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Principal Consultant - Hybrid Cloud

Ref: US_EN_6_914770_1367489

Posted on 08 February 2021
Job Location
Seattle, Washington
Contract Type
Information Systems


Modis, the leader in the IT and Engineering Staffing industry, is currently interviewing candidates for the role of Principal Consultant.  This is a full-time, permanent position that is 100% remote.   

Are you passionate about building and leading successful IT transformations at Fortune 100 companies or within the Public Sector? Do you love leading an enterprise Customer through a variety of projects involving IT strategy, distributed architecture implementation, and hybrid Cloud operations? Can you lead world class teams that drive breakthrough business outcomes using new IT deliver models?

This company is looking to hire the  next generation enterprise Leaders to work with their  top-tier global customers and their partners in transforming their enterprise IT landscapes.

As a Principal Consultant you will:

Engage with customers to understand their business drivers, assess application portfolios, design reliable and cost-effective hybrid cloud infrastructures, create transition plans and develop business cases to justify the programs.

These engagements include projects covering thousands of applications across tens of thousands of servers and involve developing a shared vision, leading the customer through the challenges of cloud adoption, demonstrating the reality of the vision and then enabling them to achieve full operational integration. We are looking for someone who is passionate about:

  • Engaging with C-level executives to define Enterprise cloud strategies.
  • Identifying motivators for cloud adoption and unlocking Enterprise challenges.
  • Application portfolios, identifying dependencies & common infrastructure platform components, and assessing migration feasibility.
  • Architecting hybrid AWS and on-premise solutions for technology clusters and patterns.
  • Establishing shared IT service centers for Cloud operations.
  • Cost/Benefit modeling and creating compelling business cases for migration.
  • Generating AWS migration roadmaps and driving buy-in across complex organization structures.
  • Collaborating with consulting and managed services partners to build and execute migration plans.
  • This position requires that the candidate is a US citizen, is able to obtain and maintain a Federal background check.



  • At least 10 of years of experience delivering technology solutions to Public Sector customers to enable technologies and cloud services
  • A Bachelor’s degree; Masters/MBA/PhD degree preferred.
  • 15+ years of IT consulting experience as a technical specialist in Customer-facing roles
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, including group leadership and executive presentations

  • Managing executive Customer relationships and key business stakeholders.
  • Delivering IT Strategy & Consulting services at the highest level
  • Enterprise IT management frameworks (e.g. ITIL v3 processes).
  • Broad Enterprise systems experience including SAP, Oracle, MSFT and custom Java/.NET applications.
  • Designing, building, and operating global IT infrastructures.
  • A proven track record of managing and delivering large-scale enterprise IT projects.
  • Proven experience migrating production enterprise applications to Public and Private Cloud
  • Familiarity with industry compliance and security standards including PCI DSS, SOC-1&2, ISO 27001, HIPAA, GxP and FDA.
  • Demonstrable knowledge of Federal Sector IT Trends
  • This company offers exceptional compensation and benefits as well as a career path that is unimaginable. 

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