Job Description :
Role: Cloud Architect Duration - Contract Location- New York City, NY Job Description: Customer is looking for subject matter expert (SME) Sr. Architect , to be part of the consulting unit and work on projects related to Azure and AWS IaaS platform. Deliver highly available and scalable enterprise solutions on public IaaS/PaaS platforms focusing on application assessments, automation and cloud deployments. This role includes ownership of technical and service elements related to cloud project engagements in building IaaS/PaaS infrastructure. Interact and work closely with technical as well as management teams of the clients to ensure consulting engagements are successful and ensure high customer satisfaction. Assess and advices on various migration options such as 'lift & shift' or 'lift & reshape' (replatforming); based on labour input, costs, implementation time and time to benefit. Lead and implement the cloud migration projects. Assess performance and cost aspects of current cloud workloads and advice on optimization options. Provide guidance on latest updates/ features released in the cloud platform and perform PoC to show the possibilities of implementing the same. Work closely with Information security teams to implement latest cloud security changes in the system to ensure a secured environment. Understand and document clients' requirements for consuming PaaS/IaaS cloud services. Design and architect solutions based on needs for using the cloud platforms produce necessary documents (slide decks, architecture diagrams, text documents Presentations for senior management as well as technical audience. Produce service guides for operational teams to manage the solution. Prepare and deploy automation scripts where ever necessary.