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  • Location: Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
  • Rate: Up to 0.00
  • Start Date: 01/09/2019
  • Duration: 1 year ++


Applicants must be eligible to work in the specified location

Cloud Platform Architect is required for urgent contract position in Nottingham (East Midlands ) with one of the global IT consulting Organisation in UK


Essential Skills:

  • Public cloud service offerings (IaaS, PaaS, DBaaS services as well high level product offerings such, as AWS).

  • Infrastructure as Software (Container Orchestration, Observability, CI/CD).

  • Knowledge on JAVA, Selenium NodeJS.. etc

  • Modern security practices.

  • Modern API platform design.

  • Modern data architectures (eg event driven architectures, data democratization, stream processing, and integrating Real Time analytics into customer applications)

  • Experience in delivering PaaS and IaaS components on an enterprise scale, high available distributed environment.

  • Sound knowledge of Virtualization like VMware and/or other cloud offerings (eg AWS).

  • Sound experience in managing Dockers and container orchestration on Kubernetes and OpenShift.

  • Good knowledge with Scripting and development using bash, python, Perl and/or ruby.

  • Working experience with configuration management & deployment using Ansible Terraform or Chef or Puppet.

  • Working experience using tools for managing resources like Nagios, Elastic Stack/ELK.

  • Understanding of distributed logging.

  • Familiarity with load balancing technologies.

  • Knowledge of Front End technologies- React, PWA, iOS and Android and also Hybris.

Good to have:

  • Develop and evolve technology strategy, aligned to and prioritized by business objectives.

  • Influence/coach enterprise architecture on modern evolutionary platform architecture principles and practices.

  • Develop and communicate measurements of platform progress and business impact.

  • Support organizational changes in regards to capability development, restructuring toward product-centric team models, and transitioning to modern Agile SDLC practices

  • Communicate technical decisions to non-technical audiences and build consensus around them.

  • Articulate the value of foundational technology approaches to business executives (eg the pros & cons of microservices architectures in a given context).

  • Own key relationships both up and downstream of the platform teams to ensure delivery.

  • Manage priorities and make decisions in high stakes scenarios.

If interested, please share your updated CV to Pooja Rajpal at GIOs