Sr Iot Data Architect

3+ months agoUnited States


Are you passionate about the intersection of cloud computing, data analytics, and the Industrial Internet-of-Things (IIoT)? Do you have a unique combination of deep technical knowledge, business acumen and strong interpersonal skills? If you are fascinated by the endless possibilities unlocked when the power of cloud and ubiquitous connected devices are combined from interactive smart buildings, smart manufacturing, connected factories, self-monitoring medical devices, precision agriculture and more, we have the right role for you. We are hiring Senior IoT Data Architect into our Professional Services team to help our customers and partners envision, develop, and implement next generation IoT Data solutions.

This position requires a blend of both consulting skills and hands-on implementation skills. In addition to facilitating and leading meetings, AWS Senior Consultants write code, configure cloud environments, and build new solutions. They work side-by-side with senior leaders and engineers to deliver new solutions to production, advise on architecture and technology, lead work-streams, manage stakeholders, and assess enterprise cloud portfolios. They provide leadership to customers migrating existing platforms, solutions and systems using the full range of AWS cloud services.

At AWS, customer obsession is in our DNA. The successful candidate will become a trusted adviser to our customers and will work with AWS sales, business development, solution architects, and our IoT service team to drive IoT Data services adoption and revenue. This will include showcasing services such as AWS IoT Core, AWS IoT SiteWise, AWS IoT Analytics, AWS IoT Events, Amazon Kinesis, Amazon QuickSight.

Inclusive Team Culture
Here at AWS, we embrace our differences. We are committed to furthering our culture of inclusion. We have thirteen employee-led affinity groups, reaching 85,000 employees in over 190 chapters globally. We have innovative benefit offerings, and host annual and ongoing learning experiences, including our Conversations on Race and Ethnicity (CORE) and AmazeCon (gender diversity) conferences. Amazon's culture of inclusion is reinforced within our 16 Leadership Principles, which remind team members to seek diverse perspectives, learn and be curious, and earn trust.

Work/Life Balance
Our team puts a high value on work-life harmony. Striking a healthy balance between your personal and professional life is crucial to your happiness and success here. We are a customer-obsessed organizationleaders start with the customer and work backwards. They work vigorously to earn and keep customer trust. As such, this is a customer facing role in a hybrid delivery model. Project engagements include remote delivery methods and onsite engagement that will include travel to customer locations as needed.

Mentorship & Career Growth
Our team is dedicated to supporting new members. We have a broad mix of experience levels and tenures, and we're building an environment that celebrates knowledge sharing and mentorship. We care about your career growth and strive to assign projects based on what will help each team member develop into a better-rounded professional and enable them to take on more complex tasks in the future.

Here are some other qualities we are looking for:
• Be great fun to work with. At AWS, we have a credo of "Work hard. Have fun. Make history". In this role, you will love what you do, and instinctively know how to make work fun. You will be dynamic and creative, and willing to take on any challenge and make a big impact.
• Enjoy working with customers of all shapes and sizes. You will have a passion for educating, training, designing, and building cloud solutions for a diverse and challenging set of customers ranging from small businesses to large public sector organizations.
• Customer Delivery - Design and implement end-to-end solutions on AWS to support customers' IoT and IIoT use cases across industrial sectors.
• Customer Engagement Collaborate with AWS Sales leaders and service teams to formulate and execute a strategy to drive adoption of AWS.
• Industry Thought Leadership Work with Customers, Partners, and AWS teams to create, improve, and bring to market industry solutions built on AWS.
• Customer Advocacy Influence AWS services' roadmap based on Customers and Partners requirements to drive adoption of the AWS platform.
• Conduct one-to-few and one-to-many training sessions to transfer knowledge to customers considering or already using AWS.
This is a customer facing role. You will be required to travel to client locations and deliver professional services when needed


• Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience.
• 6+ years of experience in application architecture, data architecture, networking, or distributed system development experience.
• 6+ years of software development or application engineering with recent coding experience.
• 3+ years of experience in Smart Factory, Industry 4.0, or Industrial IoT (IIoT) solutions within industries such as Manufacturing, Oil & Gas, Power & Utility, Biotechnology, Pharmaceuticals, Food & Beverage, or Consumer Packaged Goods.
• Experience building large-scale, distributed systems.
• Experience working with external or internal customers to implement large-scale solutions.
• Understanding of emerging time-series, streaming and search technologies.
• Experience developing innovative solutions to complex business and technology problems.
• Must have outstanding written, verbal communication skills with an emphasis on communicating technical requirements and solutions to internal and external audiences.


• Masters or PhD in Computer Science, Physics, Engineering or Math.
• Hands on experience developing with AWS IoT Services and AWS Data Services.
• Experience developing solutions leveraging data science and analytics.
• Experience in stream processing using Kafka, Flink, Spark Streaming.

Amazon is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Amazon is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status. For individuals with disabilities who would like to request an accommodation, visit

For employees based in Colorado, this position starts at $122,300 per year. A sign-on bonus and restricted stock units may be provided as part of the compensation package, in addition to a range of medical, financial, and/or other benefits, dependent on the position offered.

Job ID: Amazon-1453258