Application Architect – FinOPS ( Azure and AWS) IRC173370

Published: 12th January 2023 Closing Date: 12th March 2023

Requirements:

Mandatory skills:
– Hands-on experience in implementing FinOps solutions using well-architected framework
– Knowledge of all components of a technical architecture
– Hands on experience on AWS/Azure cloud infrastructure, working experience with multiple AWS/Azure services
– Experience building BI dashboards (Quicksight, Looker, Domo, Tableau, etc…)
– Excellent communication and relationship-building skills
– Good problem-solving and analytical skills
– Working experience using Scrum / Agile methodologies
– Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of application architecture, data flow, performance, and data cost optimization

Nice to have skills:

– The position requires strong leadership and team-building skills, and one must be able to collaborate effectively with a group of high-performing individuals.
– Experience with enterprise public cloud implementations
– Exposure to multiple, diverse technologies and processing environments
– Knowledge of business process re-engineering principles and processes
– FinOps Certified Professional from FinOps Foundation
– Conceptually understanding GAAP reporting
– Knowledge of DevOps, SecOps, and incident management functions and their roles in IT security.
– Exposure to Network architecture will be an added advantage

Preferences:

Scrum, DevOps

Job Responsibilities:

As the Cloud FinOps Architect is a highly technical and strategic role. You will be responsible for developing, maintaining, and supporting the cost management practices, developing cloud optimization and rightsizing opportunities, designing and implementing architectural models, piloting the choice of FinOps tools and processes, and fostering innovation.

 

This person will work in the Cloud Center of Excellence [CCoE] and will drive the implementation of the cloud strategy along with the introduction of new emerging technologies and public cloud services. You will lead, develop, and implement the processes and capabilities required to ensure cost optimization.

 

The Senior Cloud FinOps Architect is expected to possess excellent interpersonal, communication, and listening skills necessary to effectively collaborate with key stakeholders across the organization.

 

Approximate work distribution:

 

Cloud Architecture and Design and Development (50%)

  • Demonstrate knowledge of cloud architecture and implementation features (OS, multi-tenancy, virtualization, orchestration, elastic scalability)
  • Demonstrate knowledge of DevOps tool chains and processes
  • Act as a Subject Matter Expert to the organization for end-to-end architecture, networking, provisioning, and management
  • Demonstrate leadership ability to back decisions with research and the “why,” and articulate several options, the pros and cons for each, and a recommendation
  • Maintain overall industry knowledge of the latest trends, technology, etc.
  • Develop solutions architecture and evaluate architectural alternatives for private, public, and hybrid cloud models, including IaaS, PaaS, and other cloud services
  • Contribute to DevOps development activities and complex development tasks
  • Define optimal design patterns and solutions for high availability and disaster recovery for application

 

Consultation (20%)

  • Drive scope definition, requirements analysis, functional and technical design, application build, product configuration, unit testing, and production deployment
  • Ensure delivered solutions meet/perform technical and functional/non-functional requirements
  • Provide technical expertise and ownership in the diagnosis and resolution of an issue, including the determination and provision of workaround solution or escalation to service owners
  • Ensure delivered solutions are realized in the time frame committed; work in conjunction with project sponsors to size and manage scope and risk
  • Provide support and technical governance, expertise related to cloud architectures, deployment, and operations

What We Offer

Exciting Projects: Come take your place at the forefront of digital transformation! With clients across all industries and sectors, we offer an opportunity to participate in creating market-defining products using the latest technologies.

Collaborative Environment: Expand your skills by collaborating with a diverse team of highly talented people in an open, laidback environment — or even abroad in one of our global centers or client facilities!

Work-Life Balance: GlobalLogic prioritizes work-life balance, which is why we offer flexible opportunities and options.

Professional Development: Our dedicated Learning & Development team regularly organizes certification and technical / soft skill training to help you realize your professional goals.

Excellent Benefits: We provide our consultants with competitive compensation and benefits

Fun Perks: We want you to love where you work, which is why we host sports classes, cultural, social and team building activities such as sports competitions and end-of-year corporate parties. Our vibrant offices also include dedicated GL Zones and rooftop decks where you can drink coffee or tea with your colleagues over a game of table football or darts!


Location

Details

  • Company: GlobalLogic
  • Type: Full-time
  • Seniority: Manager
  • FinOps Certifications Required: None

To request a modification to this listing please email jobs@finops.org