Cloud & DevOps

Cloud (AWS) Architect

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Our Challenge

In this role as a Cloud (AWS) Architect, you will work on building proofs of concepts aligned with best practices and coding based upon the business requirements and specifications presented to you. Through GCP, AWS, and Kubernetes, you will also design and architect applications while collaborating with global technical and non-technical teams across the organization.

Responsibilties

  • Build proofs of concepts and reference architectures to serve as best practice examples with existing tools, as well as demonstrate what is possible 
  • Document best practices, analyze workstreams, and actively solicit feedback from practitioners on how to improve time-to-market 
  • Participate in hands-on coding based on requirements and functional specifications 
  • Architect, analyze, evaluate, test, debug, document, and implement Web and Defi applications as well as Infrastructure as Code (IaC) 
  • Work with teams to ensure smooth and correct operations of any code/APIs used by the application 
  • Produce technical and user documentation as needed 
  • Provide ad hoc support for tasks required for completion of deliverables and application support 
  • Provide technical solutions for large scalable designs 
  • Communicate effectively with both technical and non-technical personnel 
  • Communicate with programmatic units to translate business requirements into technical specifications 

Requirements

You are:

  • Equipped with 7+ years of designing/architecting applications on Google Cloud Platform or Amazon Web Services (preferred) 
  • Preferably bringing 3+ years of experience designing/architecting applications deployed on Kubernetes Engine, Amazon Elastic Container Service (Amazon ECS), or Elastic Kubernetes Service including documentation, continuous integration, continuous delivery and continuous deployments, with a GitOps-approach mindset 
  • An expert with AWS, particularly experienced in transactional and analytical workloads 
  • Equipped with operational experience using multiple applications running in Kubernetes clusters 
  • Experienced in production systems  
  • Experienced in requirements gathering, especially in a regulated environment 
  • Familiar with Operational Risk, Troubleshooting, and Root Cause analysis 
  • A continuous learner, and a subject matter expert in several architectural patterns 
  • Knowledgeable in hypothesis-testing & triangulating to recover normal operations during an outage 
  • Experienced in technical documentation in a complex business environment requiring integration and proficiency with dozens of internal/open-source tools 
  • Able to make high-level design choices and dictate technical standards, including software coding standards, tools, and platforms 
  • Able to design multi-leveled architecture or component interactions of a large-scale software system 

We Can Offer You

  • A highly competitive compensation and benefits package 
  • A multinational organization with offices in 17 global locations and the possibility to work abroad 
  • Laptop and a mobile phone 
  • 15 days of paid annual leave 
  • Maternity & Paternity leave plans 
  • A comprehensive insurance plan including: medical, dental, vision, life insurance, and long-/short-term disability 
  • Retirement savings plans 
  • A higher education certification policy 
  • Commuter benefits 
  • Extensive training opportunities, focused on skills, substantive knowledge, and personal development 
  • On-demand Udemy for Business for all Synechron employees with free access to more than 5000 curated courses  
  • Coaching opportunities with experienced colleagues from our FinLabs and Center of Excellences (CoE) groups  
  • Cutting edge projects at the world’s leading tier-one banks, financial institutions and insurance firms 
  • A flat and approachable organization 
  • An excellent working atmosphere: regular drinks, sports activities, offsite weekends with a young, dynamic team 
  • A truly diverse, fun-loving and global work culture 

Diversity & Inclusion are fundamental to our culture, and Synechron is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. Our Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) initiative ‘Same Difference’ is committed to fostering an inclusive culture – promoting equality, diversity and an environment that is respectful to all. We strongly believe that a diverse workforce helps build stronger, successful businesses as a global company. We empower our global workforce by offering flexible workplace arrangements, mentoring, internal mobility, learning and development programs.

All employment decisions at Synechron are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications, without regard to the applicant’s gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, ethnicity, disabled or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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