AWS Cloud Architect / Migration Expert 8/27/2016

Confidential Company New York, NY

Company
Confidential Company
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
29349352
AJE Ref #
576001200
Location
New York, NY
Job Type
Regular

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JOB TITLE: Cloud Architect / Migration Expert

LOCATION: NYC, NY

DURATION: Full Time

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POSITION TITLE: Cloud Architect / Migration Expert

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES: We are seeking a Cloud Architect / Migration Expert that can engage with clients to analyze legacy software applications and migrating them to cloud-based architectures. This role requires expertise in enterprise application architectures and a solid understanding of cloud computing platforms and services, preferably Amazon Web Services (AWS). The successful candidate will be able to decompose legacy applications into their core architectural components and create solutions for transforming the components in ways that leverage services offered by the cloud platform. This professional will: Work as a Technical Consultant / Analyst in a customer environment Serve as a subject matter expert in enterprise application architectures, cloud technologies, application migration strategies and related areas Meet with clients to understand requirements, explain technical concepts, devise strategies, solve problems and describe work efforts Assess legacy applications to understand their technical architectures, including network design, security model, data storage, data flows and constraints Define and develop cloud migration strategies, roadmaps, reference architectures, standards, guidelines, and practices that balance benefits with ability to evolve and adopt Collaborates with other architects to ensure the appropriate application of technology and ensure the fit of cloud services into the overall enterprise architecture Identify changes that must be implemented and technical issues that must be resolved in order to achieve successful transformations Assess the impact of changes Provide oversight for, and guide efforts to perform transformations. Help solve problems. Participate in team collaboration activities such as planning meetings, reviews and retrospectives Work with various stake holders and establish relationships through the delivery of high quality, value-added services Analyze emerging technology, market trends & their potential impacts in the cloud and cloud migration domains.