AWS Application Architect in Herndon, VA at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 11/26/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contract to Hire
  • Location:
    Herndon, VA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:

Job Description

Are you a highly experienced Application Architect with broad expertise in AWS solutions? Are you interested in working for a leading government integrator? If so, we may have the ideal role for you with our client in Reston!

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 AWS Application Architect:

  • Architect complex technical system solutions
  • Direct and document software program development
  • Develop, maintain, and integrate applications and systems
  • Participate in SDLC activities: design, effort estimation, and code reviews
  • Continuously improve tools and languages to develop, maintain, and execute systems

Requirements of the AWS Application Architect:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field and at least 12 years of experience; or,
  • Master's degree in Computer Science or related field and at least 10 years of experience
  • At least 4 years of enterprise-level architecture experience
  • Expertise in information systems design principles and current and emerging trends
  • Proficiency in Java/JEE, C#/.Net, JavaScript frameworks, web services, and RDBMS database systems
  • Experience in digital architecture and applications, web services development, and emerging technologies
  • Experience with "As a Service" models and platforms
  • Experience implementing system solutions in health insurance industry
  • Knowledge of health and human services programs: Medicaid, CHIP, etc.
  • Excellent analytical and communication skills, written and verbal
  • Ability to work effectively and efficiently in self governing teams
  • Knowledge of EA frameworks: TOGAF, NIST, etc.
  • Experience with Agile/CI/DevOps processes
  • Strong understanding of SDLC

Keywords: AWS Application Architect, Java, Agile, Continuous Integration, DevOps, SDLC

Job ID: 332463

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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