Deloitte Cloud Architect Specialist Leader in Chicago, Illinois
Cloud Native GCP/AWS/AZURE Senior Architect
Our Consumer industry practice is focused on serving the changing consumer, who have rapidly evolving needs, behaviors and preferences for products, services, and experiences. The Automotive sector is experiencing rapid change as the industry adapts to new business models driven by Connected, Autonomous, Shared and Electrification (CASE). These trends are causing incumbent automakers and new entrants to leverage technology to create speed and customer experience advantages.
The Deloitte Automotive team growing at a rapid pace, fueled by cloud technologies and services within our most important clients. To continue our growth trajectory, we are seeking technology leaders with experience in cloud engineering and architecture across the automotive value chain.
The Cloud Engineering team focuses on enabling our client's end-to-end journey from On-Premises to Cloud, with opportunities in the areas of: Cloud Strategy, Op Model Transformation, Cloud Development, Cloud Integration & APIs, Cloud Migration, Cloud Infrastructure & Engineering, and Cloud Managed Services. We help our clients see the transformational capabilities of Cloud as an opportunity for business enablement and competitive advantage.
Cloud Engineering supports our clients as they improve agility and resilience and identifies opportunities to reduce IT operations spend through automation by enabling Cloud. We accelerate our clients towards a technology-driven future, leveraging vendor solutions and Deloitte-developed software products, tools, and accelerators.
Deloitte is an industry leader in our clients' Digital transformations. We recognize that the backbone enabling our clients' highest aspirations for analytics and cognitive solutions is next-gen Cloud services. From cloud strategy consulting, to implementation, and ongoing managed services we offer a full scope of Cloud services and solutions. We want talented architects who are ready to innovate using cloud services and empower our clients to move forward in their technical capabilities. Building your career at Deloitte offers the opportunity to work with cutting-edge Cloud technologies to deliver next-Gen Cloud solutions. We embrace the tech pioneer mindset and always enable our talent to keep their skills evolving at the speed at which the technology marketplace is evolving.
Cloud has transformed the way technology enables the business. It represents a radical shift in how IT services are obtained, used, and managed. Companies are navigating through the various cloud options and deciding between private, public, or a combination across different and dynamic provider ecosystems. Our employees are empowered to think outside of the box and provide innovative solutions to our customers.
Work you'll do:
In partnership with other leaders in the firm, you will focus on selling and delivering cloud solutions using AWS, Azure and/or Google Cloud and as a key member of Architecture group, ensure success in building and migrating applications, software, and services on public cloud.
Promote public cloud internally to sales and delivery teams to drive growth focused on Auto Industry.
Educate Auto Industry customers of all sizes on the value proposition of Public Cloud and participate in deep architectural discussions to ensure solutions are designed for successful deployment in the cloud
Develop cloud-based solutions to help our clients solve their most pressing problems.
Capture and share best-practice knowledge amongst the public cloud solutions architect community
Author or otherwise contribute to public cloud customer-facing publications such as whitepapers
Build deep relationships with senior technical individuals within Auto Industry customers to enable them to be cloud advocates
Act as a technical liaison between customers, delivery teams and support.
10+ years of overall experience, to include a minimum of 5 years of enterprise, full-life cycle in Architecture in the professional IT/Software Development services industry
5+ years architecting, implementing, and supporting GCP or Microsoft Azure or Amazon Web Services infrastructure and topologies
Self-starter with an in-depth hands-on work experience with Auto Industry large-scale implementations of Google Cloud Platform (GCP) and/or with AWS or Azure.
Knowledge of J2EE, .NET, and cloud technologies development languages and tools, to continue with development
Direct experience migrating applications from the enterprise to public cloud providers (e.g., Amazon, Google, or Microsoft)
Experience helping development teams build and deploy micro services-based applications in public cloud Experience with Continuous Integration & Continuous Deployment tools and processes
Understanding of emerging technologies and end-user needs
GCP/AWS/Azure Cloud Architect Certified
Excellent interpersonal and organizational skills, ability to handle diverse situations, multiple initiatives, and rapidly changing priorities
Experienced, persuasive, and effective presenter, both written and verbal.
Ability to travel 50%, on average, based on the work you do and the clients and industries/sectors you serve
10+ years of experience with Java / J2EE technologies and Architecting solutions using Web technologies
3+ years project experience migrating and deploying cloud-based solutions (GCP, Azure or AWS)
Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, or equivalent work experience; MBA preferred
Understanding of Infrastructure as a Service, Infrastructure as Code, and related concepts on public cloud
Proven experience as a successful senior engineer and/or cloud engineer highly desirable Container experience with Docker and Kubernetes or other container orchestration platforms
Understanding of Agile, SCRUM and Continuous Delivery
Demonstrated skills in leadership, communication, coaching, analysis, problem solving and short term and long-term planning
Knowledge of standard selling disciplines, specifically Solution Selling and RFP management
Experience leading high performance, results driven teams with a focus on client satisfaction
Limited immigration sponsorship may be available
Located within a commutable distance of a Deloitte office
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or protected veteran status, or any other legally protected basis, in accordance with applicable law.