AWS Architect

at Cognizant Technology Solutions
Published January 24, 2023
Location Chicago, IL
Category Default  
Job Type Full-time  


We are looking for AWS Architect for an immediate need. This is a client-facing role & the candidate will have regular interactions with various client managers.

Prior experience in developing Cloud Formation Scripts for AWS Orchestration, Chef and/or Puppet

Hands on experience in AWS provisioning.

Knowledge of application deployment and data migration on AWS

Prior experience in architecting cloud first applications on AWS

Ability to design high availability applications on AWS across availability zones and availability regions

Ability to design applications on AWS taking advantage of disaster recovery design guidelines

Prior experience in automated build pipeline, continuous integration, and continuous deployment

Knowledge of monitoring, logging and cost management tools that integrate with AWS

Prior experience in architecting a performance test strategy for applications on AWS

Prior experience in leading a team that established Enterprise VPN and Amazon VPC integration with data center

Technical skills & Additional Skill family

AWS design and Architecture, Enterprise N/W, all AWS Services

Associates Degree in a related field (Networking, Software Development, Database Administration)

* Cognizant is recognized as a Military Friendly Employer and is a coalition member of the Veteran Jobs Mission. Our Cognizant Veterans Network Assists Veterans in building and growing a career at Cognizant that allows them to leverage the leadership, loyalty, integrity, and commitment to excellence instilled in them through participation in military service.

Applicants are required to be eligible to lawfully work in the U.S. immediately; employer will not sponsor applicants for U.S. work authorization (such as an H-1B visa) for this opportunity.

Employee Status : Full Time Employee

Shift : Day Job

Travel : No

Job Posting : Jan 20 2023

About Cognizant

Cognizant (Nasdaq-100: CTSH) is one of the world's leading professional services companies, transforming clients' business, operating and technology models for the digital era. Our unique industry-based, consultative approach helps clients envision, build and run more innovative and efficient businesses. Headquartered in the U.S., Cognizant is ranked 185 on the Fortune 500 and is consistently listed among the most admired companies in the world. Learn how Cognizant helps clients lead with digital at or follow us @USJobsCognizant.

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