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We are seeking a visionary Solutions Architect with a strong focus on business development for our client. The ideal candidate will have a passion for cloud computing and helping businesses transition to the cloud. Our client is a Singapore-based company specializing in cloud technology consulting and services, helping clients design, build, migrate, and manage cloud-based systems that are tailored to their specific needs. The primary responsibility of this role will be business development, working closely with the accounts manager to identify opportunities and gather opinions and suggestions for architecture. The Solutions Architect will also participate in client calls to understand their requirements, make proposals, and answer queries.
The successful candidate will possess an entrepreneurial mindset, be self-motivated, and have a relentless passion for developing innovative solutions. As the Solutions Architect, you will play a crucial role in leading Cloud Kinetics' DevOps practices and solutions and shaping their functional strategy. You will have the opportunity to build enterprise CI/CD architecture and design large-scale Enterprise DevOps inquiries/engagements. In this role, your extensive knowledge of best practices and system design, combined with your expertise in container orchestration and cloud solutions in a hybrid environment, will be highly valued.
In this role, you will:
Work with business sponsors to understand business strategies and objectives.
Collaborate with account teams to identify prospective opportunities.
Develop technical objectives and requirements to achieve business goals, and develop proper business cases respective to the industries and prospects.
Translate business requirements into technical architectures & solutions.
Develop high-level and detailed-level Proof-of-Concepts process, Architect infrastructure, and cloud solutions to meet the customer’s business challenges.
Be responsible for delivering assessment services and consulting services to customers.
Assist and validate infrastructure and cloud compatibility and viability with original architecture and design.
Work closely with different parties to architect end-to-end hybrid cloud solutions
Build and influence relationships with vendors, partners, and customers.
Be an industry advocate for Hybrid Cloud Adoption – participate in customer/vendor briefings and events speaking opportunities.
Drive and lead delivery of DevOps Transformation engagements & solution approach for clients.
Lead DevOps strategy and assessment consulting engagements for various clients.
The ideal candidate will:
Possess active professional DevOps certifications (AWS / Azure / Google Cloud/industry standard)
Have 5+ years of experience in designing solutions deployed environments (Cloud, IaaS, PaaS, SaaS, Backup & DR, etc.) on public clouds solution providers (AWS, Google Cloud, Azure)
Have 3+ years of experience and strong knowledge in Digital Transformation, Cloud Migration, well-architected Cloud Framework, and Day0-1-2-3 Cloud Ops in the market.
Have 5+ years of experience supporting GitOps / DevOps / DevSecOps
Have strong knowledge of Container & Modern technologies (Dockers, Kubernetes, AWS ECS, Google Cloud Anthos)
Have hands-on experience with implementing GitOps using CI/CD tools such as Jenkins and Git
Possess solid experience with PaaS using Red Hat OpenShift, Google Kubernetes Engine or other Kubernetes platforms, and Docker containers
Be experienced with Helm
Be experienced with configuration management tools (Ansible, CloudFormation, Deployment Manager, Terraform)
Be experienced with software development using modern front-end technologies, Microservice architecture / RESTful web service, API Management, relational databases, or SQL
Have experience in Service Mesh technologies such as Istio or OpenShift Service Mesh.
Have knowledge of Big Data, Analytics, Application Modernization, and other edge computing technologies
Be experienced in migrating legacy applications to containerized solutions such as OpenShift or Kubernetes
Be experienced with monitoring, scalability, and application reliability tools
About the employer:
Our client is a leading Cloud Transformation Solutions and Managed Services Provider headquartered in Singapore, offering a plethora of services across all major Public Cloud Operators. As a cloud-focused company, they work with various cloud service providers to provide their clients with the best possible solutions to meet their needs.
Performance based bonuses & increments
Coworking space allowance if availed
Fuel (reasonable amount)