• Senior Solutions Architect - Nordics Public Sector

    Location SE-Stockholm
    Posted Date 10 months ago(12/7/2017 4:17 AM)
    Job ID
    Amazon Web Services Sweden AB
  • Job Description

    Amazon Web Services is a dynamic, growing business unit of Amazon. It was launched in 2006 to give customers access to the same cloud technology we built to serve millions of shoppers on Amazon.com. Today we are providing a reliable, scalable, low-cost infrastructure platform in the cloud that powers hundreds of thousands of organisations.
    Join our Public Sector team and you will be a key part of AWS. Whether we’re working with governments, educators, non-profit or research organisations, we’re using our distinctive, disruptive innovation to make the world a better place. It requires your inventiveness, a sense of ownership, and the willingness to help us build the future.
    Solutions Architect
    Working to help solve tough technical problems, you will also help shape and deliver on our strategy to build broad Public Sector use of Amazon's utility computing web services (Amazon S3, Amazon EC2, Amazon DynamoDB, Amazon Elastic MapREduce and Amazon CloudFront). You will own the technical engagement with strategic partners and you’ll have outstanding customer facing skills at all levels. With a deep technical skill in software architecture and cloud computing, you will own the technical engagement, respond to RFIs and RFPs, remove account management blockers, and define implementation and transition architectures to achieve ultimate success around specific technical projects.
    Roles & Responsibilities
    As a strategic part of the Business Development and Account Management team, you will help to ensure success in building and migrating applications, software and services on the AWS platform. This will include:

    · Engaging with systems integrators and supporting their technical implementation efforts, as well as sharing best-practice knowledge amongst the worldwide AWS solution architect community, as well as your Public Sector SA team
    · Collaborating with AWS Account Management teams and supporting APN Consulting and Technology Partners to deliver maximum customer value
    · Assisting solution providers and government agencies with the definition and implementation of technical and business strategies

    Basic Qualifications

    • This is a role that requires experience in both technical and customer-facing skills, with the ability to drive discussions with senior level customers, whilst also having the capability to give guidance to software developers, IT professionals and system architects.
    • You’ll be highly technical and analytical with significant experience in software development, networking implementation, security and compliance.
    • A technical degree in computer science, software engineering, or maths is highly desired, as is a working knowledge of modern software development practices and technologies.
    • AWS Certification would be an additional bonus.
    • Fluency in English and one of the Nordic languages is required

    At Amazon we aim to be the most customer centric company on earth. At Amazon Web Services, you’ll help deliver that vision. You’ll have the freedom to develop new ideas and chase new opportunities. You will be completely trusted to drive your own work, career and success. At AWS, you can build your own future.

    Preferred Qualifications

    • Executive speaking and presentation skills – Formal presentations, white boarding, large and small group presentations is highly desired
    • Working knowledge of modern software development practices and technologies such as agile methodologies and DevOps is highly desired.

    Position can be based in Stockholm or Helsinki

    Amazon is an equal opportunities employer. We believe passionately that employing a diverse workforce is central to our success. We make recruiting decisions based on your experience and skills. We value your passion to discover, invent, simplify and build.

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