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AWS Certified Developer - Associate Level

Achieving the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Certified Developer – Associate Level exam validates technical expertise in developing and maintaining applications on the AWS platform.

Below are the areas which you will require knowledge and understand to pass the exam:

  • Picking the right AWS services for the application
  • Leveraging AWS SDKs to interact with AWS services from your application
  • Writing code that optimizes performance of AWS services used by your application
  • Code-level application security (IAM roles, credentials, encryption, etc.)

Amazon Web Services (AWS) Knowledge

  • Professional experience using AWS technology
  • Hands-on experience programming with AWS APIs
  • Understanding of AWS Security best practices
  • Understanding of automation and AWS deployment tools
  • Understanding storage options and their underlying consistency models
  • Excellent understanding of at least one AWS SDK

General IT Knowledge

  • Understanding of stateless and loosely coupled distributed applications
  • Familiarity developing with RESTful API interfaces
  • Basic understanding of relational and non-relational databases
  • Familiarity with messaging & queuing services

Required Training and Exam

The AWS Certified Solutions Developer - Associate Level exam includes multiple-choice and multiple-answer questions. You will have 80 minutes to complete it.

Required Exam Recommended Training
AWS Certified Developer - Associate Level exam Developing on AWS (GK4504)