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Senior Cloud Architect - London - Up to £100,000 + 12% bonus

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    City of London, London

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    Information Technology

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    £80000 - £100000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Vikki Bayfield

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    about 2 years ago

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Senior Cloud Architect - London - Up to £100,000 + 12% bonus + benefits

Our client a FTSE 100 Global Insurer, who has a revenue over £50 million, are actively seeking a Senior Cloud Architect to join their team and become a key member of their Cloud Centre of Excellence (CCoE).

The Senior Cloud Architect will be responsible for leading a portfolio of activities and may manage a sub-team within the CCoE providing best practice and expertise across the business.

This role will also require consulting with business, application and infrastructure teams, providing technical expertise to facilitate the smooth commissioning and transfer of existing (or build of new) applications into the cloud using the latest cloud and open source technologies.

Essential skills:

  • Experience as a AWS cloud architect in an enterprise environment
  • In-depth experience in architecting large-scale enterprise cloud solutions and platforms.
  • Strong knowledge of Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Cloud Architecture
  • Understanding of TCP/IP Networking and associated function
  • Understanding of security principals such as logging, auditing, alerting and response.
  • Authentication principals such as HBAC/RBAC/PAM/MFA
  • Automation and deployment
  • Vulnerability management


  • Lead and drive outcomes across the cloud programme
  • Contribute to a roadmap for developing the platform to optimise the use of technology to create a service that uses the best of cloud at the optimal cost point
  • Design innovative cloud solutions for legacy migrations and new "born in the cloud" applications
  • Enable the on-boarding and migration of workloads onto cloud from other hosting locations
  • Run clearly defined services to commission new applications and capabilities into the cloud
  • Manage a domain within the overall cloud platform as a capability for hosting and storage
  • Keep abreast with developments in the IT industry
  • Provide cloud consulting services and expertise across the business and IT.

If this Senior Cloud Architect role is of interest, then please apply with an up to date CV.

Senior Cloud Architect - London - Up to £100,000 + 12% bonus + benefits