Cloud Architect

Employer
KMM Technologies, Inc.
Location
Reston, VA
Posted
Jul 20, 2021
Closes
Jul 23, 2021
Ref
2129072798
Function
IT, IT Architect
Hours
Full Time
KMMA' - an ISO 9001:2015, CMMI Level 2 certified companyA' -A' provides high-quality IT consulting services and innovative solutions by using the most effective and modern technologies. We have a core group of Subject Matter Experts with certifications and immense experience in successfully delivering mission-critical solutions. We have extensive industry experience in the financial, insurance, Health IT, media, marketing, retail, and government markets. We have a proven track record in understanding client's business challenges, determine a customer-focused solution, and provide the technical implementation and documentation to bring it to fruition.Contact me on Lax@ / 240-800-0039 lax at kmmtechnologies (dot) com Position: Cloud Architect Location: Reston, VA Duration: Long term contract Job Description: Cloud Architect (15 Years of Experience in Enterprise/Solution/Infrastructure Architecture, 8 Years Leading Cloud Initiatives) Lead the evaluation and establishment of new cloud-based technology stacks and concepts of operation to replace existing data center tech stacks working across the architecture domains. Lead the evaluation, rationalization of existing tools (monitoring, systems management, operational, development, testing) tools to support the hybrid and multi-cloud environment. Lead the implementation of tools and processes to support cloud across the enterprise. Lead technical discussions with rearchitecting applications and technology stacks to leverage cloud native technologies in the areas of Hadoop, Kafka, Relational/Document Databases, J2EE/JavaScript, Messaging, API Gateway, Hardware Security Modules, Identity and Access Mgmt, AI/Machine Learning, Analytics. Lead cloud solution architectures for complex, highly visible business initiatives. Lead concept elaboration to support integration of SaaS and PaaS solutions with legacy systems. Identify and develop reusable design patterns. Lead technical discussions with technical teams to develop transition roadmaps and architecture patterns to migrate legacy systems to cloud architectures. Lead technical discussions with internal customers and technical teams to understand business and technical requirements in order to develop and tailor cloud-based solutions. Lead the development of engineering and implementation patterns for highly capable, scalable, available, and elastic solutions that implement industry best practices using cloud services. Lead the development of patterns for secure implementations based on cloud and industry best practices. Develop roadmaps to implement enterprise capabilities to support standardized/reusable patterns for cloud and cloud integration. Define technical direction for system, technical, and application architectures, and modifications to support cloud adoption. Develop and maintain future state cloud architecture vision, architecture roadmaps, and transition roadmaps which meet the enterprise needs. Lead architectural discussions to establish and maintain alignment of architecture domains (eg application, data, security, etc.) with the Cloud Strategy Engage in business strategy development to identify new business capability and technology-driven opportunities and ensure alignment and prioritization of IT strategy. Define business and operating models to exploit new opportunities and realize strategic goals and objectives. Implement tools and processes to support cloud implementation reuse across the enterprise. Maintain an ongoing partnership with the business to apply in-depth knowledge of the business operations, strategies, priorities and information requirements to establish the technical direction and an enterprise view. Maintain an ongoing awareness of emerging technologies and industry trends to inform enterprise technology strategy and direction. Requirements: Expert in leading multiple business facing cloud implementation and transformation initiatives. Expert in leading cloud architecture efforts for new cloud-based technology stacks and concepts of operation to replace existing data center tech stacks with production ready cloud solutions using services from leading cloud service providers, such as Amazon Web Services, and Microsoft Azure. Expert in leading the evaluation, rationalization of existing tools (monitoring, systems management, operational, development, testing) tools to support the hybrid and multi-cloud environment. Lead the implementation of tools and processes to support cloud across the enterprise. Expert in defining reference architectures, design and integration patterns, and implementation standards for cloud systems. Expert in elaborating Cloud Strategy to develop comprehensive architecture and action plans for cloud implementation. Expert in building relationships between the customers and the team members. Expert in securing and instrumenting cloud systems to meet strict performance, security, audit and compliance requirements. Proficient in cloud migration analysis to determine approach (rehost, revise, rearchitect, rebuild or replace), prioritization and sequencing. Proficient in Cloud Modeling and Infrastructure as Code (IaaC) tools such as Terraform and writing Infrastructure as Code, Cloud cost/capacity modeling techniques and tools. Proficient evaluating organization process and tools, establishing/updating operational process to ensure adherence to best practices, compliance, and security requirement in a cloud environment. Proficient working with internal stakeholders to ensure stakeholders to ensure requirements and business objectives are met. Proficient in provisioning AWS, Azure and GCP cloud services. Cloud certification and Cloud security certification preferred. Proficient in Enterprise Architecture frameworks and methodologies. Experience with TOGAF preferred. Proficient in the following Software and Tools: MS Word, PowerPoint, Outlook Excel, Visio Thanks and Regards, -- LAXMAN Talent Acquisition KMM Technologies, Inc.Job Requirements:HADOOP, javascript, Azure, togaf, Kafka, iaac