Amazon Corporate LLC Technical Curriculum Architect (AWS Cloud Curriculum) in Denver, Colorado
Amazon Web Service's (AWS) Training and Certification Team is lookingfor developers, technical trainers or technical instructional designers whowant be a part of building exciting and new courses on AWS as a TechnicalCurriculum Architect.Customers are rapidly adopting Amazon Web Services (AWS) as a way to buildscalable and cost-effective web and IT solutions for their businesses. To dothat effectively, they need training, and not just a couple of PowerPointslides and a long lecture. AWS is developing highly technical courses withextensive hands-on labs (ILT), e-learning courses that can be accessed24x7, and self-paced labs that get customers deep into AWS technologies.You'll get to teach and play at the same time!The qualified candidate will have excellent writing skills, a healthytechnical knowledge of IT domains and the ability to translate technicalcontent into easy-to-understand training. Additionally, the ideal candidatewill have training, instructional design or technical documentationexperience. Above all, you will have a passion for learning.RESPONSIBILITIES* Dive deep into AWS technologies, such as Big Data, Web Applications,Security, Networking, High Performance Computing, Storage,Databases, Enterprise Applications, Migration Strategies or othersolutions areas to understand the services and develop effective training foro* Work with audience representatives to understand training needs andcollaborate with Subject Matter Experts across AWS (including Developers,Support Engineers, Professional Services, and Solutions Architects) tobuild technically accurate training that meets the learning objectives.* Utilize our automated lab and courseware publishing process built on AWSservices.* Build relationships with AWS service teams to understand roadmaps and planfor content updates or new training offerings.* Respond to changes in products/features by revising content at the pace ofinnovation.* Facilitate requirements gathering meetings with curriculum stakeholders todefine the appropriate learning objectives, modalities and expectations.* Earn Trust - Collaborate with multiple cross-functional teams.** This position may be located in an area other than Seattle, butcandidates must be based near an AWS office location (Arlington,Atlanta, Austin, Ballston, Boston, Chicago, Cupertino, Dallas,Denver, Detroit, East Palo Alto, Herndon, Houston, Irvine,Minneapolis, New York City, Pittsburgh, Portland, San Diego, SanFrancisco, Washington D.C., Tempe, Sunnyvale, Santa Monica)BasicQualifications* Technical degree (e.g. Computer Science, Mathematics) or relevant workexperience in programming, systems architecture or systems administration.* Ability to write and present ideas in a crisp, clear and concise manner.* Ability to write technical documentations using narratives, charts,graphs and code examples.* Strong written and verbal communication skills.* A demonstrated ability to adapt to new technologies and learn quickly.* Some travel required, primarily for internal meetings and event support(10-25%).* Experience designing, developing, and delivering instructional materialsfor technical content.* A demonstrated ability to work cross-functionally with multiple teams andstakeholders.* A demonstrated ability to adapt to new technologies and learn quickly.Amazon is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Amazon is an equalopportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race,national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation,protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protectedstatus. For individuals with disabilities who would like to request anaccommodation, please visit https://www.amazon.jobs/en/disability/us.