Architect - Cloud Operations

Cloud Operations [INDIA]Information Technology Bangalore, Karnataka


Position Name- Architect - Cloud Operations

Job Location- Bangalore
Education - BE/ BTech/ MCA/ MTech
Experience - 15-20 yrs

About Company 

MetricStream is the market leader in GRC. Through our enterprise platform and cloud software, we enable enterprises across industries to drive exceptional business performance based on a foundation of good governance, trust, and integrity.

Job Description:

You will be responsible for the end-to-end delivery of GRC cloud solutions, offering highly secure and scalable private cloud capabilities to support a wide range of customers.

· Strong experience in Cloud Administration and Implementation

· Implementation and support/troubleshooting Remote VPN, Site to Site VPN, VLAN, ACL, Routing

· Knowledge of L2/L3 networking is required, including L2 bridging.

· Knowledge of DHCP/LDAP/RADIUS/TACACS systems.

· Knowledge of QOS configuration.

· Enterprise monitoring systems (Solar Winds/Nagios/Cacti).

· Strong interpersonal skills, as well as excellent written and verbal communication skills.

· Disaster Recovery/Business Continuity planning.

· Strong experience with Cisco Nexus Switches

· 8+ years’ experience in AWS

· 8+ years’ experience supporting routers, firewalls, layer 2 and layer 3 switches

· 5+ years’ experience in fast-paced multi-vendor heterogeneous environments

· 4+ years’ experience managing Internet and Wide Area Networks

· 4+ years’ experience with network systems management and monitoring tools

· 2+ year’s experience with VPN’s and other remote access applications

· Experience managing large projects including developing project plans and manage them to completion

· Experience with DNS, LDAP, NTP, Radius, GSLB, domains and various IP based applications

· Experience in Load Balancer and implementation

· Experience in middleware Apache/Tomcat, JBOSS, Weblogic servers

· Experience in using J2EE architecture

· Experience in deploying SAAS application

· Experience in enterprise business application design and development.

· Good understanding of Oracle Database Architecture

· Hands on experience with SQL performance tuning and Oracle database tuning.

· Familiarity with Oracle database administration

· Strong HTML, XML/XSL, Ajax, Javascript knowledge.

· Hands-on experience on one or more (Apache, tomcat, websphere, Jboss, weblogic) application server administration.

· Exposure to enterprise business applications such as ERP or CRM

· Good understanding of cloud and data center operations

· Experience in virtualization technologies

· AWS certified Architect

 Skills Required:

· Extensive business development experience in a consulting and solution designing

· Strong in SAAS architecture and strong technical exposure to cloud

· Strong technical understanding of Cloud Operations for managing and deploying SAAS applications.

· Strong technical solutions architect, including time supporting sales and managing technical staff and implementations

· Solid experience in infrastructure architecture and design of complex distributed systems environments, including failover techniques, recovery/rollback, and application partitioning

· Strong presentation, executive client management and business development skills.

Lead in designing, specifying and selecting information system solutions, considering functionality, data, security, integration, infrastructure and performance

· Lead the organization in exploiting technology and use knowledge of IT solutions to drive organizational change and support business process design

· Estimate cost, and prepare business cases for IT solutions, considering infrastructure, licenses, development and support

· Participate in the pre-sales process to understand customer business and technical objectives and product requirements

· Maintain current and in-depth knowledge of the entire MetricStream product line

· Effectively communicate solutions architecture to the customer, third parties and the project teams

· Create prototypes, proof of concepts and conduct solutioning workshops

· Participate in evaluating technologies that can be leveraged in MetricStream Cloud operations.

· Work closely with the solutions team and the development team to map customer requirements to MetricStream standard products.

· Understand customer requirements and propose the design and architecture for deploying the MSI Solution in MetricStream cloud

· Based on the project requirements, should come up with infrastructure recommendations for a project

· Work on performance issues, find the root cause and coming with knowledge base articles.

· Coordinate Performance Tests and tune the configuration of the application to run effectively with minimum resources.

· Create/Update Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) for process flows and quality enhancements.

· Collaborate with peers and mentor them for better results.

· Work closely with MetricStream Functional Architects for ensuring scalability and reliability of demo solutions

· Work with MetricStream internal R&D group to help customers with hardware and software sizing.

· Evaluate new technologies and introduce them to fill gaps in MetricStream’s technology stack.

· Work with MetricStream’s platform and products team to design and review new features.

· Travel occasionally to customer places

Good to have:

· Strong comprehension, analytical and problem solving skills

· Excellent Communication skills (written & verbal) are mandatory