AWS Solutions Architect in Herndon, VA at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 8/1/2019

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    Herndon, VA
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Job Description

We have a wonderful opportunity for an AWS Solutions Architect with our industry-leading education client in Reston.

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 Solutions Architect:

  • Coordinate with stakeholders to define business requirements and strategic road maps
  • Work across technical teams to develop, expand, and refine comprehensive architecture models to drive enterprise solutions
  • Evaluate and advise on alternative architectures related to buy vs. build, security, documentation, risks, and cost
  • Validate architectural compliance to requirements and verify system compliance to architecture
  • Research, refine, develop, document, and communicate plans for investing and systems architecture
  • Provide subject matter expertise to both development teams and other Systems Architects 

Requirements of the AWS Solutions Architect:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or Engineering required; Master's preferred
  • At least 10 years of experience in systems design and integration
  • At least 5 years of architecture experience across multiple disciplines
  • At least 3 years of experience with Java, NodeJS, and ReactJS
  • At least 2 years of experience with AWS Cloud architecture tools
  • Expertise in new development in an AWS server-less environment
  • Training/certifications in AWS and MS technologies desired
  • Ability to architect solutions using AWS for cloud-scale 

Keywords: AWS Solutions Architect, Systems Architect, Java, NodeJS, ReactJS, Amazon Web Services

Job ID: 321820

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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