Cloud Architect (Contract)

Job Location:

Calgary, AB, Canada

Job Description:

Job Description

Our client is a leading IT Solutions and Services Provider in Canada & USA adopting cutting edge technologies. They provide IT professional services to large enterprise customers, assist with strategic direction and road maps to mid-senior management, and provide high level and detailed solution architecture to support ongoing Business challenges.

They have an immediate need for an experienced Cloud Architect to assess their client's existing environment, meet and educate all relevant stakeholders on the benefits of adopting cloud architecture, develop overall strategy and road map for cloud migration. This project is located in Calgary and preference is for a local candidate.

Job Requirements:


  • Degree in Computer Science and relevant Cloud certifications
  • Must have hands-on knowledge of AWS / Azure or other cloud providers (Oracle Cloud)
  • Must have experience in Cloud migrations (strategy, direction, road maps, etc)
  • Must have experience successfully delivering a number of cloud migrations
  • Must be able to build cloud demos to demonstrate IAAS / PAAS / DAAS
  • Must be able to present to senior management and stakeholders
  • Must be able to build an ROI model (business case) detailing cloud benefits and associated over head 
  • Must have strong communication, presentation, and negotiation skills 

Additional Information

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Contact Information:

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December 22, 2017
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