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Cloud Infrastructure Solution architect

Job Title: Cloud Infrastructure Solution architect
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Munich, Bavaria
Salary: €65000 - €75000 per annum + Bonus+Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
REF: CA/MON-6795
Contact Name: Cristian Amanta
Contact Email:
Job Published: 11 months ago

Job Description

Cloud and Infrastructure Solution Architect

I am currently working with a boutique consultancy that is experiencing tremendous growth across Europe (UK, Benelux & DACH).

Due to their growth they are seeking a Cloud Solution Architect and help deliver engaging, modern cloud solutions and applications in a growing practice at one of the Nation's top rated consultancies.

As a member of the Cloud and Infrastructure team, you will analyse, design and architect cloud based solutions to address our clients' needs for infrastructure-as-a-service, platform-as-a-service and software-as-a-service. We are looking for sharp, disciplined, and self-motivated individuals who have a passion for utilizing the cloud solutions from Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud Platform and Amazon Web Services to solve real business problems for our customers.


  • Understand business goals and drivers and translate those into an appropriate technical solution
  • Be versed in Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud Platform and/or Amazon Web Services cloud solution, architecture, related technologies and their interdependencies
  • Gather technical requirements, assess client capabilities and analyse findings to provide appropriate cloud solution recommendations and adoption strategy
  • Create the conceptual, logical and physical design for cloud-based solutions for infrastructure and platforms
  • Research, analyse, recommend and select technical approaches for solving difficult and challenging development and integration problems
  • Learn and adopt new tools and techniques to increase performance, automation and scalability
  • Share the leading practices with internal team members and clients
  • Collaborate as part of larger delivery teams which may include project managers, business analysts, architects, developers, and change management professionals
  • Provide technical direction and oversight to cloud implementation teams


  • B.S. in Computer Science, related fields or commensurate work experience
  • 2+ years project experience deploying cloud solutions (Azure or AWS)
  • 2+ years architecting and implementing Microsoft Azure or Amazon Web Services infrastructure and topologies
  • Project experience implementing core infrastructure, networking and cloud based services for business teams or consumers
  • Deep product knowledge and understanding of product features including:
    • Microsoft Azure, AWS, Google Cloud
      • IaaS, PaaS, and SaaS
    • Automation and DevOps
      • Ansible
      • Puppet
      • Chef
      • Docker
    • Virtualization
      • Vmware
      • Citrix
  • Experience configuring and tuning virtual private clouds
  • Experience with Active Directory, Active Directory Federation Services (ADFS), SAML, web Single Sign-on (SSO), OAuth and related authentication technologies
  • Transport Layer Security / SSL principles and management
  • Experience with networking principles and technologies (DNS, Load Balancers, Reverse Proxies)
  • Practical experience sizing hardware and storage needs
  • Strong analytical problem solving ability
  • Good presentation skills
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Self-starter with the ability to work independently or as part of a project team
  • Performance analysis, troubleshooting and remediation techniques
  • High Availability and Disaster Recovery principles, patterns and usage
  • Understanding of cloud ecosystem and leading edge cloud emerging technologies
  • 3+ years previous consulting experience, especially a Big 4 consulting firms or specialty cloud consulting firms


  • Practical experience implementing AWS and Microsoft Azure
  • Automation experience with Puppet and Chef
  • Experience with cloud-based development and deployment
  • Production experience with deployment and management of AWS and Microsoft Azure
  • Excellent English; Excellent in German

Preferred certifications

  • MCTS: Cloud/Azure
  • AWS: Certified Solutions Architect - Professional

If you are interested in this role, please send me an updated copy of your CV, alongside your salary expectations and the earliest start date.

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