AWS Cloud Solutions Architect

With Mastech Digital in Dallas TX US

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Posted on November 07, 2019

About this job

Job type: Full-time
Role: System Administrator


amazon-web-services, cloud

Job description

Our Fortune 500 client is looking to add an AWS Cloud Solutions Architect to their team in Dallas, TX.


• Ability to effectively balance the desire for "best practice" technical solutions with the current realities of the business environment and assist the Customer in making the appropriate decisions/trade-offs.

• Ability to deal with complex business or technical issues while maintaining an enterprise/industry perspective.


• Expert knowledge of computer or network systems hardware and software theory, practice, concepts, and technology.

• Sufficient business knowledge to assess the impact of applied technology on Customer business processes.

• Advanced knowledge of project management methodology.


  • Solution Architect reports to the Enterprise Architect
  • Need to have Enterprise level solutions architecture experience (concurrent projects)
  • Need to have a strong development background (as opposed to data or infrastructure) - The Manager is not looking for PM's that got into Architecture
  • Strong with AWS architecture and strong with CloudFormation
  • Mandating that the cloud environment is automatically provisioned. Results need to be duplicated, not one-off results
  • infrastructure as code (IaC)
  • Be very comfortable with Programming
  • Familiar with GIT, and checking things in and out
  • Comfortable with Jenkins as a build tool
  • API Gateway, RDS of some sort (Kenisis, dynamo, etc.)
  • Identity and Access Management
  • Some DevOps background experience
  • Needs strong security knowledge

**Contract role with potential to go FTE

**Work must be done on-site, no remote

**Not open to Corp to Corp

**Client cannot provide current or future Visa sponsorship

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