Technical Cloud Architect

Engineering, EMEA, Germany

Job Title: Technical Cloud Architect

Location: EMEA – flexible location


The Technical Cloud Architect will lead a team of engineers and IT specialists and will be in charge of accelerating delivery of new Smart Factory and Business Unit cloud solutions that integrate the design, engineering, manufacturing, and quality activities of the product lifecycle.

Main Tasks:

  • Plan, architect, design, develop, and deploy secure, dynamically scalable, highly available, and reliable cloud applications

  • Select appropriate managed cloud services to design and deploy an application based on given requirements

  • Migrate complex, multi-tier applications on to Azure and/or AWS

  • Provide software architecture and technical leadership to the cloud product and service teams

  • Evaluate and recommend reference architectures, architectural patterns, technologies, and processes to ensure an effective cloud product platform

  • Lead the overall cloud solution with respect to architecture and high-level design in the areas of security, scaling, networking, virtualization, identity, business continuity, disaster recovery, and data platform

  • Design cloud-native microservice architectures and orchestration solutions for deployment of applications

  • Specify an API gateway strategy and determine policies for internal and external consumption of APIs

  • Responsible for developing proof-of-concepts and software design reviews


  • Advanced degree in Computer Science

  • At least 6-7 years hands-on experience architecting, designing, and deploying B2B cloud applications, preferably on Azure and/or AWS

  • Experience working on complex software projects

  • Demonstrated ability to design a hybrid cloud architecture using key Azure and/or AWS technologies

  • Direct experience providing guidance on architecture and high-level design across multiple applications and enterprise projects

  • Demonstrated ability to map business objectives to application and architecture requirements

  • First hand experience with continuous integration and deployment processes

  • Experience with enterprise IT technologies and processes for security, networking, virtualization, identity, role-based access control, business continuity, disaster recovery, data storage, budgeting, and governance

  • Hand on experience of distributed infrastructures

What we offer:

This is an excellent career opportunity for a professional with an impressive software development and architecture background complemented which are seeking for the next career step in an international and innovative working environment.


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