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Senior Cloud Architect

Job Title: Senior Cloud Architect
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Warrington, Cheshire
Salary: £600 - £700 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: 6 Months
REF: 16051/001_1572625790
Contact Name: Cassie Axe
Contact Email:
Job Published: 5 months ago

Job Description

Senior Cloud Architect - Outside IR35 - 6 Months

Senior Cloud Architect required for a 6 month assignment in Warrington. The Senior Cloud Architect will deliver hands-on, business-oriented strategic and technical consulting to the Cloud Service Centre clients (usually DDTS projects) for cloud infrastructure, automation solutions and platform solution architecture. You will join a service operations team and focus on adding hands-on technical expertise, ensuring outcomes meet the highest technical and agile standards.

Looking for someone with the following

  • Minimum of 5 years' experience in IT Infrastructure engineering including at least 2 years' supporting cloud based infrastructure
  • An understanding of Public/Private/Hybrid Cloud solutions and experienced in integrating public cloud into traditional hosting/delivery models.
  • Extensive experience in conducting Cloud Readiness Assessments observing business and technical perspectives
  • Experience in evaluating existing data centre and digital strategies
  • Experience in conducting cloud service maps, TCO analysis, security considerations as part of a wider Cloud Adoption Framework
  • Strong knowledge primarily of AWS. Supporting knowledge of Azure would be desirable.
  • Demonstrable experience in architecting large scale cloud migration projects/programmes
  • Demonstrate the ability to solve complex, multi-system problems
  • Extensive experience in architecting enterprise public cloud solutions
  • Be comfortable with being responsible for the delivery of significant cloud and automation projects.
  • Experience of working in a close Agile / Scrum team
  • Strong understanding of NCSC Cloud Security Principles and its practical implementations
  • Have experience of stakeholder management within complex organisations

If you are able to commence a new role in the coming weeks, please contact me for further information.