Cloud Architect

Cloud Architect Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Cloud Architect to join our team.


  • Execute cloud strategy development and migration projects;
  • Design of AWS Cloud environments;
  • Day-to-day lead the development team through the technical challenges of Cloud and DevOps transformation;
  • Responsible for design, development and evolution of the cloud infrastructure in support of requirements and traffic growth;
  • 2+ years working as a GCP certified architect;
  • Design and implement cloud infrastructure solutions for distributed systems and applications;
  • Definition of cloud policies, particularly relating to security and local regulations;
  • Hands-on expertise of containerisation technologies, such as Docker, Kubernetes and Helm;
  • Lead the discovery, assessment, planning and delivery of applications as they migrate to the cloud;
  • Manage the technical relationship between the company and key cloud infrastructure vendors;
  • 8+ Years professional experience with at least 4 years of experience as a cloud architect;
  • Review existing cloud implementations, identify gaps and suggest improvements;
  • Responsible for reviewing industry trends and identifying relevant solutions to successfully meet the strategic requirements of the company;
  • Responsible for the evaluation of cloud applications, hardware and software;
  • Define the cloud strategy, evaluating the options for hosted or on-premises, and manage the adaption from existing systems.


  • Knowledge of multiple, development/Scripting languages such as PowerShell ,Bash, Ruby, Python and Node.js is desirable;
  • Ability to pick new trends in technology and build campaigns within customer;
  • Proven ability to converse with all levels within client organization;
  • Strong IT consulting experience of AWS Cloud based Solutions;
  • Be part of Pre-sales team if required – prior experience desirable;
  • Avid technologist, with deep expertise in a major Cloud platform (Oracle Cloud, AWS and Google Cloud in use currently);
  • Strong communication skills, ability to present technical ideas in business-friendly language;
  • Develop and maintain data sourcing and data roadmaps that will reduce red tape and scale commercial use cases;
  • Experience in technical leadership roles at a consulting/professional services company, cloud provider or customer environment in Enterprise;
  • Align programmes, strategy and roadmaps to single data lakes with common data models;
  • Hands-on expertise of containerisation technologies, such as Docker, Kubernetes and Helm;
  • Background in GCP design, development and implementation; demonstrable use of a wide range of GCP services;
  • Analytical and problem-solving abilities;
  • Influence the development of cloud-based (GCP) architecture to best fit the business;
  • Good understanding of CI / CD processes and tools.