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AWS Cloud Architect

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Recruiter: Nigel Frank International
Listed on: 22nd August
Location: Edinburgh
Salary/Rate: £90,000 - £110,000
Type: Permanent
Start Date: ASAP

Cloud Architect - Up to £110k + Bonus


Due to continued success and growth, my client are expanding our development team and are now looking for a Cloud Architect. You will be working with architects, technologists, and development teams with the responsibility to ensure that our products and solutions integrate with clients. Additionally, the Cloud Architect will take a lead role working closely with Operations Engineering team to provide a world-class DevOps Environment capable of handling the anticipated development load.


  • Architect and provide technical direction for our approach for cloud/SaaS and on-premise products
  • Lead on the setting and enforcement of architecture standards and practices affecting development of all new products as well as impacting existing ones. Develop these standards in coordination with peers in other divisions.
  • Review and evaluate new and existing architecture and code to ensure it meets standards; or for existing products that they will operate within the overall cloud architecture.
  • Evangelize the cloud and microservice message and architecture within the development organization and to our field organizations, partners, and customers.
  • Research new technologies, including hands-on technical evaluation and POCs.
  • Create and maintain documentation.


  • Multiple years' experience designing and running production workloads in AWS.
  • Hands-on experience with core AWS services, including running containers on ECS and functions on Lambda.
  • Ability to design and build CI/CD pipelines with CodePipeline/Build/Deploy or Jenkins.
  • Experience running Linux and/or Windows environments.
  • Ability to design highly available and performant solutions in the AWS.
  • Working knowledge of database technologies.
  • Strong skills with scripting technologies, such as Python, PowerShell, Bash, Ansible.
  • Experience writing IasC with CloudFormation/Terraform.
  • Working knowledge of version control systems.
  • Experience with the AWS Well-Architected and Cloud Adoption frameworks.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills directed at both technical and non-technical team members/clients.
  • Ability to identify priorities and plan effectively.
  • AWS knowledge and certifications: Solutions Architect, DevOps, Security, Network.

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Contact Name: Oliver King
Reference: TJ/3086/AWSArch398475JFI_1629633638
Job ID: 2969907

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