We are looking for a Solution Architect to own and drive Cloud based solutions across various clients and industries. The individual will need to show subject matter expertise when engaging with clients around the best valued cloud solution for their environment.
Minimum Requirements Deep domain expertise in cloud solutions (IaaS, PaaS, SaaS, FaaS), breadth of technical experience, and technical aptitude to learn and adjust to new technologies and cloud trends required 5+ years of success in consultative / complex technical sales and deployment projects (where necessary, managing various stakeholder relationships to get consensus on solution / projects) required.
Prior work experience in a Consulting / Architecture position. Experience in deploying consumer facing solutions incorporating Cloud Security, Base cloud stacks (from IaaS to working with big data technologies from storage through to analytics, Machine Learning to Artificial intelligence), Cloud Integration (pulling together best of breed capabilities from other cloud service providers and integrating into a single solution for clients), definition of standards and management tools to sustain the cloud solutions deployed.
Strong knowledge of standards and automation / management tools to sustain cloud solutions e.g. DevOps technologies and processes related to cloud solutions Background in Data Engineering and / or development would be advantageous.
Job Specification Architecting cloud solutions based on client problems / opportunities across cloud solution providers taking into account capabilities of the different mainstream cloud providers i.
e. AWS, GCP and Azure Apply technical knowledge and customer insights to inform cloud adoption strategies and roadmaps to achieve architected solutions to meet business and IT requirements Ensuring technical viability of new projects and successful deployments, orchestrating key resources and cloud capabilities and cloud integrations Be seen as a subject matter expert within the industry and company to expound the benefits of cloud with customers, partners and external communities Clear communication of technical direction, creation of technology use cases and development of strategies for technology implementations on and transitions to cloud.
Researching, developing and implementing desired standards for cloud-based deployment of business and IT solutions. Implement security best practices across client solutions within the cloud environment Develop and implement tooling to manage various aspects of the cloud e.
g. Devops, monitoring and reporting etc