Sr. Cloud Architect

Job description:

As Senior Cloud Architect Team Lead, we are looking for someone to work with our enterprise architect to develop a program, run as process owner, and build / configure acquire tooling to support the program.

The successful candidate will have proven leadership skills, demonstrated ability to mentor, influence and partner with engineering teams to deliver scalable robust solutions.

You will be someone who will :

As an SME, collaborate with other architects, IT leadership, security team, and delivery teams to architect cloud hosted solutions / design patterns

Work with Platform Engineering team to implement architectures

Influence product and delivery requirements, roadmaps, and vision

Manage the cloud architecture team under the Enterprise Architecture organization

Deliver enterprise solutions / architectures with emphasis on privacy, integrity, scalability, and availability

Produce organized and comprehensive system architectures and the related documentation

Design and build functioning proof of concepts for proposed architectures


Bachelors or Master’s degree in Computer Science or related degree

7+ years of hands-on cloud engineering experience with public clouds (AWS required)

3+ years of IT Project Management/ Team management experience

Experience building and leading engineering teams

Deployment, automation, and orchestration technologies (Ansible, Docker, Kubernetes, Jenkins, Terraform)

Planning / Development tools: JIRA, Confluence, Teams, GitLab, Bitbucket, Bamboo, Terraform Enterprise

Search tools: Elasticsearch

Relational Databases: Oracle, Postgres, AWS Aurora

NoSQL Databases: MongoDB, AWS DynamoDB

ETL tools / Implementing big data technologies in AWS

Setting technology direction for cloud solutions

Skills and Attributes needed to be successful in this position:

Exceptional personal communication and teamwork interaction skills

Able to work independently and collaboratively

Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills

Have a startup personality and enjoy working as part of a team.

Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, rapid growth environment.

Why is This a Great Opportunity:

Tremendous opportunity to work for one of the most successful, stable and growing Financial firms in the New York City Metro area.

Excellent pay and benefits and the company has an unbelievable track record of employee loyalty and retention

Three days onsite in their CT location.

Salary Type : Annual Salary

Salary Min : 170000

Salary Max : 185000

Currency Type : US Dollars