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AWS Architect

Credence Management Solutions, LLC | Tysons Corner US USA | Part Time | Posted: 09/13/2019

Job Descriptiontop

Credence Management Solutions, LLC, is currently seeking an experienced AWS Architect for a Department of Defense Project.  The work will be performed out of Credence’s Vienna office. The candidate ideally should possess about 10 years of total experience with at 2+ years of AWS experience. 


The AWS Architect will design and develop overall architecture for hosting environment in AWS GovCloud and will be responsible for migrating applications to AWS GovCloud. S/he will author framework for scripts, and develop strategies for configuration management, using software development best practices. S/he will be responsible for written specifications and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job and maintain documentation of process flow.



The candidate will be a member of a managed services team responsible for, but not be limited to, the following responsibilities:

  • Involved in the complete software development life-cycle
  • Interface directly with the client and build good working relationships throughout all organizational levels
  • Provide technology leadership to the managed services team
  • Assess risks and impacts of the existing hosting environment and get knowledge transfer
  • Establish development tools, guidelines and conventions for development in Shell Scripting, Windows PowerShell, Python, and other programming languages as needed
  • Design, code, and test Infrastructure as Code (IaC) scripts
  • Maintain existing scripts by evaluating and improving existing code and applying bug fixes
  • Investigate and develop skills in new technologies
  • Create technical specifications and test plans
  • Work with other software development teams and understand their infrastructure requirements.
  • Build infrastructure monitoring strategies and instrument AWS environment

Job Requirementstop

  • Public Trust Active (minimum), Secret Clearance Active (preferred)
  • Bachelor of Science in one of the following subject areas: Computer Science, Information Technology or related field (equivalent experience will be considered).
  • AWS Certified Solutions Architect Certification
  • Ability to get Security+ certification
  • Minimum 10 years of related experience in software infrastructure development and management.
  • Agile Development experience, preferably with Scrum.
  • Strong technical design and development skills in order to provide scalable, efficient solutions to complex business problems
  • Cloud – Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) 2 years’ experience with Amazon Web Services (AWS)
  • Experience designing new systems from the ground up as well as assuming responsibility for existing systems and provide noticeable and significant improvements
  • Problem solving skills to troubleshoot business critical systems during outages
  • Good interpersonal, written, and oral communication skills
  • Ability to present ideas in user-friendly language
  • Self-motivated and directed, with keen attention to detail
  • Able to prioritize and execute tasks
  • Ability to work independently or in a team-oriented, collaborative environment
  • Able to quickly pick up new technology and perform thorough product evaluations
  • Able to present technical solutions to partners and customers

Job Detailstop

Location Tysons Corner, US, United States
Categories Information Technology

Location Maptop

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