Amazon Corporate LLC Database Specialist Solutions Architect - Nationwide Opportu in Denver, Colorado
Are you a database specialist with deep experience in relational and/ornon-relational database? Do you have a unique combination of deep technicalknowledge, business acumen and strong interpersonal skills? Amazon WebServices (AWS) is seeking a pre-sales Solutions Architect to work with ourcustomers and other AWS teams to help customers refactor existing workloadsand design new cloud based solutions.At AWS, customer obsession is in our DNA. The successful candidate willbecome a trusted advisor to our customers and will partner with AWS specialistsales, business development, and product teams to execute a go to marketstrategy, ensure success of our most complex customer engagements,collect, organized and disseminate expertise needed to drive database,analytics, and machine learning workloads.At AWS, we're hiring highly technical database architects with hands-oncapabilities in a combination of commercial, open-source, relational andnon-relational databases to collaborate with our customers and partners inmigrating their Database platforms and applications to the cloud.You will join a highly skilled, dynamic pre-sales team bringing the latestin disruptive, cutting-edge cloud computing technologies to bear ondifficult cost and agility challenges facing many organizations.The ideal candidate will ...Be great fun to work with. Our company credo is "Work hard. Have fun. Makehistory". As the right candidate, you will love what you do, andinstinctively know how to make work fun. You will be dynamic and creative,and willing to take on any challenge.Enjoy working with customers. You have a passion for engaging with customersin a pre-sales capacity, designing and building cloud based databasearchitectures, pro-actively identifying and removing roadblocks to successfor some of the world's largest and most important organizations.Roles and Responsibilities:* Collaborate with AWS field sales to support customers with their databaseworkload challenges.* Represent the voice of the customer to internal teams to drive the bestoutcomes for customers.* Thought Leadership - Produce and validate content like referencearchitectures, best practice blogs, and other artifacts* Capture best-practices from engineering and field teams, share patternsand solutions* Collaborate with AWS field teams to build a strong worldwide database andanalytics community.This position can be virtual. However, strong preference for this role to belocated at one of our U.S. AWS Corp. offices: Seattle, WA, Portland,OR, San Francisco, CA, East Palo Alto, CA, Santa Monica, CA,Irvine, CA, Tempe, AZ or Denver CO.Basic Qualifications* 10+ years experience with Relational and/or Non-Relational Databaseimplementation, operations and/or solution deployment experience in abusiness-critical, high-availability context.* Technical degrees in computer science, software engineering, ormathematics or equivalent experience;* Working knowledge of modern software development practices such as agilemethodologies and DevOps.* Website/web services as well as traditional IT networking, operations,management, and security experience.* Infrastructure requirements such as Networking, Storage, and HardwareOptimization.* Implementation and tuning experience of Databases including knowledge ofSchema Design, Query Tuning and Optimization, and Data Migration andIntegration.Amazon is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Amazon is an equalopportunity 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 protectedstatus. For individuals with disabilities who would like to request anaccommodation, please visit https://www.amazon.jobs/en/disability/us.