Wednesday , April 17 2024

GM Careers – Cloud Architect

Website General Motors

Job Description:

The Cloud Architect will have the opportunity to craft the architecture and design of solutions across a spectrum of technologies supporting the move to cloud native modernization from legacy platforms as part of projects and special initiatives. GM’s preferred public cloud provider is Microsoft Azure. Azure skills are therefore critical to be successful in this role.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for defining cloud solution architecture to include evaluation, selection and integration of vital technical components that realize the defined functional, non-functional and security requirements. Strong emphasis on effective communication, ability to socialize and develop consensus.
  • Applying a proven understanding of application development, able to craft new cloud applications and clearly communicate to developers. Can lead application transformation to PaaS and serverless. Able to use knowledge of microservice and cloud native designs to specify modern applications for development.
  • Identify and evaluate new software needed to deliver and/or manage the applications through the enterprise review process as needed, to establish new GM standards.
  • Ability to comprehend established IT standards, demonstrate approved cloud technology stack to define architecture and acquire vital design approvals through delivery phases. Address operational challenges to keep cloud platform secure and current.
  • A good understanding of all aspects of security, able to work with the security team to ensure all solutions meet industry leading levels of security compliance.
  • Capable of managing all technical aspects of large enterprise projects including the specification of code, infrastructure platforms, networks, load balancers, firewalls, databases, load and functional testing. Capable of leading troubleshooting team where needed.
  • Responsible for synthesizing functional as well as nonfunctional requirements, security requirements, data classifications, evaluate implementation feasibility and able to ask relevant questions to clarify needs and apply to cloud architecture.
  • Ability to identify technical debt, document deviations and propose remediation.

Qualification & Experience:

  • 4 years experience in architecting for security and identity preferred.
  • 4 additional years experience leading architecture for project teams and project implementation
  • Microsoft Azure Architecture qualifications required
  • 8 years of consistent record developing/deploying IT systems in a professional/corporate environment
  • 4 years experience in a specific architecture and technology space such as Java, .net, etc.
  • Professional programming experience (in addition to college)
  • Knowledge of Docker and Kubernetes required
  • Bachelor’s degree in IT related field, Masters preferred
  • Experience of developing ARM or Bicep required

Job Details:

Company: General Motors

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Detroit, MI, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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