Lead Cloud Architect

Delaney & Bourton
75000.00 - 90000.00 GBP Annual
22 Oct 2019
28 Oct 2019
Contract Type

Lead Cloud Architect

West Midlands, Coventry, Birmingham

Package - GBP80k - GBP90k + 25% Bonus + 36 days leave + 12% Pension + Private

The role also comes with flexible/home working availability.

Fantastic opportunity for an experienced Cloud Architect or Senior Architect with strong cloud experience to help a large, well known organisation accelerate their journey to the cloud.

This role will take full ownership of creating a holistic view of all cloud activities, advice and guidance to cloud projects, review and sign off architecture and operational documentation, horizon scanning for platform enhancements and briefing other specialists from within the team as appropriate.

The role will also be responsible for developing and authoring strategic architecture assets, such as roadmaps, standards, patterns and holistic views. This position will focus on a range of cloud initiatives with a large focus on Azure.

Key areas of the role will include -

  • Producing architecture views of overall cloud solutions
  • Detailed Platform Roadmaps, Patterns & Standards
  • Providing architectural leadership for the cloud team and for associated cloud projects
  • Ensuring architectural governance over solution delivery when related to cloud platform
  • Engaging IT & Business representatives to enable architectural change
  • Contributing to the development of standards and strategy for architecture
  • Consulting with other members of architecture team

Skill / Experience required -

  • Demonstrable experience working with cloud technologies (Azure / AWS)
  • Experience of end-to-end architecture, covering business requirements through to technical deployments and service design.
  • Microsoft IAAS / PAAS / SAAS Services (essential)
  • Architecture approaches such as SOA, frameworks such as TOGAF

This role is commutable from Birmingham, Coventry, Worcester, Warwickshire, Leicester, Solihull, Northampton and all surrounding areas.