CGI Technologies and Solutions, Inc. Senior Cloud Architect in Irvine, California

Senior Cloud Architect

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Senior Cloud Architect

Category: Development/Engineering

City: Irvine, California, United States

Position ID: J1118-1680

Employment Type: Full Time

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Position Description:

The senior cloud architect role is a critical part of the CGI Cloud Native Solutions practice. This architect will use a mixture of application development and public cloud operations expertise in a customer-facing role to help lead digital transformation projects that leverage Pivotal Cloud Foundry or a similar cloud platform. The Senior Cloud Architect will also be involved in and support CGI in pre-sales meetings with potential clients or customers.

Your future duties and responsibilities:

• Participates actively in Cloud Foundry Dojos

• Implements Cloud Foundry in VSphere infrastructure, Amazon Web Services (AWS), Microsoft Azure or Google Cloud Platform (GCP) IaaS

• Supports customers in integrating Cloud Foundry with their existing logging and monitoring solutions

• Helps customers create or integrate with existing CI/CD pipeline

• Manages existing Cloud Foundry installations and helps scale them for production environment

• Helps customers choose the right applications for cloud conversion.

• Supports customers in creating a platform/application-level scaffolding for migrating multiple applications to cloud

• Assists customers with migrating legacy applications to cloud

• Pairs with customers’ architects/developers to impart the skills needed to be successful in their long-term digital transformation efforts

• Enables customers to build a new class of digital applications as they transform their business

• Some travel required

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:

• Customer-focused, hands-on technical expert with the ability to consult with leadership

• Experience with private and public cloud platforms and providers, such as Amazon Web Services (AWS), Google Cloud Platform (GCP) and Microsoft Azure

• Technical skills in Java, Spring Boot, Spring Cloud Services, .NET framework/core, as well as CI/CD tools, including Jenkins, Concourse or others

• Experience and knowledge of domain-driven design, microservices architecture and Agile development

• Pivotal Cloud Foundry and BOSH experience, a plus

• Experience with Ruby/Rails, Go, messaging (RabbitMQ/AMQP, JMS), RDBMS, Redis and open-source contributor, a plus

• Strong analytical and problem solving skills with the ability to remain calm under pressure

• Ability to learn and adapt quickly to new technologies and environments while being able to see and present the “big picture”

• Excellent verbal and written communication skills, time management skills and organizational skills

• Hands-on, technical subject matter expert with the propose, present and influence architectural design ideas to executives and technical management and work with customers’ developers, architects and technical management

• Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics, related field or equivalent



  • Cloud Computing

  • Cloud Foundry

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