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Director (Cloud)

Ref: BROADBEAN_725401589788043

on 18 May 2020
Sydney, New South Wales
Contract Type

Modis Sydney is currently engaged by a large data-driven enterprise to assist in sourcing an exceptional Director (Cloud) to join our client on a permanent contract basis.

The successful candidate will manage a wide range of responsibilities, including owning the technical engagement and ultimate success around specific implementation projects and developing deep expertise in the cloud technologies as well as broad know-how around how applications and services are constructed. You will also be required to have excellent customer facing experience that will allow them to represent the business within a customer's environment and drive discussions with senior personnel within the company, as well as a technical background that enables them to easily interact and give guidance to all customers.


  • Serve as a key technical member of the Business Development team in helping to guarantee customer success in building applications and services on the Cloud platforms (Technical Pre-Sales).
  • Scope each customer engagement, with attention towards clear and well-defined objectives and success criteria.
  • Own each technical engagement and help ensure a timely and successful delivery of value.
  • Capture and share best-practice knowledge amongst the solution architect community.
  • Be the central 'fountain of knowledge' and subject matter expert pertaining to cloud technologies.

Must haves

  • Highly technical and analytical, minimum 10 + years of current solution architecture (implementation/consulting) experience
  • Experience architecting infrastructure solutions using both Linux/Unix and Windows with specific recommendations on the server, load balancing, HA/DR, & storage architectures.
  • Experience architecting or deploying Cloud/Virtualization solutions in enterprise customers.
  • Experience working within the Enterprise software market or Internet industries is highly desired.
  • Enterprise application and database architecture a bonus.
  • Strong verbal and written communications skills are a must, as well as the ability to work effectively across internal and external organizations.

Nice to haves'

  • Computer Science or Maths background highly desired; working knowledge of software development practices and technologies highly desired.
  • AWS Certifications
  • Background in working within the public sector

Modis is a national professional services company with global capability. Our committed and talented professionals have delivered world-class IT and business consulting services across a wide range of industries. As a member of the global professional services group Adecco, we offer world-class employment opportunities.

If you think you have what it takes to thrive in this role and want to know more. Please connect with me on LinkedIn @ Kieran Goldsworthy - Or better yet submit your profile by APPLY NOW! And I will give you a call once reviewed your profile to discuss the opportunity or other relevant roles within Modis.

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"Modis is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to all forms of workforce inclusion. We actively invite and encourage applications by candidates from diverse backgrounds"

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