Role : CloudEngineer- Migration Specialist
Business Area: Cloud Infrastructure Services Cloud Projects and Consulting
Reporting to: Cloud Director
Working Pattern : Full Time
Now with 220,000 people in over 40 countries, Capgemini is one of the world'sforemost providers of consulting, technology and outsourcing services. TheGroup reported 2014 global revenues of EUR 10.57 billion. Together with itsclients, Capgemini creates and delivers business, technology and digitalsolutions that fit their needs, enabling them to achieve innovation andcompetitiveness. A deeply multicultural organization, Capgemini has developedits own way of working, the Collaborative Business ExperienceTM, and draws onRightshore®, its worldwide delivery model.
About Infrastructure Services :
The Cloud Infrastructure Services Business Unit is Cageminis consulting,infrastructure build, migrate and run capabilities with the provisioning andsupport of cloud based services. With EUR 1.5 billion annual revenue, CloudInfra Services provides infrastructure outsourcing services, including datacenter, helpdesk and network support, as well as providing serviceintegration and service maintenance support. Other services includeinfrastructure transformation services, helping clients consolidate and migrateworkloads and entire datacenters. Cloud Infra Services also help clientsvirtualize and optimize their IT estates. As part of the integrated cloudoffering from Capgemini, Cloud Infrastructure Services delivers a broad rangeof cloud service under Cloud Choice to build and support the hybrid cloudestate encompassing the leading public cloud players and leading private cloudtechnologies.
Main Purpose of the Role:
The Cloud Solution Architect is a client facing role in the project deliverycycle. This role will work closely with clients, partners and otherbusiness units to ensure consulting engagements are successful. The roleis responsible for understanding the clients business needs and clearlytranslating the Statement of Work to the successful delivery of the Project. The candidate will be expected to work as part of a delivery team, workingalongside overall project manager to deliver a successful cloud consultingengagement. He/she must be fully flexible and mobile across the US andpossibly EMEA for extended periods and potentially across the Capgemini Group
Essential skills,knowledge & experience:
The include theability to understand and communicate the following at an executive level bothinternally and externally:
AWS Architecture experienceideally with the appropriate vendor certification
Understanding ofhybrid cloud solutions and experience of integrating public cloud intotradition hosting/delivery models
Strongunderstanding of cloud migration techniques (on premise to Cloud Platforms)
Configuration anddeployment experience in three or more of the following:
AWS apps technologies such as RDS, ElasticBeanstalk
AWS IaaS Technologies
Deployed applications with Web UI frontends
Deployed application with RESTful/SOAPservices interfaces
Experience building private AMIs on VPCs
LAMP Stack and Linux experience
High Availability and Disaster recoveryimplementations
Experience of designing and implementingapplication and infrastructure monitoring solutions
Experiencearchitecting and deploying multi-tiered applications.
Experience inarchitecting security architectures across infrastructure and applications
Experiencebuilding and deploying multi-tier, scalable, and highly available applicationsusing Java, Microsoft and Database technologies
Experience inperformance tuning, including the following ; (load balancing, web servers,content delivery Networks, Caching (Content and API))
Experience asprincipal technical lead on at least one major project.
Good understandingof application architectures
Demonstrableexperience in the elicitation & specification of architectural, functionaland non-functional requirements
A goodappreciation of the cost drivers in systems delivery and operations and thecommercial consequences of the technical decisions made by you and/or others
Ability to developproductive client relationships at different management levels and identify anddevelop opportunities for new business
Desirable skills,knowledge & experience:
AWS trained /certified architect e.g. Amazon Certified Solutions Architect Associate orProfessional Level
Architectural certification(e.g TOGAF)
Experience ofimplementing architectural governance and proactively managing issues and risksthroughout the delivery lifecycle.
Good familiaritywith the disciplines of enterprise software development such as configuration& release management, source code & version controls, and operationalconsiderations such as monitoring and instrumentation
Experience ofconsulting or service provider roles (internal, or external);
Strong knowledgeon software development methodologies like Agile/Scrum, Kan Ban etc. Broadunderstanding of enterprise project lifecycle
AWS certificationin any of the following - Solutions Architect, Developer or Systems Ops
A gooddegree-level education is highly desirable
Team lead andprogramme or project management experience
Experience usingdatabase technologies like Oracle, MySQL is required and understanding ofNoSQL, MongoDB is preferred.
Redshift / Datawarehouse experience
Extensiveautomation experience with either Chef or Puppet
Experience indesigning or implementing data warehouse solutions is highly preferred.
Capgemini is anEqual Opportunity Employer encouraging diversity in the workplace. Allqualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regardto race, national origin, gender identity/expression, age, religion,disability, sexual orientation, genetics, veteran status, marital status or anyother characteristic protected by law.
This is a general description of the Duties, Responsibilities andQualifications required for this position. Physical, mental, sensory orenvironmental demands may be referenced in an attempt to communicate the mannerin which this position traditionally is performed. Whenever necessary to provideindividuals with disabilities an equal employment opportunity, Capgemini willconsider reasonable accommodations that might involve varying job requirementsand/or changing the way this job is performed, provided that suchaccommodations do not pose an undue hardship.
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