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Senior Startups Solutions Architect - Amazon Web Services - Berlin - (m/f)

Senior Startups Solutions Architect - Amazon Web Services - Berlin - (m/f)

Amazon Web Services Germany GmbH
Recruiting Team 


Job Description

Are you passionate about helping startups innovate faster through the use of cloud computing? Do you have a unique combination of deep technical knowledge and strong interpersonal skills?
Amazon Web Services (AWS) is seeking a solutions architect to focus on startup-related activities such as architectural reviews, office hours, presenting at tech events and running hackathons. In this role, you will become a trusted advisor to startup customers from a broad range of sources (such as accelerators/incubators and venture capital firms), educating them on the value proposition of AWS and participating in deep cloud computing architecture discussions. You will have the opportunity to help shape and execute a strategy that builds mind share and the broad use of AWS within organizations ranging from pre-seed start-ups to some of Germany's fastest growing companies.

Open to domestic travel up to 30%

  • Support startups in architecting scalable, reliable and secure solutions following the AWS ‘Well-Architected’ framework
  • Support adoption of a broad range of AWS services to deliver business value for startups
  • Establish and build technical relationships within the startup ecosystem, including accelerators, incubators and VCs
  • Help startups to adopt the right architecture at each part of their life cycle
  • Develop technical content, such as blog posts and reference architectures, to assist customers solve technical problems and reduce time-to-market
  • Present and conduct architecture discussions with customers at AWS industry events
  • Participate at startup-related industry events such as hackathons and usergroups

Notwendige Qualifikationen

  • 5+ years of experience in architecting and implementing complex IT solutions (including scalable cloud-based solutions and microservices architectures)
  • Knowledge of multiple, modern development languages such as Ruby, Python and Node.js
  • Deep understanding of technologies in the open source developer ecosystem, including IDEs, developer frameworks, continuous integration platforms
  • Deep understanding of DevOps philosophy, practices, and tools
  • Knowledge of the latest developments in NoSQL databases, container technology and real-time analytics solutions
  • Excellent communications and presentation skills

Wünschenswerte Qualifikationen

  • Experience working for or having founded a VC-backed technology startup company
  • A Masters Degree in computer science, MIS, engineering or equivalent technical degree
  • Practical operational experience including monitoring application and infrastructure performance and reliability
  • Experience in a customer-facing, sales-aligned role such as consultant, solutions engineer or solutions
  • Hands-on experience with Amazon Web Services (e.g. AWS Lambda, AWS API Gateway, Amazon
  • ECS, Amazon DynamoDB, AWS CodeStar, AWS CodePipeline, AWS CodeCommit, AWS CodeBuild, AWS
  • CodeDeploy, Amazon Elasticsearch service, Amazon Kinesis, Amazon CloudFront etc)
  • Understanding of Machine Learning and Deep Learning concepts and technology

Amazon is an equal opportunities employer. We believe passionately that employing a diverse workforce is central to our success. We make recruiting decisions based on your experience and skills. We value your passion to discover, invent, simplify and build.

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