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AWS Applications Architect (Hybrid)

Company: DP Professionals
Location: Des Moines
Posted on: May 26, 2023

Job Description:

DPP is seeking an AWS Applications Architect for hybrid opportunity in Des Moines, Iowa.

  • The Applications Architect (AA) is the functional expert for an application, a defined set of applications or a portfolio of related applications.
  • The AWS Applications Architect will work with the client's Unemployment Insurance (UI) Tax Modernization Project.
  • This position has the potential to be hired full time after one year, so the candidate must be a U.S Citizen or Permanent resident (Green card holder).
  • W2 position; hybrid work schedule. -

    Top skills:

    • AWS, and certification(s)
    • Cloud-native development
    • Java, Spring frameworks, SQL, Oracle, SOAP, and REST web services
    • Okta integration -


      • This individual will be part of a talented software team that works on mission-critical applications using Agile methodologies.
      • The project aims to modernize IWD's UI Tax system by re-architecting its components to industry leading architecture and frameworks, with the goal of providing better service to both the agency staff and the end-users while positioning the agency for future technological improvements.
      • This individual will provide technical leadership in architecting, implementing, and operationalizing AWS cloud hosting zones.
      • The focus will be on security, full-stack automation, monitoring, and developer experience.
      • You will be developer advocate for Cloud capabilities to influence and work across diverse teams to design and implement easy to use hybrid cloud environments.
      • You will partner with Development, and Infrastructure teams with the goal of architecting the applications and how they leverage infrastructure services in cloud environments. -

        Required knowledge, skills, and abilities:

        • Strong understanding of AWS well architected frameworks in cloud production environments and apply those principles while designing a solution.
        • Good understanding of AWS network and security engineering principles
        • Specialized experience in cloud architecture planning, estimating, application migration and cloud governance
        • Proven skills in Cloud-native development
        • Must possess multiple certifications in AWS with a strong preference toward AWS Professional certifications
        • Use configuration management, orchestration, and management tooling to ensure cloud environments meet operational and security standards.
        • Experience in Java, Spring frameworks, SQL, Oracle, SOAP, and REST web services
        • Experience in microservices and SOA development
        • Experience in establishing coding practices, code review standards and security protocols
        • Experience in Okta integration through SAML and/or JWT
        • Good communication skills with the ability to work with fluid requirements and shape them in collaboration with other team members
        • Able to lead and work collaboratively in a team environment
        • Strong Networking experience is a plus
        • Knowledge of Agile practices and governance -

          Interested? Learn more:
          Click the apply button or contact our recruiter William at to learn more about this position (#23-00241).
          DPP offers a range of compensation and benefits packages to our employees and their eligible dependents. Call today to learn more about working with DPP.
          Authorized US Worker - US Citizens and Permanent residents are encouraged to apply. W2 position. We are unable to sponsor at this time. EOE/AA/V/D

Keywords: DP Professionals, Des Moines , AWS Applications Architect (Hybrid), Other , Des Moines, Iowa

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