Google Cloud Architect

Our company:

    Techvantage Analytics is a fast-growing AI services and Product Engineering company specialized in Analytics, Machine learning and AI-based solutions. We are seeking a seasoned Cloud Architect with a primary focus on Google Cloud Platform (GCP). The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 10 years of experience in cloud architecture, with expertise in GCP.

What we are looking from an ideal candidate?

    1. Cloud Architecture:

    • Architect, design, and implement scalable and secure cloud solutions on Google Cloud Platform.
    • Provide technical leadership in planning, designing, and implementing cloud-based infrastructure and services.

    2. GCP Expertise:

    • Demonstrate advanced proficiency in Google Cloud services, including Compute Engine, BigQuery, Cloud Storage, Kubernetes Engine, and others.
    • Stay abreast of the latest GCP features and services and assess their applicability to business needs.

    3. Multi-Cloud Knowledge:

    • Possess expertise in other major cloud platforms (AWS, Azure) to facilitate seamless integration and hybrid cloud solutions.
    • Evaluate and recommend multi-cloud strategies to optimize performance, cost, and reliability.

    4. Infrastructure as Code (IaC):

    • Implement Infrastructure as Code using tools such as Terraform or Deployment Manager for automated and repeatable infrastructure deployments.
    • Foster best practices for version-controlled infrastructure code.

    5. Security and Compliance:

    • Design and implement robust security measures to protect cloud-based systems and data.
    • Ensure compliance with industry standards and regulatory requirements.

    6. Collaboration and Communication:

    • Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including developers, operations, and business stakeholders, to understand requirements and translate them into effective cloud solutions.
    • Communicate complex technical concepts to both technical and non-technical audiences.

    7. Performance Optimization:

    • Identify and address performance bottlenecks in cloud-based applications.
    • Optimize resource utilization to achieve maximum efficiency and cost-effectiveness.

    8. Monitoring and Automation:

    • Implement monitoring solutions and automated processes to ensure the reliability and availability of cloud services.
    • Continuously improve automation for deployment, scaling, and maintenance.

Preferred Skills:

What skills do you need?

    • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or a related field.
    • Minimum of 10 years of experience in cloud architecture with a strong emphasis on Google Cloud Platform.
    • Proven experience in product-based companies is highly desirable.
    • Google Cloud Professional Architect or equivalent certifications are a plus.
    • Proficiency in Infrastructure as Code (IaC) tools such as Terraform or Deployment Manager.
    • Strong understanding of networking, security, and compliance in cloud environments.
    • Excellent problem-solving and analytical skills.
    • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.