Senior Cloud Architect

Designation: Senior Cloud Architect
Location: Bangalore
Experience: 15 - 22 years
Opening: 01

We are looking for a seasoned Senior Cloud Architect with extensive experience in Azure and AWS. Join our dynamic team to develop and implement cutting-edge cloud solutions aligned with business objectives.

Job Description:

As a Senior Cloud Architect, you will be responsible for developing and executing comprehensive Azure/AWS cloud strategies, leading architecture discussions, and ensuring solutions adhere to best practices. You will collaborate with cross-functional teams to define technical requirements, oversee cloud migration projects, and automate deployment processes for scalability and consistency. Additionally, you will provide technical leadership, mentorship, and stay updated on industry trends and emerging technologies.

Skills and Experience Required:

  • Bachelor’s degree in BE/Btech/MCA/MSc or equivalent.
  • 15+ years of experience in the IT sector.
  • Proven expertise as a Cloud Architect with a focus on Azure/AWS.
  • Strong knowledge of Infrastructure as Code principles and tools such as Terraform, ARM templates, etc.
  • Experience in designing and implementing scalable, secure, and well-architected cloud solutions.
  • Ability to lead architecture discussions and collaborate effectively with cross-functional teams.
  • Hands-on experience with cloud migration projects and automation.
  • Certifications on AWS/Azure relevant to the role.
  • Develop and execute a comprehensive Azure/AWS cloud strategy aligned with business goals and industry best practices.
  • Provide strategic guidance on Azure/AWS services and solutions to optimize performance, cost, and scalability.
  • Lead architecture discussions, ensuring solutions adhere to Azure/AWS best practices and compliance standards.
  • Implement Infrastructure as Code principles using tools like Terraform, ARM templates, or similar technologies.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to define technical requirements and system integration needs.
  • Lead and oversee cloud migration projects, ensuring seamless transition of on-premises systems to Azure.
  • Develop migration strategies, assess risks, and implement best practices for efficient and successful migrations.
  • Collaborate with project teams to address technical challenges and ensure minimal business disruption during migrations.
  • Automate deployment processes to achieve consistency, repeatability, and scalability.
  • Apply best practices and operating principles to assess, improve, and optimize cloud architectures.
  • Conduct regular reviews of existing cloud environments, identifying areas for improvement and optimization.
  • Provide technical leadership and mentorship to junior team members.
  • Stay abreast of industry trends, emerging technologies, and best practices related to cloud architecture and Azure/AWS services.