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September 25, 2017 by

Cloud Foundry / Cloud Native Solution Architect

Job description:
We are looking for a candidate who will become a part of the global team building cloud-native systems and enabling digital transformation for Fortune 500 / Global 2000 customers. The Cloud Native Solution Architect is a client-facing role with the following primary responsibilities:
•    Guide enterprise-level customers through their cloud transformation journeys by sharing experience in designing distributed solutions using cloud-native platforms (Cloud Foundry or Kubernetes).
•    Work with external consultants on migrating existing applications to a cloud-native platform
•    Drive evaluation of different platforms, gather information on differences in cloud-native implementations, run research on the platform behavior under different workloads.
•    Mentor and train developers in building cloud-native applications based on scalable, portable, and resilient designs

Job requirements:
•    10+ years of experience as Java developer and Architect positions
•    3–5 years of experience in a client-facing role
•    Experience in building and operating distributed, concurrent systems
•    Hands-on experience with any of the following IaaS platforms: AWS, OpenStack, Microsoft Azure, or Google Compute Engine
•    Familiarity with design patterns, domain-driven design, component-based architecture, and evolutionary architecture
•    Strong communication skills
•    Advanced knowledge of cloud-native architecture concepts, understanding of high availability, scalability, resilience, performance, and security requirements in the cloud
•    Must be open to traveling around the U.S.
•    Must be ready to work in (or relocate to) Denver

We will provide training in:
•    Key concepts, principles and best practices for cloud-native app development
•    Migration to Cloud Native Application Architectures
•    Cloud Foundry and Kubernetes platforms for cloud-native development

Your typical tasks will be:
•    Advise customers on the architectural aspects of cloud-based applications to reach high levels of performance, scalability, and security
•    Roadmap development for migrating a monolithic application to micro-service architecture
•    Review a platform used by a customer and suggest improvements in automation, CI/CD practices, security, and platform services.
•    Train the customer’s team (5-8 engineers) on how to work with a cloud-native platform. Delivered in the form of 2-day training.

If you like the idea of changing the world with digital transformation and qualify for this (or any other) career opportunity we have, send your CV to careers@altoros.com

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