About Us :
Appirio, a Wipro Company, helps customers create next-generation Worker and Customer Experiences using the latest cloud technologies.
Our free-thinking consultants deliver unmatched customer value by creating actionable strategies, delivering results quickly, and helping organisations adapt to a new experience-
driven era. We do this by harnessing the power of one of the world’s largest crowdsourcing communities and thousands of pre-
built solution accelerators. Appirio is a trusted partner to some of the world’s largest brands, including YP, Cardinal Health, Coca-
Cola, eBay, Facebook, Home Depot, Sony PlayStation, Moen, and IBM.
Role Summary :
The Cloud Architect is a senior technical consultant who can lead customers and technical teams in building cloud native applications on the Google Cloud Platform
Role Responsibilities :
Working as an architect or technical leader alongside customer business and development teams
Architecting and / or leading teams building scalable, cloud native applications on the GCP platform
Keeping up to date with the latest relevant technology trends
Actively lead technical sessions during Deployment Planning Workshops
Own the process for creating and reviewing proper technical specifications
Direct the construction of architecture components
Provide direction and guidance to team members and serve as an expert for the team relating to design and / or solution architecture
Technical lead for offshore developer resources
Coach and mentor technical team members to foster a team environment
Advising and implementing GCP best practices
Good exposure to Agile software development
Education and Experience :
Degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering
Has experience with both SQL and NoSQL databases
Experience with containers and / or Google App Engine is a plus
Must have a proven track record of at least 5 years experience in a similar role or as a software developer (preferably at a Google Partner), or must have been in a role that is centered around cloud application development.
Graduates or Postgraduate students with relevant skills will not be considered but are advised to look out for postings in our Ascend program.
Must have a valid Google Professional Cloud Architect certificate (or ability to obtain this within the probation period of two months).
Familiarity with authentication methods including single sign-on with SAML
Extensive experience with scripting and command line interfaces
Ability to translate customer requirements written as user stories into implementation plans
Technical acumen to convert plans into real solutions that work
Speaks and writes excellent in English, as well as the local language of the place of work (in this case Swedish).
Enthusiastic, dynamic, results and customer focused candidate;
Excellent interpersonal skills and an ability to work as part of a team;
Excellent communication skills (both verbal and written) with an ability to build effective relationships with the internal Appirio team;
Proven ability to work in a busy, dynamic environment;
The candidate must be a fast learner and have drive and self motivation;
Ability to work independently and manage multiple task assignments;
Detail oriented with proven analytical skills
Driven by customer success with a team player attitude
The above list of job duties is not exclusive or exhaustive and the successful candidate will be required to undertake such tasks as may reasonably be expected within the scope of this role.