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Principal Cloud Infrastructure Architect *Remote*

  • Sector: IT
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  • Client: Qarik
  • Job Ref: 17969

We have a new Senior opening for a Principal Cloud Infrastructure Architect for our client who are a Global Technology consulting firm focused on combining senior-level expertise and experience to help clients go further and faster, solving big business problems.

*This will be a fully remote based position*

Our client embraces agile instead of deliverables and milestones - establish a vision, create theme based roadmap and then execute. They work in the trenches with client's engineers to learn from each other's experiences and capabilities. They frequently have a stake in their success, ensuring that everyone is aiming towards the same goals.

What does this role involve:

A Principal Cloud Infrastructure Architect, you will provide thought-leadership on how to architect and implement cloud foundations for large scale enterprises for multiple mission critical applications. Our client's will look to you, as a thought leader in the industry to lead them on that journey. You will work with a lot of people to understand their needs and help formulate an approach, then help drive implementation of this approach. This will span networking, security, databases, data storage, HA, DR, etc.If you are passionate about leveraging cloud native services to provide a competitive advantage instead of "just setting up the plumbing" then this could be the position for you….

Key Responsibilities:

  • Deliver thought leadership, architecture design and implementations on Google Cloud Platform.

  • Guide and influence technical and commercial Director/VP stakeholder relationships.

  • Help create the internal cloud roadmap, including grooming backlog based on your experience and knowledge of what it takes to move large organizations.

  • Lead and participate in the hands-on technical delivery of projects.

  • Ensure clear communications and architectures that allow cloud engineers to understand the objectives and work needed to get to done.

  • Coach and mentor cloud engineers on how to leverage Google Cloud for its strengths and avoid treating it as just another datacenter.

  • Provide guidance on best ways to achieve 100% automation.

  • Drive adoption of SRE and blameless post mortem.

  • Partner with Google Cloud engineers and Google Cloud product managers to help make Google cloud better.

Key Attributes:

●Senior Engineering OR Developer background

●Strong Architecture Design and Implementation experience on Google Cloud Platform.

●Strong sense of ownership

●Strong ethics

●Highly organized and industrious

●Focused and motivated

●Curious - always learning both technology and frameworks to get better


●Strong Technical Aptitude

What you will receive in return:

  • Competitive salary

  • Generous Benefits package

  • Professional training

  • Certifications

  • Perks card

  • Annual pay review and bonus

  • Fully Remote based

For a confidential discussion and more information on the role, please contact Gillian Nicholson at

090 6450665 or (01 6620088)