A Tenth Revolution Group Company

Ref: JF10232023MR_1698074390

AWS Principal Infrastructure Architect - Chicagoland

USA, Illinois

Job description

AWS Principal Infrastructure Architect - Chicagoland


AWS Principal Infrastructure Architect - Chicagoland

My client, a leader in their industry is seeking a Principal Infrastructure Architect (AWS) at a Director level based in the Chicagoland Area. This Infrastructure Architect will be an individual contributor and work with executives, senior leadership and cross-functional teams. They will lead the overall architecture and infrastructure strategy. This is a unique position that will be extremely visible to the organization for a cloud first strategy for a multi-million dollar project.


* Serve as the SME for infrastructures on-premise, cloud migration and born in the cloud (preferably with AWS)
* Create both immediate and extended infrastructure technology plans that are in harmony with the strategies and goals of business applications and end-user services
* Work on roadmaps to form into concrete plans, including business justifications and budget proposals
* Influence direction and evangelize a business case

Skills Needed:

* Hands-on infrastructure architecture experience

* Can build infrastructure from scratch
* Has led planning in doing the lift and shift
* Experience with data center migrations to cloud

* Have been a part of multi-year infrastructure strategy and roadmap spanning at minimum 3-5 years
* Understanding of on-premise and cloud experience, including cloud migration experience

* AWS is preferred, Azure cloud is ok

* Experience in developing business justifications for projects, TCO or ROI
* Experience in developing proposals, project and budget planning work to establish strategy

* Can set a long-term strategy

* Has great communication and can work alongside senior leadership

Benefits and other details:

* Need to be based in the Chicagoland area and be able to be in office at least 1 day a week for meetings with stakeholders and senior leadership
* Over 20 days of PTO + holidays
* 401k match
* Annual bonus based on company and individual performance
* Annual merit increases based on performance
* Amazing medical, dental and vision benefits
* A true work life balance!

If you or someone you know is interested in this position, please send your resume directly to m.ramirez@jeffersonfrank.com or call 813-437-6896. My client is looking to start the interview process as soon as possible.

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