Accenture AWS Application Architect - Location Negotiable in Topeka, Kansas
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Job Description for AWS Application Architec
You will be solving deep technical problems and building creative solutions in a dynamic environment leading knowledgeable and passionate SDE's. A large percentage of your time will be - hands-on - building for the cloud – designing for five 9s, globally distributed all-active deployments, horizontal scalability, fault tolerance, and more.
You are motivated by learning, evaluating, and deploying new technologies. Our services are deployed in an Amazon Web Services environment, and so you will be working with many AWS components. The ideal candidate has proven hands-on delivery experience into the AWS ecosystem. You thrive in a true-agile, highly paced, customer facing environment. You have a low tolerance for mediocrity. You love to write code and build extraordinary things.
We are looking for coders, people who love to code, just like we do! You should be energetic, confident, and ready to contribute in many areas of the software development lifecycle. You may be involved in all the aspects from research, design, specs, coding, and bug fixing. Our team focus is on writing dependable code and getting high quality products and services to market as quick as possible.
Minimum 5 years of recent, hands-on, experience building upon AWS cloud native services using EC2, S3, ECS, SQS, API Gateway, Lambda, etc.
Minimum 4 years of experience with infrastructure as code IAC and using tools such as Terraform, Ansible, or Chef.
Minimum 4 years of experience with CICD pipelines (i.e. Jenkins) with building and/or configuring pipelines for build and deployment of software.
Minimum 8 years coding knowledge and experience with C# .NET and/or java and object oriented methodologies
Minimum 6 years of leading software design and architecture for large scale platforms
Minimum 6 years of leading, and contributing within, software engineering team delivery
Minimum 3 years coding knowledge and experience with SQL
Minimum 2 years experience of writing scripts in Python, PowerShell or Bash
BS Degree in Computer Science or related technical field or equivalent practical knowledge
Passion for Secure Coding, including extensive experience in security tools as part of software delivery via pipelines
Successfully developed for large scale distributed systems and reliable, fault tolerant software at scale (i.e. petabytes of data)
Experience in the design/build/maintenance/refactor of large scale low latency high performance systems
Ability to quickly learn and develop expertise in existing highly complex applications and architectures
Strong troubleshooting and debugging skills, particularly in both production and non-production environments.
Experience using Agile methodologies, TDD, Code review, clear and concise documentation
Experience designing/implementing high performance Web services using SOA/REST/Microservices
Professional Skill Requirements:
Strong analytic, problem solving, and troubleshooting skills
Uncommon ability and motivation to tackle problems and learn fast
Ability to perform at a high level within a technical team
Ability to work independently with minimal supervision
Excellent communication and relationship skills
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