Job Description :
Position: AWS Cloud Architect
Location: Milwaukee, WI
Job Type: Contract/Full Time
Contract Duration: 6+ Months
Interview Process: 2 rounds of Webex
Possibility of Remote: No
Visa: USC, GC, GC-EAD, H1B, H4, TN
Visa Transfer Case Allowed: No

Client: Thomson Reuters
Implementation Partner: Mphasis

Job Description
Participate in transformational consulting to assist clients in assessing their on-prem, legacy application/Infrastructure and defining the target state for cloud adoption, technology landscape (architecture), producing the business case and roadmap for migration to Cloud.
Engineer Cloud Native solutions that can be instantiated with different technologies by applying scientific (or pseudo-scientific) principals in a pragmatic way.
Create Cloud Solution design for the client that will enable achievement of business strategy and client objectives.
Advice on the change management strategies and programs that will ensure the migration from current state to desired business state
Develop best practices, frameworks for cloud adoption.
Skills Required
Minimum of 10 years experience working in software, cloud-architect role
Experience executing large scale Application transformation or application migration and modernization projects
In-depth hands on experience in either Java or .net is a must, functional reactive programming experience is preferred
Deep and broad knowledge in multiple core technologies like messaging, routing, data processing, event streaming, security, system management etc
Engineering expertise in building highly performant distributed systems for scalability, security and resiliency
Demonstrated competency in leveraging current technologies in the areas of containers, container orchestration and peer-to-peer computing
Working experience with PaaS platforms
Excellent working knowledge of Infrastructure-as-a-Service technologies such as OpenStack and public cloud such as either AWS or Azure
Experienced DevOps practitioner through work in technology organization that practices the concepts behind the paradigm
Working Knowledge of architecture frameworks for Cloud
Experience in developing cloud adoption roadmap for large enterprise clients
Ability to access enterprise client application portfolio and suggest various cloud migration strategy
Experience in architecture design of applications based on Microservices and distributed computing. Very strong experience on messaging and RESTFul based applications
Experience in Architecture design of cloud native application and understanding of the implications of the 12 factors Apps concept
Excellent hands on experience in either Java or .Net technologies
Successfully designed and delivered cloud solutions for large enterprises
Hands on Experience in any Public IaaS (e.g. AWS/ Azure) & Hybrid Cloud Infrastructure ( e.g. VMware/Open stack), PaaS – Cloud Foundry, Azure PaaS
Skills Desired
DevOps and CloudOps knowledge
2+ years experience in Financial services
Ability to logically approach a problem from definition through resolution.
Ability to define a root cause analysis of an issue and explain causals, contributors and resolutions to clients and other team members