Fulltime Cloud Architect openings in Chicago, United States on September 10, 2022

Principal Cloud Architect (Remote!) at Infosys

Location: Chicago

The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 8+ years of experience in the management consulting industry. Candidate must be an experienced Cloud practitioner, with experience delivering outcomes for clients across multiple Cloud solutions. Candidates must be comfortable working at all levels (team, stakeholder, and organizational leadership) to help the organization adopt Cloud solutions as a strategic asset to foster business values and to achieve organizational outcomes. Candidate must have evolved facilitation skills and be comfortable in mentoring, training and/or offering professional advisory services. This is a highly visible role with exposure to a wide range of stakeholders, which will require a combination of core technical skills and soft people skills to have success.

Lead large scale end-to-end Cloud enabled transformation programs for clients

Program/Project Management skills: Draft scoping statements, develop program, resource, and costing plans, establish, and run governance models, with deep demonstrated project management skills and experience

Communications skills: Including extensive experience to write successful project proposals, develop and deliver client presentations and other stakeholder communications

Conduct IT/Cloud assessments, develop Cloud adoption strategies and a multi-year journey map covering Cloud foundation, Cloud migration and Cloud operations

Lead client discussions, define issues and opportunities, and deliver practical solutions

Participate in and/or lead the development and delivery of service offerings

Own and manage contributions to business development proposals and sales pursuits

Work as a member of a client engagement delivery team, typically split across multiple geographies and or industry domains

Partner with internal sales and delivery teams in the creation of client proposals for consulting and/or transformation engagements

Build, manage and sustain relationships with senior level client managers

Basic Qualifications:

Bachelor’s degree

Must have at least 8+ years of consulting experience in a CIO Advisory/IT Strategy equivalent role

Experience in leading large-scale Cloud adoption programs spanning Cloud Platform Delivery, Application/Data Adoption, Cloud Operating Model, Benefit and Financial Management

Proven ability to successfully deliver large technology transformation programs

U.S. citizens and those authorized to work in the U.S. are encouraged to apply,

Infosys will not sponsor H-1B or other work authorization for this role at this time

Must be a resident of an Infosys Consulting Hub Location (Boston, New York, Basking Ridge (NJ), Atlanta, Dallas, Houston, Chicago, San Francisco, Seattle)

Preferred Qualifications:

M.B.A. or equivalent advanced degree

Big 4 consulting or equivalent experience in a leadership capacity

Demonstrated understanding of Cloud solutions to lead Cloud transformation programs (AWS, Azure, GCP products and their capabilities, certifications desirable)

Advisory experience in helping enterprise clients on their Cloud Strategy and Roadmap journeys

Strong understanding of Cloud solutions to facilitate client’s development of their Cloud adoption roadmaps

Ability to produce clear, concise, relevant, and accurate recommendations based on information gathered from stakeholders and subject matter experts

Wide variety of IT and business consulting engagement experience

Experience Managing large multi-location consulting engagement teams is desirable

Industry focus in Consumer Products, Financial Services, Retail, Manufacturing and/or Life Sciences sectors

Ability to build repeatable frameworks and tools to accelerate engagement delivery and enhance solution quality

Experience in leading a medium to large scale adoption of Cloud solutions

Experience in delivering projects with leading solutions delivery methodologies and tools (eg, large scale enterprise Agile DevOps solutions)

About Us:

Infosys Consulting is the global management and technology consulting practice of Infosys, a global leader in technology services and consulting. We combine the power of time-tested methodologies, people-driven innovation, and disruptive technology to enable leaders of the world’s top brands pursue a path of smart transformation. Together with our clients, internal and external partners, we co-create and execute pragmatic strategies and solutions that transform organizations and define the future of business. Our dynamically growing consultancy offers our consultants:
Apply Here
For Remote Principal Cloud Architect (Remote!) roles, visit Remote Principal Cloud Architect (Remote!) Roles

********

Cloud Architect at SonicJobs

Location: Chicago

Job Description

Summary:

We are looking for a Cloud Architect that is proficient in JavaScript and scaled microservices architecture and design.

The bulk of the work will be building applications and deploying code/infrastructure in AWS to support. Aside from design and development, this individual should have experience collaborating with QE and either front end or firmware (or both) in a lead role. Finally, performance testing is 3rd most important.

In a nutshell, we are looking for a Middleware Developer that would be open to picking up some Ops and SRE tasks when needed. 80% of the work is going to be back-end development.

