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Lead Cloud Architect - Senior Manager

Date: Mar 29, 2021

Location: London, United Kingdom

Company: KPMG UK

You will be helping us continuously advance our use of the cloud and being a leader in our Cloud Transformation team. As a senior member of the team, you’ll be speaking with clients, helping them understand why they should adopt public cloud services and how best to make the journey. You’ll also be leading the delivery of client projects involving both advisory and engineering services.

The Role

- Provide Solutions Architecture advice on major projects, including leading the delivery of client engagements

- Educate clients on the benefits and value proposition of Cloud

- Ensure success in building and migrating applications to the cloud

- Work across major cloud providers like AWS, Microsoft and Google, leveraging our existing relationships to generate new business

- Help define and drive the strategy of the Cloud Transformation team

- Provide technical leadership and mentoring to team members

The Person

- Significant experience in infrastructure architecture, database architecture and networking

- Strong experience in efficiently hosting scaled applications in the cloud. Hands-on experience with either AWS, Azure or GCP is highly desired.

- Working knowledge of software development tools and methodologies

- History of successful technical consulting and architecture engagements with large-scale customers or enterprises

- Great presentation and persuasion skills with both executives and developers

- Strong written communication skills

- Demonstrated ability to adapt to new technologies and learn quickly

What we’d love you to have as well but it’s not a deal-breaker

- Familiarity with common enterprise services (Directory Services, Information Assurance, Virtual Desktop, etc.), products (i.e., Oracle, SAP) and frameworks (ITIL, TOGAF etc.)

- Experience migrating or transforming legacy customer solutions to the cloud

- Experience working within Financial Services or other large Enterprises

- Technical degree desired; Computer Science or Maths background highly desired

What we can offer

- Generous pay and benefits such as a subsidised lunch, health care, pension, cycle to work, free day off to celebrate your birthday.

- An amazing, fun team of highly talented engineers to work with

- Scale – work with some of the biggest businesses in the world on solutions that really matter to them

- Flexible and considerate working hours

- Excellent relationship with vendors and access to authorities within their field.

A genuine love for technology and a commitment to learn about the latest and greatest in the industry

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