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Cloud Architect - Azure

Ref: BROADBEAN_754641626961254

Four days ago
Contract Type
£80,000 - £100,000

Cloud Architect (Azure)

Spring Technology are currently working in partnership with a market leading solutions provider to recruit an experienced Cloud Architect (Azure) to lead or clients Cloud strategy through a period of exciting transformation. As the Cloud Architect you will lead our client's cloud architecture design and implementation, work with third parties/partners, advise internal and customer stakeholders and translate business requirements into secure, scalable, and reliable cloud solutions.

This role is fully homebased with some occasional travel to office locations.

The Role

As an Azure Cloud Architect you will have an expert understanding of cloud computing and technology systems, as well as experience designing and transferring applications to the cloud. You should have a positive attitude and excellent communication skills to work with third party providers and to effectively share your knowledge in the team.

The Responsibilities

  • Take overall responsibility for the creation of cloud architecture and designs and own the presentations and approval of designs by architecture review boards.
  • Lead the strategic cloud-led product transformation programme of work.
  • Review existing architectures and recommend solutions to support the cloud vision.
  • Design, liaise and influence customers during on-boarding of existing and new customers to the cloud platform.
  • Work with global engineering teams to build, extend and operate the cloud platform.

The Requirements

  • In-depth experience of leading the delivery of platforms underpinning large scale cloud transformation (e.g. migration to cloud environments, modernisation of applications harnessing cloud, deployment of web-based applications).
  • Advanced knowledge of cloud-native architecture concepts, understanding of multi-tenancy, high availability, scalability, resilience, performance, IAM and security requirements in the cloud.
  • Knowledgeable of DevOps and CI/CD automation tools such as Azure DevOps, Git, Jenkins, Terraform and Ansible,
  • Experience in the design and hands-on development of Docker and of the Kubernetes container orchestration and management platform
  • In depth understanding of security controls and implementations in the cloud
  • Experience in designing and implementing cloud native applications in the Azure Cloud
  • Excellent communication & documentation skills to articulate the solution architecture and roadmap for stakeholders
  • Personable and pro-active professional, able to demonstrate full commitment to providing exceptional customer service in all activities.

If you are looking for an exciting new challenge to join a leading organisation please apply now.

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