Responsibilities:
• Collaborate with firmware, mobile, middleware, and quality engineers to develop reusable cloud components and back-end solutions for the Client’s IoT platform.
• Work with architect to develop a scalable extensive backed IoT platform.
• Interface with product, marketing, and UX team members to convert production vision into functional solutions. Manage derivative technical requirements accordingly.
• Develop automated solutions for validating stress, load and performance of the cloud platform.
• Execute standardized deployment playbooks for infrastructure and application.
• Participate in peer review meetings surrounding system and component design.
• Contribute to pull request process as a developer and reviewer.
• Develop unit testing for software components.
• Adhere to coding standards and industry best practices for high quality software development.
• Debug, troubleshoot, and diagnose platform quality stability issues in test and production landscapes.
• Execute an Agile (Scrum/Kanban) development process to provide adequate work visibility and on time software delivery.
• Advocate and drive process definition to standardize best practices across the cloud development team.
• Document system and cloud software components as designs require.
• Keep software components up to date with routine patching and maintenance work.

Experience
• 5+ years developing services and API in microservices architecture
• SDLC across multiple cloud environments
• Service and API performance and load testing
• Docker, elastic containers, Kubernetes, etc.
• Autoscaling, horizontal and vertical scaling.
• Node-red, AWS, Grafana, K6 a plus.
• DB – SQL, NoSQL (couch, dynamo, mongo, cosmos), cache, etc..
• Configuration of CI/CD pipelines, and deployment scripts/automation
• Security and firewall threat management a plus.
• Experience with encryption and IoT platform a plus.
• Destructive and disaster recovery testing experience a plus.

Skills

JavaScript

Redis, RedisGears

Event driven architecture

Messaging queues

AWS lambda/Azure functions/serverless

Synthetic monitoring

Docker, ECS, or other dynamic scalability solution

DevOps integration – CI/CD tools and frameworks

Static analysis

Load, performance, stress, and soak testing

Job Description

Summary:

We are looking for a Cloud Architect that is proficient in JavaScript and scaled microservices architecture and design.

The bulk of the work will be building applications and deploying code/infrastructure in AWS to support. Aside from design and development, this individual should have experience collaborating with QE and either front end or firmware (or both) in a lead role. Finally, performance testing is 3rd most important.

In a nutshell, we are looking for a Middleware Developer that would be open to picking up some Ops and SRE tasks when needed. 80% of the work is going to be back-end development.

Responsibilities:
• Collaborate with firmware, mobile, middleware, and quality engineers to develop reusable cloud components and back-end solutions for the Client’s IoT platform.
• Work with architect to develop a scalable extensive backed IoT platform.
• Interface with product, marketing, and UX team members to convert production vision into functional solutions. Manage derivative technical requirements accordingly.
• Develop automated solutions for validating stress, load and performance of the cloud platform.
• Execute standardized deployment playbooks for infrastructure and application.
• Participate in peer review meetings surrounding system and component design.
• Contribute to pull request process as a developer and reviewer.
• Develop unit testing for software components.
• Adhere to coding standards and industry best practices for high quality software development.
• Debug, troubleshoot, and diagnose platform quality stability issues in test and production landscapes.
• Execute an Agile (Scrum/Kanban) development process to provide adequate work visibility and on time software delivery.
• Advocate and drive process definition to standardize best practices across the cloud development team.
• Document system and cloud software components as designs require.
• Keep software components up to date with routine patching and maintenance work.

Experience
• 5+ years developing services and API in microservices architecture
• SDLC across multiple cloud environments
• Service and API performance and load testing
• Docker, elastic containers, Kubernetes, etc.
• Autoscaling, horizontal and vertical scaling.
• Node-red, AWS, Grafana, K6 a plus.
• DB – SQL, NoSQL (couch, dynamo, mongo, cosmos), cache, etc..
• Configuration of CI/CD pipelines, and deployment scripts/automation
• Security and firewall threat management a plus.
• Experience with encryption and IoT platform a plus.
• Destructive and disaster recovery testing experience a plus.

Skills

JavaScript

Redis, RedisGears

Event driven architecture

Messaging queues

AWS lambda/Azure functions/serverless

Synthetic monitoring

Docker, ECS, or other dynamic scalability solution

DevOps integration – CI/CD tools and frameworks

Static analysis

Load, performance, stress, and soak testing
Apply Here
For Remote Cloud Architect roles, visit Remote Cloud Architect Roles

********

Cloud Architect at Perkins Coie

Location: Chicago

Cloud Architect

Locations

Chicago

Boise

Madison

Washington, D.C.

Los Angeles

San Diego

San Francisco

Austin

Palo Alto

Phoenix

Dallas

Portland

Job Description:

At Perkins Coie, we look for individuals that are self-motivated, dedicated to providing value and superior services and, above all, people who have a high degree of integrity and enthusiasm for their work. We’ve created a company culture that is based on collaboration, devotion to serving our clients, and mutual respect. Perkins Coie is committed to advancing diversity and inclusion both within the firm and throughout our collective communities. Work for one of the 100 Best Workplaces in America, get great health insurance, tuition reimbursement, your birthday off, and paid sabbaticals.

