AWS Architect

Category: Architecture
City: Herndon, Virginia, United States
Position ID: J1019-2073
Employment Type: Full Time
jobimage

Meet our professionals

CGI: A company committed to clients

Position Description

CGI has an immediate need for an AWS Architect to join our financial services team in Herndon, VA. This is an exciting opportunity to work in a fast-paced team environment supporting one of the largest leaders in the secondary mortgage industry. We take an innovative approach to supporting our client, working side-by-side in an agile environment using emerging technologies.

Your future duties and responsibilities

In this role, you will serve as an AWS Architect responsible for the capture and delivery of digital transformation engagements with a focus on Cloud migration, hybrid Cloud solutions, Platform as a Service (PaaS) integration, and solution implementation.​

Required qualifications to be successful in this role

• 10+ years’ hands-on support of business-critical IT infrastructure that includes design/implementation. At least five of those years should be in cloud technologies.
• At least 3 years of experience dealing with enterprise cloud technology transformation strategies and processes.
• 5 years of experience with datacenter solution which include VMWare, bare metal and network solutions
• At least 2 – 3 years’ experience in architecting Hybrid cloud solutions which involve On-premise and multi clouds such as AWS, Azure, Salesforce etc.
• 3 years’ experience in implementing IaaS multi region and multi zone solutions utilizing various network solutions such as AWS Route53, Direct Connect, MPLS etc.
• Experience in architecting high level cloud security for Hybrid cloud solutions
• Baseline Security/Compliance understanding relative to Cloud technology.
• Ideal candidate will have experience working as a technical leader that has personally brought cloud transformation to an organization.
• Proven ability to explain transformational concepts to decision makers and influence their technology strategy.
• Fluency with cloud-native application architectures (PaaS, Saas, Public & Private Cloud, microservices, containerization, serverless computing, API design patterns).
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

Desired qualifications
• Professional level AWS technical certifications
• Experience with RedHat OpenShift

EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENT
Bachelor degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or related field

Skills

  • RedHat
  • Cloud Computing

What you can expect from us

Build your career with us.

It is an extraordinary time to be in business. As digital transformation continues to accelerate, CGI is at the center of this change—supporting our clients’ digital journeys and offering our professionals exciting career opportunities.

At CGI, our success comes from the talent and commitment of our professionals. As one team, we share the challenges and rewards that come from growing our company, which reinforces our culture of ownership. All of our professionals benefit from the value we collectively create.

Be part of building one of the largest independent technology and business services firms in the world.

Learn more about CGI at www.cgi.com.

No unsolicited agency referrals please.

CGI is an equal opportunity employer.

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, ethnicity, ancestry, color, sex, religion, creed, age, national origin, citizenship status, disability, medical condition, military and veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation or perceived sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, and gender expression, familial status, political affiliation, genetic information, or any other legally protected status or characteristics.

CGI provides reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities. If you need an accommodation to apply for a job in the U.S., please email the CGI U.S. Employment Compliance mailbox at US_Employment_Compliance@cgi.com. You will need to reference the requisition number of the position in which you are interested. Your message will be routed to the appropriate recruiter who will assist you. Please note, this email address is only to be used for those individuals who need an accommodation to apply for a job. Emails for any other reason or those that do not include a requisition number will not be returned.

We make it easy to translate military experience and skills! Click here to be directed to our site that is dedicated to veterans and transitioning service members.

All CGI offers of employment in the U.S. are contingent upon the ability to successfully complete a background investigation. Background investigation components can vary dependent upon specific assignment and/or level of US government security clearance held.

CGI will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with CGI’s legal duty to furnish information.

CGI is committed to the principles of equal employment opportunity and to compliance with US laws and regulations. Click here to access our US EEO/Affirmative action policy.

Applicants have rights under Federal Employment Laws:

  1. EPPA
  2. FMLA
  3. Consolidated EEO Is The Law

 

CGI provides reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities. If you need an accommodation to apply for a job in the U.S., please email the CGI U.S. Employment Compliance mailbox at US_Employment_Compliance@cgi.com. You will need to reference the requisition number of the position in which you are interested. Your message will be routed to the appropriate recruiter who will assist you. Please note, this email address is only to be used for those individuals who need an accommodation to apply for a job. Emails for any other reason or those that do not include a requisition number will not be returned.

We make it easy to translate military experience and skills! Click here to be directed to our site that is dedicated to veterans and transitioning service members.