Head of Cloud Engineering

FinTech #062

What You’ll Do:

Reporting to the CIO, this position is responsible for the end-to-end ownership of our cloud infrastructure and networking.
Partner with Head of Information security and external security experts to ensure the infrastructure meets all security requirements and continues to evolve over time to meet changing needs and best practices
Drive the execution of highly scalable systems that will be cloud native, based on standards and driven through APIs
Maintain & transform the overall infrastructure architecture to support the business objectives and implement corporate policies and procedures.
Directly assists in the development of a solutions architecture program including departmental roadmaps and project portfolios for IT systems architecture
Identify areas where automation and machine learning can improve the team’s scalability.
Own the Cloud Engineering annual budget and operate within the budget.
Provide leadership, supervision, coaching and guidance across the team in achievement of organizational and departmental goals.
Partner with IT leadership, business unit leaders and service providers to provide strategic solutions and operational efficiencies.

About You:

Proven ability to work effectively in independent settings as well as in a larger group in team settings
Ability to interact with people at all levels of the organization, prioritize and handle multiple competing demands in a high-volume, fast-paced work environment
Must have outstanding organizations and time-management skills, possess the ability to exercise practical judgment, and be a highly motivated self-starter
Exhibits superior verbal and written communication skills, attention to detail, and ability to multitask
Able to resolve or escalate issues in a timely manner

What You’ll Need:

5 or more years of IT implementation experience
Experience in cloud only or cloud first infrastructure
Automation, Scripting, and/or coding skills
Knowledge of the primary AWS services (EC2, ELB, RDS, VCP, Route53, S3) and Azure services
Strong track record of implementing a wide range of solutions including email, messaging, communications, etc.
Firm understanding and experience with Software Defined Networking and Cloud Networking
Experience with single sign on and multi factor authentication platforms
Understanding of Network Fundamentals such as DNS, Routing, BGP, TCP/IP and Software Defined Networking
Hands-on experience leading the design, development and deployment of business solutions at scale or current hands on technology infrastructure, network, compute, storage, and virtualization experience
Experience driving discussions with senior personnel regarding trade-offs, best practices, project management and risk mitigation
Integration of cloud services
Firm understand of work from anywhere models.
Experience with IT compliance and risk management requirements

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