GENERAL PURPOSE

Perkins Coie is seeking a Cloud Architect to join the Technology, Infrastructure, Engineering & Operations team. The Cloud Architect is responsible for architecting and designing the various cloud platforms in conjunction with on-prem services, supporting the multiple application stacks that run the business. This position will provide subject-matter-expertise for current and future planning, technical architectures, models, and standards. The Cloud Architect will work closely with members of the Enterprise Operations, Data Operations, Infrastructure, and Security teams to ensure a cohesive enterprise cloud strategy and direction. This position reports to the Director of Technology Infrastructure.

We are one of the top 100 best places to work 20 years running. Join a team that is energetic, curious, collaborative, and laughs. Some might call us collegiate. You will work with teammates from all regions of the United States. We have listed the job criteria below, but please contact us if you think you would be a great fit as a member of our team. We are very accommodating when it comes to a work-life balance. We want you to grow – with us Let us get to know you

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

These essential functions are primary job duties that incumbents must be able to perform unassisted or with some reasonable accommodation.
• Translate business objectives and requirements into practical, efficient, and intuitive cloud architectures.
• Ability to bridge the gap between complicated business challenges and effective cloud-based solutions.
• Establish and lead the cloud strategy and roadmaps that enable the business.
• Maintain enterprise level architecture through the stages of planning, design, and execution of all new platform buildouts that support business requirements.
• Orchestrate the Cloud Center of Excellence that will provide overall governance and framework as we journey to the cloud.
• Develop and socialize the design, development, and deployment of solutions for cloud migration and application migration.
• Work closely with the IT Security team to ensure data protection and security.
• Work closely with Information Governance to ensure that the cloud system complies with relevant privacy regulations.
• Configure cloud services to integrate seamlessly and securely with on-premises data sources.
• Work closely with DevOps team members, not only for strategic planning, but also for the technical work of building, deploying, and migrating cloud-based applications.
• Ensure cloud solutions/deployments are in line with the enterprise architecture strategies and standards across business, data, application, infrastructure, network, storage, and security spaces.
• Establish monitoring and alerting criteria and assist in selecting appropriate tool/vendors.
• Review existing architectures to identify technical deficiencies, design gaps, new opportunities, and create actionable recommendation for cloud architecture and the roadmap to achieve the architecture.
• Ability to listen and draw out key concepts and articulate advanced technical and non-technical concepts with ease (both written and oral formats) to customers, peers, and management at several levels and across the organization with minimal oversight.
• Proceed from concept, to design, to leading the implementation of complex, medium to large scale projects.
• Balance the long-term big picture and short-term implications of decisions.
• Ability to solicit input from internal and external sources, including the ability to investigate and incorporate best practices from other companies, as well as your experience and sound judgment.
• Keep informed on changing technologies and share best practices and lessons learned and constantly update the technical system architecture requirements.
• Perform other duties, as assigned.
• Be present at work during regularly scheduled working hours and as needed in the position, consistent with the firm’s attendance expectations.

TRAVEL

This position may require travel.

SPECIFIC SKILLS REQUIRED
• Extensive in-depth knowledge in public, private, and multi-cloud / hybrid environments, primarily Azure and AWS, and migrating on-premises application and services to those platforms.
• Experience with containerization solutions and orchestration platforms, both on-premises and cloud-based, such as Docker, Rancher, Kubernetes, and Azure Kubernetes Service.
• Strong knowledge of using blueprints, templates, initiatives, policies, and automation to simplify and operationalize routine tasks.
• Strong working knowledge of networking and data storage concepts in a hybrid environment.
• Experience with building and maintaining high-availability (>99.99%) environments and disaster recovery for cloud services.
• Strong understanding of Active Directory and Group Policy.
• Excellent analytical and organizational skills and attention to detail.
• Excellent communication skills (verbal and written) in preparing reports, presentations, and documentation.

SPECIFIC SKILLS PREFERRED
• Ability to meet deadlines, conduct and direct research into IT issues and products, and take initiative in the development and completion of projects.
• Strong project and time management skills.
• Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to manage, counsel, mentor, and supervise others, including contractors and vendors.
• Proficiency in advocating ideas to business leaders.
• Strong team player who can successfully interact with all levels of staff.
• Strong services orientation within the context of an IS operation.
• Proactive, a self-starter, high energy, creative, and quick thinking.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE

Bachelor’s in engineering, computer science, information technology, or equivalent work experience. Ten plus years general technology experience; law firm experience a plus. Four plus years serving in a Cloud Architect or similar position responsible for cloud infrastructure design and implementation. Relevant technical certifications a plus.

