Cloud Architect

  • Location
    Ottawa, Ontario
  • Job type
    Direct Hire
  • Category
    Information Technology - Satellite

Adecco is currently recruiting for a Cloud Architect. This is a full-time permanent role to work with our telecommunication client located in Ottawa, ON. Candidate must have a Reliability Status Security Clearance or be eligible for one

The Cloud Architect will have the following responsibilities:

  • Define architecture and design of a wide range of projects.
  • Define architecture and design of the Kubernetes (AKS, GKE, EKS, Rancher) platform using best practices, infrastructure as code and DevOps practices.
  • Define architecture and design of the Data platform infrastructure using best practices, infrastructure as code and DevOps practices.
  • Work with selected vendors through the development and delivery phases.
  • Offer expertise on cloud and cloud-native technologies
  • Produce technical presentations to executive management to support recommendations on cloud design, development, and deployments.
  • Own, document, and maintain the cloud services platform development and deployment plans in close coordination with the team.
  • Managing the Hybrid Cloud and Platforms in accordance with our enterprise security guidelines.
  • Educating teams on the implementation of new cloud-based initiatives, providing associated training as required.
  • Employing exceptional problem-solving skills, with the ability to see and solve issues before they escalate into problems.
  • The Cloud Architect must meet the following mandatory requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, software engineering or equivalent practical experience.
  • At least 7 years of relevant industry experience.
  • Production level experience with Microsoft Azure, GCP or AWS.
  • Production level experience in one of the following areas:
  • Building and operationalizing Kubernetes Platforms (Rancher, EKS, AKS, GKE)
  • Building and operationalizing Data Platforms.
  • Experience with Infrastructure-as-Code with Terraform
  • Experience with Configuration Manager tools like Ansible, Chef, Puppet, Salt and Packer.
  • Familiarity with GitOps and CI/CD best practice concepts considered an asset
  • Creative problem-solving skills and strong analytical and decision-making skills
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a team environment
  • Strong written and oral English communication skills
  • If you are interested in applying to our Cloud Architect position, please submit your resume as soon as possible by clicking on the 'Apply with Adecco' button.



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    Reference number CA_EN_1_027616_1610416

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