AWS Instructor in New York, NY at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 2/11/2020

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    New York, NY
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Job Description

Do you have AWS experience and a background in teaching? Our client is seeking a candidate to teach AWS to students in a creative, inventive, and fast paced start-up environment.

We will accept corp to corp or w2 contractors. 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 Instructor:

  • Prepare students for mid-level to high-level careers in Information Technology and provide sources for outside learning
  • Collaborate with the director of curriculum and our corporate partner to identify, evaluate, and evolve the training as new technologies become available
  • Identify students needs, to create an individualized plan for the student achievement and participating in student Status meetings
  • Maintain Canvas LMS for classroom materials, testing, and communication with students
  • Maintain a minimum of an 80% graduation rate for every cohort based on rigorous assessments of student performance
  • Provide daily instruction, assessment administration, keep attendance, tutor one-on-one, and evaluate progress
Requirements of the AWS Instructor:
  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience in Information Systems, Information Technology, Computer Science, etc
  • At least 3 years of related work experience including at least 1 year relevant experience teaching AWS certification courses 
  • 3+ years of experience designing and supporting AWS environments including IaaS, SaaS, and PaaS
  • Ability to explain cloud computing, and familiarity with Unix, Linux, Shell Scripting, Virtual Machines, Containerization.
  • Familiarity and skilled with Docker, Kubernetes, VirtualEnv, VMWare, VirtualBox, KaliLinux or Tails
  • Familiarity with Application Development, i.e. SpringBoot, Java, APIs, application deployment processes
Keywords: AWS, AWS Certified, Teaching, Instructor

Job ID: 334470

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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