Job Description :
Principle Solution Architect (PaaS Cloud Architect
Location:- NYC, NY
Position Type: Contract

Responsibilities
Responsible for engineer Cloud Native solutions that can be instantiated with different technologies. They should be able apply scientific (or pseudo-scientific) principals in a pragmatic way.
Responsible to work as a high performance team side by side with other teams to help Client buildup their cloud environment.
Demonstrates ownership on the assigned projects until successful delivery of the same
Responsible to be part of escalations and provide quick workable solutions
Able to understand requirements from client / project team and convert them to meaningful tasks

Technical Skills
In-depth hands on experience in core Java is a must, functional reactive programming experience is preferred.
Deep and broad knowledge in multiple core technologies like messaging, routing, Java, 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 Big Data, analytics, containers, container orchestration and peer-to-peer computing.
Working knowledge of Infrastructure-as-a-Service technologies such as OpenStack.
Experienced DevOps practitioner through work in technology organization that practices the concepts behind the paradigm.

Experience and Technology:
Graduate in Engineering with Minimum of 10 years of experience
Successfully designed and delivered cloud solutions and projects independently
Rich hands on Experience in any Public IaaS (e.g. AWS/ Azure) & Hybrid Cloud Infrastructure ( e.g. VMware/Open stack)
Working experience with Software container management like Dockers
Experienced in New Platform development and Greenfield cloud projects.
Ability to work with Client global teams

Knowledge and other Skills
Possess excellent written and spoken communication on English
A fast learner and self-starter
Should have an understanding of infrastructure technologies
Problem Resolution
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

Additional skills desired:
Jenkins 2 (or similar) Certification and experience / Groovy
Openstack Certification
Git / Bitbucket
Automated testing tools / Continuous Integration
Scripting ability (Bash / Shell, Python, PERL, Ruby, etc)
Postgres, Couchbase, or other NoSQL stacks
Linux
Kubernetes
Consul / Vault
Docker / Mesos / Marathon / Rancher
Salt Stack / Chef / Ansible / Puppet
Confluent Stack / Kafka / ELK Stack / Grafanna

Key words:
Java Architect
Dev/Ops
CI/CD
Jenkins
Openstack
PaaS
AWS
Azure

Client : VDart Inc