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Cloud Architect

R-054711
  1. Cheltenham, Manchester, Aldershot, London, Bristol
  1. Security, aerospace & defence

Cloud Architect

At SNC Lavalin - Atkins data is at the heart of how we solve our clients most complex and critical challenges. We are working with our clients to save lives and reduce disruption by pre-emptively identifying hazards on the rail network by developing computer vision solutions, by streamlining passenger experiences, by developing biometric airport security solutions; and developing cutting edge ML and AI tools to ensure large and complex Engineering and Construction projects deliver on time and budget. SNCL Atkins is in a unique position with world leading domain specialists on tap and an extremely diverse range of customers with unique challenges.

The Applied Technology Practice provides fully integrated set of capabilities to deliver large scale digital transformation projects. Our market focuses on Aerospace, Defence, Security, Government & Infrastructure (Energy, Water, Transport).  This is a rapidly growing part of the SNC Lavalin Atkins business and there is now a fantastic opportunity to join the team.

As a Cloud Architect you will have the opportunity to work with the latest Cloud technologies to enable rapid prototyping and development of scalable data analytics solutions. You will work closely with Solution and Enterprise Architects, Data Engineers, Developers and Data Scientists as well as engaging with product owners and the business to better understand functional and non-functional requirements.

You will have a proven ability to deploy large scale digital Cloud solutions, with a passion for problem solving and continuous innovation.

You will join an expanding and diverse team where you will be given the opportunity to gain a wide range of experience, develop your skills and have lots of fun in the process. 

"The vacancy closing date is 22nd June"

Read more about how you can thrive with us.

Your purpose:

This is a strategic technical role and you will be responsible for:

  • Maintaining a detailed technical understanding of the cloud architecture and identifying the appropriate cloud services to support the design for an application or service deployment.
  • You will be capable of building the design from GUI or cloud specific command line or scriptable interfaces.
  • Understanding and owning the governance, security, financial and integration impacts of any architectural design.
  • Deploying DevOps and MLOps pipelines into the cloud for application deployments and data science projects.
  • Working with the Solution Architect to design the overall technological architecture of the product.
  • Play a strategic role in maintaining all cloud systems including the front-end platforms, servers, storage, and management networks.
  • Leading the technical design and infrastructure / environments strategy, including deployments, ensuring that these are kept in-line with an MVP mindset of ‘emerging architecture.
  • Working with the team to help empower and provide the right tools to deliver sprint goals
  • Identifying and removing technical impediments.
  • Working with Product Owner to align the architecture strategy with the Product roadmap.
  • Provide the teams a roadmap for implementing DevOps practices to enable higher code quality and rapid release cycles.

What you can bring:

The successful candidate for this role will be likely to have the following attributes:

  • A solid understanding of cloud computing and technology systems, as well as experience designing and transferring applications to the cloud.
  • Detailed knowledge of Azure Cloud services and specifically server less architectures is preferred.
  • Good understanding of cloud security models including best practices for securing applications including hybrid deployments containing cloud and on-premise components.
  • You will be a seasoned technical lead with deep insight into newest cloud technology trends
  • Significant experience with Agile infrastructure, environments, and deployment strategies / technologies to drive efficient working practices and DevOps.
  • Ability to suggest alternatives for cloud-based solutions and explain trade-offs to teams and business stakeholders.
  • Ability to prepare and forecast cloud infrastructure costs and make recommendations to reduce costs.
  • Experience working on projects that span multiple organizations and business units.
  • Experience in Agile Development as a developer, Tech Lead (or similar) preferred.
  • Strong communication skills with ability to align the organization on complex technical decisions.
  • An active coach and mentor whose goals are to grow and maximize the team’s potential.
  • High energy and passionate individual who enjoys working in a collaborative, fast-paced and engaging environment.
  • A professional attitude and an ability to think outside of the box to solve complex challenges.  
  • Degree or equivalent in a relevant subject e.g. Computer Science, Information Systems, or related Technical Discipline.

Why work for Atkins?

People join us because they share a desire to be at the forefront of the ADS&T Business Unit and deliver outstanding projects. We empower our people to be the professional individuals they want to be, working on projects they feel proud of, making a difference to the world they live in and the legacy they leave behind.

We develop individuals through a portfolio of training and development courses designed to help you make the best of your abilities and talents. We encourage participation in all forms of training and have an active programme of in-house as well as external training for all our staff.

Meeting your needs:

When you start with us, you'll enjoy "Total Reward", a package that can be tailored to your lifestyle, career, and personal needs. From flexible holidays to life assurance, health & wellbeing benefits, and career planning for the senior stage of your career.

Making sure you're supported is important to us. So, if you identify as having a disability, tell us ahead of your interview. And let's talk about any adjustments you might need.

Read more about 'Total Reward'.

More about us:

Atkins, a member of the SNC-Lavalin Group, is a leading global consultancy with over 80 years of design and engineering expertise. With us, you'll be surrounded by the skills, knowledge, and support to help you succeed. Together, we can deliver projects which have a positive, sustainable impact on the world.

Atkins, ranked as one of LinkedIn’s Top 25 Companies, where UK professionals want to work and stay once, they join. We're also a Silver Rating holder in the Aerospace & Defence sector, as per the Financial Times rating of the UK’s leading management consultants.

Check out some of our recent, most exciting projects.

Training:

Atkins is committed to developing its people both personally and professionally. Our colleagues have the advantage of access to a high ranging training portfolio and development activities designed to help make the best of individual’s abilities and talents. We also actively support staff in achieving corporate membership of relevant institutions.

Flexible Working:

Atkins recognise that there are many well qualified people who are looking to further their career, but who cannot commit to full time employment.

We support flexible working arrangements and are interested to discuss how we can accommodate individual requirements.

Diversity & Inclusion:

ATKINS, part of the SNC Lavalin Group, is committed to having a diverse and inclusive workforce. As an Equal Opportunities Employer, we value applications from all backgrounds, cultures, and ability.

Security Clearance:

This role may require security clearance and offers of employment will be dependent on obtaining the relevant level of clearance. If this is necessary, it will be discussed with you at interview. If applying to this role please do not refer to (in conversation) or include in your application or CV, details of any current or previously held security clearance.

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