Cloud Design and Deployment Specialist

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Job Description

Cloud Design and Deployment Specialist


Deloitte Consulting LLP ("Deloitte Consulting") is one of the nation's leading consulting firms for business strategy, operations, technology and human resources planning. We bring together a strong combination of experience, scale and capabilities to help clients address their most complex business problems. The organizational structure of our parent organization, Deloitte LLP ("Deloitte") and our collaborative approach integrate our consulting services with other Deloitte subsidiaries offering tax services, financial advisory services, and risk management capabilities. Clients depend on us for straightforward advice and results that create value.

With nearly 10,000 Deloitte Consulting employees in more than 80 U.S. cities, we understand that people are our most precious resource. We also know that serving our clients and helping them and our people excel demands a diverse range of skills, talent, experiences and backgrounds.

Deloitte's Solutions Network (SNET) is a global network that connects Deloitte's solution centers, extended delivery centers, clients, and vendor partners. The primary focus of the SNET is to support client development projects, client pursuits, solution development, and practice development. The SNET does this by providing project teams with a hosted infrastructure that includes a large mix of hardware vendors, operating systems, and technical application expertise. The SNET also provides on-site technical architecture and application experts for Deloitte's clients.

The Solutions Network consists of experts with knowledge of all major package applications and technologies - PeopleSoft, Oracle, SAP, Siebel, Middleware, BI/DW, JAVA, .Net, Networking, SAN, Server Virtualization, Cloud, etc. SNET staff is exposed to new and emerging technology, and in many cases serves as an R&D function for Deloitte.

As a dynamic and leading-edge company, Deloitte offers a phenomenal opportunity for staff to join a high growth environment to expand, enhance and strengthen their client service and technology skills.

Work you'll do

The SNET Cloud Architect will be responsible for design and deployment of an automated scalable, reliable and secure cloud infrastructure for the SNET Cloud Service Delivery team. This individual must have a thorough understanding and experience with AWS and other cloud service offerings, be an innovative problem solver, and visionary.

The SNET cloud architect rapid deployment will be focused on the following activities:

  • Design, and implementation of the offering, which will primarily focus on internal client facing workloads such as solutions, innovation, R&D, proofs of concepts, etc.

  • Provide architecture for rapid deployment of AWS accounts and appropriate guiderails for use in non-production, non-confidential environments.

  • Coordinating plans and activities with other peer service delivery teams and the DCART team, which will set overall standards for automation, rules, and tools.

  • Provide design and architecture support of multiple cloud environments, including AWS, GCP, Azure, and Oracle. This includes developing design Principles and for scalable, secure infrastructure across the multiple providers.
  • Researching and evaluating the latest cloud technologies, tools, and capabilities to improve operational efficiencies and provide new services
  • Contribute to the development and implement the strategy to automate deployments wherever possible
  • Work with architects and operations staff in US and India
  • Work with operations teams to onboard cloud solutions
  • Work with application owners, and solution groups to ensure proper architecture, function, and security standards are being followed for client projects and solutions in Deloitte's hosting ecosystem

  • When appropriate, work with consulting practice on pursuits, RFP responses, solution development, and sustainment

The ideal candidate will have extensive knowledge in multiple cloud architectures and operations procedures. This position may require some travel. Partial telecommuting options are provided.



  • 6+ years of relevant professional experience in a large, diverse, cloud/virtualization environment

  • Bachelor-level degree in engineering, information technology, data communications, telecommunications, computer science, or equivalent educational or professional experience and/or qualifications. Certifications in AWS architecture or cloud technologies preferred
  • Demonstrate expert experience with architecting, implementing, administering, and securing multi-tenant/vendor cloud environment such as AWS
  • Experienced in IaaS technologies such as EC2, EBS, S3, RDS, Elastic Load Balancing, beanstalk
  • Experienced in management tools such as IAM, KMS, CloudWatch, CloudFormation, Quickstart, CloudTrail, Config, and Service Catalog
  • Experience with networking and security in a multi-tenant environment including NACLs, security groups, VPC peering, the AWS transitive model, & Route 53
  • Experience with virtual devices such as firewalls, ELB, VPG, & internet gateways.
  • Design and Deployment experience in Red Hat & SUSE, and Windows.
  • Expert in AWS cloud computing technologies. Knowledge in other technologies such as Azure, Google, VMware, OpenStack or Xen is a plus.
  • Knowledge of full lifecycle management of environments from deployment, through maintenance, to decommission
  • Ability to work with service providers to enable managed services and new technologies. Strong troubleshooting, problem solving, and issue management skills in a multi-platform environment
  • Experience in hiring and leading highly skilled Architects
  • Demonstrated experience leading large projects, interpreting project requirements and working directly with clients to develop customized solutions
  • Knowledge of emerging cloud technology solutions, industry trends, and progressive operations methodology.
  • Preferred ability and discipline to work and succeed in a fast pace and organizationally complex environment, to effectively adapt to rapidly changing technology, and to lead and manage projects
  • Excellent oral and written communications ability. Must be able to communicate effectively with all levels of the organization

How you'll grow

At Deloitte, our professional development plan focuses on helping people at every level of their career to identify and use their strengths to do their best work every day. From entry-level employees to senior leaders, we believe there's always room to learn. We offer opportunities to help sharpen skills in addition to hands-on experience in the global, fast-changing business world. From on-the-job learning experiences to formal development programs at Deloitte University, our professionals have a variety of opportunities to continue to grow throughout their career.


At Deloitte, we know that great people make a great organization. We value our people and offer employees a broad range of benefits.

Deloitte's culture

Our positive and supportive culture encourages our people to do their best work every day. We celebrate individuals by recognizing their uniqueness and offering them the flexibility to make daily choices that can help them to be healthy, centered, confident, and aware. We offer well-being programs and are continuously looking for new ways to maintain a culture where our people excel and lead healthy, happy lives. Learn more about Life at Deloitte.

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Deloitte is led by a purpose: to make an impact that matters. This purpose defines who we are and extends to relationships with our clients, our people and our communities. We believe that business has the power to inspire and transform. We focus on education, giving, skill-based volunteerism, and leadership to help drive positive social impact in our communities. Learn more about Deloitte's impact on the world.

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Company Information

Dice Id : 10106525
Position Id : E19ORLCACSCB204-USDC

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