Cloud Solution Architect

  • Enquizit,
  • Mclean, VA
Cloud, AWS, Architecture, , Devops, Scripting with either Bash, Powershell, Ruby, Python, CM tools, Ansible, Chef, Puppet
Full Time, Contract Corp-To-Corp, Contract Independent, Contract W2, Fullltime/Long term
Telecommuting not available Travel not required

Job Description

Cloud Solution Architect

Do you have a passion for guiding clients through technical and process challenges? Like deploying cloud solutions at scale? Enjoy new challenges and clients? Do you love having smart, dedicated coworkers who are going to challenge you and learn from you on a daily basis? If this sounds like you, this might be the role for you!


Cloud Solutions Architect will support development and implementation of cloud-based solutions in a client facing role. Solutions include moving complex IT operations and assets from on-premise to cloud environment, evaluation and optimization of security, performance, governance and other operations which already exist in cloud and providing guidance and training to client’s staff to adopt cloud computing.


Job Description: 

  • Gather requirements and propose solutions to address client’s needs
  • Design solutions to successfully migrate workloads to cloud
  • Write Playbooks for other engineers to follow and migrate instances, implement operations and other controls
  • Continuously improve cloud migration and operations implementation process through tools and automation
  • Ensure that proposed cloud based solution and architecture is consistent with client’s security and other operational standards
  • Propose solution to optimize cost in cloud environment
  • Mentor and guide junior engineers in the team
  • Help train client’s staff to be able to independently operate in cloud
  • Present architectural vision to client’s staff and senior management


Preferred Background: (or “Typical Successful Candidates have:”)

  • B.S degree in Computer Science or equivalent through combination of education and work experience
  • 10+ years of IT experience with 3+ years of hands-on experience in AWS
  • Possess good understanding of cloud technologies and trends
  • Broad architectural experience of application and infrastructure in a complex enterprise environment
  • Experience in designing and implementing highly available and scalable applications
  • Strong understanding of Linux and Windows platforms
  • Must be familiar with DevOps tools and practices in cloud environment
  • Strong scripting and automation experience using one or more of the following: Bash, Powershell, Ruby, Python
  • Experience with configuration management tools such as: Ansible, Chef, Puppet
  • AWS professional level certification in either DevOps or Solution Architect, or ability to obtain this in short order


Location: McLean, VA (With remote on Tuesday)



  • Competitive annual salary and bonus
  • 100% Medical for employee with employer HSA 
  • Low cost 401K plan with 3% employer match
  • Relocation package
  • Career Growth
  • Training and Certification opportunities
  • Tech Conferences

For more information on Enquizit, our clients and our partnerships, visit

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.

To apply to the position, send a copy of your resume and covering letter.  


Ravi Sundar | Senior Recruiting Manager 

Enquizit, Inc |


Dice Id : 10524665
Position Id : CA111419DC
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