Ref: 20/07/2021OH_1626781049

Cloud Architect

England, London

Job description

Cloud Architect


Cloud Architect
Rate - £475-£525
Location: Remote Working
Start Date: ASAP

I am working with a client that is a data and technology-obsessed specialist consultancy, specialising in the evolution of Data Engineering, Cloud and Analytics across a variety of industries. They focus on delivering value from there client's data using innovative approaches that reduce risk and delivery time, and that we are constantly improving through R&D.

Role & Responsibilities

* Translate Business Strategy and needs into IT Architecture blueprints, estimating the financial impact of architectural alternatives
* Design end-to-end architecture solutions with strong business analysis/client-facing skills to engage a diverse stakeholder population
* Lead distributed teams, that will be delivering your designs, and clients, using remote facilitation techniques
* Elaborate commercial proposals

Essential Experience

* 4+ years proven experience in working on relevant data engineering projects
* Knowledge and experience of the below

. Code management: GitHub,GitLab
. CI: Drone, Artifactory, Elastic Container Registry (ECR), Quay
. Release: Kubernetes Deployment, Drone
. Logging: ELK
. AWS: General AWS skills, certified practitioner level minimum
. Scripting: Bash, PowerShell & Python
. Capable of working with challenging stakeholders and developers, able to negotiate and drive your ideas forward
. Excellent interpersonal skills will be needed to build strong relationships that will be critical for the success of this role

Ideal Skill Set

* Prior Consultancy experience is highly desirable
* Relevant industry recognised certifications
* Knowledge and experience of the below:

. Code quality: SonarQube
. Protective monitoring: Sysdig Secure
. Authentication: Keycloak
. Vulnerability scanning: Anchore
. Monitoring: Sysdig
. VPN: OpenVPN based Access-ACP specific (including managing)