EEO Statement

Perkins Coie is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or any other category prohibited by local, state or federal law. This policy applies to all aspects of employment, including recruitment, placement, promotion, transfer, demotion, compensation, benefits, social and recreational activities and termination.

To Apply, visit:

– provided by Dice
Apply Here
For Remote Cloud Architect roles, visit Remote Cloud Architect Roles

********

Cloud Infrastructure Architect at Amazon Web Services

Location: Chicago

Description

Job summary

At Amazon Web Services (AWS), were hiring highly technical cloud computing architects to help our partners develop technical expertise and capacity, while also collaborating with our customers and partners on key engagements. Our consultants will deliver proof-of-concept projects, topical workshops, and lead implementation projects. These professional services engagements will focus on key customer solutions such as web applications, enterprise applications, HPC, batch processing and big data, archiving and disaster recovery, education and government.

Professional Services engage in a wide variety of projects for customers and partners, providing collective experience from across the AWS customer base and are obsessed about strong success for the Customer. Our team collaborates across the entire AWS organization to bring access to product and service teams, to get the right solution delivered and drive feature innovation based upon customer needs.

Inclusive Team CultureHere at AWS, we embrace our differences. We are committed to furthering our culture of inclusion. We have thirteen employee-led affinity groups, reaching 85,000 employees in over 190 chapters globally. We have innovative benefit offerings, and host annual and ongoing learning experiences, including our Conversations on Race and Ethnicity (CORE) and AmazeCon (gender diversity) conferences. Amazons culture of inclusion is reinforced within our 16 Leadership Principles, which remind team members to seek diverse perspectives, learn and be curious, and earn trust.

Work/Life Balance

Our team puts a high value on work-life harmony. Striking a healthy balance between your personal and professional life is crucial to your happiness and success here. We are a customer-obsessed organizationleaders start with the customer and work backwards. They work vigorously to earn and keep customer trust. As such, this is a customer facing role in a hybrid delivery model. Project engagements include remote delivery methods and onsite engagement that will include travel to customer locations as needed.

Mentorship & Career Growth

Our team is dedicated to supporting new members. We have a broad mix of experience levels and tenures, and were building an environment that celebrates knowledge sharing and mentorship. We care about your career growth and strive to assign projects based on what will help each team member develop into a better-rounded professional and enable them to take on more complex tasks in the future.

This is a customer facing role. You will be required to travel to client locations and deliver professional services as needed.

A day in the life

Inclusive Team Culture

Here at AWS, we embrace our differences. We are committed to furthering our culture of inclusion. We have thirteen employee-led affinity groups, reaching 85,000 employees in over 190 chapters globally. We have innovative benefit offerings, and host annual and ongoing learning experiences, including our Conversations on Race and Ethnicity (CORE) and AmazeCon (gender diversity) conferences. Amazons culture of inclusion is reinforced within our 16 Leadership Principles, which remind team members to seek diverse perspectives, learn and be curious, and earn trust.

Work/Life Balance

Our team puts a high value on work-life harmony. Striking a healthy balance between your personal and professional life is crucial to your happiness and success here. We are a customer-obsessed organizationleaders start with the customer and work backwards. They work vigorously to earn and keep customer trust. As such, this is a customer facing role in a hybrid delivery model. Project engagements include remote delivery methods and onsite engagement that will include travel to customer locations as needed.

Mentorship & Career Growth

Our team is dedicated to supporting new members. We have a broad mix of experience levels and tenures, and were building an environment that celebrates knowledge sharing and mentorship. We care about your career growth and strive to assign projects based on what will help each team member develop into a better-rounded professional and enable them to take on more complex tasks in the future.

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS
• BA/BS degree or 5+ years of professional or military experience
• 5+ years of IT implementation experience
• Experience facilitating discussions with senior leadership regarding technical / architectural trade-offs, best practices, and risk mitigation
• Direct hands-on experience leading the design, development and deployment of business software at scale or recent hands-on technology infrastructure, network, compute, storage, and virtualization experience
• Experience with software development life cycle (SDLC) and agile/iterative methodologies
• Experience with integration of cloud services with on-premise technologies from Microsoft, IBM, Oracle, HP, SAP etc.
• Experience with IT compliance and risk management requirements (eg. security, privacy, SOX, HIPAA etc.)
• Scripting and/or coding skills (Examples include but are not limited to: Java (OR) Python (OR) CloudFormation (OR) Terraform (OR) Powershell (OR) Bash)
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

