AWS Cloud and DevOps Architect

Zurich, Switzerland

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DESCRIPTION


Currently we are looking for an AWS Cloud and DevOps Architect for our Zurich office to make the team even stronger.

Are you an industry visionary and technologist at heart with a passion for designing complex AWS Cloud and DevOps solutions? Are you able to guide and advise customers and teams on the technical and organisational challenges of Cloud and DevOps journeys? Do you have strong soft skills with solid stakeholder and program management experience? Do you want to transform businesses, so they can benefit from next generation IT automation and are able to operate and grow successfully in the cloud-first IT world?

Then you have an opportunity to join as an AWS Cloud Architect to work with highly skilled and engaged teams across the globe on DevOps transformation and AWS Cloud enablement strategies and migration opportunities. You will be working on a range of programs connecting program management, architecture and delivery.

Responsibilities

  • Enable AWS cloud journey, gather requirements, analyse TCO and create a business case, make the Cloud dream become reality;
  • Assess the customer cloud maturity, review existing AWS cloud implementations, identify gaps and suggest improvements;
  • Create a unified strategy for AWS cloud transformation governance, automation, security, implementation and operations;
  • Design AWS architecture to enable cloud migration programs, analyse existing application and IT services portfolios, develop assets’ migration, transformation and automation approach, craft implementation roadmaps;
  • Design, prototype and deliver AWS cloud native solutions, leverage AWS platform rich services offering;
  • Design, prototype and deliver cloud agnostic microservices architecture leveraging Kubernetes, Pivotal and other PaaS platforms;
  • Day-to-day lead the customer through the technical and organisational challenges of Cloud and DevOps transformation;
  • Serve as an AWS evangelist, consult and provide technical guidance on AWS design, governance, performance, scalability, security, operations and cost control best practices;
  • Create thoughtful leadership on AWS solutions and hybrid clouds.

Requirements

  • Avid technologist, with deep expertise in AWS Cloud and/or other public/private/hybrid cloud architecture domains;
  • History of successful implementation of complex AWS or hybrid cloud architecture solutions;
  • Expert knowledge of private, public and hybrid cloud architecture, networking, workload types, migration patterns and tools;
  • Hands-on experience with various enterprise applications and IT services, as well as software development, compliance and security, and IT operations disciplines;
  • Deep understanding of cloud design patterns, cloud operations and cloud cost models with hands-on ability to implement best practices or suggest improvements;
  • Ability to suggest competitive and innovative technical decisions, get client buy-in and deliver commitments;
  • Strong communication skills, ability to present technical ideas in business-friendly language;
  • Analytical and problem-solving abilities;
  • AWS certifications are an additional advantage.

We offer

  • Experience exchange with colleagues all around the world;
  • Competitive compensation depending on experience and skills;
  • Regular assessments and salary reviews;
  • Develop integration modules for interacting with new systems and applications;
  • Opportunities for self-realization;
  • Friendly team and enjoyable working environment;
  • Corporate and social events;
  • Please note that any offers will be subject to appropriate background checks;
  • We do not accept CV from recruiting or staffing agencies.