Cloud Solution Architect – Compute BU

Number of positions : 1

Location : Chennai

Job Responsibilities:
  • Design cloud environments with a focus on Azure and AWS and demonstrate technical cloud architectural knowledge, playing a vital role in the design of production, staging, QA, and development of cloud infrastructures running in 24×7 environments
  • Implement and oversee all aspects of the cloud environment including provisioning, scale, monitoring, and security
  • Delivery of cloud strategies, aligned with business objectives and with a focus on cloud migrations
  • As Cloud Architect, you’ll be responsible for overseeing the company’s cloud computing & cloud infrastructure strategy. Additionally, you will act as consultant to the organization by continuously researching and studying the latest trends and issues.
  • Provide leadership in infrastructure migration methodologies and techniques including mass application movements into the cloud including implementation of Azure or AWS within in global enterprise environments
  • Nurture cloud computing expertise internally and externally to drive cloud adoption
  • Implement required systems, solutions, and processes needed to manage cloud cost, monitoring, scalability, and redundancy are accounted for and continuously validated
  • Collaborate with Enterprise Architecture, Data Platform, DevOps, and Integration Teams to ensure cloud adoption follows standard best practices
  • Create high-level product specifications and design documents
  • Provide the development team with architectural blueprints to follow
Expected Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or Information Technology or equivalent experience
  • 4 to 8 years of experience as an IT Infrastructure Architect, with focus on AWS, GCP and Azure clouds, server, storage, and networking
  • Azure and AWS based cloud architecture and migration skills and experience
  • Strong understanding across cloud and infrastructure components (server, storage, network, data, and applications) to deliver end to end cloud infrastructure, architectures, and designs
  • Knowledge of additional cloud technologies such as GCP, VMware, API Management, and Identity Management
  • Knowledge and implementation of enterprise scale cloud security platforms and tooling
  • Understands and can articulate the technical merits and value of cloud computing.
  • Passionate, persuasive, articulate cloud professional capable of quickly establishing interest and credibility in how to design, deploy and operate cloud-based architectures. Strong written, verbal, and chalkboard skills
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work with team members from around the globe/experience working with offshore models
  • Strong service attitude and a commitment to quality
  • Should be a hands-on person
  • Certifications on Amazon Web Services, including Solutions Architect, Developer, Google Cloud or Azure are highly desirable