Accelerate your career in Amazon Web Services (AWS)
The rise of cloud computing is profoundly changing the skill sets needed for success in modern technology environments. As more and more companies undergo strategic digital transformations designed to leverage the power of the cloud, they need IT staffers and leaders with the expertise to extract the best business results out of their investments in public cloud, private cloud, and hybrid cloud approaches.
With the fast pace growth in AWS and its continuous innovations towards launching new services every day, there is a huge demand for AWS professionals. While this career is challenging and promising, getting the right guidance and AWS training helps you establish as a successful cloud consultant.
About the program
The Zuggand AWS Internship/re:Engine(er) Program is designed to educate college students and those seeking to accelerate their careers in Amazon Web Services (AWS) technologies and capabilities. Participants will complete in-person, technical training classes led by Zuggand’s AWS certified engineers and will gain hands-on experience using AWS.
Using proven best practices and development toolkits, you will learn about Cloud computing and how to architect, design, and develop Cloud-based environments using AWS. In addition to the technical training, Zuggand will support all students with mentoring, soft work skills, and career opportunities.
What participants will learn
Zuggand’s re:engine(er) program is designed to help fast track AWS Cloud learning. You will work closely with Zuggand’s world-class AWS Architects to cover everything you need to become a certified AWS Solution Architect Associate. Beyond the core materials required to pass the exam, we use real world examples and you will build a highly available, highly scalable web application environment from scratch so you will have hands on skills & experience needed.
• AWS Overview
• Virtual Private Cloud (VPC)
• Identity & Access Management
• EC2 (AWS Compute)
• High Availability
• Route 53 (AWS DNS Service)
• Content Delivery Network (CDN)
• Management Tools
• Application Services
• Well Architected Framework
• Project & Wrap Up
Revitalize your career in technology
High Demand + Low Supply = Huge Opportunity
Zuggand has created this program for those who wish to start or revitalize their career in technology. The target audience is any individual who is interested in learning about AWS, getting their first AWS certification, and potentially looking for career opportunities with Zuggand. You need to be technically savvy and passionate about technology to be successful in this program. With a bit of effort and discipline, by the end of the program you will be prepared to take the AWS Solution Architect Associate certification exam and start your AWS career!
While there is no guarantee of a job offer after tcompletion of the program, Zuggand will offer a limited number of opportunities to work at Zuggand depending on your certification level, skills and job requirements. Zuggand has also developed an internal AWS career path so you can accelerate at a pace that works for you.
Learn from Business and Technology Leaders
The overall program was created by the founders of Zuggand, who together have over 30 years of business and technology experience in leadership roles. Not only will you be learning about AWS, but you will also have the chance to learn about business fundamentals such as leadership, strategy, finance, budgeting, and culture – all as they relate to Cloud computing.
Zuggand’s AWS trainers are highly skilled AWS experts with over 10 years of experience using AWS. They are professionally-certified AWS architects and engineers who will guide you through every step of the program. To put it bluntly, you will learn from the best.
The value of an AWS certification
Amazon is continuously launching new AWS capabilities and there is a constant demand for professionals who have a complete understanding of AWS with hands-on experience. According to an IT services survey, the demand for AWS professionals is on the rise. Being AWS certified is an asset which has the right blend of theoretical knowledge with real-time experience is an excellent combination, thus making your certification extremely valuable in the IT market.
The AWS Internship/re:Engine(er) Program is an eight-week, in-person training program that starts on April 11, 2020. Details about meeting times and location are below.
Start Day: April 11, 2020
Final Day: May 30, 2020
Meeting Times: Every Saturday (7.30am – 1.00pm)
Mentor Hour: Every Wednesday Phone Call (8:00pm – 9:00pm)
Meeting Location: 7272 E Indian School Rd # 400, Scottsdale, AZ 85251
The standard cost to enroll in the training program is $3,500. In addition to the enrollment cost, all students will be responsible for the following:
• $150 each time you register for an AWS exam; and
• $50-$100 for course content, practice exams and other costs associated with running your own AWS account.
Zuggand is also offering different potential employment options that, if you are determined eligible, could reduce your cost to join the program (see below).
To be successful in the program, you will need:
• Some technical skills and experience with a serious passion about technology
• A working laptop with administrative rights on it
• A smart phone for the purpose of setting up multi-factor Authentication on your AWS account
• A debit or credit card to setup your AWS account and purchase additional course materials and exams
• To spend five hours every Saturday and 10 hours during the week to study, complete practice labs and review materials
• A commitment to attempt the AWS Solutions Architect Associate certificate exam at the end of the program
• A great attitude, an open mind, eagerness to learn and a sense of humor helps
For questions or inquiries about this exciting opportunity to advance your career: call 602.529.4332 or email [email protected].
Zuggand® is a technology consulting and services firm specializing in Cloud, IoT, Security and AWS Staffing. We help organizations transform their business using modern digital technologies. For more information, visit https://zuggand.com.