Amazon Corporate LLC Technical Briefing Architect in Seattle, Washington

Technical Briefing Architect Location: US-WA-Seattle Job ID: 758948 Company: : Amazon Web Services, Inc. Company/Location (search) : Country (Full Name): : United States Job DescriptionTechnical Briefing Architect - AWS Strategic Engagement Center - Seattle (Level 6) Job Description Are you interested in helping connect Government, Education, and Non-Profit customers with cloud computing web services? Would you like to be part of a team that works as a Subject Matter Expert alongside AWS Sales Executives as they strive to answer some of the most challenging industry and solution questions facing AWS customers? AWS is hiring multiple Technical Briefing Architects to work with its customers and their partners in transforming their IT landscapes. AWS Briefing Architects engage with customers to understand their business drivers and technology portfolios, and present reliable cloud infrastructure and services solutions, inspiring customers to adopt AWS. They help develop a shared vision, supporting the customer through the challenges of cloud adoption, demonstrating the reality of the vision and motivating customers to accelerate their adoption of the Cloud. AWS is looking for someone who is passionate about: * Supporting executives from C-level to Heads of Function to inspire them to adopt the AWS Cloud * Help identifying motivators for cloud adoption and unlocking challenges that customers may face * Help architecting AWS cloud native solutions as well as and hybrid AWS and on-premise solutions * Getting feedback from common customer requirements into AWS service development teams Basic Qualifications Basic Qualifications * A Bachelor's degree (computer science preferred); Masters/MBA/PhD degree preferred. * 10+ years of IT experience as a technical specialist or consultant in Customer-facing roles. * Excellent written and verbal communication skills, including group leadership and executive presentations. * Significant experience working in an evangelism or technical architect/solutions architect role * Strong knowledge and experience with cloud computing infrastructure, application development platforms and popular programming languages * Willingness and ability to work autonomously, with some domestic & international travel. This role will be primarily based in an AWS location in Seattle * A history of successful speaking engagements and industry influence is preferred Preferred QualificationsPreferred Qualifications Candidates should have experience in the following areas: * Supporting executive Customer relationships and key business stakeholders. * Broad systems experience such as SAP, Oracle, Microsoft and custom Java/.NET applications, or experience in software architecture in two or more of the following areas: Serverless, IoT, Mobile Application Development, data centric applications or web scale applications. * Designing, building, and operating global IT infrastructures. * A proven track record of managing and delivering large-scale enterprise IT projects. * 10 to 15 years' experience in IT Infrastructure and/or software development, with special emphasis in areas of Compute, Storage, Databases, Networking, Application Services, Big Data and distributed computing. * Practical experience in cloud computing architecture work, systems or application design, development or operations is a requirement. * Past experience on Cloud Computing platforms is preferred. Strong knowledge of the AWS platform a must. Amazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer – Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sex