Cloud Solutions Architect - Eligible for Remote Work Program
Location: Racine, Wisconsin
Internal Number: 17724
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The Manager, Infrastructure and Operations Cloud Solutions Architect, is an individual contributor role that provides leadership in cloud-based architecture and design within SC Johnsons' core business strategy and enterprise architecture. He/she will partner with our functional leaders to architect Cloud-based business solutions integrating with our core IT services including security, infrastructure, application, governance and data management. in doing so, using deep technical knowledge and experience, he/she will orchestrate cloud-based solutions by defining, establishing and optimizing building blocks, patterns and services available in Microsoft Azure, Amazon AWS and /or Google GCP.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Derive strategies and roadmaps from analysis of current state, business drivers, target state and opportunities with emphasis on transforming on-premises solutions to cloud-based solutions
ensure high and low-level designs are produced with least risk, least cost and highest operational integrity in service information technology and business drivers
Understand the overall applications portfolio, IT and business priorities and success measures to design implementation architectures and solutions (Microsoft and 3rd party solutions) using PaaS, DevOps & Advanced IaC
Apply technical knowledge and customer insights to create a modernization roadmap. Architect solutions to meet business and IT needs, ensuring technical viability of new projects and successful deployments, while orchestrating key resources and infusing key Infrastructure technologies (e.g. Windows and Linux IaaS, Security, Networking, etc.), and Application Development and DevOps technologies (e.g. App Service, containers, serverless, cloud native, etc.) as appropriate
Ensure all solutions exhibit high levels of performance, security, scalability, maintainability, and appropriate reusability and reliability upon deployment
Develop deep relationships with key customer IT decision makers, who drive long-term cloud adoption within BU to enable them to be cloud advocates
Be the Voice of the Customer; Share insights and best practices, and connect with BRM's, Engineering teams to remove key blockers
Assess the centralized knowledge of Azure platform and overall cloud readiness to support Business units through a structured learning plan and ensure its delivery through exiting partners
Collaborate with other Cloud Solution Architects in developing complex end-to-end Enterprise solutions on the Microsoft Azure platform
Maintain technical skills and knowledge of market trends and competitive insights; collaborate and share with the technical community
Be an Azure Platform evangelist with customers, partners, and external communities
Required Skills / Experience / Competencies:
Bachelor's degree in Information systems, Computer Science or related technical discipline or military experience may be considered in lieu of degree requirement
7+ years of experience in IT engineering and architecture roles
3+ years of experience architecting and deploying solutions in one or more of Microsoft Azure, Amazon AWS and / or Google GCP cloud platforms
Preferred Skills / Experience / Competencies:
Architect-level certifications on one or more of Microsoft Azure, Amazon AWS and / or Google GCP cloud platforms
Broad and deep technology knowledge across multiple technologies and platforms such as:
Microsoft Azure, Amazon AWS and/or Google GCP
DevOps and automation tools and patterns
Cloud-based security controls
PAAS Services including those deployed for SQL technologies
Enterprise application architecture and disaster recovery / high availability
Enterprise-scale technical experience with cloud and hybrid infrastructures, architecture designs, migrations, and technology management
Experience and understanding of large-scale application portfolios in enterprise-wide environments (including migration of on-premises workloads to the cloud)
Experience in architecting and designing technical solutions for Microsoft-centric solutions based on industry standards using Azure IaaS, PaaS, and SaaS capabilities.
Experience in designing and deploying the Cloud Landing zone with Microsoft Cloud adaption framework.
Knowledge of cloud security controls including tenant isolation, encryption at rest, encryption in transit, key management, vulnerability assessments, application firewalls, SIEM, etc.
At SC Johnson, we strive to create a positive, inclusive and unique workplace. We strongly believe SCJ people are able to achieve their best when they can collaborate and work together in person.
The policy of the Company is to ensure equal opportunity for all qualified applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, gender, marital status, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, age, gender identity, gender expression, disability, citizenship, pregnancy, veteran status, membership in any active or reserve component of the U.S. or state military forces, genetic history or information or any other category protected by law.
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