Cloud Architect - Cologne

Posted 12 April 2024
LocationKöln
Job type Permanent
Discipline Infrastructure & Enterprise Cloud
Reference2467
Contact NameJames Findlay

Job description

Cloud Architect 

We are seeking a talented and experienced Technical Cloud Architect to join an esteemed global consulting firm in Germany. In this role, you will play a pivotal part in architecting cutting-edge cloud solutions for their diverse clientele, enabling client’s digital transformation journeys and optimizing their operations. Our client is a leader in professional services, and their team members find unrivalled opportunities to succeed and realize their full potential. They offer a dynamic culture of inclusion, collaboration and high performance.


Responsibilities:
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to understand business requirements and design cloud-based solutions that align with clients' objectives.
  • Working on digital transformation projects, migrating on prem to cloud and assessing applications landscape leading to developing new application landscapes.
  • Conduct in-depth analysis of existing infrastructure and applications, identifying opportunities for cloud migration and optimization.
  • Architect scalable, secure, and highly available cloud architectures that leverage industry best practices.
  • Conduct comprehensive assessments of cloud platforms and services, recommending the most suitable options based on clients' needs.
  • Stay up to date with emerging cloud technologies and trends, proactively identifying opportunities for innovation and improvement.
  • Assist in developing and implementing cloud governance frameworks, ensuring compliance with relevant industry standards and regulations.


Requirements:
  • Bachelor’s or master’s degree in computer science, Information Technology, or a related field.
  • Proven experience as a Cloud Architect or in a similar role, designing and implementing cloud solutions for enterprise clients.
  • Strong expertise in cloud platforms such as Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Google Cloud Platform (GCP).
  • Solid understanding of cloud architecture patterns, including infrastructure as code, microservices, and serverless computing.
  • Fluent German language skills (verbal and written).
  • Familiarity with cloud migration methodologies and tools, with the ability to assess legacy systems and devise migration strategies.
  • Relevant certifications in cloud technologies and architectures would be highly beneficial.

Thank you for your interest in this opportunity. If your application is successful, we will contact you to discuss the position in more detail within 48 hours of receiving your CV. Please assume your application has been unsuccessful if you do not hear back from us within 48 hours.