About the job
Lead Cloud Architect | United Arab Emirates
Are you an innovative thinker with a passion for cloud technology? An opportunity awaits you to be at the forefront of pioneering advancements in the world of technology. Join our clients team as they drive positive change in a dynamic region.
Lead the formulation and implementation of holistic cloud strategies, encompassing architecture, processes, governance, and financial planning, all aligned with industry benchmarks.
Develop Requests for Proposals (RFPs), evaluate a spectrum of cutting-edge technologies, and facilitate vendor selections.
Supervise the deployment of cloud solutions at client premises, fostering close collaborations with cloud vendors and integration partners.
Effectively communicate with IT professionals, executives, and end-users, both in spoken and written form.
Deliver impactful presentations and facilitate coordination among stakeholders.
Drive business growth by crafting technical and financial proposals and actively participating in sales activities.
Engage in cross-office collaborations across the Middle East and international teams for client projects and internal endeavors.
Explore emerging cloud innovations and share insights with technology consultants and clients as needed.
Contribute to the development of fresh service offerings within the realm of cloud computing for the Technology business unit.
Deepen your understanding of market trends and regional dynamics while working with the Technology team.
Collaborate with fellow technology experts to shape our clients future and initiate transformative change.
A minimum of 5 years of cloud computing experience, preferably with a background in software development or datacenter architecture.
Mandatory advanced certification in cloud architecture, such as Azure Solution Architect Expert, AWS Solution Architect Professional, or Google Cloud Certified Professional Cloud Architect.
Compulsory certification in cloud DevOps, like Microsoft Certified DevOps Engineer Expert, AWS Certified DevOps Engineer Professional, or Google Certified Professional Cloud DevOps Engineer.
Proficiency in cloud infrastructure, networking, security best practices, automation technologies, and DevOps operational models.
Experience in working within a SCRUM/Agile framework for developing cloud-native applications.
A results-oriented mindset with a penchant for adaptability and daily flexibility.
Outstanding organizational skills for efficient workload prioritisation and resilience under pressure to meet stringent deadlines.
Strong problem-solving abilities with a structured thought process.
Language Skills: Exceptional English communication skills
A willingness to travel within the Middle East is a necessity.
Benefits Expatriate Perks in UAE:
Rich Cultural Experience
Safety & Security