AWS Architect

AWS Architect

Whitehall Resources require an AWS Architect to work with a key client based in Cheshire.

**Please be aware that this role has been deemed as inside IR35**

Key Accountabilities:
* Production of architectural visions and end-to-end designs for native AWS cloud based solutions
* Co-ordination of impact assessment activities for proposed solutions
* Be the steward for one or more capabilities/technologies, setting ongoing roadmap and direction for them ensuring all components remain in support and conform to Ventures standards
* Project governance in terms of conforming to architectural standards and strategy
* Be an active member of the Architecture function within Ventures technology
* Work closely with key stakeholders to develop designs that are fit for purpose

Essential Skills/Basic Qualifications:
* An expert in implementing new AWS cloud technology solutions.
* Hands with AWS Devops tools
* Extensive experience with AWS Cloudformation
* Experience with cloud security
* Proven experience in architecting end to end solutions including software/application architecture and integration
* Demonstrable cloud architecture and implementation experience.
* Ability to work with a wide range of business stakeholders

Desirable Skills/Preferred Qualifications:
* Cloud certifications in AWS expected – Associate Developer or Solutions Architect. Ideally Professional

Skills, Knowledge and Experience:
* AWS Cloudformation, AWS Pipeline, AWS CodeBuild, AWS CodeCommit,
* Automation – DevOps – Such as Docker, Chef, Jenkins, Openshift & Kubernetes, GIT, Ansible experience
* AWS Organisations and Multi-account management
* Serverless technologies
* Infrastructure as Code
* Databases architecture
* Containers – Docker / Kubernetes
* Cloud Security

Person Specification:
* A proven track record in delivering cloud solutions
* Ability to work and thrive in a startup/Fintech culture
* An advocate of Diversity and Inclusivity
* Passionate about delivering complex green field solutions in an agile environment
* Practical knowledge and experience of agile/iterative development methodologies (e.g. SCRUM)


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