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Cloud Infrastructure Architect


Contract Type



£425 - £475 per hour


11th June 2019

Job Reference



ASA are looking for an experienced Cloud Infrastructure Architect – AWS in Glasgow on an initial 6 month with potential to extend contract with a public sector body (Outside IR35).

The ideal candidate will have the following experience

  • Cloud infrastructure with AWS
  • Experience ensuring that enterprise applications are deployed in a secure, high available and resilient manner within AWS as a cloud infrastructure architect
  • Experience of working in an Agile environment
  • Knowledge of government information security standards with demonstrable experience in interpreting and applying information assurance policies in the context of ICT infrastructure

Key responsibilities

  • Create cloud and infrastructure architectures to define strategic direction (such as cloud architecture roadmap) and tactical solutions
  • Govern and assure that technical solutions adhere to cloud strategy
  • Design and document end to end cloud hosted architecture including cost and resource estimates
  • Support Enterprise and Solutions architects
  • Support Social Security (customer) in delivering solution for Benefits solution in an Agile delivery environment
  • Provide support and assistance to Cloud Engineers
  • Based in Glasgow however may be required to attend meetings, workshops etc. in other locations including, but not limited to, the offices

The Benefits

  • Monday to Thursday 8.30 am – 5.00 pm with 1 hour for lunch. Friday 8.30 am to 4.00 pm with 1 hour for lunch. Flexibility when required.
  • 37 hours per week excluding lunch breaks
  • 36.5 days holidays pro rata from day 1 of the contract
  • Paid weekly
  • Potential to be extended
  • Central location
  • Dedicated account manager with one point of contact

We are looking to shortlist for the position of Cloud Infrastructure Architect soon so if you feel you have relevant experience please apply with your most up to date CV.

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