Job location: Brussels, Belgium
Start Date: ASAP
Contract duration: 6 months (with possible extensions)
Our client is the leading telecommunications company in Belgium and a market leader in a number of areas, including retail and wholesale fixed-line telephony services, mobile communications services and broadband data and Internet services. "We drive gender balanced leadership"
The Cloud Infrastructure Architect works closely with internal clients, project managers and sponsors, for the translation of the requirements into the design of the IT solution, processes and tools. The role requires participation in all project phases, from initial intake through maturation, execution and project launch.
The Cloud infrastructure architect role is situated in a dynamic team that provides the design and delivery of Cloud solutions to the business and ensures the implementation for our internal customers.
Your tasks :
-A strong understanding of cloud computing technology and infrastructure as well as experience designing and migrating applications to the cloud.
-Analysis of the technical and financial impact of projects on (cloud) infrastructure and processes.
-Translation of the business and operation requirements into the infrastructure technical specification, road map and end-to-end & cross-technology architecture design.
-Collaborate with project managers, sponsors, technology teams and managers for the definition of the complete impact on the cloud infrastructure; budget & planning and the provisioning of the solution as required by the project.
-Starting with initial high level design and estimate, through to the final detailed solution ready for provisioning (once the budget has been approved).
Experience and skills :
-Experience designing and implementing public, private and Hybrid cloud based solutions (preferably Azure) and mitigate risks.
-Experience in SaaS, PaaS, IaaS platform
-Knowledge of Network & Security landscape, together with interactions with IT platforms
-Experience in Automation and Orchestration tools
-Understanding of the key infrastructure components; UNIX, LINUX, Windows, ORACLE, SQLserver, Apache, SAP, WebSphere. jBoss, Weblogic, VMware, OpenStack, OpenShift, Docker.
-Familiarity with Cloud security and governance models
-Familiarity with Cloud Management Platforms
-Experience in migrating on-premise infrastructure to Cloud platform
Your profile :
-Multiple years of relevant experience in IT architecture.
-Mandatory knowledge of English
-Understanding of cost analysis; impact on business cases and cost of a solution's implementation and year on year operation
-Other skills: Customer focused, results driven, analytical, leadership, listening and negotiation, Strong communicator and collaborator
If you are interested by this position or if you know anyone available, don't hesitate to contact me (