Overview

Annex Consulting Group Cloud Technical Architect Contract in Vancouver, BC

Annex Consulting Group

Branch Vancouver BC CA

Position:
Cloud Technical Architect
Location:
Vancouver, BC

Appropriate analysis of issues as required to support decision-making. Firm understanding of cloud security/access control, networking processes, event…

Our client is looking for a Cloud Technical Architect to join their team for a long-term contract on a very high profile project.

Deliverables

  • Provide leadership to the program
  • Ensure through experience and skills that architectural best practices for agile development are aligned
  • Expertise in the development of standards, architectural governance, design patterns and practice
  • Guidance and structured input to PaaS engagement project plans and strategic work
  • Research and design to facilitate planning and implementation of solutions
  • Proactive identification of issues and risks
  • Appropriate analysis of issues as required to support decision-making
  • Mentorship to internal staff to help build and guide internal PaaS skills
  • Develop and deliver presentations as required
  • Liaise with stakeholders to engage all involved parties (both internal and external) and foster clear communication

Mandatory Qualifications & Skills

  • Solid experience in designing applications in and for the Cloud by translating requirements into scalable solutions and systems designs.
  • Solid experience in designing applications in and for the Cloud by translating requirements into scalable
  • solutions and systems designs
  • Prior experience with building and deploying applications through PaaS platforms leveraging hyper-scale cloud providers such as Azure and/or AWS
  • Knowledge in a multitude of programming languages such as .NET, Python, PHP, Java, Node and Ruby on Rails
  • Prior experience with agile development, continuous delivery and DevOps
  • Proficient in current development and source code management tools (Visual Studio, Git, Eclipse)
  • Firm understanding of cloud security/access control, networking processes, event management and infrastructure as it pertains to application development
  • Ability to collaborate with other cloud program members and development management to evaluate solutions and gain consensus on technical solutions
  • Minimum 10 years’ experience in the successful delivery of large, complex initiatives across the full SDLC, including experience in: Data migration, Integration across multiple systems
  • Post-secondary education or equivalent combination of education. experience and certification is required
  • Exceptional interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to work effectively at all levels of the organization
  • Ability to proactively identify, quickly assess and analyze project issues and mitigate risks
  • Strong analytic, problem-solving and decision-making abilities
  • Experience with large-scale organizational change

Start: Nov 2016

Duration: 1 year, with extension

Suitable individuals meeting or exceeding all of the above criteria are encouraged to send a response in the strictest of confidence detailing the required skills for immediate consideration to Ishita Parekh by hitting the Apply Now button at the top of this job description.

In order to ensure your application is given full consideration, responses must include the following:

Updated resume clearly indicating the required experience

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Employment Type: Freelance
Location: Vancouver, BC, CA
Posted on: 2016-10-30
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