AWS Solutions Architect

  • Job Ref: 3779
  • Location: Dublin, Ireland
  • Type: Permanent

Overview

RESPONSIBILITIES / ACCOUNTABILITIES

 

  • Responsible for the transition of Group architecture to AWS and management of the AWS project.
  • Development of a clear vision of where IT and business should overlap in the future and consideration given to how this vision will influence the TBG organization’s strategy
  • Security and Certification built in by design
  • Outline and share a clear cloud governance model
  • Information Security tenets of least-access privileges and separation of duties
  • Incorporate the right controls to improve our security posture.
  • Support staff training
  • Approach the cloud as transformational
  • Ensure ISO requirements are met
  • Evaluate overall operations of computing and information technology functions and recommend enhancements.
  • Advise and consult with Senior Management on strategic systems conversions and integrations in support of business goals and objectives.
  • Responsibility for defining, prioritising and planning the projects that will need to be implemented, as well as scheduling and securing the resources and teams to deliver to these projects.
  • Monitor projects overall progress: anticipating risks, resolving issues and initiating corrective action as appropriate.
  • In this role you will have the opportunity to engage directly with clients and Senior Management to capture feedback and continuously improve the tools in line with this feedback and new service offerings, within budget.

SKILLS/ COMPETENCIES REQUIRED

 

  • Knowledge of AWS solution architect and SysOps requirements
  • Knowledge of DevOps and how this can be leveraged
  • Security – CIS benchmarks
  • Strong knowledge Network design
  • Implementation and managing of cloud governance strategy
  • Knowledge of information technology computer systems, software, and the ability to manage the entire spectrum of information technology operations.
  • Experience with implementation of information technology integrations.
  • Work requires professional written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Willingness to work a flexible schedule.
  • Certification as AWS solution architect an advantage

 

KPIs

 

  • Delivery of a number of test/key sites migration. Suggested sites
  • Development of cloud governance methodology
  • Implantation of Centre for Internet Security (CIS) CIS AWS Foundations Benchmark or other security standard

 

John Ryan, Senior Recruitment Consultant - Your e-Frontiers consultant for this job

John is one of our recruitment consultants on the Technical Infrastructure Division of e-Frontiers and has been with the company since June 2012. John brings over 12 years recruitment experience to the e-Frontiers team having previously worked for one of Ireland’s biggest recruitment companies. He has worked with many of the Ireland’s leading IT companies and has experience of sourcing technical candidates across all levels. He has also gained valuable on-site client recruitment experience from various recruitment projects. John studied Business Studies in Dublin Business School. He prides himself on his professional and logical approach to recruitment.

Specialises in: Senior Windows Engineers, System Support, Linux Administrators, Unix Administrators, Security Consultants, Virtualisation Specialists, Unix Specialists, Infrastructure Consultants, Cloud Automation Specialists, Office 365 Specialists, Windows Engineers