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Cloud Architect Specialist

  • Location

    Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear

  • Sector:

    Public Sector & Not-for-Profit

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  • Salary:

    £44000 - £51668 per annum

  • Consultant:

    Adam Burgess

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

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Sellick Partnership are delighted to be working alonside our client who are a well-known organisation in the North East, supporting their health and social care customers to drive efficiency and improve outcomes, te recruit a permanent Cloud Architecture Specialist.

Job Purpose:

  • The Cloud Architecture Specialist is a senior position within the ICT Department and is a key role in ensuring that the organisation make effective use of cloud platforms to deliver efficient and robust ICT services
  • This role will lead the adoption of cloud services where appropriate ensuring the most appropriate solutions are deployed across our customer base. It will also safeguard NECS cloud platforms through appropriate management controls, processes and procedures.
  • To lead the strategic planning of current and future Cloud solutions for the organisation and its customers, researching and reviewing recognised best practice, and upcoming changes into technology and the need to consolidate services optimising available resources.
  • The post holder will provide subject matter expertise for traditional licensing models and Cloud subscription costs ensuring the organisation returns maximum benefits on investments made with particular emphasis on Microsoft services.
  • To justify, secure, set and effectively manage revenue budgets, ensuring value for money and realisation of benefits ensuring the total cost of ownership is fully understood.
  • As a senior member of the team you will be required to mentor and coach other members of the ICT infrastructure team technically, behaviourally and culturally in line with Cloud based approaches to service delivery.

Relevant Experience:

  • Educated to degree level or appropriate experience
  • Vmware VCP or equivelant experinece
  • Relevant cloud accreditation, preferably Azure
  • Demonstrable experience of defining and agreeing an appropriate cloud platform and architecture strategy for an organisation
  • ITIL Foundation desirable
  • Experience of defining and managing an organsations licencing strategy

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