Infrastructure Architect -Cloud focused

Closing Date: March 11, 2021

Summary

  • Senior technical resource in the Enterprise Architecture group, supporting the cloud adoption teams through guidance, advice, discussion, and technical assets.

Responsibilities

  • Advice and guide the implementation of cloud services and optimization efforts
  • Lead the creation of reusable design templates & artifacts while assisting with design best practices
  • Coordinate all technical requirements and act as a liaison across other teams including EA, cloud developers, and cloud engineers
  • Identify opportunities to automate change management and auditing
  • Optimize hosting of workloads from on-premises to cloud and vice versa based in accordance with the pricing, data privacy, etc…
  • Plan, architect, and guide implementation of optimal disaster recovery sites and data center

Skills / Disciplines

  • Experience with cloud-native architectures
  • Experience with traditional data center and related practices
  • Strong knowledge of pricing methodologies followed by different public cloud solution vendors.
  • Azure and cloud ecosystems expert
  • Cloud 3rd party tools
  • Strong knowledge of networking, security, automation tools
  • Strong knowledge of cloud adoption best practices
  • Strong knowledge of Virtual network technologies and design patterns in the cloud
  • Workload architecture & sizing experience -Big Data, Analytics, RDBMS, EDW
  • Specific knowledge of networking concepts between on-premand cloud

Qualifications

  • Public Cloud Certification
  • Hands-on cloud experience –Deployment of Landing Zone & application migrations
  • Strong experience in an enterprise network environment
  • Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology
  • 5 + years of experience as an Infrastructure Architect -Cloud-focused
  • Candidates must be available locally in Qatar with transferable visas and ready to join immediately.