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PwC Lead Cloud Platform Architect in New York, New York

Specialty/Competency: Cloud Computing & Networking

Industry/Sector: Technology

Time Type: Full time

Government Clearance Required: No

Available for Work Sponsorship: Yes

Travel Requirements: Up to 60%

PwC’s Cloud Computing and Networking practice helps our clients transform their business through innovative technology solutions and effective IT Service Management. Part of that journey includes helping our clients enable innovation, reinventing their customer experience, and exploring new markets.

You will be immersed in a variety of different projects, groups, and locations while getting inspired through your community to grow as an individual as well as a team. Our diverse client service teams encourages out-of-the-box thinking, problem solving, great team mentality and a curiosity for understanding the latest in technology.

To really stand out and make us fit for the future in a constantly changing world, each and every one of us at PwC needs to be a purpose-led and values-driven leader at every level. To help us achieve this we have the PwC Professional; our global leadership development framework. It gives us a single set of expectations across our lines, geographies and career paths, and provides transparency on the skills we need as individuals to be successful and progress in our careers, now and in the future.

As a Manager, you'll work as part of a team of problem solvers, helping to solve complex business issues from strategy to execution. PwC Professional skills and responsibilities for this management level include but are not limited to:

  • Develop new skills outside of comfort zone.

  • Act to resolve issues which prevent the team working effectively.

  • Coach others, recognise their strengths, and encourage them to take ownership of their personal development.

  • Analyse complex ideas or proposals and build a range of meaningful recommendations.

  • Use multiple sources of information including broader stakeholder views to develop solutions and recommendations.

  • Address sub-standard work or work that does not meet firm's/client's expectations.

  • Use data and insights to inform conclusions and support decision-making.

  • Develop a point of view on key global trends, and how they impact clients.

  • Manage a variety of viewpoints to build consensus and create positive outcomes for all parties.

  • Simplify complex messages, highlighting and summarising key points.

  • Uphold the firm's code of ethics and business conduct.

PwC's Cloud Engineering and Security Hub enables us to supercharge business transformation, powered by the cloud. The Hub combines deep cloud talent and business, industry, and technical expertise to deliver cloud-powered business outcomes. Our full-stack cloud engineering capabilities enhance our Cloud Transformation solutions, helping clients unlock the full potential of their IT strategy from App Migration & Modernization, Native Cloud development, through data transformation and beyond.

Job Requirements and Preferences :

Basic Qualifications :

Minimum Degree Required :

Bachelor Degree

Minimum Years of Experience :

3 year(s) + 1 year working in Enterprise IT or IT Professional Services

Certification(s) Required :

1 or more SysOps associate-level certifications from AWS, Azure, GCP, OpenShift

Preferred Qualifications :

Preferred Fields of Study :

Computer and Information Science, Computer Engineering, Computer Systems Analysis, Data Processing/Analytics/Science, Software App

Certification(s) Preferred :

1 or more Architect associate-level certifications from AWS, Azure, GCP, OpenShift

Preferred Knowledge/Skills :

Demonstrates thorough knowledge with the following areas/technologies:

  • Terraform, Ansible, Cloud Formation;

  • Infrastructure test automation;

  • Python development or similar language;

  • Docker;

  • Kubernetes cluster automation;

  • Application management in Kubernetes;

  • Infrastructure and application logging and monitoring tools;

  • Design Promotion and Release Management cycles; and,

  • Build and delivery Pipelines.

Demonstrates thorough abilities and/or a proven record of success as a team member to:

  • Enable the design principles of single click infrastructure deployment across multiple tenants;

  • Design Continuous Integration and Continuous Deployment pipelines to enable code releases to multiple environments;

  • Establish quality, testability, and security of the built and deployed artifacts;

  • Participate in Creating Implementation Strategies;

  • Build performance and scalability within automation strategy;

  • Design and build logging and monitoring strategies as part of the software development;

  • Enable continuous monitoring to resolve issues;

  • Investigate and find solutions to cloud service issues;

  • Improve instrumentation for monitoring and logging;

  • Optimize Infrastructure;

  • Utilize platform metrics to automate scale and resilient recovery;

  • Make the infrastructure as responsive as possible;

  • Assist with the design and development of software applications;

  • Work with architects and product owners to decompose work into smaller software components;

  • Assist with estimation and planning of of software delivery;

  • Help architects research and prove out design concepts;

  • Work under the guidance of senior and lead engineering architect to enable Cloud services in development environments;

  • Perform coding, debugging, testing and troubleshooting throughout the application development process;

  • Follow best practices for code commit and code delivery; and,

  • Participate in code reviews by receiving and providing feedback on code produced.

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All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment at PwC without regard to race; creed; color; religion; national origin; sex; age; disability; sexual orientation; gender identity or expression; genetic predisposition or carrier status; veteran, marital, or citizenship status; or any other status protected by law. PwC is proud to be an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer.