This is a Department of Labor Registered Apprenticeship Program. U.S. Veterans, current U.S. Armed Forces including Reserves and National Guard, and Military Spouses are encouraged to apply. Qualified candidates will be considered.
The AWS Military Technical Apprenticeship Program is an approved Department of Defense (DoD) SkillBridge Program. Active duty transitioning service members from any branch of service may apply if they meet the eligibility requirements. DoD Instruction 1322.29 allows service members to participate in the program with command approval. Your transition office will provide candidates with the necessary documentation to obtain approval. For further information about the DoD Skillbridge Program, visit: https://dodskillbridge.usalearning.gov/.
Are you interested in helping customers as they shift to a cloud-based operating model and incorporate our services into their overall architecture? Would you like to do this using the latest cloud computing technologies? Do you have a knack for helping customers understand architecture, design, development, and implementation of cloud computing initiatives that result in real business outcomes, and the consultative and leadership skills to launch a project on a trajectory to success? Are you familiar with security best practices for applications, servers, and networks?
AWS is looking for highly talented and technical consultants to join our Public Sector Professional Services, Associate Cloud Consultant Apprenticeship Program and help accelerate our growing cloud consulting business. If accepted, apprentices will be provided both formalized IT training and on the job training leading to an opportunity to join Amazon’s world-class technical consulting teams. You will work with some of the best and brightest technical consultants, while also developing your skills and furthering your career within one of the most innovative and progressive technology companies. As an apprentice, you will have a unique opportunity to combine technical and hands-on training with the AWS team as they help individuals and businesses take their computing infrastructures and applications into the Cloud.
AWS Public Sector Professional Services, Associate Cloud Consultants engage in a wide variety of projects for customers and partners, providing collective experience from across the AWS customer base and are obsessed about strong success for the customer. Our team leverages knowledge of AWS technologies in collaboration with our sales and partner teams to propose, architect, and implement transformational solutions for customers. Together we build repeatable solutions that accelerate the adoption of our products.
At AWS, we have a credo of "Work hard. Have fun. Make history." In this role, you will love what you do, and instinctively know how to make work fun. You will be dynamic and creative, and willing to take on any challenge and make a big impact. Your curiosity and intrinsic motivation to learn will prepare you for building the future. You will work with customers of all shapes and sizes and will feed your passion for educating, training, designing, and building cloud solutions for a diverse and challenging set of customers ranging from small businesses to large enterprises. You will be helping our customers design flexible and scalable solutions and work on some of the most complex challenges in large-scaling computing.
The Associate Cloud Consultant Apprenticeship Program is an accelerated career development program for professionals who want to advance their technical skills. Training is broken into two main pieces: instructor-led and on-the-job training.
The instructor-led training (ILT) portion will tentatively start in May 24, 2021 and consists of 12 weeks of training in a virtual classroom environment based in the Washington DC Metro Area. Upon successful completion of instructor-led training, apprentices will proceed to virtual on-the-job training with a follow on assignment to one of the following locations: Washington DC Metro Area; San Antonio, TX; Denver, CO; Seattle, WA and St Louis, MO.
This position requires that the candidate selected be a US Citizen and must currently possess and maintain an active TS/SCI security clearance with polygraph.
Upon application you will be asked qualifying questions that will be used only in relation to the US Government Security Clearance required for this role.
Here at AWS, we embrace our differences. We are committed to furthering our culture of inclusion. We have ten employee-led affinity groups, reaching 40,000 employees in over 190 chapters globally. We have innovative benefit offerings, and we host annual and ongoing learning experiences, including our Conversations on Race and Ethnicity (CORE) and AmazeCon (gender diversity) conferences. Amazon’s culture of inclusion is reinforced within our 14 Leadership Principles, which remind team members to seek diverse perspectives, learn and be curious, and earn trust.