Cloud Architect

Job Description

Provide strategic thinking, cloud solutions and roadmaps while driving architectural recommendations

  • Architect end-to-end cloud solutions
  • Define pros and cons of solution options to arrive at consensus around architecture decisions
  • Define strategic multi-year roadmap, cloud reference architectures and architecture standards
  • Lead proof of concept efforts for candidate architectures, products and tools
  • Adopt and communicate new concepts, ideas, techniques, best practices and technology assistance at all organizational levels
  • Assist in the remediation of application stability and performance
  • Work to establish required cloud infrastructures and frameworks
 

Qualifications

  • With 2+ years of experience in solution architecture specific to Public Cloud deployment (AWS, Azure, GCP)
  • With 5+ years of experience in application design and delivery
  • With 5+ years of experience with Java and Spring framework
  • Distinguished for your extensive knowledge of Cloud Security principles and frameworks, DevOps and Server-less Cloud Computing concepts
  • Regarded for your experience in and/or knowledge of Private Cloud Platforms (OpenStack, OpenShift, VMWare, Hyper-V, etc.), Workload Migration Automation Tools and Infrastructure as Code (Terraform, Packer, Puppet, Chef, Ansible)
  • Acknowledged for your experience with Container, Orchestration and Micro-Services
  • With your AWS, Azure, GCP or other Cloud certification
  • Skilled in and/or knowledge of continuous integration and delivery tools (Spinnaker, Jenkins, etc.)
  • Confident with your knowledge and understanding of diverse platforms and operating systems, including current and emerging technologies
  • Commended for your ability to translate reference architectures into successful solution implementations
  • With a knack for effectively communicating to diverse technical and nontechnical audiences, including developers, technical leads, peer architects, delivery owners, business owners, senior leaders, etc.
 

Great-to-haves

  • Experience with Kubernetes
  • Experience with Node and JavaScript
  • Infrastructure and DevOps experience (AWS or GCP)
  • Location - Toronto, Canada
  • Duration- Contract 12 months
  • Years of experience – 2-4+ years
Cloud Architect

* Required