Permanent Role

Cloud Solutions Architect

New York

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As a Cloud Solution Architect you will work as part of a highly technical team of professionals who are responsible for all Cloud architectural design, development and deployment of cost effective and sustainable infrastructures to meet business requirements. Strong organizational skills, business acumen, technical expertise and attention to detail are key in this role. The Cloud Architect is also responsible for collaborating in cross-functional design and planning activities to ensure applications and services requirements are identified and supported.

Required skills & background

  • Strong understanding of modern software development process in a regulated entity
  • 15+ years experience in financial services industry (banking, vendor, consulting)
  • Mid-level of proficiency in several programming languages, such as Java, Golang, Python, C (better at reading code than writing it)
  • Strong background in messaging middleware related fields preferred
  • Has multi-year experience working in both design/build and operational application roles
  • Has sympathy for both sides of the wall
  • Expert knowledge in one of the major cloud providers, Intermediate knowledge in one of the other major cloud providers.
  • Understanding of declarative infrastructure tooling
  • Data, Databases
  • Strong understanding of OCI Containers, Kubernetes and the Kubernetes ecosystem
  • Operating Model: High level understanding of non-technical operating model aspects, such as service management (change, incident, problem); vendor management; financial/cost management
  • Networking fundamentals: CIDRs, subnet masking,  routing, proxies, reverse proxies, firewalls, BGP
  • Security concepts: preventative controls, alerting controls, security monitoring, assurance, penetration testing
  • Knowledgeable with the native tools of at least one major cloud provider
  • Understand general authN/authZ and federation concepts
  • Understand general RBAC concepts
  • Understand certificate and secrets management
  • Telemetry: understand the basics of logging, monitoring and overall telemetry, knowledge of more modern tracing patterns
  • Comfort with some combination of Splunk, ELK, Datadog, Grafana
  • General comfort using CI/CD tools
  • Architectural diagrams
  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills. Ability to communicate complexity
  • Powerpoint skills
  • Financial Services industry experience prefer
  • Bachelors degree

We Offer

  • A broad variety of cutting-edge projects to work on, located at prestigious clients including all of the top ten global investment banks
  • A flat structure of collaborative, experienced colleagues
  • A human scale – whilst big enough to be taken seriously by clients, the firm is well-sized to nurture an agile, meritocratic, open and relationship-driven approach throughout
  • A balanced existence with genuine respect for life outside work
  • A work culture that is truly centered around our core values.

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