Job Description :
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Sr. Cloud Solutions Architect (AWS)

Campbell, CA

6+ months

Client is growing and needs another cloud architect. This one will be
focused on AWS. If thay have GPC (google cloud platform) that would be a
huge plus.

It looks like the manager had a little re-org that took away his time for
this role but he is ready to look and interview now

Job Description:

The Sr. Cloud Solution Architect will be responsible for selling,
architecting and delivering cloud solutions offered by Groupware
Technology. This person will report directly to the Director of
Professional Services and work with a team of individuals focused on
selling and delivering cloud solutions.

Essential Roles & Responsibilities:

Responsibilities and duties include but are not limited to:
Act as a subject matter expert around cloud solutions, specifically AWS.
Primarily, act as technical lead or individual contributor on
Professional Services project delivery teams.
Secondarily, act as a technical liaison between the customer, sales team
and vendors to provide technical expertise in analyzing customer s
requirements, recommending solutions and assisting sales and other
engineers with the development of proposals, quotations, architectures and
presentations.
Mentor peer and cross-functional engineers in learning, implementing, and
operating solutions.

Essential Core Competencies:

5+ years of practical industry knowledge (implementation and operations
Must have 2-3 years of experience with AWS (design, migration,
implementation, operation)
Experience with other public cloud services a plus: Azure, Google Cloud,
Oracle Cloud.
Comfortable assisting and engaging with the sales team on new and
existing opportunities.
Practical deployment, design and operations of security for cloud
solutions is highly desirable.
Comfortable recommending technologies related to customer s needs.
Linux/Unix skills in administration, configuration, installation, design
and maintenance are required.
Scripting and automation skills are highly desirable. Python, PowerCLI,
Chef, Puppet, Terraform and other platforms are a plus.
Knowledge around monitoring and Analytics tools such as Splunk, DataDog,
ThousandEyes, OMS, and NewRelic.
Experience with Identity, Access, and Management tools such as Active
Directory and SSO solutions like Azure AD, Okta, Ping, Onelogin, ADFS etc.
Familiar with tools such as Git, GitHub, VS, VSTS, BitBucket, Confluence,
Jira, Slack, Visio, etc.
Familiar with CI/CD pipelines such as Jenkins, VSTS, Bamboo, etc.
Additional Position Requirement and Specifications:
Experience at a hardware or software reseller preferred
Would prefer 3+ years of post-sales professional services project
delivery experience, and 2+ years of professional, solution-based pre-sales
experience within the hardware/software industry.
Demonstrate the ability to collaborate with people or work independently.
Good written and verbal communication skills.
Preferred Bachelor s degree in Science/Engineering (not required with
relevant work experience)
Appropriate IT recognized certifications desired. Must be willing to
obtain certifications.
Broad understanding of operating systems, hypervisors, public, private,
hybrid cloud platforms.
Flexible work schedule depending on project/customer requirements
Physical and Mental Demands of the Job:
Work principally performed in an office (employer, partner or customers)
and may involve some time in omputer laboratory environment (Datenter
or proof of concept lab)
Stooping, crouching, reaching, and walking are required.
Required to stand or sit for long periods of time. Ability to work
effectively on omputer for long periods of time.