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IT Consultancy


Belfast, Northern Ireland


AWS Architect

  • AWS Architect

    • Redditch, UK
    • Employees can work remotely
    • Full-time
    • Department: Cloud & Infrastructure

    Company Description

    We pledge "to prove IT can make a real difference to our customer's businesses". We work hard to ensure we understand what our customers need from their technology solutions and then we deliver.

    We are an award-winning company who provide world class customer service; we think big and we hire great people. Version 1 are more than just another IT services company - we are leaders in implementing and supporting Oracle, Microsoft and AWS technologies.

    Invest in us and we’ll invest in you; if you are driven, committed and up for a challenge, we want to meet you.

    Job Description

    We are building a cloud platform for a major public sector client looking to migrate a number of applications. This platform will be a technological need to modernise for efficiency and future enhancements. We are using cutting edge, modern technology and bringing innovation to this central government department.

    You will be delivering against a high-level design and technology roadmap. The will need to be able to validate and verify the design, input in architectural direction, and drive the project forward as a technical leader.

    You will be working for the AWS Practice which consists some of the best Architects, DevOps Engineers and Consultants. The customer engagements are varied and the exposure to cutting-edge technologies is always present. You will work in a mixture of teams to deliver solutions to some of the most high profile customers in Europe. Version 1 invests in their people and you will be encouraged to take Associate, Professional and Speciality certifications and additional training that is relevant to your role.

    The role is varied in scope and technology. You will be developing innovative solutions in the cloud, delivering cloud migration projects, and supporting development teams with DevOps technologies (CI/CD pipelines, config management, etc.)

    • Developing the AWS Platform using Terraform, building CI/CD pipelines with Jenkins and working in a Scrum Team. 


    Essential criteria:

    • SC eligible / Security Clearance eligible  
    • Experience of working with Senior Leadership, CTOs and leaders of organisations
    • Excellent communication skills dealing with nontechnical
    • AWS Architecture experience
    • Experience as an AWS Architect or an AWS Consultant
    • Infrastructure as Code experience using Terraform or other AWS compatible software
    • Experience in security as design, back up and restore, workspaces, DevOps, CI/CD pipelines, security governance control, access control

    Preferred criteria:

    • AWS Certified
    • Security background
    • UK Public Sector experience 
    • Existing security clearance
    • Interest in technology above work e.g. Github contributions 

    Additional Information

    Before you apply, here are some of our benefits. We offer profit share, pension, private medical, flexible working policy and more. We offer incentives for accreditations and educational assistance for courses relevant to your role.

    We offer employee recognition in the form of Excellence Awards and V1Ps which is awarded by your peers. Engagement is incredibly important with local engagement teams driving our engagement events!

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