Principal Cloud Architect - PaaS/IaaS. FTSE 100 Super Major. London. F
Posted on Aug 21, 2019 by Ink Search
Principal PaaS Architect. Cloud Architect. Azure/AWS. Our client are a global Super Major that have recently embarked on a large and ambitious plan to modernise and transform the global organisation using cutting edge, digital technologies to facilitate wholesale business change and efficiency gains.
This specific vacancy is a Lead Solution Architect/Principal Architect responsible for driving a new approach for Software Development and Software Provisioning across a core component of their global organisation, impacting in excess of 35,000 users in 50+ different countries. The successful candidate will take ownership over the long term strategic direction and solution design and work in close proximity to various global development groups within the Software Engineering Chapter to define, scope and deliver a PaaS orientated environment, leveraging advanced cloud technologies to help develop and deliver a more robust, scalable, efficient software creation and deployment environment. The successful candidate will be a technologist at heart, possessing a fascination in how PaaS, IaaS and/or SaaS solutions could shape the future of global technology teams. You'll be a strategic thinker and able to plan for the future whilst considering and meeting short and medium term objectives. You'll be empowered by the thought of working within one of the world's most forward thinking IT departments and having the leading vendors at your fingertips. You'll have demonstrable experience of real-world architecture expertise and experience architecting, designing and delivering large technology projects within a complex business ecosystem.
The role has a leadership component, taking accountability for a small team of Architecture specialists, (to 10 people + externals), but above all we are recruiting Architecture experts, candidates with a broad and deep appreciation of modern day technology and a vision on how this can aid one of the UK's most prominent brands. The client offer a market leading compensation package and flexible working.
Please don't hesitate to apply or call Oliver Gibbons for a confidential pre-application discussion to learn more about the role