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GCP Cloud Architect

Cloud & DevOps Guild | Dallas, TX | Full Time

Job Description


We marry design and engineering language in ways that produce impactful and memorable experience journeys. We partner all the way to continuously improve our clients’ digital maturity. Our Studio network brings the optimal combination of skill, scale, and cost for each stage of the product development lifecycle. And to do this we need great transformational people that want to impact the projects and organizations that they work with. 

We are looking for an exceptional Cloud Architect to work with our cross-functional team, and join our world-class community of talented experts. Core to this need are expertise in:

  • Strong understanding and hands-on experience architecting deployments of applications on
    GCP preferably or other cloud platforms Azure/AWS.

  • Strong understanding of Microservice based architecture, API Contracts and Swagger. 

  • Hands-on experience with  NodeJS, Angular, and PostgreSQL. 

  • 1+ years’ experience with DevOps infrastructure automation tools (Terraform)

  • Skilled with CI/CD tools such as Jenkins, GitLab and additional DevOps Technologies..

  • Experience with System Administration and Security testing and hardening of cloud based SaaS solutions.

  • Experience with Docker containers, container orchestration and container platforms; experience with Kubernetes and Istio.

  • Experience building and leading a team of Tech Leads and Architects focused on building a Multi-Tenant SaaS platform.

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.

Technical Skills:

  • Google Cloud Platform - GCP

  • Kubernetes, Istio, Terraform, Docker

  • GitLab, GitOps

  • NodeJS, Express, Swagger API contracts

  • Angular front-end, other frameworks like ReactJS or VueJS are acceptable

  • PostreSQL, Redis

  • NGiNX 

  • ELK Stack (Elastic, Logstash, Kibana)

Minimum Qualifications:

  • GCP - Professional Cloud Architect certification preferred

  • Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Information Systems or equivalent experience.

  • Experience in at least one programming language, preferably TypeScript.  Able to read code and perform code reviews to ensure alignment with Architecture.

  • Proven experience architecting cloud based DevOps infrastructure for one major cloud provider.

We are a thriving Community of top technology talent that is globally connected. We Engage, Make, Run and Evolve the technology that makes many brands that you know and love. So let’s take this journey together. No matter where you are on your digital career roadmap, we can help you grow and have fun doing it. 

Cognizant Softvision is an Equal Opportunity Employer. No 3rd Party Agency Candidates.