Cloud Application Architect (100% Remote) - Direct Hire
Company: Conexess Group
Posted on: January 15, 2022
Description Title: Cloud Application Architect (100% Remote) -
Responsible for the strategy and design for the application
deploy/run pipeline delivering to all landing zones; Cloud,
Containers, Hybrid cloud and On premise.
Enabling a 'Quick to Market' SaaS delivery approach into global
cloud regions through product, tooling, process and architectural
Owning the software mapping transformation plan with a view to
driving visibility, stability, risk reduction, cost reduction,
optimizations, and tactical improvements
Architecting and rolling out a strategic long term CI/CD approach,
with execution support from the Hybrid Cloud team and Service
Responsible for crafting the application and services architecture
strategy with the IT architect community and driving continual
realization across the IT organization of the strategy.
Working closely with other Principals and Senior team members to
drive consistency and alignment to long term business strategy and
short term tactical deliverables across the full tech stack
Designing and directing the governance structure and activities
associated with ensuring compliance with the application and
service architecture, including working closely with InfoSec to
reduce risk and improve visibility and driving InfoSec requirements
into the Hybrid Cloud and Service Delivery teams
Leading and facilitating the creation of governing principles for
application and services to guide information, technology, and
solution decision making for the enterprise
Owning the strategy and delivery of key enabling applications and
services within the transformation organization, such as in-memory
databases and oAuth.
Develop and deploy capability for development metrics to enable
visibility into environment maturity
Help with development of an application security scanning
Consulting on application and service development projects early in
the development across the organization to drive transformation
strategy, as well as determining and highlighting when it is
necessary to modify and adapt to increase value and opportunity
Overseeing the evaluation and selection of tools, techniques,
processes and product standards, as well as the design of standard
configurations and approaches
Analyzing IT industry and market trends to determine their impact
on the enterprise and key programs
Identifying the organizational resources, structures and cultural
change necessary to support application and services
Communicating IT trends to the broader business acting in a
Leading the application and services architecture function or
program, obtaining buy-in from all levels of the organization as
well as promoting and communicating its progress, outcomes and
results to the organization and its leaders
Understanding, advocating and supporting the enterprise's IT
strategies, as well as analyzing its IT environment to detect
deficiencies and recommend improvements
Responsible for consulting with all of IT and the broader business
on any/all technical matters.
Consult with line of business management on training plans to cover
emerging trends in IT that correlate to application architecture
future state direction
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, MIS, or Information
Technology or equivalent combination of education and experience.
MBA or Master's degree in technical field desired.
Minimum of 8 years professional experience in an IT architecture
Candidate should have in-depth experience in designing and
implementing enterprise solutions leveraging standard
Effective conceptualization, pattern recognition and teaming
Presentation and facilitation skills.
Strong documentation skills
Critical design, transformation and change thought process
Business domain, data/content and process understanding
System integration experience, including interface design, and
familiarity with Service Oriented Architecture techniques.
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