Experience in the Financial Services industry and/or FinServ-aligned consulting or technology firms – Knowledge of the primary AWS services (EC2, ELB, RDS, Route53 & S3)
• Strong track record of implementing AWS services in a variety of distributed computing environments
• Leading highly-available and fault-tolerant enterprise and web-scale software deployments
• Large scale migration experience Data Center to Data Center and/or Data Center to Cloud
• Infrastructure automation through DevOps scripting (E.g. shell, Python, Ruby, Powershell)
• Configuration management using CloudFormation, Chef & Puppet
• Strong practical Linux and Windows-based systems administration skills in a Cloud or Virtualized environment
• Experience managing data center operations, including data assurance, monitoring, alerting and notifications
• Demonstrated ability to think strategically about business, product, and technical challenges
Amazon is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Amazon is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status. For individuals with disabilities who would like to request an accommodation, please visit
Apply Here
For Remote Cloud Infrastructure Architect roles, visit Remote Cloud Infrastructure Architect Roles

********

Multi-cloud Architect at Slalom

Location: Chicago

Who You’ll Work With

Slalom Emerge is a team of trailblazers helping ensure we achieve our strategic goals of investing for the future and pursuing innovation as a competitive advantage. We empower our local markets by identifying emerging capabilities, building multi-disciplinary teams, and providing access to niche and hyper-specialized expertise.

What You’ll Do
• Understand the Well-Architected Framework and apply the concepts to customer environments
• Be a big picture thinker taking technical requirements and solution around enterprise style deployments
• Design, build, test, and deploy highly scalable and resilient cloud-based applications on private and public clouds
• Develop deep expertise with Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure, and/or Google Cloud
• Take ownership of key architecture decisions
• Be part of a team where you collaborate to build cloud infrastructure, with an understanding of containers and serverless functions
• Work flexibly including virtual, onsite, and may include regional travel up to 30%

What You’ll Bring

A Cloud DevOps Architect should be knowledgeable to proficient in several of the technologies below, and have demonstrated experience in one or more areas.
• 3+ years of software engineering and or DevOps experience in enterprise environments
• 5+ years of AWS, Azure, and or GCP experience in enterprise environments
• 2+ years of serverless architecture, deployment, and support
• Experience designing and implementing end to end continuous delivery pipelines using tools like AWS CodePipeline/Azure DevOps/Jenkins
• Configuration Management and Infrastructure as Code experience (e.g. CloudFormation, Terraform, Puppet, Ansible)
• Experience collaborating across multiple functional/technical teams to deliver a project
• Demonstrated growth mindset, enthusiastic about learning new technologies quickly and applying the gained knowledge to address business problems
• Ability to communicate with clients on a business level and translate their needs into a technical solution
• Ability to explain deep technical information in a concise and easy to understand way for non-technical parties to understand

About Us

Slalom is a modern consulting firm focused on strategy, technology, and business transformation. In 40 markets around the world, Slalom’s teams have autonomy to move fast and do what’s right. They are backed by regional innovation hubs, a global culture of collaboration, and partnerships with the world’s top technology providers. Founded in 2001 and headquartered in Seattle, Slalom has organically grown to over 9,000 employees. Slalom has been named one of Fortune’s 100 Best Companies to Work For five years running and is regularly recognized by employees as a best place to work. Learn more at slalom.com.

Slalom prides itself on helping team members thrive in their work and life. As a result, Slalom is proud to invest in benefits that include: meaningful time off and paid holidays, parental leave, 401(k) with a match, a range of choices for highly subsidized health, dental, & vision coverage, adoption and fertility assistance, and short/long-term disability. We also offer additional benefits such as a yearly $350 reimbursement account for any well-being related expenses as well as discounted home, auto, and pet insurance.

Slalom is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, disability status, protected veterans status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local laws, and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.
Apply Here
For Remote Multi-cloud Architect roles, visit Remote Multi-cloud Architect Roles

********

Principal Cloud Architect at SAGE GROUP PLC

Location: Chicago

Job Description

Assists with driving the organization, planning and architectural design of all online customer-facing services for the company. This role will work closely with the Product Management, Delivery and Operations teams within Sage, ensuring new products are planned, designed, architected, and delivered according to strategy and with optimal operation, cost, and efficiency. The individual will also help drive successful migrations from traditional on premise and custom-built platforms to open, cloud-hosted alternatives.
Key Responsibilities

Design strategic and innovative architectures that will underpin and enable a fast-moving global organization.
Help transform architectural thinking from traditional on-premise platforms to external cloud-hosted platforms with increased scalability, flexibility and cost-effectiveness.
Work with other architects and engineers to design, develop and coordinate high availability, disaster recovery and BCP strategies.
Ability to provide cost analysis based on designed solutions.
Coordinate with Live Services and Security functions to build a cohesive Product Operations organization. Ensure the adherence to policies defined by Security team.
Build strong working relationships with the Development, Labs and Live Service teams.
Engage with business stakeholders to develop a strategic global infrastructure roadmap and becoming a strong business partner at ideation through to implementation.
Support our operating model, with focus on the areas of infrastructure and innovation.
Evangelize new technologies – emerging, disruptive, and new methods of architecture design and integration (eg, containerization, serverless architectures).
Produce detailed documentation on system design and implementation.
Ability to articulate case for change, proven experience in driving change effectively
Lead detailed discovery analysis, and recommendations that are tailored to the organization
Support effort with key suppliers and partners to maintain strategic relationships. Keep up to date with technology and service offerings
Apply Here
For Remote Principal Cloud Architect roles, visit Remote Principal Cloud Architect Roles

