Chief Cloud Architect - AWS, Azure, Google Cloud Platform (GCP)

  • Job Reference: 0000005555
  • Date Posted: 4 December 2018
  • Recruiter: careerwise
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £110,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: benefits & share options
  • Sector: IT Architecture
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Chief Cloud Architect - AWS, Azure, Google Cloud Platform (GCP)

up to £110.000 + benefits & share options


We are working with a leading Cloud Provider client based in London, who are looking for an experienced Chief Cloud Architect to join their offices in West London and take responsibility for architecture and cloud strategy across the business.

We are looking for someone to work with the technical and project teams to define a consistent best practice approach to delivering solutions on, and in, a hybrid and multi cloud environment from both a technical and business perspective. My client already make extensive use of cloud and this role will also bring that accumulated wealth of organizational knowledge and experience together and share this with the rest of the business to define a consistent, repeatable and secure approach.

You will be working with customers to evangelize the use of cloud, and work with the cloud vendors to extend and leverage my client's partnerships to help keep the business at the forefront of delivering solutions on the cloud.

Required skills

  • Understanding of and familiarity with a very broad set of technologies, including cloud, modern application development, and DevOps;
  • Experience with architecting, designing, developing, and deploying applications to private and public cloud platforms
  • Experience with cloud technologies such as Microsoft Azure, Amazon Web Services (AWS), and Google Cloud Platform (GCP)
  • Experience with containerizing applications, container life-cycle management, and container security
  • Application architecture and development expertise using one or more of the following: C++, C#, .Net or Java
  • DevOps experience with continuous integration (CI) and continuous delivery (CD) pipelines to build, test, and deploy
  • Experience leading designs and architecture for enterprise systems
  • Ability to work without direct supervision with a high degree of discipline and organization
  • Outstanding interpersonal skills and the ability to guide change and motivate a wide range of stakeholders, supported by excellent communication, presentation, and persuasion skills
  • Ability to embrace continuous change in the ever-changing open hybrid cloud landscape; readiness to change along with it
  • Passion for open source and technology and ability to develop great relationships with customers and collaborators

Chief Cloud Architect - AWS, Azure, Google Cloud Platform (GCP)

In return the client will pay a starting base salary of up to £110k plus a generous benefits package, along with the opportunity to work in a vibrant and dynamic workplace that also offers a fully subsidized canteen