Role purpose :
Cloud Architect is accountable for the Strategy, Architecture Roadmap and Design of the Cloud Environments (public, private or hybrid) ensuring that the selected solutions and frameworks deliver best-in-class capabilities based on Vodafone’s technical, security and process standards.
Key accountabilities and decision ownership :
Design Cloud solutions in public cloud (primarily AWS and GCP), private and hybrid.
Ownership of Architecture Blueprint and associated Solution design artifacts that will support the ongoing Cloud needs.
Definition and ongoing maintenance of Architecture and Capability roadmaps
Support our DevOps and Engineering teams by establishing a robust Architecture Governance Framework and Technical Design Authority that allows the team to collaboratively drive complex decision making governed by the Reference Architecture and Roadmap, and to subsequently deliver in a controlled and standardised manner.
Collaborate closely with Group Architects, DevOps and VOIS service line stakeholders to ensure objectives and requirements are captured and published to ensure an effective and scaled design, and governed implementation.
Driving the adoption of Cloud, ensuring Architecture Strategy in Cloudification of both Digital and IT systems.
Collaboratively drive complex projects, to meet the Vodafone’s technical, security and process standards
Core competencies, experience & knowledge :
Master’s or Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or other related field
Strong knowledge of cloud environments and working knowledge of Amazon Web Services (AWS) or / and Google Cloud Platform (GCP)
AWS Certified Solutions Architect or / and
GCP Professional Cloud Architect is a plus
Acute understanding of key activities across the full breath of the software development lifecycle and vision for integrating Agile and DevOps concepts into Digital Architecture.
Ability to deliver excellent results and deliverables within projects and programmes. Delivery focused and customer obsessed
Ability to work in a complex ecosystem and manage priorities accordingly. Ability to work within unfamiliar environments, employ analytical skills to quickly understand complex technical problems and translate business requirements into successful deliverables.
Behaviours and Other competencies :
Ability to develop and communicate the objectives, inspire and motivate tech experts
Excellent stakeholder management and communications skills, with the ability to persuade, negotiate and influence delivery teams
Excellent written and verbal communications skills, with both technical and business audiences
What's in it for you :
Private Health & Medical Insurance
Gym, Sports, Excursion weekends & Special events
Restaurant, entertainment areas, hairdresser, etc.
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