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AWS Engineer

Slalom is a modern consulting firm focused on strategy, technology, and business transformation. We redefine what's possible and create what's next.

At Slalom, personal connection meets global scale. We build deep relationships with our clients in cities across the US, UK, and Canada, while sharing insights across markets to bring the full breadth of Slalom's expertise to every engagement. Our regional Build Centers are hubs for innovation, attracting top talent to rapidly co-create the technology products of tomorrow. We also nurture strong partnerships with over 200 leading technology providers, including Amazon Web Services, Google Cloud, Microsoft, Salesforce, and Tableau.

Founded in 2001 and headquartered in Seattle, Slalom has organically grown to over 7,500 employees. We were named one of Fortune's 100 Best Companies to Work For in 2019 and are regularly recognized by our employees as a best place to work. Learn more at  

Role: Cloud Engineer

Slalom is seeking a Cloud Engineer to join our newly formed Regional Delivery Team (RDT). RDT helps our clients transform their businesses by providing local teams access to cutting edge capabilities and scarce expertise. You will help support, develop, and expand new capabilities throughout the regions, which will require about 40-50% travel.


  • Create innovative solutions leveraging cloud platforms to solve client business challenges.
  • Gather requirements, assess client capabilities and analyze findings to provide appropriate cloud recommendations and adoption strategy.
  • Create conceptual, logical and physical design for cloud-based solutions for infrastructure and platforms.
  • Provide appropriate cloud solution recommendations based on your definition and analysis of the client's technical requirements while advising and leading the client to their Cloud adoption strategy.
  • Learn and adopt new tools and techniques to increase performance, automation, and scalability.
  • Share the leading practices and cloud emerging technologies with internal team members and clients.
  • Collaborate as part of larger delivery teams which may include project managers, business analysts, architects, developers, and change management professionals. 


  • B.S. in Computer Science, related fields or commensurate work experience.
  • 4+ years project experience migrating and deploying cloud based solutions (Azure, AWS, GCP)
  • 3+ years building, implementing and supporting Amazon Web Services infrastructure and technologies.
  • Project experience implementing core infrastructure, networking and cloud based services for business teams or consumers.
  • Deep product knowledge and understanding of product features including:
    • AWS, Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud Platform
    • IaaS, PaaS, and SaaS Solutions
    • Containers, Docker, Virtualization, VMware, Citrix
    • Hybrid Cloud Solutions
    • Automation and DevOps (Git, Jenkins, CLI, ARM, Terraform, Ansible, Puppet, Chef)
  • An understanding of cloud ecosystem and leading-edge cloud emerging technologies including:
    • Configuring and tuning cloud hosted solutions and platforms.
    • Supporting production applications or workloads in a cloud-based environment
    • Performance analysis, troubleshooting and remediation techniques
    • Encryption and key management principles and design patterns
    • Networking principles and technologies (DNS, Load Balancers, Reverse Proxies).
    • Microsoft Active Directory and Active Directory Federation Services (ADFS).
    • Single-sign-on (SSO) solutions including SAML and OAuth authentication options.
    • High Availability and Disaster Recovery principles, patterns and usage.
    • Sizing hardware and storage needs.
  • Self-starter with the ability to work independently or as part of a project team with limited supervision.
  • Experience working on Agile projects (Scrum or Kanban).
  • Previous consulting experience, especially a Big 4 consulting firms or specialty cloud consulting firms.

Preferred Certifications:

  • AWS Certified Solutions Architect – Associate
  • AWS Certified Developer – Associate
  • AWS Certified DevOps Engineer – Professional 

Slalom is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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