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Solutions Architect - Startups - m/f

Solutions Architect - Startups - m/f

Amazon Web Services Germany GmbH
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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 expertise 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.

  • 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 venture capitalists
  • Help startups to adopt the right architecture at each part of their life cycle
  • Develop technical content, such as blog posts, sample code and demos, to assist customers solve technical problems and reduce time-to-market
  • Present and conduct architecture discussions with customers at AWS events
  • Participate at startup-related industry events such as hackathons and user-groups

Notwendige Qualifikationen

  • 3+ years of experience in the design and implementation of scalable cloud-based solutions
  • Practical operational experience including monitoring application and infrastructure automation, performance and reliability
  • Knowledge of application development and deployment concepts and tools including source code management, continuous integration, or configuration management
  • Familiarity with the DevOps philosophy, practices, and tools
  • Good communications and presentation skills

Wünschenswerte Qualifikationen

  • Experience working for or having founded a technology startup company
  • A Masters Degree in computer science, MIS, engineering or equivalent technical degree
  • Knowledge of multiple, modern development languages such as Ruby, Python and Node.js
  • 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)
  • Experience with customer-facing activities

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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