AWS Certifed Cloud Architect

ACI Group, Inc.

2019-09-05 12:36:02

Job location Rockville, Maryland, United States

Job type: fulltime

Job industry: I.T. & Communications

Job description

AWS Certified Cloud Architect, Rockville, MD

Our client is seeking an AWS Certified Cloud Architect for a contract opportunity in Rockville, MD.

NOTE: US Citizens or Green Card Holders Only, due to Government Requirements .

Job Description

Seeking a passionate AWS Certified Cloud Architect to join our client's team as a subject matter expert in cloud services, providers and platforms. They will be the leader of a highly technical cloud team that is responsible for providing engineering support and implementation services to a large Federal customer in a diverse IT environment. The cloud architect will be responsible for providing overall technical strategy but also have a willingness to participate in implementation as necessary. This subject matter expert keeps their skills sharp and wants to help other teams gain knowledge and trust in a Cloud-first mentality.


  • Serve as the cloud subject matter expert who provides strategy and architecture recommendations for the organization and leadership.

  • Oversee the cloud program from both a technical and non-technical perspective, managing a team of cloud engineers and their deliverables.

  • Develop and document the framework for technical standards within the cloud platform.

  • Engage with customers to understand business and systems requirements, advise on platform and tools, solution and oversee the implementation of end to end solutions within a large and diverse IT environment.

  • Design and define cloud system architecture including the integration of multiple platforms, operating system, and applications.

  • Coordinate with other IT teams in the environment to bring about technical transformation and adoption of Cloud platform.

  • Keep abreast of Cloud computing trends and emerging technologies.


  • Amazon Certified Solutions Architect - Professional

  • Bachelor's degree and a minimum of 10+ years of experience in IT infrastructure and AWS Cloud platform engineering

  • Detail-oriented approach to work, highly organized, and effective communications skills in both an oral and written format.

  • Significant experience in solutioning, architecting, designing, migrating and operating a cloud environment.

  • Significant experience in providing system architecture and application architecture recommendations.

  • Experience in a leadership role with the ability to motivate and manage a team of technical professionals.

  • Understanding of and hands-on experience with FedRAMP requirements and cloud-based security controls within a Federal space.

  • Knowledge of multiple Cloud provider offerings - AWS, Google, Azure

  • Experience working with a team using modern work management approaches such as Lean or Agile

Please Note

  • Only those individuals selected for an interview will be contacted.

  • No calls, inquiries, or Third Party Vendors please.

  • We are an equal opportunity employer (Unable to sponsor H1B Visas).

  • $1000 Referral Bonus - .

Since 1988, The ACI Group, a national IT staffing firm, has been committed to hiring the industry's leading professionals and presenting exciting career opportunities. We have access to varied types of contract, permanent and contract-to-perm positions and offer a choice of employment options including a full benefits package.

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