Cloud Architect in Rockville, MD at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 10/10/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contract to Hire
  • Location:
    Rockville, MD
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:

Job Description

Are you a highly skilled Cloud Architect? Are you interested in applying your expertise to further the mission of an industry-leading financial services organization? If so, we may have the ideal role for you with our client in Rockville!

This is a contract to hire opportunity. Applicants must be willing and able to work on a w2 basis and convert to FTE following contract duration. For our w2 consultants, we offer a great benefits package that includes Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits, 401k with company matching, and life insurance.

Responsibilities of the Cloud Architect:

  • Leverage AWS components to design application architectures
  • Ensure applications work within existing AWS components and security standards
  • Build prototypes of new technologies to determine suitability for use
  • Collaborate closely with product team to understand requirements
  • Ensure consistency across architecture 

Requirements of the Cloud Architect:

  • Bachelor's degree in a relevant technical discipline
  • At least 10 years of overall software engineering experience
  • At least 3 years of extensive real-world AWS experience
  • Extensive AWS, infrastructure, and DevOps experience
  • Ability to architect new cloud systems based on business requirements
  • Ability to write code for prototypes when needed
  • AWS certification preferred

Keywords: Cloud Architect, Software Engineering, AWS, DevOps, Financial Services

Job ID: 330235

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Leveraging over 30 years of success, our expertise in IT staffing, Agile consulting, creative services, managed services, and life sciences enables us to partner with our clients to execute their business strategy and scale effectively. Headquartered in Reading, MA and with offices from coast to coast, Eliassen Group offers local community presence, deep networks, as well as national reach. For more information, visit

Eliassen Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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