• Enterprise Solutions Architect (Big Data) - Amazon Web Services Argentina

    Location AR-Buenos Aires
    Posted Date 1 month ago(11/8/2018 12:47 PM)
    Job ID
    745044
    Company
    Amazon Web Services Argentina
    JobCountry
    Argentina
  • Job Description

    Do you have a passion for helping customers design large distributed systems? Would you like to do this using advanced cloud computing technologies? Do you have a knack for helping an organization to understand application architectures and integration approaches, to architect advanced cloud-based solutions, and to help launch the build-out of those systems? Do you have experience with Big Data specialist, Data Warehousing, Hadoop/Spark/EMR, Machine Learning and/or Real Time Event Processing experience? Do you like to solve the most complex and large-scale data challenges in the world today? Do you want to have an impact in the development and use of new data analytics technologies? Are you one of those rare technologists with the communications, consultative, and leadership skills to help guide major projects to success? The Amazon Web Services Solutions Architecture team is hiring!

    In this role, you will have the opportunity to help shape and execute a strategy to build mindshare and broad use of Amazon Web Services (including Amazon EC2, Amazon S3, Amazon DynamoDB & RDS databases, Amazon CloudFront CDN, and many more) within organizations ranging from new start-ups to large enterprise customers, with a great focus in Big Data and Analytics. You will posses customer facing skills that allow you to represent AWS well within a customer’s environment and drive discussions with senior personnel regarding trade-offs, best practices, and risk management. You should also have a demonstrated ability to think strategically about business, product, and technical challenges.

    The ideal candidate will …

    Be great fun to work with. Our company credo is “Work hard. Have fun. Make history”. As the right candidate, you will love what you do, and instinctively know how to make work fun. You will be dynamic and creative, and willing to take on any challenge.

    Enjoy working with customers and partners. You have a passion for educating, training, designing, and building cloud computing systems for some of the world’s largest and most important organizations.

    Have a strong understanding of large scale computing solutions. The ideal candidate will have past experience working as a systems or support engineer. You will enjoy keeping your existing technical skills honed and developing new ones, so that you can make strong contributions to deep architecture discussions. You regularly take part in deep-dive education and design exercises to create world class solutions built on AWS.

    Roles & Responsibilities:
    • Design Customer Solutions
    • Collaborate with AWS field sales, pre­sales, training and support teams to help customers learn and use AWS services in general with a focus on Big Data and Analytics such as Elastic Map Reduce (EMR), Redshift, Kinesis, Amazon Machine Learning, AWS Lambda, Data Pipeline, S3, DynamoDB, and the Relational Database Service (RDS)
    • Provide global thought leadership on Analytics solutions that benefit customers through the use of AWS Services. This takes the form of contribution to external publications such as the AWS Big Data Blog, White Papers and Reference architectures, as well as internal training and coaching of Solution Architects, Professional Services Consultants, Technical Account Managers, and AWS Trainers
    • Serve as a key member of the business development and account management team in helping to ensure customer success in building and migrating applications, software and services on the AWS platform.
    • Assist solution providers with the definition and implementation of technical and business strategies.
    • Capture and share best-practice knowledge amongst the worldwide AWS solution architect community.
    • Understand AWS market segments, and industry verticals.
    • Understand and exploit the use of internal business support systems.

    Basic Qualifications

    • This position is based in Buenos Aires, Argentina
    • Ability to communicate fluently in English and Spanish (Verbal and Written) is a must.
    • The candidate must possess both technical and customer-facing skills that will allow them to be the "technical support face” of Amazon within end customers. He or she must be able to facilitate relationships with senior personnel, as well as the technical background that enables him or her to easily interact and give guidance to software developers, IT pros, and system architects in public sector markets. The ideal candidate must also possess a demonstrated ability to think strategically about business, product, and technical challenges.
    • The right person is highly technical and analytical, possess significant experience of software development and/or IT and networking implementation and consulting experience.
    • Experience working within the software development or Internet industries is highly desired.
    • Understanding of application, server, and network security is highly desired.
    • Executive speaking and presentation skills – The right person must have experiences with formal presentations, white boarding, large and small group presentations.
    • Technical – Web services development/deployment experience, IT systems and network engineering experience, security and compliance experience, etc.
    • Operational – Website/web services as well as traditional IT networking, operations, management, and security experience.
    • Economic and business – RFP/Acquisition support; market analysis; cost benefit analysis, etc.
    • Ability to think strategically about business, product, and technical challenges in an enterprise environment. Understanding of Agile methodologies, and the ability to apply these practices to Analytics projects.
    • Deep experience in three or more of the following areas: Software design or development, Infrastructure architecture, Content distribution, Database architecture, IP Networking, IT Security, Troubleshooting, Performance Tuning, Systems Operations
    • Working knowledge of development methodologies and more than of the following languages: .NET, C++, Java, PHP, Perl, Python, Ruby on Rails
    • Highly technical and analytical, possessing 10 or more years of analytics platform implementation or operations experience. Deep understanding of database and analytics technologies in the industry including MPP, Relational, and NOSQL databases.
    • Knowledge of the underlying infrastructure requirements such as Networking, Storage, and Hardware Optimization.
    • Implementation and tuning experience in the Apache Hadoop ecosystem, including tools such as Hadoop Streaming, Spark, Pig and Hive.
    • Implementation and tuning experience of Data Warehousing platforms, including knowledge of Data Warehouse Schema Design, Query Tuning and Optimisation, and Data Migration and Integration. Experience of requirements for the analytics presentation layer including Dashboards, Reporting, and OLAP
    • BS level technical degree required; Computer Science or Math background preferred.

    Preferred Qualifications

    • Strong verbal and written communications skills are a must, as well as the ability to work effectively across internal and external organizations and virtual teams.
    • Hands-on experience leading large-scale global data warehousing and analytics projects.
    • Demonstrated industry leadership in the fields of Database and/or Data Warehousing, Data Sciences and Big Data processing. Experience with Statistics and Machine Learning.
    • Hands-on experience as a database, data warehouse or big data developer.
    • Track record of implementing AWS services in a variety of business environments such as large enterprises and start-ups. Experience working within the software development or Internet industries is highly desired.
    • Working knowledge of modern software development practices and technologies such as agile methodologies and DevOps is highly desired.
    • AWS Certification, such as "AWS Solutions Architect Associate"
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