Principal DevOps Architect
Company: Amazon.com, Inc.
Posted on: April 10, 2021
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Services, Inc. DESCRIPTION Do you enjoy leading, guiding, and
influencing customers and team members throughout the DevOps
journey? As a Principal DevOps Architect, you will have the
opportunity to work on some of the world's most complex challenges.
You will apply your deep technical expertise to solve cloud-based
solutions at scale. You will lead customers through transforming
their business with the combination of cultural philosophies,
practices, and tools that deliver end-to-end applications and
infrastructure solutions. In parallel, you will be a DevOps
thought-leader for AWS. You will be a strategic member of the
leadership team where you drive the DevOps vision for the
The Principal DevOps Architect is a leader with an established
record of DevOps organizational transformation and cloud adoption
with enterprise level customers. A successful DevOps practitioner
has technical depth across the Full DevOps Spectrum along with
leading and advising C-level executives, evangelizing enterprise
cloud based DevOps transformations, and pioneering the latest
DevOps industry standards.
As a Principal DevOps Architect, you will be expected to:
-- Own the quality of DevOps architecture and design.
-- Contribute intellectual property through patent generation.
-- Lead and contribute to define industry standards and AWS DevOps
-- Functionally decompose complex problems into simple,
-- Fully and completely understand system inter-dependencies and
-- Assist in the career development of others, actively mentoring
individuals and the Amazon developer community on advanced
technical issues and helping managers guide the career growth of
their team members.
-- Exert technical influence over multiple teams, increasing their
productivity and effectiveness by sharing your deep knowledge and
-- Lead technical and design discussions with Executives to help
enterprises speed their adoption of new technologies and
-- Serve as a thought leader and SME for DevOps industry trends,
new and existing technology offerings, and architectural
-- Advise on implementing AWS best practices and provide
Our team members work with enterprise customers locally, regionally
and domestically. As such, team members will be required to travel
to client locations to sell and deliver professional services as
BASIC QUALIFICATIONS -- BS level technical degree or 15+ years of
professional or military experience.
-- 12+ years of software development or application engineering in
languages such as Python, Ruby, Go, Swift, Java, .Net, C++ or
similar object oriented language.
-- 8+ years of experience as a technical advisor.
-- Experience with architecting and automating cloud native
technologies, deploying applications, and provisioning
-- Experience with Infrastructure as Code, using CloudFormation,
Terraform, or other tools.
-- Experience architecting cloud native CI/CD workflows and tools,
such as Jenkins, Bamboo, TeamCity, Code Deploy (AWS) and/or
-- Architectural leadership experience with microservices and
distributed applications, such as containers, Kubernetes, and/or
-- Experience with the full software development lifecycle and
delivery using Agile practices. PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS -- Leader
in demonstrating agility through various delivery and
-- Computer Science or Engineering background.
-- Demonstrated success as a software developer, application
architect, release manager, product manager, CTO, or consultant
working with various platforms.
-- Experience architecting, designing and developing applications
on the AWS platform.
-- Experience designing and building applications using container
and serverless technologies.
-- Experience architecting highly available systems that utilize
load balancing and horizontal scalability.
-- Experience with Configuration Management platforms (e.g. Chef,
Puppet, Salt, or Ansible).
-- Experience working directly with customers, partners or
-- Participant in speaking engagements, published work, published
blogs, and/or acquired patents, demonstrating industry
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an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the
basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual
orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other
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