Optum is looking for a Cloud Advisory Architect who is passionate about helping customer teams accelerate their journey to the cloud. Our architects are experienced technical professionals with the depth and breadth needed to help a variety of teams, regardless of their current cloud maturity. As a Cloud Advisory Architect, you will primarily work directly with customers, helping them to expedite their journey to the cloud and reducing the amount of time it might otherwise take them to recognize value from it.
To find success in this role, you will need to partner with other architects, operations & information security teams, as well as cloud engineering teams to craft the proper solutions and roadmaps for our customers as we evolve our cloud maturity. The ideal candidate will have production cloud experience, as well as past success working across the enterprise to accelerate cloud adoption, as well as experience leading deep architecture discussions and building technology roadmaps. They must be self-motivated with a demonstrated ability to think strategically about business, products, and technical challenges. Cloud Advisory Architects should have a passion for educating, training, and designing solutions for customers.
Presentation skills that include a high level of comfort engaging with various levels of business owners
Strong hands-on experience with technology patterns such as containers, infrastructure as code, CI/CD, immutable infrastructure, cloud native design, application modernization, and serverless
Strong design/implementation/consulting experience with microservices and/or distributed applications
Relevant experience in technology/software sales, pre-sales, developer relations, or technical consulting
Relevant experience in infrastructure, database and networking architectures
Hands-on experience with building and managing release systems, automation, and CI/CD workflows and tools
Experience working with and delivering outcomes using Agile practices
Ability to travel to customer locations to deliver advisory services as needed (25%)
Hands-on experience working with one or more of the following cloud platforms:
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