********

Senior Solution Architect – AWS (Remote eligible) at Mathematica

Location: Chicago

Mathematica applies expertise at the intersection of data, methods, policy, and practice to improve well-being around the world. We collaborate closely with public- and private-sector partners to translate big questions into deep insights that improve programs, refine strategies, and enhance understanding. Our work yields actionable information to guide decisions in wide-ranging policy areas, from health, education, early childhood, and family support to nutrition, employment, disability, and international development. Mathematica offers our employees competitive salaries, and a comprehensive benefits package, as well as the advantages of being 100 percent employee owned. As an employee stock owner, you will experience financial benefits of ESOP holdings that have increased in Tandem with the company’s growth and financial strength. You will also be part of an independent, employee-owned firm that is able to define and further our mission, enhance our quality and accountability, and steadily grow our financial strength.

The Mathematica Information Technology Services team is focused on building a cloud data platform to support research projects at Mathematica. This team is creating a high-performing and scalable platform to store, manage and use data to support several use cases in research project lifecycle. You will help us drive our objective of delivering business value through delivery of this foundational infrastructure. Through it, researchers can collaborate to explore, process, analyze and distribute data.

Mathematica seeks an Amazon Web Services (AWS) Senior Solutions Architect with expertise in the strategy, design, development and implementation of large-scale technology projects in the cloud. They will lead our rapidly growing work in building and deploying cloud applications and serve as a principal architect in our Information Technology Services team.

Responsibilities:
• Maintain and enhance AWS Control Tower and Security Hub services
• Assist with Control Tower guardrails and service control policies
• Assist in the implementation of an elastic, secure and highly resilient cloud foundational platform
• Assist with on-premises applications migrations to Mathematica’s AWS cloud platform
• Automate manually processes for Account Creation, Tagging, Security and Compliance monitoring and reporting
• Ability to manage, maintain and update existing AMIs and build new AMIs as necessary
• Provide innovative thought leadership around Mathematica’s cloud solutions strategy and approach, including AWS best practices and market trends
• Participate in technology solution business development activities, including contributing to proposal development
• Develop and lead technical efforts to design, build, and deploy AWS applications, including large scale data processing, computationally intensive statistical modeling, and advanced analytics
• Participate in all aspects of the software development life cycle for AWS solutions, including planning, requirements, development, testing, and quality assurance
• Provide guidance, thought leadership and mentorship to development teams to build cloud competencies
• Work with Development and Operations teams on our DevOps Initiative automating current processes between teams utilizing a centralized CI/CD pipeline using AWS CodePipeline
• Create and Manage deployment configurations for applications in AWS cloud
• Configuration and deployment of containerized environments
• Configuration and management of application performance monitoring tools and assist project teams to setup test environments.
• Clearly define and assist in the adoption of the Shared Security model for operating in the Cloud
• Help the organization to implement the security services from the cloud providers to meet the security and regulatory requirements
• Audit the application architecture for enterprise security and compliance issues

Position Requirements:
• 7+ years’ experience architecting, designing, developing and implementing cloud solutions on AWS platforms
• Demonstrated experience with AWS platform and tools, such as: Amazon Linux, EC2, S3, Redshift, Lambda, DynamoDB, CloudFormation, RDS, VPC, IAM and security, ECS, EKS, ECR, APM tools, QuickSight, CloudTrail, Config, CloudWatch, SNS, AMI generation, Cost Optimization, Control Tower, Security Hub, Workspaces and System Manager
• Understanding of and experience with the four pillars of a well-architected framework
• Knowledge of SQL, R, and Python for data manipulation and statistical analysis are desirable
• Familiarity with federal security regulations and standards (eg HIPAA, FISMA, FIPS, NIST, and FedRAMP) is a plus
• Experience in several of the following areas: database architecture, ETL, Business Intelligence, Big Data, Machine Learning, Advanced Analytics
• Proven ability to work collaboratively with multi-disciplinary teams of business analysts, developers, and subject matter experts
• Strong written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills
• AWS Certification (such as AWS Certified Solutions Architect)
• Bachelors degree or equivalent combination of education and experience; degree in computer science, mathematics, or related field preferred
• As a federal government contractor, all staff working in our central ITS group with access to corporate computer systems are required to successfully undergo a background investigation or security clearance as a condition of employment.

