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AWS Cloud Architect

Please send resumes to: Careers@silexdata.com

AWS Cloud Architect

Job Description

We are looking for an expert to fill a Cloud Architect role. This individual should be extremely motivated and desire to continuously learn and apply new technologies. A successful candidate will be an enthusiastic professional with a well-rounded technical skillset as well as a strong business acumen. We strive to be the best at what we do and over-deliver for our customers daily.

Position Overview:

The Cloud Architect is a programmatic leader and solutions architect to advise, assist, and empower the creation, transformation, and maturation of the Cloud Journey.

  • Analyze existing on-premise application landscapes to implement refactoring or rebuilding major application initiatives in the Cloud
  • Create integrations for Cloud and On-premise Applications and play a major role in redesigning applications
  • Provide the technical direction for the cloud platform roadmap, including analysis microservices and public API
  • Develop cloud native solutions within AWS in a dynamic and agile environment
  • Design and development infrastructure to support business-critical applications and services
  • Manage the architecture, containerization, and deployment of cloud systems within AWS
  • Management of native cloud technologies for user management, security, costing and tools
  • Understand on boarding applications onto IaaS, PaaS and SaaS offerings, deployment automation, DevOps, scripting, containers and Cloud Governance

Relevant Experience:

  • 10+ years overall industry experience
  • 5+ years’ experience as a cloud architect in a large enterprise environment
  • 5+ years of experience with Cloud solutions, platforms, and technologies
  • 3+ years of experience across the application development lifecycle
  • AWS Solutions Architect Professional and/or AWS DevOps Engineer Professional certification (REQUIRED)  
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Electronics, Information Systems or related field, or equivalent experience
  • Knowledge of Security, Authentication, MFA, Authorization, B2C, Data Privacy, Identity and Access Management (IAM), Cryptography / Key Management, Access Controls and Security Protocols
  • Well-rounded and deep technical knowledge of AWS services including (but not limited to): EC2, S3, RDS, Control Tower, VPC networking, Transit Gateways, Direct Connect, IAM, Config, Lambda, CloudFront, Glacier, ELB, KMS, WAF, AWS automation etc

This Job Is Ideal for Someone Who Is:

  • Dependable — more reliable than spontaneous
  • People-oriented — enjoys interacting with people and working on group projects
  • Adaptable/flexible — enjoys doing work that requires frequent shifts in direction
  • Detail-oriented — would rather focus on the details of work than the bigger picture
  • Autonomous/Independent — enjoys working with little direction
  • Innovative — prefers working in unconventional ways or on tasks that require creativity

*Preferred that candidate live close to the Nashville, TN area, but not required*

About Silex Data Solutions

Silex Data Solutions is a minority owned Value-Added-Reseller and Systems Integrator Based in Franklin, TN. Silex was founded by a group of industry veterans who saw a need to shift the discussion from infrastructure to a customer data strategy. We are made up of a diverse group of individuals with decades of experience at all levels of the IT industry: former customers, resellers, and manufacturers.

We leverage this knowledge to ensure a positive experience when our customers embark on new IT projects and initiatives and our success is fueled by the success of our customers. Join the Silex team and be a part of our diverse and ever-growing company culture.

Job Type: Remote, Full-time, Monday-Friday