Cloud Architect (AWS)

  • Dublin 2 location (some travel required)
  • Leading global consultancy
  • Pre-sales, Design & Delivery 
  • €80k - €90k base (neg) + benefits

Our client, a leading international and well known consultancy, has an exciting career opportunity for a Cloud Architect within their large Technology practice. The successful candidate will join the team as a key member of the Cloud Engineering team and will have the opportunity to work in a fast growing and challenging environment with like-minded people who are eminent in their respective technical field. This role would suit someone with previous cloud experience working with clients.

In partnership with other leaders in the firm, you will focus on selling and delivering cloud solutions using AWS and Azure in particular, with some GCP too. As a key member of Architecture group, ensure success in building and migrating applications, software and services on public cloud.

Some duties include but not limited to:

  • Promote public cloud internally to sales and delivery teams to drive growth.
  • Educate customers of all sizes on the value proposition of Public Cloud and participate in deep architectural discussions to ensure solutions are designed for successful deployment in the cloud
  • Capture and share best-practice knowledge amongst the public cloud solutions architect community
  • Author or otherwise contribute to public cloud customer-facing publications such as whitepapers
  • Build deep relationships with senior technical individuals within customers to enable them to be cloud advocates
  • Act as a technical liaison between customers, delivery teams and support.
  • Assist clients in maximising business benefit from technology investment.
  • Assist clients in establishing and implementing a vision, road map and governance to address today’s business needs and support future growth.
  • Identify where clients can leverage IT for greatest strategic impact, defining a target IT architecture that supports business requirements and reduces costs.
  • Bridge the gap between the business and technology, articulating the business value of technology as an enabler, and the considerations concerning effective IT delivery management practices.

Preferred experience includes: 

  • 5+ years of overall experience, to include a minimum of 5 years of enterprise, full-life cycle in Architecture in the professional IT/Software Development services industry.
  • 2+ years project experience migrating and deploying cloud based solutions with AWS
  • 2+ years architecting, implementing and supporting Amazon Web Services infrastructure and topologies
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or equivalent work experience. 
  • Relevant industry certifications 
  • Understanding of Infrastructure as a Service, Infrastructure as Code and related concepts on public cloud.
  • Experience with distributed computing, cloud security, IaaS & PaaS architectures, knowledge of big data/analytics, ci/cd, DevOps, SRE and networking concepts.
  • Understanding of Digital Advertising, Analytics and the impact of the combination of Cloud and Analytics over businesses, end-users and cloud providers
  • Proven experience as a successful senior engineer and/or cloud engineer highly desirable
  • Container experience with Docker and Kubernetes or other container orchestration platforms
  • Understanding of Identity and Access Management, user and system authentication methods and certificates, tokens and certificate management
  • Demonstrated skills in leadership, communication, coaching, analysis, problem solving and short term and long term planning.
  • Experienced, persuasive and effective presenter, both written and verbal.
  • Experience leading high performance, results driven teams with a focus on client satisfaction.
  • Excellent interpersonal and organizational skills, ability to handle diverse situations, multiple initiatives and rapidly changing priorities.
  • Ability to travel 

Should this appeal to you, or alternatively if you'd like to discuss in more detail, please reach out to Chris at 

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Chris  Pelow does  Technology Dublin

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