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Requirements

  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • London

Description

At Amazon, we're working to be the most customer-centric company on earth. To get there, we need exceptional talent, and bright, driven people. Amazon Web Services (AWS), a subsidiary of Amazon.com and a leader in Cloud Computing, is seeking early career talent to join our AWS Tech U Program. This is a unique opportunity for driven, self-starters to play a key role in a fast-growing business, and to deliver significant value to AWS customers of all sizes from nimble startups to global brands.

The AWS Tech U Program is an accelerated career development program for new graduates who want to advance their skills and help customers design flexible and resilient cloud-based solutions. This residency program consists of two phases: a six-month academic curriculum followed by three to six months of experiential learning in the field. You will learn from top AWS subject matter experts and get paid while you train for an exciting career in the Tech Industry.

This program will start in March/September 2019 and the six-month residency program will be based in our Madrid offices. If you excel in this phase, you will be relocated to your Country of origin for the second phase, where you'll work & learn in the field.

The Technical Trainer role will allow you to be on the cutting edge of new technology as AWS continues to extend the platform with new features and new cloud services. You will have opportunities to travel the world, work with AWS customers from all over Europe, the Middle East and Africa representing the hottest startups and most established companies as they learn how to leverage AWS technology to transform their industries. You will have the opportunity to deliver instructor led courses with customers and record eLearning modules that will reach thousands of customers around the world.

Do you enjoy working with customers of all shapes and sizes? You will have a passion for educating, training, designing, and building cloud solutions. Expect to help our customers teaching them how to define flexible and scalable solutions.

Are you curious and have a passion for learning? You should have a desire to work in the cloud computing industry. You will enjoy building your technical skills as you learn from top subject matter experts and industry thought leaders.

This is one of the most challenging and exciting roles in the IT industry today. We work with cutting edge technologies supporting the largest and most innovative businesses, non-profits and government agencies around the world. This is a an unparalleled opportunity to leapfrog your peers and take a leadership role helping AWS to transform the way the world uses technology to solve their business challenges. The skills and experiences you gain will be highly sought after throughout the industry and give you the opportunity for the career of a lifetime.

If you have a deep passion for utilizing technology to empower businesses and a love for collaborating with technology and business leaders then the AWS Tech U program is the ideal place for you.

BASIC QUALIFICATION


- Completed or currently on a Bachelors/ Masters degree related to Computer Science/ Engineering/ Networking/ Information Technology/ Information Systems/ Mathematics/ Physics etc.
- Advanced to fluent proficiency in English
- Must be able to relocate and work for the first 6 months in our Spanish office in Madrid
- Academic and practical experience in three or more of the following areas: networking, security, storage, database, architecture/infrastructure/OS and web or application development.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS


- Experience as a trainer and ability to manage a classroom of learners.
- Oral presentation skills, interpersonal communication, and writing skills.
- Cloud Awareness: Experience implementing a cloud-based technology solution in a school project or while working for a company desired.
- Experience working within the software development or Internet industries is highly desired
- Experience managing application stacks from the OS up through custom applications or experience designing or implementing distributed systems, algorithms and relational databases desired
- Experience with Windows and Linux at the command line.
- Knowledge of programming or other scripting languages and coding skills (C/C++/C#, Node.JS, Java, Python, PHP, Ruby) desired.
- Knowledge of fundamentals of Networking, Security, Databases (Relational and/or NoSQL), Operating Systems (Unix, Linux, and/or Windows) desired.
- Experience with one or more of the following domains: systems administration (Linux/Window), network administration (DNS, IPsec, BGP, VPN, Load Balancing), or programming (Node.JS, Java, Ruby, C#, Python, or PHP) desired.
- Working knowledge of AWS services, such as Elastic Compute Cloud, Elastic Block Storage, and Simple Storage Service desired.

Application and Assessment Process

Eligible candidates will be invited to attend an online assessment post which successful candidates will be invited to a technical phone screen. Candidates who do pass the technical phone screen will then be invited to attend an in-house assessment centre. This selection process is subject to change but you will be notified if any changes are made.
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