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Cloud Application Architect

Amazon
Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur
Posted about 22 hours ago Permanent Competitive
Cloud Application Architect
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Job summary
Amazon Web Services (AWS) is looking for hands on technical architects to help accelerate our growing Application Modernisation business. As an expert, you'll help them make decisions on their cloud journey which will ultimately disrupt their business. This role combines thought leadership across the globe with cutting code, designing architectures, and helping our customers build system components as they modernise and build new applications in the cloud.

AWS Professional Services engages in a wide variety of projects for customers and partners, spanning diverse technologies across multiple industries. The Application Modernization Practice collaborates across the entire AWS organization to deliver the best solutions for customers, connect with AWS product and service teams, and drive feature innovation based upon customer needs. As trusted customer advocates, the Practice helps organisations understand best practices around advanced cloud-based solutions, and how to migrate and/or re-develop existing workloads in the cloud. You will help shape, execute, and deliver solutions for a broad range of customer use cases primarily from large enterprise customers.

In this role as an experienced Application Architect, you will work with our customers in architecting, developing and re-engineering applications that can fully leverage the AWS Cloud. We are looking for hands on architects/developers who are passionate about:
  • Helping customers architect scalable, highly available application solutions that leverage AWS services;
  • Helping customers architect scalable, highly available application solutions that leverage AWS services;
  • Architecting and developing customer applications to be cloud optimized;
  • Working as a technical leader alongside cross functional teams of customer business, development and infrastructure teams;
  • Providing deep software development knowledge with respect cloud architecture, design patterns and programming;
  • Advising and implementing AWS best practices;
  • Working as both an infrastructure and application development specialist;
  • Implementing DevOps practices such as infrastructure as Code, Continuous Integration and Automated Deployment.

About the team
Inclusive Team Culture
Here at AWS, we embrace our differences. We are committed to furthering our culture of inclusion. We have ten employee-led affinity groups, reaching 40,000 employees in over 190 chapters globally. We have innovative benefit offerings, and host annual and ongoing learning experiences, including our Conversations on Race and Ethnicity (CORE) and AmazeCon (gender diversity) conferences. Amazon's culture of inclusion is reinforced within our 16 Leadership Principles, which remind team members to seek diverse perspectives, learn and be curious, and earn trust.

Work/Life Balance
Our team puts a high value on work-life balance. It isn't about how many hours you spend at home or at work; it's about the flow you establish that brings energy to both parts of your life. We believe striking the right balance between your personal and professional life is critical to life-long happiness and fulfillment. We offer flexibility in working hours and encourage you to find your own balance between your work and personal lives.

Mentorship & Career Growth
Our team is dedicated to supporting new members. We have a broad mix of experience levels and tenures, and we're building an environment that celebrates knowledge sharing and mentorship. We care about your career growth and strive to assign projects based on what will help each team member develop into a better-rounded professional and enable them to take on more complex tasks in the future.

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS
  • BS level technical degree required; Computer Science or Math background preferred
  • Strong verbal and written communications skills and ability to lead effectively across organizations
  • Current hands-on software development experience required; Internet-related business models preferred
  • Experience with IT compliance and risk management requirements (eg. security, privacy, SOX, HIPPA etc.)
  • Proven experience with software development life cycle (SDLC) and agile/iterative methodologies required
  • Deep hands-on experience leading the design, development and deployment of business software at scale
  • Highly technical and analytical, possessing 7 or more years of IT implementation experience
  • Demonstrated ability to think strategically about business, product, and technical challenges
  • Customer facing skills to represent AWS well within the customer's environment and drive discussions with senior personnel regarding trade-offs, best practices, project management and risk mitigation


PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
  • Experience working directly with customers, partners or third-party developers;
  • Architecting, designing and developing applications on the AWS platform;
  • Designing and building applications using Container and serverless technologies;
  • Good exposure to Agile software development and DevOps practices such as Infrastructure as Code (IaC), Continuous Integration and automated deployment; Continuous Integration (CI) tools (e.g. Jenkins);
  • Experience with configuration management platforms (e.g. Chef, Puppet, Salt, or Ansible)

** For more information on Amazon Web Services, please visit http://aws.amazon.com **

Job ID  2034373
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