What does an AWS do?

Solutions developers plan, conceptualize, configure, and build solutions that solve common challenges or pain points in the market, typically using technological tools or programs. They conduct market research to determine customer needs, analyze data to drive strategy, and oversee the development process. This is a cross-functional role that encompasses a broad range of knowledge and skillsets, and often involves working in collaboration with multiple teams and specialists. Developers also play an active role in testing and troubleshooting.

Solutions developers typically have a bachelor’s degree in a business, engineering, or computer science field. They commonly have in-depth expertise in specific tech-based solutions or programs. Proficiency with programming languages and project management platforms is helpful. These roles require highly developed analytical skills and good project management capabilities.

Work/Life Balance
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Career Opportunity
3.6 ★
Avg. Experience2-4 years

AWS Salaries

Average Base Pay

$3,500 /month
Same as national average
Not including cash compensation
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Median: $4K
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Coherence DigitalCoherence Digital
Solution Designer
28 Jun 2021

“A good yearly training budget per person and plenty of opportunity to develop your career.”

Peak American Financial GroupPeak American Financial Group
Central Solutions Manager, AE, SrAE
4 Aug 2021

“PAFG provides excellent career growth ( I was able to gain valuable work experience while being compensated generously)”

Senior Solution Designer
10 Sep 2021

“Rapid and constant career development and learning”

WPI Verizon Wireless
Solutions Manager
9 Jul 2019

“I started as a sales rep and was a senior sales rep and left as an assistant manager.”

Tata TechnologiesTata Technologies
Solution Developer
12 Aug 2021

“Personal life balance is not so good”

General MillsGeneral Mills
Solutions Manager
23 Aug 2021

“Work life balance is good and is top of mind”

Verizon WirelessVerizon Wireless
Solutions Manager
7 Sep 2021

“decent money and a good start for a sales career”

PCCW SolutionsPCCW Solutions
Senior Solutions Developer
26 Jun 2019

“There is no ladderized training for career improvement and growth;”

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