This position offers an anticipated annual base salary range of $127,500 – $165,000. This position is eligible for a discretionary bonus based on company and individual performance. To apply, please submit a cover letter, resume, location preference, and salary expectations.

Various federal agencies with whom we contract require that staff successfully undergo a background investigation or security clearance as a condition of working on the project. If you are assigned to such a project, you will be required to obtain the requisite security clearance. Must be able to pass a public trust background investigation.

Mathematica has implemented a mandatory COVID-19 vaccine policy for all employees working in any of our office locations. Unless a position is office-based, employees are currently being provided the flexibility to work remotely. Those choosing to work in an office or who prefer a hybrid work arrangement will be required to certify that they have received a COVID vaccine.

Available Locations: Remote; Princeton, NJ; Cambridge, MA; Washington, DC; Ann Arbor, MI; Chicago, IL; Oakland, CA; Seattle, WA

To select remote as your location, please choose “no preference.”

We are not working with staffing agencies to fill this position, and we will not unsolicited agency resumes for this role. All inquries from agencies must contact Talent Acquisition and not technical staff members.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.
Apply Here
For Remote Senior Solution Architect – AWS (Remote eligible) roles, visit Remote Senior Solution Architect – AWS (Remote eligible) Roles

********

Principal Cloud Architect at Request Technology, LLC

Location: Chicago

Principal Cloud Architect – Contract-to-Hire

Rate: Open

Location: Hybrid role 2 days in-office, 3 days remote in either location

Chicago, IL / Dallas, TX
• *We are unable to provide sponsorship for this role**
• *Contract-to-Hire**

Qualifications
• 7 or more years’ experience in IT systems installation, operations, design, and architecture of virtualized servers / cloud systems
• AWS Solutions Architect Associate Certification or higher strongly desired; Relevant industry certifications such as Microsoft Azure or Google Cloud are a plus. Bachelor’s degree required.
• Hands on experience with Agile, DevOps and CI/CD
• Hands-on experience with: AWS RedShift, Linux, Terraform, Kubernetes, Jenkins, Kafka, GitHub, and configuration management tools such as Puppet, Chef, or Ansible
• Strong hands-on experience scripting/development skills in Python, Ruby, Go, Java, JavaScript, etc. in a corporate environment
• Experience with architecting, implementing, and maintaining highly available mission critical environments for 24×7 availability

Relevant experience with configuration and implementation of IaaS, Infrastructure as code, AWS, Azure, etc.
• Possess deep technical knowledge and extensive experience with complex, IT environments including applications, middleware, storage, networks, information security, and operations as well as have a solid understand of cloud services, cloud native architectures and application delivery models
• In depth knowledge and understanding of container and microservices technologies and related architectures
• Demonstrate knowledge of cloud architecture and implementation features (OS, multi-tenancy, virtualization, orchestration, elastic scalability) and DevOps tool chains and processes
• Strong understanding of SOA, object-oriented analysis and design, and client/server systems
– provided by Dice
Apply Here
For Remote Principal Cloud Architect roles, visit Remote Principal Cloud Architect Roles

********

Healthcare Technical Solution Architect at SonicJobs

Location: Chicago

Role: Healthcare Technical Solution Architect Location: Chicago, IL (1 month remote to start)

Duration: 6+ months

Must haves: React, AWS, Java, Healthcare, Solution, Architecture

Job Description:

· Technical Applications Architect that can integrate solutions together and understands what a good design should look like. They should be technical and understand technical underpinnings while working across WBA to develop solutions.

· Seeking experience in Healthcare Industry (Pharmacy is a nice to have)

· Will be working on new projects and programs in flight for new digital market offerings. Working with Product Managers and the enterprise to make sure solution promoting is the right one.

· Following Walgreens digital architecture standards. Integrating various components together into the enterprise solutions.

· Promoting Cloud Native Solutions (SaaS): Azure and associated tech – Preferred Experience but AWS or Google Cloud Platform is fine also.

· JavaScript/TypeScript, Java based solutions experience – Preferred but not required.

· Strong communication skills, and someone who can communicate with engineering teams to pull together solutions both POC and to production.

Role: Healthcare Technical Solution Architect Location: Chicago, IL (1 month remote to start)

Duration: 6+ months

Must haves: React, AWS, Java, Healthcare, Solution, Architecture

Job Description:

· Technical Applications Architect that can integrate solutions together and understands what a good design should look like. They should be technical and understand technical underpinnings while working across WBA to develop solutions.

