Cloud Architect

Competentia | Kingwood

Posted Date 4/14/2021
Description

Cloud Architect

Location: Kingwood, Texas

The primary focus of this role is working with key technology (IT/OT) and operations stakeholders to develop, execute and oversee Cloud roadmap for all Client sites with emphasis on modern IoT platforms.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Assume responsibility for Cloud Computing and Cloud Platform roadmap. Plan, orchestrate and execute related initiatives and projects. Manage involved resources such as Project Manager. Shape Cloud-IoT vision and strategy together with business and IT teams.
  • Develop and maintain Cloud Computing Reference Architecture with emphasis on IoT and IIoT (Industrial-IoT), Standard Operating Environment (SOE) and blueprints tailored to organizational requirements.
  • Design, build and operate enterprise Cloud platforms leveraging modern technologies for operating, integrating, connecting assets and data from various applications across production facilities.
  • Ideate, enable and implement solutions leveraging IoT, Data Analytics and Digital technologies in collaboration with cross functional focus teams to drive efficiency and innovation. Build vital relationships with business functions and Operations to empower Digital initiatives.
  • Define, secure funding and deliver Proof-of-Values (PoV) with the objective to evaluate vendors and products to identify fit-for-purpose candidates for enterprise-wide rollouts.
  • Act as subject matter expert and technical escalation point for Cloud Computing and Cloud Platform, IoT and Industry 4.0 related topics including: Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure, IoT platform, Cloud & Edge computing, IoT hardware, sensors, connectivity, networking, integration, etc. Educate organization about capabilities.
  • Support the development and evolution of Cyber Security maturity across the organization.

Qualifications:

  • A Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology or relevant discipline is strongly preferred for this role. A Master’s degree is a plus.
  • At least 5 years of experience in a global heterogeneous IT environment, which should include at least two years of experience in Cloud and IoT/ IIoT.
  • Strong business acumen and customer service orientation are necessary for success in this role.
  • Certifications from Amazon and Microsoft preferred; certifications in TOGAF and cybersecurity are also a plus.

EOE AA M/F/VET/Disability

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, religion, and color, national origin, sex, protected veteran status, disability, or any other basis protected by federal, state or local laws.

Cloud Architect

Location: Kingwood, Texas

The primary focus of this role is working with key technology (IT/OT) and operations stakeholders to develop, execute and oversee Cloud roadmap for all Client sites with emphasis on modern IoT platforms.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Assume responsibility for Cloud Computing and Cloud Platform roadmap. Plan, orchestrate and execute related initiatives and projects. Manage involved resources such as Project Manager. Shape Cloud-IoT vision and strategy together with business and IT teams.
  • Develop and maintain Cloud Computing Reference Architecture with emphasis on IoT and IIoT (Industrial-IoT), Standard Operating Environment (SOE) and blueprints tailored to organizational requirements.
  • Design, build and operate enterprise Cloud platforms leveraging modern technologies for operating, integrating, connecting assets and data from various applications across production facilities.
  • Ideate, enable and implement solutions leveraging IoT, Data Analytics and Digital technologies in collaboration with cross functional focus teams to drive efficiency and innovation. Build vital relationships with business functions and Operations to empower Digital initiatives.
  • Define, secure funding and deliver Proof-of-Values (PoV) with the objective to evaluate vendors and products to identify fit-for-purpose candidates for enterprise-wide rollouts.
  • Act as subject matter expert and technical escalation point for Cloud Computing and Cloud Platform, IoT and Industry 4.0 related topics including: Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure, IoT platform, Cloud & Edge computing, IoT hardware, sensors, connectivity, networking, integration, etc. Educate organization about capabilities.
  • Support the development and evolution of Cyber Security maturity across the organization.

Qualifications:

  • A Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology or relevant discipline is strongly preferred for this role. A Master’s degree is a plus.
  • At least 5 years of experience in a global heterogeneous IT environment, which should include at least two years of experience in Cloud and IoT/ IIoT.
  • Strong business acumen and customer service orientation are necessary for success in this role.
  • Certifications from Amazon and Microsoft preferred; certifications in TOGAF and cybersecurity are also a plus.

EOE AA M/F/VET/Disability

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, religion, and color, national origin, sex, protected veteran status, disability, or any other basis protected by federal, state or local laws.

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