Essential Job Functions:
We are on the hunt for a talented cloud architect to manage our company's cloud architecture and position in cloud environments. You will play a strategic role in maintaining all cloud systems including the front-end platforms, servers, storage, and management networks.
The ideal candidate will have a solid 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 effectively share your knowledge.
Primary Job Duties:
Create a well-informed cloud strategy and manage the adaption process.
Regularly evaluate cloud applications, hardware, and software.
Develop and organize cloud systems.
Work closely with IT security to monitor the company's cloud privacy.
Respond to technical issues in a professional and timely manner.
Offer guidance in infrastructure movement techniques including bulk application transfers into the cloud.
Identify the top cloud architecture solutions to successfully meet the strategic needs of the company.
Due to sensitivity of customer related requirements, U.S. Citizenship is required.
Must have or the ability to obtain a U.S. Security clearance
Bachelor's degree in computer science, computer engineering, information technology, or relevant field. In lieu of formal education, certifications are accepted. Examples are Microsoft Certified Azure Fundamentals or AWS Solutions Architect. Must have Comptia Security+ in hand already.
3-5+ years of experience designing, executing, and supporting IT cloud solutions.
Positive attitude and a strong commitment to delivering quality work.
Excellent knowledge of cloud computing technologies and current computing trends.
Effective communication skills (written and verbal) to properly articulate complicated cloud reports to management and other IT development partners.
Ability to clearly articulate issues and concerns to management and support