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Cloud architect

Posted 28 March 2024
Salary Negotiable
Job type Contract
Discipline Professional Services
Contact NameAdam Cohen

Job description

Position Title: Cloud Architect

Duration: Contract

Location: Gothenburg, Sweden

Qualifications and skills required for the role

  • E. B.Sc. or M.Sc. in Computer Science, Engineering, Information Technology or equivalent work experience
  • In-depth knowledge of AWS and Azure services, including compute, storage, networking, database, security, and management tools.
  • Strong understanding of cloud architecture principles, including microservices, serverless computing, containers, and hybrid cloud.
  • Proficiency in scripting and automation using languages such as Python, PowerShell, or Bash.
  • Experience with container orchestration platforms like Kubernetes and containerization technologies like Docker.
  • Familiarity with CI/CD pipelines, version control systems (e.g., Git), and agile development methodologies.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and the ability to troubleshoot complex issues in a distributed cloud environment.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to effectively collaborate with diverse teams and stakeholders.
  • Relevant certifications such as AWS Certified Solutions Architect, Microsoft Certified: Azure Solutions Architect Expert, or equivalent industry certifications are preferred.

Nice to Have Criteria:

  • You are the kind of person that thrives in an environment where everything is not set and gets inspired from defining and implementing solutions.
  • You are pragmatic, self-driven, curious, and flexible with a "we'll find a way" attitude.
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to drive an independent product stream within the context of a broader team project
  • Comfortable with navigating ambiguous and evolving situations
  • Proactive, self-starter and ability to manage multiple tasks effectively
  • A team-oriented approach and with a flexible mindset
  • Fluent in English and with Chinese language as a plus
  • The team is located in Göteborg, Lindholmen but works with teams and stakeholders all over the world.

Additional Information:

  • As an IT Cloud architect, you will join the Enterprise Digital department within Digital Development & Operations (DDO).
  • The overall DDO vision is to be an innovator, a transformative leader, and an enabler for reaching our business objectives.
  • The area of Enterprise digital consists of several product areas which are: Collaboration, Big data, Cloud & Devops, Enterprise architecture, PMO, Information security and Service portfolio.
  • As a Cloud Architect specializing in AWS and Azure, you will play a crucial role in designing, implementing, and managing cloud-based solutions for our clients, particularly supporting Technical Service Providers (TSP).
  • Your expertise will be instrumental in crafting scalable, resilient, and cost-effective architectures that align with business objectives.
  • This role demands deep proficiency in both AWS and Azure platforms, along with a strong understanding of cloud computing principles and best practices.