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Cloud Architect

Ref #: Cloud-Architect1
Ben Parker 04/12/2021
Location: London, Greater London, Munich Not Disclosed London, Greater London, Munich
Salary: £90,000 - £140,000 £
Type: Permanent
Seniority: N/A
Date: 04/12/2021
Cloud Architect

Cloud Architect - Greenfield

Permanent

London or Munich

£90,000 - £140,000 + bonus

Our client is a leading insurance organisation and is looking for a Cloud Architect to join the team on a permanent basis.

You will be accountable for leading the technology activities and driving the companies targeted outcomes. This involves transforming local legacy processes/ systems into central and group-wide platforms.

You will report to the Head of Architecture.

Responsibilities:

  • Support upcoming finance initiatives, participate in RfPs and/or PoCs
  • Drive standardisation of Enterprise Cloud Integration & Application Development technology standards, guidelines and principles
  • Draft technical standards for technologies such as Cloud Integration capabilities
  • Build enterprise cloud integration centric initiatives and offerings and help technical challenges
  • Evangelize and be an ambassador of Integration Architecture vision and standards like Hybrid Cloud Integration, Platform Integration, Hub & Spoke Architecture, Cloud Security Integration concepts
  • Identify technology related customer pain points by mapping existing technologies
  • Enable IT development and infrastructure teams to make smart choices through technology strategies, frameworks, standards
  • Identify technical risk and vulnerabilities in the IT environment
  • Reduce costs by defining standards and reusable patterns
  • Support Head of Technical Architecture on development of a multi-year Roadmap
  • Work with EA and TA peers (e.g., enterprise, business, solutions architects) to analyse enterprise business context (business strategy and trends)
  • Define migration plans to address the gaps between the current and future state
  • Assist with designing the governance, assurance and standards activities associated

Full job spec will be provided upon request.

Skills/ Experience:

  • Prior expertise in Architecture
  • Technologies like Azure Services, Amazon Services, B2C platforms, PaaS and SaaS
  • Hands-on experience working with Data Centre Migration to cloud.
  • Enterprise architecture concepts including, Patterns, Roadmaps, Architecture Review Board, Solution Design Board.
  • Expertise in defining Enterprise Cloud Integration roadmaps, integration patterns, cloud-based services
  • Hybrid Cloud solutions (Azure and / or AWS)
  • Good understanding of Data Integration challenges and potentials solutions.

If interested or for further information, please apply asap.

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