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Cloud Infrastructure Architect 7073444

Software ENG & DEV | Houston, TX | Full Time and Contract

Job Description

Cloud Infrastructure Architect 

As a IaaS and Paas cloud architect, the candidate have the following qualification and responsibilities:

  • Serve as a thought leader, solution visionary and technology expert 
  • Serves as the primary designer and architect for Google/Azure Enterprise Cloud systems and services. Understands unique needs of customers and organization 
  • Proven hands-on experience developing cloud infrastructure and solution 
  • Cloud Architect experienced in Google cloud platform or Microsoft Azure with at least 2 years of hands-on experience and 10 years of IT operational experience in a global enterprise environment. 
  • Areas of responsibility include:
    • virtual networks 
    • image creation and maintenance 
    • subscription management 
    • storage management 
    • Backup/DR 
    • Network Security Groups 
    • Role Based Access Controls 
    • Active Directory 
    • Automation 
    • Monitoring 
    • Logging 


  • Direct skills should include PowerShell, Google bucket VM image and Azure Resource Manager (ARM) templates 
  • Experience with Scripting/Automation/IaaS/PaaS 
  • Provides leadership to project teams, and facilitates the definition of project deliverables around core Cloud based technology and methods. 
  • Defines tracking mechanisms and ensures IT standards and methodology are met; delivers quality results. 
  • Translates complex Functional Specifications to detail Technical Designs and implementation regarding the Enterprise cloud architecture/services and security requirements. 
  • Provide input, guidance and recommendations on Technical Designs developed by other team members. 
  • Strong Experience with Google and Azure and other service providers cloud offerings. 
  • Ability to learn new technologies quickly and independently and to formulate and implement standards, procedures and best practices. 
  • When prioritizing work, considers the bigger picture, ensuring alignment with department objectives with a holistic Enterprise mindset. 
  • Ability to train and develop other technical developers 
  • Cloud architecture experience 
  • Facilitate collaboration across the organization to direct and better utilize infrastructure tools. 
  • Plan, develop and manage the infrastructure to enable strategic and effective use of tools. 
  • Lead the evaluation/evolution of tools/technologies/programs with input from internal teams, external developers, partners and customers. 
  • Proactively identifying issues and improvement opportunities. 
  • Directing resources to diagnose and resolve complex system, application software, security and related problems that impact system and availability.

$80 Per Hour      Houston TX 77056     6 Month Assignment