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Strategic Cloud Architect

  • £650 per day
  • Birmingham
  • Posted: 22/02/2021
  • Contract
  • Job Ref: 272105298

Job Details

Strategic Cloud Architect
Remote Working
Outside IR35
£600-650 per day
2 months
My client is currently looking to  recruit a high level Technical cloud architect to productionise architecture and design principles to deliver a cohesive cloud strategy in support of the Digital Strategy and TOM. 
The successful cloud architect will complete the following areas of focus and responsibilities:

  • Technical frameworks and principles for PaaS adoption
  • Management of cost as a design principle and production of cost models
  • Technical frameworks and principles for hybrid cloud and integrations
  • Identification of architectural and design gaps with transition architectures to address these.
  • Tooling standards and use of IAC, CI/CD
  • Technical frameworks and principles IaaS
  • Integration transition pathways to Azure/Logic apps, etc
  • API management and Service Bus co-existence
  • Strategic view on decision making around cloud architecture selection
  • Technical principles and architecture framework for PaaS cloud services.
  • Identification of architectural and technical gaps
  • Creation of blueprint and service building blocks suitable for broad use.
  • Production of cost models for use in the design process
  • Recommendations of tooling approaches and standardisation
  • Documented outputs of all of the above.
Week 1 – orientation and brief setting
Weeks 2 to 4 – engagement with team, investigations, building out strategy and framework
Week 4 – report back draft findings and proposals
Weeks 5 to 6 – incorporate feedback and refine
Weeks 7 – 8 – produce final documentation and artifacts
Experience & Skills:
  • Cloud and technical architecture for PaaS services (AWS, Azure)
  • Hybrid cloud and integrations
  • DevOps
  • IaC (Infrastructure as Code)
If you have the relevant skills and experience to fulfil this role , please apply immediately.

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