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Cloud Architect

  • Application Deadline: Aug. 5, 2024
  • Helsinki
  • Hybrid
  • Application Deadline: Aug. 5, 2024
  • Helsinki
  • Hybrid

Due to significant growth created by an ever-increasing client demand, we are looking to further bolster the team by recruiting a talented Cloud Architect. You will be part of the Capgemini Cloud Infrastructure Services (CIS) unit focusing on the Projects and Consulting services within the Nordics region. Our goal is to provide clients with our end-to-end cloud services with sector-specific expertise, advanced cloud technologies and global resources. It provides a variety of client services, which range from strategic advice through to project delivery. This position will be based in Finland and requires fluent Finnish and English communication capabilities, both verbally and in written.

You will assist clients in optimizing their use of cloud resources as part of a balanced IT supply portfolio. You will have a wealth of exposure in projects that exploit public cloud services and be capable of engaging predominantly on customer projects covering the full lifecycle from proposal/justification to project design and build.

As the Cloud Architect, you will

  • Design and implement scalable, secure, and cost-effective cloud architectures to meet business requirements.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to gather requirements, define technical specifications, and develop cloud solutions that align with business goals and promote sustainability (GreenOps).
  • Evaluate cloud technologies and services to recommend best practices and solutions for optimizing performance, reliability, and scalability.
  • Architect and deploy cloud infrastructure using industry-leading platform Azure - knowledge of AWS/GCP seen as an advantage.
  • Develop and maintain documentation, diagrams, and architectural guidelines for cloud solutions.
  • Provide technical leadership and mentorship to junior team members, fostering a culture of continuous learning and growth.
  • Stay current with emerging technologies and industry trends to drive innovation and improve our cloud offerings.
  • Engage closely with clients, partners, and other business units to develop and execute innovative and competitive solutions/projects for new and existing clients leveraging a wealth of previous experience in deploying cloud solutions.

What you’ll bring

  • Experience in producing multi-tier, high-availability cloud infrastructure solutions for enterprise organizations.
  • Strong knowledge of Azure features and capabilities.
  • Great understanding of cloud-native architectures, microservices, containerization, and serverless computing.
  • Proficiency in Infrastructure as Code (IaC) tools such as Terraform or CloudFormation.
  • Experience from architecting greenfield solutions and deploying landing zones according to best practices.
  • Experience with executing quick technical feasibility and proposal development for migrating workloads to Azure.
  • Knowledge of Financial Operations (FinOps) practices and tools for cloud cost management and optimization.
  • Certifications such as AWS Certified Solutions Architect, Microsoft Certified: Azure Solutions Architect Expert, or Google Professional Cloud Architect are a plus.
  • Network integration experience with AWS Direct Connect or Azure Express route integration and network design (WAN/LAN/Firewalls).
  • Understanding of hybrid cloud solutions and experience in integrating public cloud into traditional hosting/delivery models.
  • Thorough background on general infrastructure components like networking, compute, storage, identity, security, load balancing, monitoring, etc.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and the ability to think critically and strategically.
  • Good working knowledge of processes and procedures (like ITIL).
  • Excellent Finnish and English communication capabilities, both verbally and in written.
  • Ability to perform and conduct workshops and meetings to develop client solutions.

Additional skills:

  • Exposure and understanding of automated build pipeline, continuous integration, and continuous deployment.
  • Knowledge of DevOps tool chain technologies

What is our promise to you?

At Capgemini Finland, you shape your own future. As one of our experts, you will combine cutting-edge technology with human insights to reimagine what’s possible. You will have an impact on how leading Finnish organizations and entire industries operate in the digital era. Our work contributes to a more functional and inclusive society and touches the everyday lives of thousands.

Cloud Infrastructure Services (CIS) is a cloud and cyber services provider with a mission to be the digital transformational partner of choice for clients. This supports the Capgemini group ambition to be a leader for leaders.

Our employee benefits include for example:

  • Global training & development support with free access to +250 000 classes and certifications from Coursera, Pluralsight, Harvard Spark and more
  • Fair and equal career management program and an unparalleled network of experts to learn from
  • Flexible working hours and remote working policy
  • Modern office spaces with a gym, swimming pool and spa area in Helsinki (you can also have our Lappeenranta office as your home base)
  • Extensive benefits to support your health and wellbeing.

Employees consistently praise Capgemini Finland for providing opportunities to grow and learn, for making work enjoyable with freedom and flexibility, and for embracing a truly diverse and inclusive culture.

We offer you a place to grow and enjoy your work with exceptionally cool colleagues, reasonable working hours and motivating learning and development possibilities. We are a global company with our roots in France. Our culture is strongly based on teamwork and helping one another.

Apply as soon as possible!

We are waiting for your application! We will fill in the place as soon as we find the right match so send us your application now.

For more information about the role, culture or the recruitment process – feel free to get in touch with Senior Talent Acquisition Specialist Suvi Väänänen [email protected] .

Great Place to Work

  • Extensive occupational health care & insurance

  • Flexible work time policies / Hybrid work

  • Internet connection to your home address

  • Lunch benefit & sport/culture benefit

  • Sick child care benefit

  • Events like Inspiration breaks & Sports events

  • Office with spa, pool, jacuzi and gym

  • Exceptionally cool colleagues

  • Certfications & Extensive learning platform

About the company

Capgemini is one of the world’s foremost providers of consulting, technology and outsourcing services. We are guiding the way of our clients towards digitalization and enabling the optimization of business and IT operations. Globally we are more than 340 000 people nearly 55 countries from which over 700 consultants in Finland.

We are all about people. The work we do for our clients derives from the passion and expertise of our employees, and supporting the professional growth of our people is at the heart of our company. You will be getting an excellent opportunity to develop your competences supported by Capgemini’s career path model and training programs as well as the network of experienced professionals across the globe.

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