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Cloud Architect, AWS, Java, Spring, SOA, Insurance in Boston, MA at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 6/11/2019

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    Boston, MA
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Job Description

We have an exciting opportunity for a Cloud Architect with our industry-leading client in Boston.

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 Cloud Architect:

  • Researching, analyzing, designing, proposing, and delivering solutions that are appropriate for the business and technology strategies.
  • Design cloud infrastructure that is secure, scalable, and highly available on AWS
  • Design, architect and implement network security features and functionality such as network access controls, firewalls and subnets for isolation.
  • Should be able to contribute to hands on development if needed
  • Focusing on strategies for creating value: product, distribution, Agency and Customer Interfaces.
  • Researching and evaluating software/hardware products to assist in project development and operational support activities.
  • Work with Chief Architect in researching industry trends and directions.
  • Recommending new tools, methodologies, technologies, data and platforms.
  • Supporting the selection of tools and components used for an IT project.
  • Providing input on options, risk, cost vs. benefits, and impacts on other processes for buy vs. build decisions.
  • Analyzing the current architecture to identify weaknesses and develop opportunities for improvements such as expanding capacity, predictability, reducing time & cost, and increasing effectiveness.

Requirements of the Cloud Architect:

  • 5 - 7yrs of architecture experience (10-15yrs overall)
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Strong J2EE, Spring, Spring Boot and SOA Experience required
  • Strong knowledge on AWS
  • Knowledge and use of SVN/Github, Nexus, Jenkins, Selenium
  • At least 3-5 years of experience building and maintaining AWS infrastructure (VPC, EC2, Security Groups, IAM, ECS, CodeDeploy, CloudFront, S3)
  • Expertise using Ansible, Terraform, packer and CloudFormation for configuration management
  • Experience with Docker, Kubernetes, GitHub, Jenkins, ELK and deploying applications on AWS
  • Experience working with CI/CD process and tools, testing frameworks and practices
  • Application Integration experience
  • Drools rules engine, JBoss EAP, WebSphere and Tomcat experience
  • Policy, Claims and Billing experience is a plus
  • Publishing Systems experience a plus
  • Need to be a self-starter and able to work independently with minimal supervision
  • Analytical and problem-solving abilities, with keen attention to detail.
  • Good understanding security standards.
  • Some exposure to RAD development tools.
  • Experience with database architecture is a plus.
  • Familiarity with Web content management, and Document management and collaboration tools.

Keywords: Cloud Architect, AWS, Java, Spring, SOA, Insurance, Git, GitHub, security

Job ID: 320179

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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