Location: Gurgaon/Gurugram
Salary: Open
Employment Type: Permanent
Function: Technology

Company Overview

Leading Financial Services company in Gurgaon

Job Description

In this role you will be principally responsible for cloud architecture on our Cloud Transformation initiative. With an eye towards advancing the global cloud strategy whilst progressing the Cloud Transition, you will be defining architecture technical standards, understanding and mitigating risks of public cloud adoption, and supporting our people in learning about and adopting cloud. You will be supporting solution and technical architects in the region in defining cloud solutions and ensuring they are aligned to EA standards and principles.


Key Responsibilities
• Define technical standards and best practices for cloud architecture which reflect companies strategies, policies, and risk appetite.
• Support solution and technical architects in building secure and reliable applications on public cloud aligned with the Cloud Eco-System.
• Coordinate closely with Cloud Operations to align “landing zone” design and engineering with EA standards and strategies.
• Provide guidance and guidelines on assessing applications’ viability for cloud and cloud adoption disposition.
• Identify, document, and mitigate key risks in adopting and operating on public cloud.
• Ensure that solutions adhere to current and emerging regulatory requirements, audit control points, and align with standards.
• Work alongside the Head of Cloud Architecture to create compelling explainer materials that drive the adoption of Cloud.
• Lead discussions with senior personnel regarding trade-offs, best practices, costs, project management, and risk mitigation.
• Work closely with solution teams to review and provide feedback on cloud designs prior to ARB.
Experience and Qualifications Required
• Excellent collaboration and engagement skills to connect with, lead, and empower architects.
• AWS Solution Architect with extensive experience designing cloud native solutions on AWS - Professional level Certification preferred. Additional experience with Azure based system ideal but not mandatory.
• Deep experience in defining formal EA technical standards.
• Demonstrated experience of cloud migration methodologies
• Practical experience of DevSecOps on cloud.
• Experience of providing technical and delivery leadership to engineers and developers to ensure solution designs are consistent with a strategic architecture.
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills, including executive presentations.
• Excellent influencing and negotiation skills, with a demonstrated experience influence across multiple teams.
• Demonstrated ability to think strategically about business, product, and technical challenges.
• Ability to identify and define requirements for a cloud-based application, including clear non-functional requirements.
• Experience with deploying hybrid systems with on-premises and public cloud components.

Job reference: JO-220803-289629

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