Senior Cloud Architect - London EC2

Profile 29 Ltd
United Kingdom
~£100k + bens.
25 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Job; Senior Cloud Architect - London EC2 This NASDAQ-listed company is a global provider of information technology consulting and outsourcing services that accelerate business outcomes for Global 2000 companies and leading software vendors in banking and financial services, insurance, healthcare, telecommunications, technology, media & entertainment sectors. They are looking for a Senior Cloud Architect who will be responsible for designing, testing, documenting and supporting complex infrastructure systems. As their Senior Cloud Architect, you will ensure the technical direction of applications and solutions both within and across infrastructure silos that are strongly aligned with their business strategy. You will provide expert technical consultation services in the disciplines of compute, storage, network architecture and platform services to all levels across their company and its clients. Key Responsibilities; - Responsible for projects delivery against designs and standards defined by the Architecture team. - Develop road maps describing evolution of infrastructure solutions from current to future state. - Ensures solutions fit strategically in the overall infrastructure architecture and meet existing technology standards. - Work with stakeholders to establish governance, ensuring infrastructure architecture standards are implemented successfully - Perform analysis of current environment to identify deficiencies and opportunities for improvement; - Recommend solutions and collaborate with infrastructure engineers to develop processes to implement changes. - Research and design new infrastructure technologies, architectures and processes - Be deeply integrated in the design of infrastructure application environments, assisting in alignment across all business units - Review and provide advice on high-level design decisions to ensure proper integration of new solutions - Provide detailed documentation on system designs, implementations and integrations - Effectively collaborate with stakeholders to gain collective buy-in on architecture strategies Required skills; - Experience with one or more of the following: AWS, Azure, IBM Bluemix, VMWare Cloud - Experience with IaaS and PaaS - Expert in Public and Private cloud deployments - Expert in large scale migrations - Experience with Google Kubernetes and Docker - Fully grasp the concept of Infrastructure as a Code and should have used tools like Terraform, Chef, Puppet, Jenkins - Should have coding background and have working knowledge of any one of these languages: PHP, Python, .NET, C#, Node.js, Java - Knowledge of Machine Learning Other Stuff; - £'s; fully D.O.E up to £100k + benefits - Location; London EC2A - How to get to them; a short walk from either Liverpool Street or Old Street station/s - Interested? Please send CV (preferably as a Word doc as opposed to PDF), - Not for you but you know someone suitable? -Profile 29 can pay a referral fee, - Please only apply if you are already eligible to work in the UK (indefinitely & without sponsorship), Profile 29 recruitment keywords; Cloud Architect architecture AWS Azure IBM Bluemix VMWare Cloud IaaS PaaS OpenShift Kubernetes Docker Terraform Chef Puppet Jenkins PHP Python .NET C# Node.js Java London machine learning senior lead leader manage manager
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