Cloud Architect in Cary, NC at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 10/24/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contract to Hire
  • Location:
    Cary, NC
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
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Job Description

We have an exciting opportunity for a Cloud Architect with our industry-leading client in Cary.

We will accept corp to corp or w2 contractors. For our w2 consultants, we offer a great benefits package that includes Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits, 401k with company matching, and life insurance.

Responsibilities of the Cloud Architect:

  • Design cloud architectures for the necessary components and processes for a successful cloud migration 
  • Test and validate cloud architectures to ensure they meet the underlying business requirements and are sustainable by executing proof of concepts, pilots, and other validation methods 
  • Communicate cloud architectures to varied teams
  • Implementation Guidance and Support
  • Help teams understand cloud best practices and the required techniques to develop/migrate applications and control cloud resources
  • Develop cloud architectures that support business needs and a successful migration

Requirements of the Cloud Architect:

  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, computer engineering, electrical engineering or a related field of study, or equivalent experience
  • Execution of the cloud migration plan
  • At least 8 years of experience in at least two IT disciplines 
  • At least 6 years of object oriented programming experience using Java and Spring at an enterprise level 
  • At least 2 years of cloud design and implementation experience with a focus on application design for the cloud
  • Experience with AWS cloud platform, application design patterns and techniques, migrating and developing existing applications to a cloud platform
  • Experience with containers and container orchestration
  • Experience with relational databases and massaging systems in a cloud platform
  • Experience with DevOps techniques for provisioning and deployment to a cloud environment

Keywords: Cloud Architect, AWS cloud platform, application design patterns, DevOps, object oriented programming

Job ID: 331382

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Leveraging over 30 years of success, our expertise in IT staffing, Agile consulting, creative services, managed services, and life sciences enables us to partner with our clients to execute their business strategy and scale effectively. Headquartered in Reading, MA and with offices from coast to coast, Eliassen Group offers local community presence, deep networks, as well as national reach. For more information, visit

Eliassen Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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