Cloud Architect - 9 to 14 years - Bangalore | Hyderabad | Chennai

Cloud Architect – 9 to 14 years - Bangalore | Hyderabad | Chennai

We are looking to hire Cloud Architect (AWS OR AZURE ) with 9 to 14  years of exp in Bangalore , Hyderabad & Chennai location



Role Description (Role & Responsibilities)

The main purpose of the role is to perform architecture assessments, platform design – high level, low level, define migration strategies, plan and lead the migration execution of workloads from on premise data center environment to private or public cloud platforms (AWS, Azure, vCloud and/ or Hyper-V 2012)


Specification / Skills / Experience

• Own the end to end technical accountability of successful delivery of the build or migration  project
• Work closely with client, local project manager and other IT stakeholders as applicable
• Lead the cloud migration team and provide strong technical support to the Cloud migration factory in India
• Evaluate the requirements and determine actionable tasks, estimates and provide efforts for migration scenarios
• Assess the workloads and prepare a migration plan, strategy and perform wave grouping
• Work with client to determine the volume throughput for migration and provide rolling forecast to migration factory of any deviations in the work stream project schedules
• Obtain sign-off from the Client for the agreed design, migration and build deliverables
• Work with the client’s IT stakeholders to ensure that the ITSM process are executed to support the migration activities
• Perform operational readiness tasks and ensure production acceptance criteria are met
• Validate and review handover documentation to delivery / support (BAU) teams and conduct handover workshops
• Validate and review test plans and execution



Location: Bangalore, Hyderabad & Chennai

Experience: 9 – 14 years

Primary Skills  

• The candidate should have a strong knowledge on Cloud platform
o Solid experience on large scale infrastructure private cloud design, build and migration projects with Multi tier networks and storage (or) greenfield public cloud platforms
o Expert level knowledge atleast one of the cloud platforms - AWS, Azure, vCloud and/ or Hyper-V 2012 and good knowledge on atleast two platforms
o Handson knowledge on migration tools and methodologies
• The candidate should have thorough understanding and experience with the following core infrastructure technologies:
o Strong work experience on Windows and/ or Linux Platform
o Migration tools – PlateSpin, vConvertor, Azure Site Recovery
• Expertise in SMG Process management
• Strong knowledge on the enterprise storage, backup and network technologies



Secondary Skills  

• The applicant should have a exceptional verbal and communication qualities
o Able to present and communicate technical designs and solutions to peers
o Interact clearly with client, on-shore and offshore project teams
• Exceptional written skills are required for solution documentation creation for both technical and non-technical material
• Able to work with minimum supervision and meet deadlines
• A background of infrastructure design engineering and deployment experience in an outsourced service environment
• As an Infrastructure specialist, maintain a thorough understanding of new product features and solutions in the cloud space
• Knowledge on Project and resource management



Sowmya ambore