Networking Specialist Solutions Architect, ASEAN Enterprise

Networking Specialist Solutions Architect, ASEAN Enterprise

Amazon Web Services Singapore Private Limited
10-15 years
240000 - 456000 SGD

Job Description

Job Summary
Amazon Web Services (AWS) is looking for a Networking-focused Solutions Architect with network technology skills to provide deep knowledge and innovative leadership to our customers. This position is for a highly technical Subject Matter Expert that can dive deep, build complex AWS-optimized architectures, work with customers, and work with internal teams to design next generation cloud and hybrid IT architectures.

You must have deep technical experience working with technologies related to networking in cloud and hybrid architectures. You have a strong understanding of traditional local- and wide-area network technologies, network overlay/virtualization technologies, and software defined network design patterns, network infrastructure, SDN edge connectivity, network visibility, performance, application-aware load balancing, connecting cloud with on-premises resources, and fortifying networks. You must be familiar with the community of software, hardware, consulting, colocation, telecommunications, and others in networking provider space, and you will leverage this knowledge to help our customers accelerate and optimise their usage of AWS cloud. The ideal candidate is as comfortable white-boarding complex network architectures as implementing complex network configuration.

Key job responsibilities
You must have great communication skills and be very technical, with the ability to impress AWS customers at any level, from executive to network engineers. You will get the opportunity to work directly with our customers as well as AWS service teams, influencing their roadmaps and driving innovation.

A day in the life
As a Solutions Architect at AWS, you will have the opportunity to help shape and deliver on a strategy to build broad use of Amazon's utility computing web services (e.g., Amazon EC2, Amazon VPC, and Amazon Route 53) directly with our key customers. Your broad responsibilities will include: owning technical networking engagements, designing resilient architectures, developing a deep expertise in the AWS technologies as well as broad know-how around how applications and services are built using the AWS platform and being a subject matter expert on Networking.

About the team
Specialist SA, Networking role is within AWS ASEAN Enterprise Solution Architecture Team.

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, engineering, mathematics, or related field of study OR 8+ years of professional work experience
  • 8+ years within specific technology domain areas (e.g. software development, cloud computing, systems engineering, infrastructure, security, networking, data & analytics)
  • 5+ years of experience in networking infrastructure, telecommunications or other core infrastructure role
  • Experience in a customer-facing, sales aligned role, presenting to small and large audiences
  • Hands-on technical expertise in Networking design, implementation, integration, and/or deployment
  • Working knowledge of cloud technologies
  • Working knowledge of Networking tools and processes
  • Deep knowledge of IPv4 and IPv6 protocols and standards
  • Demonstrated ability to think strategically about business, product, and technical challenges
  • Experience speaking publicly in front of large audiences
  • Strong verbal and written communications skills are a must, as well as the ability to work effectively across internal and external organizations and virtual teams
  • Ability to travel as required

Preferred Qualifications

  • In addition to broad technical depth expertise in Networking, relevant industry certifications (CCIE, CCNP etc. )
  • AWS Certifications, e.g. AWS Solutions Architect Professional, AWS Certified Advanced Networking - Specialty
  • Intermediate or advanced experience architecting/securing solutions built on AWS
  • Hands-on technical expertise in building scripts, tools, or methodologies that enhance customers solutions
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate complex technical matters clearly and concisely orally and in writing
  • Demonstrated ability to adapt to new technologies and learn quickly
  • Experience working with IT leadership to articulate Networking and connectivity strategies and plans

Amazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation. We believe passionately that employing a diverse workforce is central to our success and we make recruiting decisions based on your experience and skills. We welcome applications from all members of society irrespective of age, gender, disability, sexual orientation, race, religion or belief.

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