The AWS Certified Developer Associate Level exam is for developers with a minimum of experience of coding solutions for Amazon Simple Queue Service, Amazon Simple Storage Service, Amazon Dynamo DB, Amazon Simple Notification Service, AWS Elastic Beanstalk and Amazon Simple Workflow Service using AWS.
To Register for AWS Developer Associate certification, associates should have significant hands-on experience or should have complete the AWS Technical essential course. A familiarity with Queuing and messaging service and understanding of stateless and loosely coupled distributed application and knowledge on the development of API interfaces.
Recommended Knowledge and Experience
Format of the Exam: Multiple Choice, Multiple Answer
of the exam: Associate
Delivery Method: online proctored exam or Testing Center
Duration of Exam: 130 mins to complete the exam
Cost of exam: 150 USD
Language: Available in English, Japanese, Simplified Chinese and Korean
Services which are Important to clear the AWS Developer Certification:
Associate should have knowledge of DevOps with AWS and also should understand key services methodologies and technologies including CI/CD, Serverless and the decoupling of architecture to design, support and implement, optimize and resilient applications at scale.
The advantage of having AWS certified depends on the individual profile but It has two universal benefits:
Certified Candidates will be more valuable in the corporate market. AWS certifications have Huge demand in the cloud computing job market: Corporate companies are looking for these specific skills
AWS certified profiles make your resume stand out and land into a better position.AWS certified employees are usually paid more than non-certified employees.
Important Concepts AWS Developer Certification Exam:
Questions would be on Data Sync and unauthenticated users
AWS Developer Certified – Associate examination focus on hands-on experience rather than theoretical concepts. Most of the questions will be scenario-based. Questions are mostly concentrated on Application Development and Deployment
Topics that won't appear in the Developer Associate Exam: