Friday , March 17 2023

Amazon Jobs in South Africa – Cloud Application Architect

Website Amazon

Job Description:

Are you an experienced cloud architect/developer who can assist our customers in architecting, developing and re-engineering applications that can fully leverage the AWS Cloud? Do you like to work on a variety of game changing projects, at the forefront of application development and cloud technology adoption?

Job Responsibilities:

  • Agile software development and DevOps
  • Advising and implementing AWS best practices
  • Helping customers architect scalable, highly available application solutions that leverage AWS services
  • Working as both an infrastructure and application development specialist
  • Working as a technical leader along side customer business, development and infrastructure teams.
  • Implementing DevOps practices such as infrastructure as code, continuous integration and automated deployment
  • Architecting and developing customer applications to be cloud optimized
  • Providing deep software development knowledge with respect cloud architecture, design patterns and programming

Job Requirements:

  • Agile software development expert
  • Strong practical application development experience on Linux and Windows-based systems
  • Experience with continuous integration tools (e.g. Jenkins)
  • Experience architecting highly available systems that utilize load balancing, horizontal scalability and high availability
  • Hands on programing skills in any of the following: Python, Java, Node.js, Ruby, .NET or Scala
  • Extensive experience architecting, designing and programming applications in an AWS Cloud environment
  • Extra curricula software development passion (e.g. active open source contributor)
  • Experience with designing and building application using AWS services such as EC2, AWS Elastic Beanstalk, AWS OpsWorks
  • Experience with configuration management platforms (e.g. Chef, Puppet, Salt, or Ansible)
  • Strong scripting skills (e.g. Powershell, Python, Bash, Ruby, Perl, etc.)
  • Hands on familiarity with CloudFormation

Qualification & Experience:

  • 10+ years of experience as a technical specialist in Customer-facing roles.
  • Ability to travel to client locations as needed (25-50%)
  • 10+ years of an application programming and/or Hhnds-on technical application architecture experience
  • BS level technical degree or equivalent experience; Computer Science or Engineering background preferred; Masters Degree desired.

Job Details:

Company: Amazon

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa

Application Deadline: N/A

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