Cloud/DevOps Solutions Architect

  • Taos,
  • San Jose, CA
Solutions Architecture, Google Cloud, AWS, Azure, DevOps Expertise
Full Time
Depends on Experience
Work from home available Travel required to 10%.

Job Description

NO THIRD-PARTY VENDORS
 
Taos is immediately hiring a Cloud/DevOps Solutions Architect to join our Professional Services Team in the San Francisco Bay Area, CA! This role will require some commuting to multiple clients throughout the Bay.
 
Who you are:
You are a seasoned and passionate Solutions Architect with in-depth skills with Public Cloud and DevOps technologies. Your breadth of knowledge and depth of experience allow you to act as a leader and SME while developing innovative solutions. You are comfortable with providing guidance, strategy, and advising on best practices for a variety of clients and technical environments. Your solid communication skills mean that you can easily present to technical and non-technical audiences alike, including c-level executives. You are eager to join an exciting, rapidly growing team at a company where you can immediately start to make a great impact.
 
What you’ll be doing:

  • Working with client stakeholders to drive strategy, facilitate collaboration, and deliver strategic planning artifacts to feed the strategic planning process
  • Working with customer and commercial partners to align strategy to marketplace strategy
  • Leading and contributing to strategic planning forums and customer strategic planning initiatives
  • Leading architecture team to develop and deliver strategic, value-driven solution architectures
  • Delivering solution architectures to execution teams, communicating their value and ensuring implementation viability and success
  • Chairing and contributing to Architecture board to ensure solutions are built in line with architecture and architectures are aligned to business and mission outcomes
  • Building and maintaining technology roadmaps ensuring due diligence and a realistic implementation path
  • Driving experiments to evaluate new technologies and methodologies to accelerate project delivery
  • Delivering timely, effective, easily understandable, concise technical studies and market research
  • Developing solutions for AWS, Google Cloud, and Azure
  • Working closely with client engineering teams to implement solutions to cloud and data services requirements
  • Assisting in triage of other projects/programs and making technical recommendations to senior-level leadership
  • Utilizing highly developed communication skills to achieve stated business outcomes
  • Effectively executing on strategic communications on current and future technology initiatives
  • Communicating strategy and technology with senior stakeholders, leadership, and executives
  • Ensuring regular, effective communication happens with team members and cross-functional resources
  • Serving as leader and subject matter expert in cloud and DevOps technology
  • Providing training and customer technical workshops to drive technology adoption, active customer engagement, and participation
  • Building collaborative forums to seek forward-thinking solutions that anticipate and drive positive change

 
What you’ll bring with you:

  • 15 years of applicable technical experience
  • At least 5 years of Cloud and/or DevOps solutions architecture experience
  • Subject matter expertise in DevOps tools and methodologies
  • In-depth knowledge and experience with all 3 major public cloud providers (AWS, Google Cloud, and Azure)
  • Architect-level cloud certifications (preferred)
  • Excellent leadership and advisory skills
  • Impeccable written and verbal communication skills, ability to present to and comfortably speak with executives

 
Who is Taos?
Taos is a comprehensive technology services company that simplifies today’s complex digital landscape by providing both strategic and technical guidance while implementing transformative solutions. As part of the nation's technology landscape since 1989, we offer opportunities that will allow you to achieve your career goals and objectives.
 
We're changing the face of some of the most innovative companies with our diverse solution offerings, exceptional talent, and thought leadership. Our clients look to us first for advice, insight, and support, driving us to relentlessly focus on customer success.
 
Let’s talk about us:
Some IT professionals watch their careers shoot straight up. Others spend years at one company after another struggling to get noticed and stay on top of developing technologies. If you are looking for a place that puts employees first while staying on the cutting-edge of technology, come to Taos. We’ll immerse you in multiple environments, give you access to the collaboration of a strong technical community, and expose you to innovation as it happens in real-time. With unparalleled adaptability, you have the opportunity to leverage Taos as an employer to be successful.
 
Referrals:
We love referrals so much that we pay for them! If you know someone that you would recommend, send an email to referrals@taos.com or Contact Us and we will do the rest! We'll make sure that you receive the $1000 referral bonus after they are employed with us.
 
Compensation:
Our compensation package includes a competitive salary, medical and dental insurance, 401k, paid vacation, sick time and holiday pay, plus loads of free training (Puppet, Chef, Nagios, LAMP Stack, PMP, ITIL, Python, etc.)!
 
How to apply:
If you’re interested in this position, please email your resume (Word or PDF format) and contact information to opportunities@taos.com.
 
Equal Opportunity Employer:
Taos Mountain, LLC is an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color national origin, sex, age, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability.
 
Veterans are encouraged to apply!
 
E-Verify Participant:
This employer will provide the Social Security Administration (SSA) and, if necessary, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), with information from each new employee’s Form I-9 to confirm work authorization. Please go to http://www.taos.com/join-our-team/ and review the E-Verify Participant and Right to Work links for more information.

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Position Id : 5861844
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