AWS solutions architect

02 Data Management Washington, District Of Columbia


This is a strategic position for our AWS practice.

Experience Required

  • In depth knowledge of key AWS services like EC2, S3 etc. 
  • Proven experience assessing clients workloads and technology landscape for Cloud suitability, develop business case and Cloud adoption roadmap 
  • Proven knowledge of AWS platform and tools
  • Experience working with infosec policies and security requirements
  • Experience in defining new architectures and ability to drive project from architecture standpoint 
  • Knowledge of best practices and market trends pertaining to Cloud and overall industry to provide thought leadership (seminars, whitepapers etc.,) and mentor team to build necessary competency 
  • Ability to quickly establish credibility and trustworthiness with key stakeholders in client organization. 
  • Experience provisioning and spinning up AWS Clusters 
  • Experience to build scalable production systems (load balancers, memcached, master/slave architectures) 
  • Excellent verbal, written and presentation skills. 
  • Certification on AWS architecture desirable  

Roles and Responsibilities: 

  • Study existing technology landscape and understand current application workloads 
  • Understand and document technical requirements from clients 
  • Define Migration strategy to move application to cloud 
  • Develop architecture blueprints and detailed documentation. Create bill of materials, including required Cloud Services (such as EC2, S3 etc.) and tools; 
  • Design the overall Virtual Private Cloud VPC environment including server instance, storage instances, subnets, availability zones, etc 
  • Design the AWS network architecture including VPN connectivity between regions and subnets 
  • Design the HA / DR strategies 
  • Set up process, services and tools around cloud 
  • Oversee build of the environment 
  • Execute migration plan 
  • Leverage appropriate AWS services 
  • Validate the environment to meets all security and compliance controls

About Riskspan

RiskSpan is a leading source of analytics, modeling, data and risk management solutions for the Consumer and Institutional Finance industries. We solve business problems for clients such as banks, mortgage-backed and asset-backed securities issuers, equity and fixed-income portfolio managers, servicers, and regulators that require our expertise in the market risk, credit risk, operational risk and information technology domains.

RiskSpan is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer committed to hiring a diverse workforce and sustaining an inclusive culture. Qualified candidates must be legally authorized to be employed in the United States on an unrestricted basis.