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Cloud Architect

Reports to the Lead Architect

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

  • Provide decisive leadership, mentoring, and excellent judgement by:
    • Being the responsible technical authority in your area
    • Developing detailed systems documentation including functional specifications, design
    • requirements, templates, layout, navigation, diagrams, maps, etc.
    • Providing high-level analysis and design reviews to solve conceptual problems and avoid duplication of efforts within different applications.
    • Working with third party vendors to evaluate and integrate their technologies within the organization's structure.
    • Identifying and recommending extension, expansion, and update of technology standards, practices, and methodologies.
    • Participating in the development of key initiatives, minimum viable products, and proofs of concepts
    • Performing exemplary code reviews
  • Works across other teams to:
    • Identify and prioritize the application architecture concerns that can provide the most business value
    • Provide mentorship in certain area of expertise (ie, frontend, backend, infrastructure, database, data analytics, design, reliability, quality, etc)
    • Motivate learning, technological interest, passion, cohesion, and improvement
  • Takes ownership of the technical design, refinement, and prioritization of the application architecture backlog
  • Provides technical advice and recommendations to management, product team, and stakeholders
  • Participate in lively engineering debate, making a strong and logical case for well considered opinions, while appreciating the opinions of peers

Knowledge and Skills

  • In depth knowledge of architectural perspectives and best practices in designated area
  • Proven experience in designated area designs, work products, and communication of designs and work products
  • Proven experience in building and operating distributed web application systems
  • Proven experience in the scaling and business requirements overlaps in designated are-including how to scale out, make highly available, enable more frequent changes, and keeping security in perspective
  • Proven experience with multiple software stacks
  • Proven experience in designing, developing, operating, and maintaining software in a Cloud Provider such as AWS, Azure, or GCP.
  • Proven experience with cloud-based data storage technologies such as: Relational Databases, NoSql Stores, data caches, etc.
  • Proven experience with Continuous Integration and Continuous Deployment with an emphasis on a well-maintained testing pyramid.
  • Proven experience in designing, modifying, and operating multi-tenant systems.

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