AWS Solutions Architect - Contract - Cambridge - 12 Months - up to 750 per day

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    IT Consultants

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  • Salary:

    750 Per Day

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    Liam Scott

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    solutions architect - Cambridge 5 - 750

  • Published:

    6 months ago

  • Duration:

    12 Months - will extend

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the Bridge IT are currently recruiting for a senior AWS solutions architect. This is a contract role based in Cambridge. Initially 12 months and will extend due to the workload. My client are ideally looking to pay up to £750 per day but this is negotiable for the right candidate depending on experience.

My global client with offices in Cambridge are looking for a contract AWS Architect who has experience of coding in Python and working in Agile environments.

Essential skills for the role:


  • Expert in design and implementation of solutions on top of AWS infrastructure.
  • The ability to code in Python.
  • Solution deployment using AWS CloudFormation
  • Application, workflow and infrastructure monitoring and logging using AWS Cloud Watch
  • Error handling and retrying against shared AWS resources
  • Detailed knowledge of core computer science concepts (e.g. object-oriented design, memory management, algorithm implementation) and practices (e.g. version control, agile development, Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery, DevOps)
  • Agile and Continuous delivery frameworks, such as TOGAF, DevOps and Scrum
  • The ability to clearly articulate architecture direction to varying levels of technical competency.
  • AWS architecture
  • Experience of the full delivery lifecycle of large scale, mission critical, transactional applications and systems.




  • Architectural design, development and deployment of specialised solutions to manage and process large quantity of data using AWS services.
  • Input to design and implementation of integration protocols across the systems.
  • Integrating 3rdparty software (commercial and open-source) with bespoke components to build end-to-end software solutions
  • Automating processes to improve efficiency
  • Assessing future scalability needs; contribute to demand planning and prioritisation
  • Ensuring the high quality of the code and adherence to industry standards and best practices for all stages of software lifecycle


If you have the above skills and are looking for a new contract role now or in the near future, please send your CV for immediate consideration as our client are looking to hire a contractor ASAP.

Solutions Architect - Contract - AWS - python- architecture - DevOps - agile - £750 per day - Cambridge