A Cloud Architect is an IT Professional who will focus on engineering innovative, strategic and long term solutions that enable Information Technology’s strategy for the movement of all IT assets to a Cloud-based platform. The Cloud Architect must possess the necessary technical and leadership experience, knowledge, and skills to establish themselves as domain experts for the Cloud within the organization. Additionally, he/she will provide direction, guidance and mentorship to staff engaged in the development and application of technology, architectures, frameworks, methodologies, patterns, and best practices.
The Cloud Architect is responsible for designing and implementing ‘right sized’ and ‘right sourced’ high quality solutions that enable product and service delivery in support of the Western Asset Management strategy, goals, and objectives. He/she will serve the IT engineering community through the development and design of products that enable consistent, repeatable, efficient, and secure construction of solutions using Cloud based technologies. The Cloud Architect is a “hands-on” position and this individual is expected to spend significant time in the development of these products. To accomplish this, this position will both lead and work collaboratively with technology stakeholders to establish and maintain technical assets within the enterprise technology portfolio.
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