Cloud Architect in Washington, DC

$100K - $150K(Ladders Estimates)

Slalom Consulting   •  

Washington, DC 20001

Industry: Business Services

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5 - 7 years

Posted 55 days ago

Join Washington DC's growing Technology Enablement Practice as a Cloud Architect and help deliver engaging, modern cloud solutions, strategies, migrations and applications at one of the Nation's top rated consultancies. As a member of the Technology Enablement team, you will analyze, design and architect cloud based solutions to address our clients' needs for infrastructure-as-a-service, platform-as-a-service and software-as-a-service. We are looking for sharp, disciplined, and self-motivated individuals who have a passion for utilizing the cloud solutions from Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure, and Google Cloud Platform solve real business problems for our customers.

Requirements:

  • B.S. in Computer Science, related fields or commensurate work experience
  • 5+ years project experience migrating and deploying cloud based solutions (AWS, Azure, GCP)
  • 3+ years architecting, implementing and supporting AWS, Azure or GCP infrastructure and topologies
  • Project experience implementing core infrastructure, networking and cloud based services for business teams or consumers
  • Deep product knowledge and understanding of product features including:
  • AWS, Microsoft Azure or Google Cloud
  • IaaS, PaaS, and SaaS Solutions
  • Virtualization
  • Vmware, Citrix
  • High Availability and Disaster Recovery principles, patterns and usage
  • Understanding of cloud ecosystem and leading edge cloud emerging technologies
  • Experience configuring and tuning virtual private clouds
  • Experience supporting Production applications or workloads in a cloud-based environment.
  • Performance analysis, troubleshooting and remediation techniques
  • TLS/SSL, encryption and key management principles
  • Experience with networking principles and technologies (DNS, Load Balancers, Reverse Proxies)
  • Practical experience sizing hardware and storage needs
  • Strong analytical problem solving ability
  • Strong presentation, written and verbal communication skills
  • Self-starter with the ability to work independently or as part of a project team

Desired:

  • 3+ years previous consulting experience, especially with Big 4 consulting firms or specialty cloud consulting firms
  • Automation experience with CloudFormation, Resource Manager, Puppet, Chef, Ansible
  • Container experience with Docker, Vagrant, Kubernetes
  • MSFT: Azure Solutions Architect
  • AWS: Certified Solutions Architect


Valid Through: 2019-10-17