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Senior Cloud Architect

New York, New York

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Xandr is looking for experienced Cloud Architect that will be responsible for the strategy, planning and implementation of our Hybrid Cloud Infrastructure. In this role you will provide both technical and collaboration leadership with multiple stakeholders. You will be responsible for providing technical standards, guidance and coaching to teams working to deliver strategic technology goals leveraging various Enterprise Cloud Services. You will work with Product and various people and teams within Technical Leadership to create roadmaps and set delivery expectation. As a hands-on Technical Leader, you will architect and implement high-quality Hybrid Cloud Solutions that are secure, easy to operate and maintain, and decrease our support burden.

Responsibilities:

• Contribute materially to a well-informed cloud strategy and manage our Cloud Adoption Model
• Provide technical leadership to Hybrid Cloud Team including project planning, delegation, and cross-functional project co-ordination
• Offer guidance in application migration techniques including hybrid cloud, lift & shift, etc.
• Identify the top cloud architecture solutions to successfully meet the strategic needs of the business
• Regularly evaluate cloud applications, services, hardware, and software as well as occasionally create and implement Proof of Concept (POC)
• Work closely with Cyber Security and GRC (Governance, Risk Management and Compliance) Teams to plan and implement Xandr’s Cloud Security and Compliance policies and procedures
• Design, develop, and implement system applications and infrastructure services including hardware integration, configuration and software development
• Modify and maintain existing infrastructure services as needed
• Work cross-functionally to create and document requirements; as well as develop and deliver appropriate solutions
• Provide systems expertise across the organization for addressing engineering and operational issues
• Identify deficiencies in current system designs and recommend solutions
• Identify system scaling limitations and recommend and implement improvements
• Regularly evaluate and recommend emerging cloud applications and services, hardware, and software to improve service, reduce cost, and scale better


Skills & Experience:

• Bachelor’s degree or higher, foreign equivalent, or equivalent work experience in Computer Science or a related technical field
• 7+ years of experience in Systems Engineering with extensive experience in most of the following:
• Linux/UNIX fundamentals including TCP/IP networking
• Public Cloud technologies (Azure/AWS) including security, compliance, and automation
• Automation tools (Terraform, Ansible)
• Common infrastructure technology and services (DNS, DHCP, SNMP, NTP, HTTP, LDAP, Kerberos, Radius, SMTP)
• Databases
• Application security understanding (Code Scanning, CICD integration)
• Configuration management tools (Puppet/Chef)
• System performance tuning and optimization
• Software packaging
• Programming (Python/Shell scripting/C/Golang)
• Systems integration
• Virtualization technologies including hypervisors (Xen/KVM) and containers (Docker/rkt)
• Experience building and operating production SaaS services, especially large-scale.
• Experience with Kubernetes or similar a plus
• Proficiency in JavaScript a plus
• Experience designing HTTP+JSON APIs
• Experience with monitoring or observability tools
• Mentorship and code reviews



Job ID 2046042X Date posted 10/30/2020
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