Cloud Architect - London EC2

Profile 29 Ltd
United Kingdom
~£70k (neg.) + bens.
25 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Job; 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 Cloud Architect who will be responsible for designing, testing, documenting and supporting complex Platform as a Service. As their 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. Key Responsibilities; - Responsible for projects delivery against designs and standards defined by their Architecture team. - Develop road maps describing evolution of infrastructure solutions from current to future state. - Ensures solutions fit strategically in 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 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 PaaS (OpenShift, Kubernetes, Docker) - Fully grasp the concept of Infrastructure as a Code and should have used tools like Terraform, Chef, Puppet, Jenkins - A coding background and have working knowledge of any one of these languages: PHP, Python, .NET, C#, Node.js, Java Other Stuff; - £'s; fully D.O.E up to approx. £70k (neg.) + 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 PaaS OpenShift Kubernetes Docker Terraform Chef Puppet Jenkins PHP Python .NET C# Node.js Java London
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