This position is responsible for leading projects related to the design and implementation of private and public cloud platform solutions in support of Products and Customers. In this role you will design and implement compute, storage, and virtualized platforms to support new products and services, and new business development initiatives. Additional responsibilities will include leading technical research, vendor management, support training, product testing, and standards conformance auditing.

• Design and deliver well architected cloud native solutions on major public cloud platforms such as AWS , Azure, and GCP.
• Architect, design and implement complex solutions using Hybrid and Multi-Cloud architecture.
• Lead efforts to develop cloud adoption framework and cloud adoption patterns.
• Design and implement security features for secured data storage in Cloud. 
• Maintain appropriate controls and documentation to ensure compliance.
• Contribute to DevOps development activities and automation.
• Follow industry and organizational best practices and standards.
• Lead support for Syniverse platform infrastructure architecture (this may include private cloud compute, storage, backup, virtual infrastructure, as well as public cloud infrastructure etc.)
• Maintain cloud and platform architecture roadmap
• Communicate and present the strategic vision for proposed future compute, storage and virtual infrastructure technologies and improvements, aligned to corporate strategy 
• Establish roadmaps to inform Product, Engineering and Operations teams on upcoming capabilities
• Establish governing principles of the infrastructure 
• Participate in selection of platform technologies and products for implementation
• Gather and analyze business requirements to develop technical solutions and frameworks 
• Translate business challenges into use cases and technical requirements 
• Assist product development in the research and development of new technologies and product offerings
• Collaborate with engineering groups and product teams to architect private and hybrid cloud solutions that effectively reflect business needs, service-level and availability requirements, and other technology parameters
• Develop design principles, roadmaps, models, plans, internal standards, budgets, and processes based on industry standard methodologies 
• Proactively advise management on ongoing needs and issues related to private and public cloud infrastructure
• Stay up to date and communicate on industry trends, standard methodologies and opportunity for technology and process optimization
• Drive continuous improvement by leading efforts to improve the existing private cloud architecture, monitoring tools, alarming capability, and recommending changes to enhance quality of service
• Participate in cross-functional meetings for service enhancement opportunities, tools development, and reporting enhancements
• Research industry standards provided by groups such as IEEE, ETSI etc.
• Research, develop and implement processes to test and evaluate new equipment and product features
• Provide training and mentoring to new employees or other departments
• Participate in industry forums, technical user groups, and technical symposiums representing Syniverse’s interests, as needed

• Bachelor’s degree in relevant area or equivalent work experience
• 6+ years relevant experience working with Cloud enviroments 
• Demonstrate strong knowledge of cloud architecture. (Cloud Native, Multi-Cloud and Hybrid)
• Demonstrate strong knowledge of Cloud migration tools and resources
• Strong knowledge of Linux OS (Redhat)
• Expert knowledge of public cloud infrastructure architecture (ex AWS, Azure, GCC)
• Prior experience designing and implementing Hybrid Cloud solutions (Private Cloud + Public Cloud), including private to public cloud workload migrations
• Strong knowledge of DevOps tools chains and processes, including CI/CD and containerization using Docker.
• Strong knowledge and experience with container based infrastructure (ex OpenShift, Docker, Kubernetes) 
• Expert virtual infrastructure troubleshooting and problem resolution skills
• Strong infrastructure automation skills and experience
• Strong knowledge and experience with APIs (ex REST +JSON/XML/YAML) 
• Strong knowledge and experience with data management technologies (RDBMS, NoSQL, Hadoop etc)
• Good understanding of Networking and Security principles and how the apply to Private and Public cloud design and implementation
• Strong communication skills
• Ability to align cross functional teams with common objectives to promote team results
• Ability to manage multiple priorities based on severity or urgency of issue
• Effective leadership skills
• Effective presentation development and delivery skills 
• Effective business and technical writing abilities 
• Strong documentation and follow-up skills 
• Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills 
• MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Visio skills
• Python, Perl Scripting experience desired
• Ansible, Puppet, Chef experience desired
• AWS Solutions Architect

Technical Skills
Is a Remote Job?
Hybrid (Remote with required office time)
Employment Type
Full time

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