Cloud Architect

Randstad Sourceright
16 May 2018
15 Jun 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Cloud Architect

£550 - £650 per day



6 months contract

Cloud Architect needed! My client requires a Cloud Architect with excellent knowledge of AWS and extensive leadership/stakeholder management skills to join the business on a contract basis. In this role you will need to work at both a technical and enterprise level, ideally you will have knowledge of both infrastructure and application architecture.

In this role you will:

  • Drive and design world class AWS cloud solutions
  • Provide expertise on cloud infrastructure services.
  • Take a lead role in the cloud architecture and engineering practice.
  • Find approaches that enable rapid adoption of new cloud services and drive transformation for business and IT processes.
  • Partner with business-focused development teams and successfully leading the design of cloud solutions.
  • Translate architecture into effective and efficient implementations as part of the major change programmes.
  • Own the system architecture as the project goes through inception through to delivery, creating High and low level designs, across application, infrastructure and networks
  • Promote infrastructure as code provisioning, patterns, and cloud migration approaches
    Supports the technical roadmap.
  • Work closely with project and programme managers to lead the solution delivery providing technical leadership, guidance and direction to the project team and being the interface to the business to ensure successful adoption of the solution
  • As a solutions architect you will be accountable for the technical delivery milestones of your assigned project

Essential experience

  • Delivery of world class cloud based solutions based on AWS
  • Strong technical AWS knowledge
  • Good understanding of network infrastructure
  • The ability to work with stakeholders of all levels and drive cloud adoption
  • Can work at an enterprise and technical level
  • TOGAF certification
  • AWS certification
  • Any utilities or energy experience would be a plus but is not essential

This is a great opportunity to work with a world leader on a really exciting move to the cloud. If you are a cloud specialist architect and considering contracts I would love to hear from you

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