Closing Deadline: ASAP or as soon as a suitable candidate is hired
Location: Remotely from anywhere (require at least a 4 hour overlap in core working hours with EST)
Position: Permanent, Full time
Target start date: asap
Language: French- English bilingual preferred – not essential
Cloud Solutions Architect
Are you looking for an opportunity to be part of a great team with whom you can share your knowledge and contribute to the success of our clients by designing and implementing robust and resilient technological foundations in the cloud?
The ideal candidate will possess the following skills and abilities:
Minimum of 10 years of experience in medium to large enterprise size cloud and virtualization environments.
Ability to translate architectural requirements into implementation details.
Ability to develop effective processes, documentation and knowledge sharing with both colleagues and clients.
Strong communication, collaboration, peer, client and partner support skills.
Exceptional problem-solving skills.
Bilingual (oral, written) in English and French.
Passionate about the cloud, persuasive and able to quickly establish interest and credibility in the design, deployment and operation of cloud-based architectures.
Detail and results oriented, organized and able to handle multiple tasks simultaneously.
Ability to be decisive, provide firm and clear perspectives with confidence while remaining flexible.
Positive and professional attitude.
As a Cloud Architect, you will:
Contribute to the design of high-performance, reliable, resilient, cost-effective and secure solutions to ensure successful deployments.
Be responsible for the architecture, design, implementation and optimization of Cloud solutions.
Provide recommendations to ensure that the architecture meets business needs while ensuring that client commitments are met.
Collaborate with the delivery team to achieve set goals and objectives while using an Agile methodology.
Ensure that proposed solutions are integrated into the client's overall IT environment and FX's business strategy.
Be responsible for the client's solution through operational implementation.
Facilitate workshops and meetings with clients.
Write reports using the company's architecture principles and present architecture estimates to a panel of experts.
Ability to travel when required by the context.
Here are some specifications about the technical skills we are looking for:
Expertise in native (Cloud) services.
Excellent knowledge of cloud components and infrastructure (server, storage, network, data and applications) to provide end-to-end cloud infrastructure architectures and designs.
Experience with designing modern application architectures (microservices, serverless, event-driven, etc.).
Experience with platform and cloud migrations.
Experience with continuous integration and continuous deployment (CI / CD).
Strong understanding of application, server and network security and compliance requirements.
Expertise in network architecture including load balancing, DNS, IPSec VPN and active-active/multi-homed data centers.
Experience in storage design for high availability and disaster recovery
Broad understanding of system components and their interactions.
Experience with enterprise data center applications, solutions and infrastructure.
Asset - Knowledge of Agile (Scrum) methodology for delivery management.
AWS, Azure or Google certification.