HPE Global IT is immediately seeking an Enterprise Cloud Services Architect
Overview : Do you consider yourself a leader with a tenacious attitude? Are you someone who can jump in and contribute to a dynamic team environment and be the technical subject matter expert for HPE Global IT’s private cloud?
The Enterprise Cloud Services Architect will be part of the Global IT Architecture and Infrastructure Services organization and report to the Sr.
Manager of Cloud Services. The ideal candidate will have a demonstrated and verifiable experience in cloud migration strategies, operations of an enterprise-scale cloud, including service catalog and service enablement automation, DevOps automation frameworks, CI / CD pipelining, automated delivery models (blue-green, canary, etc.
cross-region DR and active-active architectures.
Act as a subject matter expert to the organization for cloud end-to-end architecture and enterprise scale cloud relocation and migration effort
Ensure integration of cloud platform management tools, identity management and foundational services infrastructure.
Drive processes with operations teams to standardize cloud operating practices and procedures, capacity planning and risk mitigation
Collaborate with multiple technical teams consisting of internal stakeholders, external vendors, information technology subcontractors, and system vendors.
Participate in formal, informal and program reviews, liaison between internal customers and IT executions teams during migration
Work closely with infrastructure, enterprise architecture and networking engineering team
Lead cloud migration strategies and delivery architecture
Assist in the creation of migration and orchestration plans, and assist and validate migration run books
Manage and appropriately escalate delivery roadblocks, risks, issues, and challenges of cloud migration program
Use troubleshooting skills / experience while working closely with operations, support, engineering and / or other functions to ensure successful migrations
Support governance efforts in the establishment, maintenance and monitoring of Service Level Agreements
Develop KPIs and validate the effectiveness of cloud services by reviewing operations team reporting of availability, latency, and overall system health and drive improvement plans where needed
Recommend cost optimizations to ensure cloud resources are operating as efficiently as possible. Evolve systems by championing changes that improve reliability and scalability
Maintain the definition and documentation of architectural standards, governance policies, processes and operating models
Knowledge of data center architecture, cloud migration, cloud management, deployments and managed cloud operations
Knowledge of vRealize Orchestrator (vRO) to create complex workflows and integrating them with vRealize Automation (vRA) for implementing a solution for Software-Defined Data Centers.
Knowledge of NSX and its integration with vRA
Knowledge of Load Balancers configurations for vRealize Automation deployments
Integration experience into ServiceNow with VMware toolset like vRA, vRO, vROPS, DevOps toolset like Terraform, Jenkins, Chef, Ansible.
Should have knowledge on capacity management, metering, chargeback
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science (or related field and a minimum of 10 years of related experience) or 15+ years of equivalent working experience.
Soft Skills :
Excellent communication skills (written & verbal)
Good Documentation Skills
Good Presentation Skills
Build and maintain relationships with stakeholders
Desirable Certifications :
VCP 7-CMA (VMware Certified Professional 7 - Cloud Management and Automation)
VCP 6-DCV (VMware Certified Professional 6 - Data Center Virtualization)
VCP 6-NV (VMware Certified Professional 6 - Network Virtualization)
VMware vRealize Automation Training : Install, Configure, Manage V7.0