Solution Architect

Location: Perth CBD, Western Australia
Job Type: Permanent
Posted: 26 days ago
Contact: Mili Solanki
Discipline:
Reference: 186212_1531985391

About the company:


The company is a Tier One, IT Solution provider with a reputation for delivering to Tier One Clients across the globe. They have a global footprint and are continuing to grow at a rapid rate.

About the role:

  • Perform infrastructure solution architecture for strategic and customer-driven initiatives and guide the evolution of AWS capabilities.
  • Engage with customers and stakeholders to clarify expectations, apply relevant standards and best-practices, and drive the delivery of infrastructure solutions and services in AWS.
  • Balance a strong results-orientation with continuous improvement. This will be a collaborative role, necessitating strong interpersonal and influencing skills in addition to broad IT domain knowledge, particularly in DevOps, Security, and Architecture Governance practices.
  • Leading full, transformational cloud migrations.
  • This role is customer facing and will work closely with Product Owners, Applications Owners, Network and security team to deliver the best solution for large scale design and application migrations.

Duties:

  • You will design high-performance, resilient application environments leveraging AWS and Hybrid cloud technologies to meet customers' and application requirements
  • Derive architecture fit for solutions purpose from user requirements keeping in mind the enterprise application landscape and available toolsets
  • Analyse new solution requests, solicits and clarifies non-functional requirements, and formulates conceptual and physical architectures, to rapidly deliver infrastructure solutions in a fast-paced,
    multi-vendor, cloud-first environment
  • Drive opportunities to accelerate deployment through identifying, proving, and leading implementation of automation and optimization solutions
  • Perform collaborative solution assessments that represent multiple foundational disciplines (especially platform, cloud services, network, security, data management & integration, service management & operations), makes recommendations consistent with standards and acceptable practices, and influentially communicates across the organization.
  • You will use your own subject matter expertise and appropriate stakeholders to evolve infrastructure standards that improve time to market, economics, and brand protection for global technology solutions
  • Support Enterprise Architecture activities by driving service roadmaps, strategic planning, and optimization in AWS, and taking a lead role in setting organizational standards for the optimal use of technologies

Experience:

  • You must have experience in a senior-level infrastructure Engineering or Architecture role.
  • Have expert level knowledge and experience in designing, migrating, and implementing complex migrations to AWS.
  • Architecting solutions experience in AWS.
  • You should possess expert knowledge in public and hybrid cloud models.
  • You will need previous AWS DevOps Tools and Process Implementation experience.
  • Excellent command and experience in designing cloud architectures, primarily AWS
  • Experience in Oil & Gas/ Resources domain and understanding of relevant business functions
  • You should have application development experience in the past, and be familiar with relevant development tech stack
  • Experience in cloud native application delivery with strong technical background
  • Expert level working knowledge of Infrastructure as Code (IaC) concepts and toolchain (e.g. AWS, Azure, Atlassian Suite products like Jira/Confluence/BitBucket/Bamboo, Terraform, Consul, Kubernetes, Docker Swarm, Microservices architecture, AWS CloudFormation/ Azure Resource Manager, Python, Lambda)
  • Broad exposure to multiple areas of technology, particularly application development, cloud infrastructure and operations management, DevOps, and security will be an advantage
  • You will need demonstratable experience with agile methodologies, particularly Scrum & Kanban
  • Experience with "on-premise to cloud" migrations or IT transformations

Qualification:

AWS Solution Architect certified preferred

For more information or a confidential discussion, please contact Mili Solanki 08 94231422 quoting reference: 186212

Please note: we are considering candidates with full Australian Work Rights.

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