AWS Cloud Architect

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Location : Dubai
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The Role

  • The AWS architect is a Customer Facing role.
  • Through the usage of Consulting skills he/she helps the client to understand new technologies.
  • He/she aligns a business model and business strategy to create custom solutions and architecture(s) for specific use cases.
  • This person analyzes a current state and defines a future state on AWS infrastructure environment.
  • The ideal candidate has done financial analysis as well as compliance requirements analysis.
  • We want the architect to have worked on workload discovery, assessment and migration to AWS projects.


  • AWS workshops and proof of concepts
  • Requirement analysis / use case documentation
  • TCO ROI analysis
  • Gather on premise application workload requirements as part of discovery phase and assess them for migration to AWS environment
  • Create to be AWS solution architecture for hosting dev, test/staging and production workloads
  • Map current on premise software to AWS PaaS components where applicable
  • Migrate applications from on premise data center to AWS infrastructure environment
  • Create and implement testing plans post migration
  • Implement changes to architecture (If any) to meet performance requirements
  • Setup DR and BCP on AWS to meet customer SLA's
  • Create ROI for migration.

Candidate Requirements

  • Extraordinary communication skills
  • Minimum of 10 years of enterprise application solution architecture expertise
  • Minimum of 4 years of AWS solution architecture experience
  • Server virtualization
  • AWS environment migration experience
  • Knowledge of server, storage and network
  • AWS migration tools knowledge and experience
  • AWS solution architect certification
  • Experience with workshops and POCs
  • Financial analysis requires TCO & ROI
  • Advanced DevOps experience
  • AWS Certified Solution Architect - Associate Required (Professional Preferred)
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