Associate Solutions Architect Intern, National Security

Amazon Web Services, Inc. - Herndon, VA3.6

  • Currently working towards a degree in computer science or relevant subject who can work full time for 6 months (Current undergraduate students only are eligible to apply)
  • Basic understanding of computing, storage, networking, scripting
  • Passions for technology as demonstrated by your projects and interests
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Completion of one career pathway in AWS Educate
As an Associate Solutions Architect Intern, you will receive deep dive training in modern infrastructure design and management. Training opportunities will include comprehensive training programs and multi-day classroom courses, with opportunities to achieve industry-respected certifications. Throughout the placement, you will be exposed to relevant real-world challenges of different organizations.

If successful, you will design, evaluate and communicate reference technical solutions in partnership with veteran AWS Solutions Architects and AWS Account Managers. The ability to demonstrate measurable business value against the latest technology best practices and ability to reason about both high- and low-levels of architectural solutions is essential for a future career in IT.

Responsibilities include:
  • Prepare answers and designs for real-world technical questions and challenges in collaboration with Solutions Architects
  • Shadow phone conversations and face to face meetings between Solutions Architects and AWS customers.
  • Produce a deliverable project for an AWS customer that involves building solutions in the AWS platform
  • Ownership of personal or educational technical projects
  • Basic experience in Database, Developer Tools, Big Data, IoT areas
  • Meets/exceeds Amazon’s leadership principles requirements for this role
  • Meets/exceeds Amazon’s functional/technical depth and complexity
Amazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer – Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation / Age.
Amazon does not provide immigration sponsorship, including for H-1B, TN, and other nonimmigrant visas, for this position.

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