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Senior Consultant, OI

Senior Consultant, OI

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Amazon Web Services, Inc.
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North American Teams - AWS

Job Description

At Amazon Web Services (AWS), we’re hiring highly technical architects to help our partners develop technical expertise and capacity, while also collaborating with our customers and partners on key engagements. Our consultants will deliver proof-of-concept projects, topical workshops, and lead implementation projects. These professional services engagements will focus on key customer solutions related to operational management of their environment, including IT Service Management, Cloud Management and Event Management solutions.
This role will become a technical SME and ownership point for the integration of the AWS platform with a range of 3rd-party operational capabilities.
Professional Services engage in a wide variety of projects for customers and partners, providing collective experience from across the AWS customer base and are obsessed about strong success for the Customer. Our team collaborates across the entire AWS organization to bring access to product and service teams, to get the right solution delivered and drive feature innovation based upon customer needs.

Basic Qualifications

Basic Qualifications:
  • BA/BS degree or equivalent experience; Computer Science or Math background preferred
  • 5+ or more years of IT implementation experience
  • Customer facing skills to represent AWS well within the customer’s environment and drive discussions with senior personnel regarding trade-offs, best practices, project management and risk mitigation
  • Demonstrated ability to think strategically about business, product, and technical challenges
  • Deep hands-on experience leading the design, development and deployment of business software at scale or current hands on technology infrastructure, network, compute, storage, and virtualization experience
  • Proven experience with software development life cycle (SDLC) and agile/iterative methodologies required
  • Integration of AWS cloud services with operations tools such as ServiceNow, Remedy, Splunk, Chef, Puppet, SumoLogic, DataDog, Trend EPS
  • Experience with IT Service Management and Operations frameworks (ITIL, TOGAF)
  • Ability to travel to client locations when needed

Preferred Qualifications

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Knowledge of the primary AWS services (EC2, ELB, RDS, Route53 & S3)
  • Strong track record of implementing IT operational tools in a variety of distributed computing environments
  • Implementing highly-available and fault-tolerant enterprise and web-scale software deployments
  • Infrastructure automation through DevOps scripting (E.g. shell, Python, Ruby, Powershell)
  • Configuration management using CloudFormation, Chef & Puppet
  • Strong practical Linux and Windows-based systems administration skills in a Cloud or Virtualized environment
  • Experience managing data center operations, including data assurance, monitoring, alerting and notifications is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer – Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation.