Would you like to be part of a team that is redefining the IT industry? Amazon Web Services is leading the next paradigm shift in computing and is looking for a world class candidate for the role of Partner Solution Architect, Financial Services, within our Global Systems Integrators (GSI) Channels & Alliances business. As an Finserve PSA, you will have the opportunity to deliver on our strategy to accelerate adoption of AWS cloud computing services through this Global System Integrator (GSI) and their Finserve customers.
AWS partners & resellers include the largest software and systems integration companies, as well as hundreds of innovative software and services companies, who are using AWS as their cloud platform of choice. This role will focus on working with a single, strategic consulting partner to define technical solutions. They will be responsible for accelerating the cloud migration journey for enterprises in Finserve, including understanding business drivers, their current datacenter architecture, helping design reliable and scalable cloud infrastructure foundation, and defining adoption pathways.
The ideal candidate will possess deep technical skill in software architecture, info security, compliance initiatives, software deployment and cloud computing as well as customer facing skills at all levels of a partner organization. The ideal candidate should also have a demonstrated ability to think strategically about business, product, and technical challenges. The ideal candidate is an influencer by nature and must be seen as someone the partners are eager to engage with and have a strong hands-on approach.
AWS partners develop and deploy solutions for customers in the Finserve vertical (Banking, Insurance, Capital Markets) in areas such as improving customer experience, identifying risk and design controls, setting up ongoing assurance, and establish automated compliance. AWS customers are developing some of the most exciting and innovative new businesses, and partners are using cloud technologies from AWS such as AI and Machine Learning, IoT, compute and storage to dramatically accelerate innovation.
Working with cross functional teams to create and execute a strategic technical plan, inclusive of enablement, practice development, and go-to market support on solutions that meet FinServe customer needs with measureable ROI
Evangelizing a partner's value proposition internally throughout AWS and externally with customers
Driving partner solutions, APN Program attainment, continuous enablement through training and certifications and go-to-market strategies for differentiation and expansion of their footprint
Establishing AWS as the partner's preferred cloud computing platform for FinServe
Understand the technical requirements of each partner and work closely with the internal AWS development team to guide the direction of our product offerings
Working alongside the AWS Partner Development Manager and AWS Partner SAs for the strategic partner to develop extensive executive and senior management relationships within partner organizations; being viewed as a "trusted advisor"
Up to 50% travel
Provide the architectural guidance and recommendations necessary to promote successful engagements with software partners worldwide
Interface with the AWS security organization to understand areas of focus and to provide relevant feedback on compliance initiatives impacting the Financial Services community
Assist solution providers with the definition of technical strategies that will enable them to sell more of their offering on the AWS platform
Capture and share best-practice knowledge with our broader Solution Architect community
Share customer feedback to internal product management and engineering teams to help drive the future of AWS