business. This is an excellent opportunity to join Amazon’s world class technical teams, working with some of the best and brightest engineers while also developing your skills and furthering your career within one of the most innovative and progressive technology companies.

Professional Services engage in a wide variety of projects for customers and partners, providing collective experience from across the AWS customer base and are obsessed about strong success for the Customer. Our team collaborates across the entire AWS organization to bring access to product and service teams, to get the right solution delivered and drive feature innovation based upon customer needs.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Working as a technical leader along side customer business, development and infrastructure teams.
  • Working as both an infrastructure and application development specialist
  • Providing deep software development knowledge with respect cloud architecture, design patterns and programming
  • Implementing DevOps practices such as infrastructure as code, continuous integration and automated deployment
  • Architecting and developing customer applications to be cloud optimized
  • Helping customers architect scalable, highly available application solutions that leverage AWS services
  • Advising and implementing AWS best practices
  • Agile software development and DevOps

Job Requirements:

  • Hands on familiarity with CloudFormation
  • Hands on programing skills in any of the following: Python, Java, Node.js, Ruby, .NET or Scala
  • Strong scripting skills (e.g. Powershell, Python, Bash, Ruby, Perl, etc.)
  • Extra curricula software development passion (e.g. active open source contributor)
  • Ability to travel to client locations as needed (25-50%)
  • Agile software development expert

Qualification & Experience:

  • 10+ years of experience as a technical specialist in Customer-facing roles.
  • Experience with continuous integration tools (e.g. Jenkins)
  • Experience architecting highly available systems that utilize load balancing, horizontal scalability and high availability
  • Experience with designing and building application using AWS services such as EC2, AWS Elastic Beanstalk, AWS OpsWorks
  • BS level technical degree or equivalent experience; Computer Science or Engineering background preferred;
  • Masters Degree desired.
  • 10+ years of an application programming and/or Hhnds-on technical application architecture experience
  • Strong practical application development experience on Linux and Windows-based systems
  • Experience with configuration management platforms (e.g. Chef, Puppet, Salt, or Ansible)
  • Extensive experience architecting, designing and programming applications in an AWS Cloud environment

Job Details:

Company: Amazon

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa

Application Deadline: N/A

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