Cloud Architect

Full Time London London IT Job Pro UK

An IT Services company are currently recruiting for a Cloud Architect to work with their financial customer.

In this role, you will be required to define the Architecture for cloud projects in order to ensure that the architecture "on the ground" being delivered best supports the project's strategy.
You will need to define the Innovation & Solutions for risk and governance model, ensuring the architecture links to, and is informed by the overall strategy and bank wide architecture; and produces the architectural outcomes.
Key skills required for this role are Azure architecture with awareness of AWS.

Your key experience/responsibilities will include:
*Design/Architecture/support of cloud services (Azure, some AWS) on the environment
*Operating and managing the risk profile of the environment
*Develop the control framework for the environment
*Manage Innovation projects to deliver the architecture for both projects and the platform
*Collaboration with Business Owners, Portfolio Managers, Product Managers and Projects to define the target Intentional Architecture, to shape the portfolio of initiatives (to ensure its realisation) and to build roadmaps to the target.
*Responsible for defining and communicating the architecture (current, resultant and target states) for assigned scope, ensuring the architecture links to and is informed by the overall strategy and wider business architecture; and produces the architecture outcomes.
*Developing the control framework for the innovation environment, working in collaboration with the Risk and Controls teams
*Required to carry out research & development work into new technologies around the cloud desktop and server infrastructure, and liaising with privacy/ security and risk on gaining approvals for emergent technology
*Ensure that a strong Security and Compliance posture is maintained using both Microsoft and custom tooling.

Please note that at this stage, successful candidates will only be allowed to proceed via PAYE/Umbrella company due to IR35 – Please apply for more info.

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