· Seeking experience in Healthcare Industry (Pharmacy is a nice to have)

· Will be working on new projects and programs in flight for new digital market offerings. Working with Product Managers and the enterprise to make sure solution promoting is the right one.

· Following Walgreens digital architecture standards. Integrating various components together into the enterprise solutions.

· Promoting Cloud Native Solutions (SaaS): Azure and associated tech – Preferred Experience but AWS or Google Cloud Platform is fine also.

· JavaScript/TypeScript, Java based solutions experience – Preferred but not required.

· Strong communication skills, and someone who can communicate with engineering teams to pull together solutions both POC and to production.
Apply Here
For Remote Healthcare Technical Solution Architect roles, visit Remote Healthcare Technical Solution Architect Roles

********

Senior Data Solutions Architect at McDonald’s

Location: Chicago

As a member of McDonald’s Global Product Engineering & Data team, this individual will lead multiple programs for data solution architecture, data integration and collaborate on DevOps initiatives in a hybrid-cloud environment. We need a collaborative, proactive teammate capable of partnering with product owners, fellow architects, multi-functional project team members, and business partners to groom product requirements, follow high standards and drive the continuous integration and deployment of data platform capabilities. The successful candidate understands how to balance service delivery with continuous process improvement and automation to architect reliable, and stable data platform capabilities.
• Experience in AWS data focused solution architecture and design to meet needs of critical business applications, reporting, and analytics.
• Experience in architecting solutions using ETL technologies such as Talend or Informatica to implement robust batch and real-time data integrations
• Design, build, conduct code reviews for ETLs and provide guidance to developers
• Collaborate with multi-functional teams to research, architect, and automate the Continuous Integration/Continuous Deployment (CI/CD) of a wide variety of Amazon Web Services (AWS) resources hosting data platform components
• Experience architecting and provisioning of AWS resources including, but not limited to EC2 Linux and Windows instances, Lambda, S3, EFS, RDS, Redshift, CodeCommit, Kinesis, Athena, and EMR
• Agile project leadership of self and others including fellow architects, developers, operators, and suppliers partnering in the delivery of AWS services used by the data platform
• Lead a team of DevOps engineers, balanced between application support, release management, and project work
• Architect resilient and highly available cloud-based solutions to ensure uninterrupted services for critical applications
• Review, analyze and recommend tools and processes to improve the data platform and our data customer experiences
• Continuous improvements to intake request, CI/CD, CM, and other processes
• Leads internal people and external consultants, conducts performance reviews and provides career mentorship

Qualifications

Must have received or be willing to receive the COVID-19 vaccination by date of hire to be considered. Proof of vaccination required.

For this position, applicants must be authorized to work in the US without sponsorship.
• Bachelor’s degree in relevant business or technical field IS REQUIRED.
• 8+ years of professional experience architecting solutions in AWS with a majority of the following: AWS, Atlassian Suite products including Jira/BitBucket/Confluence, Python or Lambda, Linux bash shell
• 10+ years of professional experience in ETL tools such as Talend or Informatica
• 5+ years of professional experience in provisioning big data solutions using AWS Analytics services and frameworks (e.g., EMR, Spark, Hortonworks, Cloudera, etc.)
• 4+ years of proficiency with AWS including: Amazon Redshift, EC2, EMR, Spark, S3, Kinesis and RDS Databases
• Experience in Agile software development, and infrastructure management

Desired skills:
• Ability to make the appropriate recommendations based on the AWS Well-Architected framework and best practices for multiple AWS service categories including Compute, Storage, Database, Network & Content Delivery, Security, Identity, and Compliance, Management & Governance, Machine Learning, and Development Tools
• Understanding of other cloud service provider offerings including Azure & Google Cloud
• Experience with AWS Athena and Glue
• Experience with Terraform, Cloudformation, or Ansible
• Excellent written, verbal, and meeting facilitation skills
• AWS Solutions Architect – Associate Certification

Additional Information

McDonald’s is committed to providing qualified individuals with disabilities reasonable accommodations to perform the essential functions of their jobs. Additionally, if you (or another applicant of whom you are aware) require assistance accessing or reading this job posting or otherwise seek assistance in the application process, please contact recruiting.supportteam@us.mcd.com

McDonald’s provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to sex, sex stereotyping, pregnancy (including pregnancy, childbirth, and medical conditions related to pregnancy, childbirth, or breastfeeding), race, color, religion, ancestry or national origin, age, disability status, medical condition, marital status, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, transgender status, protected military or veteran status, citizenship status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

Nothing in this job posting or description should be construed as an offer or guarantee of employment.
Apply Here
For Remote Senior Data Solutions Architect roles, visit Remote Senior Data Solutions Architect Roles

********

The Tech Career Guru
We will be happy to hear your thoughts

Leave a reply

Tech Jobs Here
Logo