at Deloitte in Kansas City, Missouri, United States
Cloud Solutions Architect
Are you passionate about technology and interested in joining a community of collaborative colleagues who respectfully and courageously seek to challenge the status quo? If so, read on to learn more about an exciting opportunity with Deloitte’s Information Technology Services (ITS). We are insatiably curious and life-long learners focused on technology and innovation.
Work you’ll do
The Cloud Solutions Architecture practice is a part of the Deloitte Cloud Solution Center that reports to the office of the Deputy CIO of Technology and is responsible for delivering cloud solutions that accelerate the delivery of both revenue-generating and internal applications. The team specializes in cloud solution design and deployment as well as automation to deliver resilient, predictable, scalable, consumable and secure cloud capabilities.
The cloud solution architect is a critical thinker and problem solver with a business-first mindset. As a member of the Solution Architecture practice, you will work collaboratively across the IT organization to deliver, AWS, Azure, GCP and Deloitte Private Cloud solutions. The team serves as a trusted partner to our Service Lines helping to transform their experience with cloud in order to deliver innovative business outcomes.
Your responsibilities will include partnering with business-lead development teams and successfully leading the design and delivery of cloud solutions. You will be challenged to find approaches that enable the rapid adoption of new cloud services, drive innovation and transform IT.
+ Define and deliver the appropriate cloud solution architecture and strategic approaches to support various cloud native, hybrid, non-hybrid and migration engagements.
+ Be the go to expert for Cloud Architecture. You should have a deep understanding of IaaS, CaaS and PaaS services offered on cloud platforms and understand how to combine them to build complex and innovative solutions.
+ Serve as a trusted advisor for cloud initiatives by providing objective, practical and relevant ideas, insights and advice while also building organizational partnerships and networks to ensure comprehensive cloud capabilities are developed with input from appropriate business and IT resources.
+ Work with your peers to automate and build tailored solutions with repeatable patterns that can be leveraged across business and IT solutions.
+ Ensure that all cloud solutions follow established security and compliance controls.
+ Be a thought leader by staying abreast of current and emerging cloud technologies and industry trends.
+ Directly support the use and delivery of cloud services in the organization.The team
Information Technology Services (ITS) helps power Deloitte’s success. ITS is the engine that drives Deloitte, which serves many of the world’s largest, most respected organizations. We develop and deploy cutting-edge internal and go-to-market solutions that help Deloitte operate effectively and lead in the market. Our reputation is built on a tradition of delivering with excellence.
The ~2,200 professionals in ITS deliver services including:
+ Security, risk & compliance
+ Technology support
+ Relationship management
+ CommunicationsTechnology & Infrastructure
The Technology and Infrastructure Organization works together to transform how ITS deploys technologies and services that meet the dynamic needs of Deloitte professionals and help increase their productivity.
+ Unified Communications
+ Infrastructure Operations
+ Office of Technology and Infrastructure
+ Service Management
+ Solutions Delivery
+ Technology Support Services
+ Visual Technology and Solutions
+ Cloud Solutions CenterTechnology Management Office
The Technology Management Office is the engine of the ITS organization, ensuring a smooth, efficient, and fiscally-sound technology operation. This multi-disciplinary team runs IT as a business by transforming IT finance, reporting project portfolio metrics, quality, deployment, delivery, and adoption, and building the IT workforce of the future.
+ 4+ years of experience building resilient, highly available and scalable cloud native platforms and solutions.
+ 8+ years of experience in the IT field.
+ Considerable tangible experience with cloud infrastructure, data, and application services.
+ Strong experience designing and building multi-tenant IaaS and PaaS cloud solutions on either Amazon AWS, Microsoft Azure, or Google Cloud platforms.
+ Strong experience with cloud solution design patterns (microservices, messaging, distributed caching, containers etc.)
+ Strong experience setting project vision/scope, building the team to deliver, and overseeing delivery.
+ Proven track record of successfully adopting new technology at an enterprise-wide level.
+ Experience leading delivery of managed IT services to enterprise customers.
+ Exceptional communication skills and proven track record of presenting to executive-level leadership.
+ Developer background, 3+ years of experience with programming in at least one of the following; java, c#, C++, Python, etc.
+ Strong experience leading technical project teams with the ability to lead people, provide direction, and set clear objectives.
+ Must understand Agile/SCRUM methodologies.
+ Experience with infrastructure as code development along with configuration management and orchestration tools such as Ansible, Chef, or Puppet.
+ Strong experience in programmatically configuring Linux or Windows servers and services for cloud-based deployments.
+ Excellent influencing and reasoning skills; good at conflict resolution and consensus building.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or protected veteran status, or any other legally protected basis, in accordance with applicable law.
Kansas City, Missouri 64106