AWS Cloud Architect


NuWave Solutions

AWS Cloud Architect Northern, VA, (East)

AWS Cloud Architect

Minimum Requirements

  • Active SECRET clearance preferred; Clearable US Citizen with NAIC (National background check) will also be considered.
  • 10 years’ experience AND a BA Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Math, Sciences, or equivalent; 7 years of additional relevant experience may be substituted for education.
  • Experience in AWS native solution development is required.
  • Working knowledge of agile software development, DevSecOps, and AWS native solutions including API Gateway, S3, and Lambda is required.

Preferred Experience

  • Knowledge of the following areas is desirable: Git, Jenkins, Active Server Pages, JavaScript, Python, HTML, and AWS native applications including WAF, CloudFront, DynamoDB, Transcribe, Athena, Simple Queue Service, QuikSight, CloudWatch, CloudTrail, KMS, and Cognito.

Job Duties

  • Working under the Solution Architect and Scrum Master in an agile development environment, establish the solution AWS system architecture using design information provided to the team.
  • Design architecture to include the software, hardware, and APIs to support the total requirements as well as provide for scalability, future requirements and interfaces.
  • Ensure these systems are compatible and in compliance with the standards for open systems architectures, the OSI and ISO reference models, and profiles of standards – such as IEEE OSE reference model – as they apply to the implementation and specification of information management solution of the application platform, across the API, and the external environment/software application.
  • Evaluate analytically and systematically problems of workflows, organization, and planning and develop appropriate corrective action.
  • Provide AWS development support; Provide daily supervision and direction to staff; Provide support to Scrum Master to develop AWS based applications.  

About NuWave Solutions

NuWave Solutions is a recognized leader in providing anticipatory intelligence and advanced data analytics to the defense, intelligence, and private sectors for over 20 years.  Leveraging artificial intelligence and machine learning methodologies, NuWave Solutions streamlines the Data-to-Decision lifecycle faster than traditional practices allowing clients to take action with confidence.

For more information on how NuWave Solutions supports its clients and builds upon success, please visit

Position Details 

  • Location – Arlington, Virginia
  • Travel Required – N/A
  • If travel is required, how much? 0%
  • Work Schedule (Shift etc.): Day Shift
  • Authorization to work in US required
  • 8570 Requirements: N/A
  • NuWave Solutions is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled

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