Cloud Architect

Employment: Full time employee
Working hours: 9am- 6pm
Location: 47 Mark Lane, London, EC3R 7QQ
Benefits: Private medical insurance, Company pension scheme, Gym

Key Responsibilities

  • Enable Fincore’s cloud journey, analyse requirements and make our Cloud dream become reality – for our applications to be easily Cloud deployed and be agnostic of which cloud platform
  • Design cloud architectures to enable Cloud migration programs, analyse existing applications and IT services portfolios, create implementation roadmaps
  • Design, prototype and deliver Cloud agnostic architecture leveraging Kubernetes
  • Day-to-day lead the development team through the technical challenges of Cloud and DevOps transformation
  • Serve as a Cloud evangelist, consult and provide technical guidance on Cloud design, performance, scalability, security, operations and cost control best practices
  • Review existing cloud implementations, identify gaps and suggest improvements

Desirable Qualities & Competencies

  • Avid technologist, with deep expertise in a major Cloud platform (Oracle Cloud, AWS and Google Cloud in use currently)
  • Deep understanding of cloud design patterns, Cloud operations and Cloud cost models with hands-on ability to implement best practices or suggest improvements
  • Hands on expertise of containerisation technologies, such as Docker, Kubernetes and Helm
  • Experience of Terraform, Ansible and/or similar scripting technologies
  • Good understanding of CI / CD processes and tools
  • Strong communication skills, ability to present technical ideas in business-friendly language
  • Analytical and problem-solving abilities

Closing date: 16th February 2020

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