Senior Solution Architect & Engineer

Engineering Full-Time ALL US, United States ReqID:4774


The Sr. Solutions Architect is critical to helping accelerate the migration to AWS by supporting the efforts of individual development teams and also to keeping the overall enterprise aligned to common AWS standards and best practices. The Sr. Solutions Architect is responsible for designing, developing, and deploying cloud solutions in coordination with other development teams within the AWS environment. The Sr. Solutions Architect will contribute to the definition and communication of new standards and best practices. The Sr. Solutions Architect will develop cloud architectures, assist in the migration to the cloud, support initial production solutions that become repeatable patterns, and develop POCs to support technology decisions. The Sr. Solutions Architect will help mentor and manage other Solutions Architects.

Sr. Solutions Architect Responsibilities

  • Define standards and best practices for solutions developed on the AWS cloud platform
  • Lead regular reviews of AWS cloud architectures with development teams to ensure standards and best practices are being effectively implemented
  • Design AWS architectures to solve business problems independently and in collaboration with other architects and engineers
  • Develop POCs to prove out architectures prior to production development
  • Provide AWS cloud engineering support and expertise to development teams new to the platform to help accelerate development efforts in any stage
  • Provide training and mentoring for developers from across the company

Candidate Requirements

  • 8+ years of extensive AWS experience AWS Cloud Infrastructure
  • Achieved AWS Certification – Associate Solution Architect Cert, Professional cert is a
  • Deep experiences with AWS resources, such as CloudFormation, EC2, S3, RDS, IAM, EKS, Lambda, Infrastructure scripting, deployment of VPCs, Subnets, NACL, Route53, Kinesis, Serverless Technologies, etc
  • Deep experience with virtualization and containerization (e.g., Docker, Kubernetes, EKS)
  • Deep experience with Infrastructure as Code (CloudFormation, Terraform)
  • Experience with CI/CD technologies (GitLab)
  • Proven working experience in installing, configuring and troubleshooting both Windows and Linux based environments
  • Experience with logging and monitoring (New Relic)
  • Experience in encryption and key management technologies
  • Experience with automation software (e.g., Ansible, Puppet, cfengine, Chef)
  • Solid scripting skills (e.g., shell scripts, Perl, Ruby, Python)
  • Solid networking knowledge (OSI network layers, TCP/IP)

Envestnet is an equal opportunity employer.