Public Cloud AWS Cloud Solutions Architect - Remote

Cloud St. Louis Park, Minnesota

Description

AWS Cloud Solutions Architect: Stay Ahead of the Curve 

Join a fast-paced development team that offers tons of opportunities for working on complex, exciting projects in the cloud space. 

As an Amazon Cloud Solutions Architect at Magenic, you'll participate with cloud vendors in training and in early previews of new features. Although we are an Amazon partner, you'll also develop on Azure and Google Cloud. Plus, you'll collaborate with leaders in the field, deepening your skillset and knowledge-sharing with our community of technical experts. 

This is a Principal level consultant with a heavy front-of-the-room presence, background in developing software applications, and a current strong knowledge of designing, building, and advising clients on the implementation of an AWS cloud ecosystem. All aspects of the cloud native application capabilities (including the skills to develop apps in containers and Kubernetes), configuration of optimized landscape to manage legacy and modern deployments. Experience in building DevOps pipelines for the enterprise (100’s of developers and actors), and significant experience in data center migrations to AWS, in all forms such as PaaS, SaaS, and Hybrid.

Must have capabilities:

  • Implement and monitor an AWS cloud infrastructure
  • Implement management and security solutions
  • Implement solutions for apps
  • Implement and manage data platforms (PaaS)
  • Design monitoring
  • Design identity and security
  • Design data storage
  • Design business continuity
  • Design infrastructure
  • Develop an instrumentation strategy
  • Develop a Site Reliability Engineering (SRE) strategy
  • Develop a security and compliance plan
  • Manage source control
  • Facilitate communication and collaboration
  • Define and implement continuous integration
  • Define and implement a continuous delivery and release management strategy
  • Ability to travel occasionally (when it is safe to do so again)
  • Must currently reside in the continental USA and be authorized to work for any employer

Consultant will be involved with sales pursuits, problem solving, and solutioning strategies for current and prospect clients. The role is billable at a target of 85% utilization. Travel is expected, on occasion, when appropriate. Working remote and with teams from all over the country, is the new normal. 

Highly Desired

  • Ideally, Amazon Solutions Architect Expert certified and/or proof of completion any of the AWS Exams, and your Amazon Professional (AP) number
  • Experience migrating and modernizing applications to Amazon
  • Amazon Architecture
  • Key strategies for choosing between IaaS, PaaS, and SaaS alternatives
  • Ability to articulate the positives and negatives of public, private, and hybrid cloud architectures
  • Knowledge of the differences between the other public clouds and AWS

Benefits

  • Comprehensive medical/dental/etc. benefits
  • Revenue sharing/401k
  • Paid holidays
  • Generous PTO
  • Health club Reimbursement
  • Cell phone reimbursement
  • Powerful laptop
  • Annual holiday gifts (GoPro, Xbox, MSFT Surface)
  • Continuous education & support: Free training/certifications, tech summit, user groups, code camps, tech lunch and learns, Magenic Masters, tuition reimbursement, books, conferences, Yammer, Mentorship/badge program, and more
  • Plus extras like board game night, company-sponsored happy hours, Fragothons, Friday beer thirty, summer picnic, holiday party, cricket/soccer/softball leagues, Magenic In Motion fitness competition, and more

About Us
Magenic is a 
business technology consulting firm that unites the power of creative problem-solving with the limitless potential of technology. Every day, our exceptional business technologists create custom tech solutions that help Fortune 1000 companies grow, evolve and succeed.