Senior AWS Solution Architect


  • Manage all levels of AWS services within EF Kids & Teens organization which consist of live, staging, qa environments
  • Include implementation of monitoring, reporting, deploying, refining and automating configurations on all AWS resources, and working with external and internal users on AWS issue troubleshooting
  • Participate on the regular review, planning, audit of AWS hosted infrastructure for strategy and implementation
  • Perform these responsibilities as an individual and as part of the team
  • Diagnose and address issues in a timely and effective manner
  • Act as technical expert to support application developing team in terms of AWS scaling and bring the designs from concept to production
  • Continually think and challenge existing processes to improve efficiency, create and update our AWS standards and ensure that the AWS resources are deployed to these standards
  • Assist in server and network administration in corporate datacentre and Amazon cloud
  • Work closely with regional & global IT support teams to resolve or follow up any IT support requests
  • In a secondary role, the AWS solution architect will be expected to provide support extending beyond AWS in corporate datacentre and Amazon cloud


Skills & Experience

  • Bachelor degree relatively in computer science and technology
  • Minimum 8-10 years of relevant experience in an enterprise environment supporting IT infrastructure
  • Minimum 5-7 years of experience working with Amazon Web Services and/or Cloud based systems
  • Thorough understanding of IaaS, PaaS, SaaS, and public & private &hybrid Cloud
  • Expert experience of architecting services of AWS on a theoretical and practical level (EC2, EBS, VPC, Security Group, ELB, Auto Scaling, AZ, CloudWatch, etc)
  • Extensive experience with migrating IT infrastructure from corporate datacentre to AWS
  • Extensive experience on automated AWS resources monitoring and configuring using scripts such as JSON
  • Strong background in maintaining and supporting virtual environments and virtual datacentre
  • Hands-on experience implementing, supporting and designing highly available, cross-regional and large scale AWS infrastructure and topology
  • In-depth knowledge of scripting language, major operating system, networking virtualization, storage, disaster recovery, monitoring/alert systems is highly desirable;
  • Very strong problem solving and troubleshooting skills including ability to perform root cause analysis
  • Comprehensive verbal and written communication skills in English and Mandarin
  • Strong organizational skills and ability to manage a diversified workload
  • AWS SA professional certified is a plus

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