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Job description

No Of Position:10

Seniority Level:Experienced (Non Manager)

Job Role:Enterprise Cloud Architect

Functional Area: IT Software - All Jobs

Industry:Information Technology/ IT-Software / Software Services /IT-Hardware & Networking

We are looking for a Enterprise Cloud Architect for a contract with one of our biggest client (Among the top 3 biggest IT consultancy companies of the World).

Here is the Job Spec:

  • Job Location: Maidenhead, United Kingdom
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Start Date: Immediate
  • Duration: 1 Year+
  • Mandatory Skills: Must have hands on experience of defining the cloud strategy, Cloud IaaS, PaaS, SaaS, Automation of Enterprise Operating Model)

Job Purpose and Primary Objectives:

  • Enterprise Architect role responsible day-to-day leadership & management of Enterprise Architecture (Azure, Infrastructure, IAAS, PAAS).
  • Owns the overall strategy, vision and roadmap to enable organization to deliver key cloud transformational programme.
  • Accountable the Cloud Architecture as part of a large corporate environment acting as subject matter expert (SME) a conduit between Customer, Enterprise Technology and Business Functions.
  • Ability to present, design, lead and shape leading-edge technical solutions. Transform current-state technology and integrating technologies for complete customer solutions across the enterprise infrastructure.
  • This role will have key accountability to provide Cloud Architecture support for low- high complexity programme, projects with cross functional impact across a number of technical systems, domain areas, working with Customer, System Integrators and Third Parties.

Key Accountabilities and Decision Ownership:

  • Accountable for the creating a best in class Enterprise Cloud Architecture vision & Strategy.
  • Accountable for leading the senior stakeholder relationships in the presentation and communication of the Vision & Strategy for our Customers.
  • Business Engagement & Subject matter expert in Cloud Enterprise technologies to support strategic discussions with Customer & Vendor Architects. (i.e. All client engagement for Cloud IaaS, PaaS, SaaS, in Automation of Enterprise Operating Model)
  • Drive the introduction of a best in class cloud architecture and related technologies to drive transformational integration for us & our Customers
  • Accountable for provide steering, guidance, documentation, designs into Programmes, Projects and transformational initiatives to enable delivery of Customer roadmaps.
  • Review and provide advice on high-level design decisions to ensure proper integration of new solutions

Key Skills/Knowledge:

  • Experience of working within a large corporate environment
  • Prior experience in an Enterprise Architect / Senior Solution Architect role
  • Experience with the following: Cloud Integration, Azure IaaS and Azure PaaS
  • Experience in developing leading-edge technical solutions
  • Proven track record for thinking beyond current-state technology issues and integrating technologies for complete solutions across the enterprise infrastructure
  • Experience in an infrastructure architecture role (hosting, storage, network, Hyper V, VMware, tools and application platforms
  • Possess a strong business and technical acumen to contribute to the strategic business plan and operational direction vision.
  • Experience in developing leading-edge technical solutions in Microsoft platform
  • Business change / transformation experience
  • Experience of senior stakeholder management & managing cross-culturally