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Digital Intelligence Systems, LLC (DISYS) IT Cloud Architect in Colorado Springs, Colorado

JOB DESCRIPTIONDISYS is currently looking for an IT Cloud Architect for our most valuableclient in Colorado Springs, CO.Job DescriptionThe IT Cloud Architect plays a critical role in reviewing, designing, andassessing cloud services, designs, and platforms. The IT Cloud Architectis responsible for creating cloud platform designs, creating cloudroadmaps, and devising cloud adoption strategies for critical cloud servicesin support of Ent business.Essential Job Duties and Responsibilities:Cloud Design and Architecture:Design cloud platforms with a focus on utilizing infrastructure as code.Design and develop end-to-end IT cloud integrated systems.Develop, document, communicate, and ensure a cloud technology standardspolicy.Regularly evaluate cloud applications, infrastructure, and software.Ensure all designs leverage common architectures and services that can meetkey design criteria (Availability, Recoverability, Scalability,Performance characteristics) and can be properly supported by operationsteams.Work closely with the security team and defined processes and procedure toensure adherence to highest standards.Cloud Roadmap and Adoption:Maintain in-depth knowledge of company's strategic business plans.Develop, document, make recommendations, and communicate plans forinvesting in IT cloud infrastructure, including analysis of cost reductionopportunities.Develop and execute test plans to check IT cloud infrastructure and systemstechnical performance. Share findings and make recommendations forimprovement.Partner with Senior Leaders across Information Technology to refine CI/CDand DevOps strategy and technical roadmap.Technical Lead:Increase team effectiveness by providing consulting expertise and technicalmentoring across multiple verticals.Drive DevOps mindset within the organization.Other Duties as requiredMinimum formal education required for this position:Knowledge consistent with a bachelor's degree in Computer Science,Information Management or similar area of study.Each year of relevant work experience may be exchanged for a year in arelevant degree program or vice versa. For example, a requirement of"Knowledge Consistent with a Bachelor's Degree in Accounting and 2+years' of accounting experience" could be substituted for a High SchoolDiploma and 6 years of relevant accounting work experience or a Master'sDegree in Accounting and 0 years of work experience.Minimum work experience:8+ years of relevant experience in a cloud engineering/architecture role.Key Attitudes / Characteristics / Specialized Knowledge / Skills forthis position:Excellent understanding of typical multi-tier architectures: web servers,application servers, load balancers, and storage.Experience with Virtual Port Channel (VPC), transit gateways, directconnect gateways, cloud routing, Border Gateway Protocol (BGP), andconnecting cloud infrastructure to onsite network and infrastructure.Understanding of Continuous Integration (CI) / Continuous Deployment(CD) pipelines for infrastructure as code.Understanding of YAML, Cloud Formation, and PowerShell.Excellent understanding of Infrastructure as Code deployment best practices.Familiarity with Jenkins, GitHub, TerraForm, CloudFormation, andCloudPipeline.Knowledge of basic networking concepts such as Quality of Service (QoS),virtual LANS (VLANs), static routes, IP subnetting, etc.Understanding of wide area network (WAN) connectivity options such as...For full info follow application link.