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AWS Solutions Architect - South East

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Ref: 15 Date Posted: Tuesday 07 Aug 2018
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Pulsant is a market leading IT services company - providing ultra-reliable, flexible managed services and hybrid cloud solutions to businesses nationwide and across multiple industry sectors.


With c400 staff based in several locations around the UK, we offer a first class, fun working environment.


We are looking for an experienced solutions architect who will be responsible for the design and delivery of innovative cloud solutions for our customers – demonstrating deep knowledge across multiple technologies but with an emphasis on AWS.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Delivering architecture design and implementations in AWS, GCP (and Azure)Leading and being deeply involved in the hands-on technical delivery of customer projects
  • Driving solution architecture and best practices by:
  • Producing white papers and best practices guides
  • Mentoring other fellow Cloud Architects
  • Producing public facing content such as blog posts and presentations
  • Implementing PoCs making use of innovative technology by evaluating trending technologies
  • Supporting the pre sales and bid activity (consultative, architectural, program and engineering)Enabling clients to visualise the possibilities of leveraging public cloud and the path to get there.
  • Constantly investigating and evaluating industry trends
  • Work with selected vendors to create and refine new propositions which enable our business to achieve our strategic objectives.
  • Provide technical insight and handover to operational teams to transition new propositions into customer service.


We are seeking someone with AWS Professional Certification together with

  • Extensive experience in Architecture design and delivery with a focus on AWS
  • Significant experience of pre-sales design and solution implementation in Cloud, Virtualisation, Storage, Network and service integration.
  • Experience performing vendor assessment and selection processes from scoping requirement documents and decision making based on defined criteria.
  • Experience with multi-tenanted, multi-site service provider environments including disaster recovery and application store technologies.
  • Knowledge of database and big data architectures as well as hybrid cloud solutions.
  • A good understanding of business workflows and application service integration into Cloud services.