Senior Cloud Soltutions Consultant

CPS Group (UK) Limited
£95000 - £100000/annum Incredidble bonus
17 Jul 2017
16 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Senior Cloud Consultant // Global Company // London // £95,000 - £100,000 + Incredible bens

My client have an award winning, exciting Cloud Services practice area, focused entirely on the delivery, architecture, and automation required to run web-scale, mission-critical applications on Amazon Web Services (AWS). The function is an ambitious incubator for innovation, where by they empowering their people so that they can accelerate the hyperscale Cloud initiative with maniacal focus to an amazing renowned customer base.

My client is looking for a seasoned Cloud Solutions Consultant, who is fanatical about Cloud Services and customer delivery.

Working as a Solution Consultant, you'll use your expertise in enterprise architecture and application technologies to present and lead customer engagements or interviews to extract key requirements, application dependencies, and recommendations for target solutions.

Key Responsibilities:

*Work in a highly strategic, highly consultative framework with the largest, most complex customers and prospects
*Engage in customer workshops and interview sessions to collect, validate and analyse application environments and platforms leveraged in the enterprise space
*Map customer requirements for application usage to new solutions requested as part of the target state architecture
*Assess and provide recommendations for application consolidation and migration abilities
*Extract customer technical requirements to meet their business objectives
*Provide detailed technical designs for application architecture and target state infrastructure planned in the environment
*Conduct solution development sessions and present technical solutions and business cases to a wide variety of audience
*Knowledge of the software development life cycle and impact to customer migrations
*Interview business owners and users to extract systems utilised and application dependencies in the environment
*Map DR requirements and business impact of application platforms in hosting environments
*Release white papers on a regular basis including technical design and implementation abilities for repeatable solutions
*Lead the execution of technical solutions in Hyperscale cloud environments such as AWS and Azure
*Utilise experience with config management utilities such as Puppet, Chef, or Ansible within client solution design and implementation
*Perform technical webinars and presentations to peers, clients, and industry partners
*Automate and document solutions implemented for the client


*Experience as an enterprise architect, solutions consultant, infrastructure architect or equivalent in the hosting space
*Strong understanding and experience migrating workloads to public cloud platforms (AWS, Azure)
*Understanding of Disaster Recovery requirements and execution abilities
*Knowledge of automation and orchestration technologies, such as Puppet, Ansible, Chef, and Terraform is a must
*Comfortable working with Terraform Scripts, CloudFormation Templates, and JSON data
*Experience with CI / CD platforms like Jenkins, Bamboo, Hudson highly desired
*Well versed in the application architecture platforms (Web, Middleware, Database)
*Strong understanding of AWS technologies such as Auto-Scaling, Multi-AZ RDS, IAM Policies, Security Groups, and VPCs
*Knowledge of when to leverage different technologies such as Import/Export, AWS Snowball, IPSec VPN, VPC Peering, and DirectConnect
*Design experience architecting application infrastructure for businesses utilizing industry best practices
*Excellent organizational, interpersonal, and communication skills (oral, written and presentation)
*Knowledge of SDLC and IT frameworks like ITIL, TOGAF, Agile, ELMO required
*Excellent interpersonal, communication, and presentation skills
*Proven ability in systems analysis & cloud architectures
*High degree of confidence and pois
*Experience of working with Amazon Web Services and/or other Hyperscale cloud technologies
*Knowledge of container technologies such as Docker, Rocket(rkt), Kubernetes, Mesos a plus
*Certification(s) in AWS or Azure highly desired

For more information and to receive a full role profile, please apply immediately!

Senior Cloud Consultant // Global Company // London // £95,000 - £100,000 + Incredible bens

CPS Group (UK) Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy