Cloud Platform Engineer/Architect

Cloud Platform Engineer/Architect.

Cloud Platform Engineer/Architect






We are seeking an experienced Cloud Platform Principal Engineer/Architect to lead the integration of public and private cloud infrastructure. This role will focus on assessing, supporting, developing, and implementing high-quality information technology architecture while establishing robust technology governance and standards.


Architecture Design and Deployment:

· Provide strategic vision and thought leadership for our DevOps platform, aligning with internal teams and leadership.

· Design and implement complex cloud architectures emphasizing high availability, resilience, and scalability.

· Lead migration efforts of legacy systems to the cloud, ensuring a smooth transition.

· Optimize cloud resources to improve performance and cost efficiency, leveraging relevant tools.

Security and Compliance:

· Architect solutions compliant with industry-specific regulatory standards.

· Implement and manage security tools and practices to fortify the infrastructure.

DevOps Automation:

· Develop infrastructure as code (IaC) using relevant tools.

· Automate deployment, scaling, and management of applications using cloud services.

Performance Monitoring and Optimization:

· Monitor, analyze, and optimize cloud resources using relevant tools.

· Ensure business continuity through robust disaster recovery strategies.

Collaboration and Leadership:

· Act as a cloud advocate within the organization.

· Collaborate with IT and business teams to align cloud architecture with organizational goals.

· Provide mentorship and guidance to junior architects and engineers.


· Minimum 5 years' experience delivering technical solutions in cloud environments.

· Proven track record of designing and deploying scalable, highly available systems.

· Experience with documentation of governance and workflows in cloud environments.

Technical Skills:

· Expert knowledge of cloud services and architectures.

· Proficiency in scripting languages and automation tools.

· Deep understanding of network architectures and data services for cloud environments.

· Experience with enterprise migrations to cloud environments.

Soft Skills:

· Strong problem-solving abilities and analytical skills.

· Excellent communication and leadership qualities.


· Bachelor's or Master's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or related field.


· AWS Certified Solutions Architect - Professional.

· AWS Certified Security - Specialty (preferred).

Darwin Recruitment is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

Grant Toomey


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