Job Description :
Position : Cloud Architect

Local candidates Preferred.

Client – Tech Mahindra/Applied Materials

Location – Santa Clara, CA

Cloud Architect

Job Description

You will be joining the Tech Mahindra’s Bay Area Solution Architecture team and will help TechM’s Bay Area account teams in providing Cloud consulting services to customers. Help in Cloud strategies and solutions on all aspects Private, Hybrid and Public Cloud migration and operations. You will advise and execute on the best Cloud platform for the workloads with consultative approach to solving customer’s business problems. You will also be responsible for educating latest and greatest Cloud trends and capabilities to customers and develop Cloud architectures and guide the implementation teams. You will have Cloud certifications and able to develop target architectures on AWS for workloads such as SAP, Data warehouse, Bigdata platforms, etc.,


Develop cloud architecture and implementation of enterprise stack on public Cloud leveraging the Cloud native features (OS, multi-tenancy, virtualization, orchestration, elastic, scalability, containerization, serverless functions, etc.,)
Act as a Subject Matter Expert to the organization for cloud end-to-end architecture on AWS
Develop a library of deployable and documented cloud design patterns, based on the application portfolio, as a basis for deploying services to the cloud
Demonstrate leadership ability to make decisions with research on the “why?” and articulate several options, the pros and cons for each, and a recommendation

Maintain overall industry knowledge on latest trends, technology, etc.

Develop solutions architecture and evaluate architectural alternatives for private, public and hybrid cloud models, including IaaS, PaaS, and other cloud services
Able to quickly develop a Point of View for demonstrating the concept in rapid development mode on AWS
Help in though leadership through whitepapers, blogs and presentations
Mentor / guide the junior engineers in developing the MVP / Solutions

Collaborate with Account teams, competency teams and business partners to understand and analyze business requirements and processes, and recommend solutions.

Suggest technical solutions to meet business requirements efficiently with greater reusability and long term vision.

Collaborate with other solution architects to leverage existing technologies wherever possible.


Translating the business requirements into technical requirements and developing the Cloud architecture to meet the technical and business requirements.

Drive scope definition, requirements analysis, functional and technical design, application build, product configuration, unit testing, and production deployment

Ensure delivered solutions meet/perform to technical and functional/non-functional requirements

Provide technical expertise and ownership in the diagnosis and resolution of an issue, including the determination and provision of workaround solution or escalation to service owners

Ensure delivered solutions are realized in time frame committed; work in conjunction with project sponsors to size and manage scope and risk

Provide support and technical governance, expertise related to cloud architectures, deployment, and operations


Bachelor’s degree in computer science, systems analysis or a related study, or equivalent experience

10 + years of experience spanning at least two IT disciplines, including technical architecture, network management, application development, middleware, database management or operations

Around 10 Years’ of experience in AWS cloud migration

Experience as a team lead preferred

SAP applications migration to cloud experience preferred

Cloud Architect Certification in enterprise implementations

Exposure to multiple, diverse technologies and processing environments

Knowledge of all components of an technical architecture

Experience with High tech Companies will be nice to have.

Large Volume of Migration to Cloud experience is mandatory

Knowledge of business process re-engineering principles and processes

Strong understanding of network architecture and application development methodologies

Strong understanding of micro services, containerization, server less computing is preferred.