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IT Cloud Architect

  • Location: Lake Forest, Illinois, 60045
  • Salary: 145000.0
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 5 months ago

MATRIX has partnered with a premier client in filling a strategic position in the north suburbs of Chicago due to rapid growth! This is a great opportunity to expand your career and work with a well known company.

Do you get excited thinking about Cloud Architecture and architectural strategies?  Do you eat, sleep, and dream about virtual hosting and have your AWS Certification?  This position may be for you!!!


Your Role:

As a Cloud Architect, you will lead architecture and design of the public & private cloud and on-prem infrastructure hosting environments. You will also provide technical consulting to internal customers and stakeholders for the purpose of solving technology-related business concerns.You will have the opportunity to:

  • Deliver modern architectural strategies for cloud resource procurement, deployment, governance, and cost management
  • Develop and communicate architecture patterns and standards, best practices, blueprints, design documents and provide prescriptive guidance on solution design
  • Develop hybrid architectural models that allow for a deploy anywhere strategy
  • Contribute to the governance frameworks spanning application, data, infrastructure, and security
  • Evaluate hardware, software, services and integrations that present value to the enterprise

Ultimately, you will work collaboratively with others within and outside of their function to achieve goals, improve processes, and optimize system design

You will love it here if…

  • You are a creative and dynamic problem?solver
  • You are committed to excellence
  • You thrive in a fast paced and high?energy environment
  • You are creative and are comfortable inventing and deriving new ways of doing business

We need you to have:

  • Bachelor of Science in Computer Science or technical equivalent
  • AWS certification
  • 5+ years of experience with cloud technology, solutions, and cost management
  • 10+ years technology experience in a virtual hosting with architect role
  • Robust experience in infrastructure, on-prem and in the cloud
  • Experience with Agile and DevOp