AWS Cloud Architect

AWS, infrastructure, Security, Design, Solution, GovCloud
Full Time
Depends on Experience
Work from home available Travel not required

Job Description

Senior – Level

 

Job Summary

  • Experienced and Customer focused Technology leader with strong technical architecture design, solution development, deployment Capabilties and specifically experience in Secure Architecture and infrastructure design and development in fully AWS-native on AWS GovCloud for Virtusa’s Hitech Business Unit.

 

Responsibilities

  • Technical leadership for one or more portfolios / Accounts within the Hi-tech BU.
  • Ownership for end to end Technology function including, architecture, standards, tooling, design, development, testing, data migration and deployment.
  • Engage and drive technical solutions across multiple stakeholder groups in areas related to client business, business process, technology, User Experience, Development, QA, DevOps and Infrastructure.
  • Provide thought leadership as a trusted Software Engineering technology partner.
  • Ensure proposed technical solutions meet business goals and objectives including both functional and non-functional requirements.
  • Define and direct the delivery of technical architecture and design of complex business software solutions.
  • Effort estimation and structured delivery plan for projects and proposals
  • Ensure high-quality delivery in architecture, design, code reviews, tools and standards
  • Some hands-on design and development may be required
  • Define, build, implement and manage internal Architecture Review Board focused on sustained adherence to best practices, standards and procedures, tools and technologies for the design, implementation and support of high quality technology solutions that meet or exceed client expectations and expected business outcomes
  • Ability to sustain and thrive in a fast-paced dynamic software engineering consulting environment
  • Act as Sr. point of contact for escalations of technical delivery issues

 

Experience and Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or equivalent
  • 12+ years of complete SDLC experience with minimum 5+ years of hands-on experience as an enterprise / solution architect or similar position
  • Extensive experience and knowledge in system migration, design and development for fully AWS-native on AWS GovCloud with isolated network, secured Fedramp complianced technologies and infrastructure
  • Minimum 3 years of experience in transforming complex strategic business requirements/plans into workable technology solutions
  • Very good understanding in design principles, web standards and concepts, coding best practices and end-to-end software development life cycle
  • Must possess excellent technical and team leadership skills
  • Experience across an array of technology platforms like J2EE,.Net, Digital platform solutions and Modern Application Development
  • Extensive experience and knowledge in cloud services which spans across Operational, Security, Reliability, Scalability and Performance.
  • Familiarity with server architectures and extensive experience in architecting / designing Cloud, Microservices, and/or distributed systems
  • Sound knowledge in different deployment architectures, release engineering and DevOps
  • Creative, Innovative, thought leader who can create a culture of learning, sharing among millennials
  • Experience in following agile methodology and/or working in scrum teams
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills with clearly communicate designs, thoughts, and ideas and ability to adjust the communications based on the audience
  • Working with Geographically distributed teams and experience in onsite-offshore team models
  • Good understanding of front-end technologies such as React and Angular
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills with clearly communicate designs, thoughts, and ideas and ability to adjust the communications based on the audience
  • Working with Geographically distributed teams and experience in onsite-offshore team models
  • Good understanding of front-end technologies such as React and Angular

 

Soft Skills

Enterprise Architecture, SaaS Solution, Cloud Transformation and Enablement, Technical Architectures, DevOps, Angular, Emerging Technologies, Digital Transformation, Multiplatform, Program Management, Solution Delivery and Strategies, Agile/Scrum, Technology Leadership, Innovation

 

Technical skills

 

Data Protection / Encryption

  • TLS 1.2
  • Encryption in-motion and at rest
  • FIPS 140-2 validated Crypto module

Network Segment Isolation

  • Boston host – Single point of admin access
  • IP listing
  • Security Group – firewall
  • Separation of Control Management Via VPC

Authentication / Authorization

  • CAC/ PIV access for Federal users through SAML
  • Okta – Identity Management
  • MFA

Security Monitoring

  • Splunk, CloudWatch, CloudTrail, AWS KMS, Nexpose, ClamAV, OSSEC

AWS Infrastructure

  • STS, AWS Config, VPC, Route 53, Lambda, AMI, S3, ELB, EBS, EC2, SES, AWS Sheild, ClodDeploy, RDS, AWS Trusted Advice, CloudFlare

Infra Service

  • NTP, LDAP, CIS L1 Hardened System

DevOpts

  • Taraform, Ansible

Data Layer

  • Oracle RDS, DynamoDB

 

About Virtusa

 

Teamwork, quality of life, professional and personal development: values that Virtusa is proud to embody. When you join us, you join a team of 21,000 people globally that cares about your growth — one that seeks to provide you with exciting projects, opportunities and work with state of the art technologies throughout your career with us.

 

Great minds, great potential: it all comes together at Virtusa. We value collaboration and the team environment of our company, and seek to provide great minds with a dynamic place to nurture new ideas and foster excellence.

 

Virtusa was founded on principles of equal opportunity for all, and so does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, national origin, veteran status or any other basis covered by appropriate law. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit, and business need

 

Dice Id : 10115393
Position Id : 6667750
Originally Posted : 2 months ago
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