Senior Cloud Infrastructure Consultant

Functional areas

Company Description

We are entrepreneurs in disruptive technology, at Devoteam, we deliver innovative technology consulting for business. Digital Transformakers, we are 7,000+ professionals across EMEA dedicated to ensuring our clients win their digital battle. We improve business performance making their companies truly digital. We advise our clients and build IT infrastructure for digital, making sure people are along for the ride.

Devoteam Middle East, we are the region's leading consulting firm delivering innovative Business & Technology Consulting & Solutions. Our 14 years of existence anchored in technologies that enables our clients business to flourish, accordingly our focus is to help our clients' win the digital battle, adapted to our clients’ business challenges, with a unique consideration to its impact on their systems and structures.

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Job Description

The Cloud Infrastructure Senior Consultant is responsible for designing, implementing, and managing complex cloud-based infrastructure solutions for clients. He serve as a technical subject matter expert, will work closely with clients to understand their infrastructure needs and provide expert guidance on cloud solutions that best fit their business requirements. This position requires a deep understanding of cloud technologies, excellent problem-solving skills, and a strong focus on customer satisfaction.

Roles and responsibilities:

  • Lead the design and architecture of scalable, secure, and highly available cloud infrastructure solutions

  • Optimize cloud resource utilization, performance, and cost-efficiency through FinOps principles and cloud management best practices

  • Develop automated provisioning, monitoring, and remediation processes to ensure reliable cloud operations

  • Assess existing on-premises infrastructure and identify opportunities for cloud migration and transformation

  • Define cloud governance policies, standards, and control mechanisms to ensure regulatory and compliance requirements are met.

  • Ensure delivered solutions meet/perform to technical and functional/non-functional requirements.

  • Develop solutions architecture and evaluate architectural alternatives for private, public and hybrid cloud models, including IaaS, PaaS, and other cloud services.

  • Develop and deploy Infrastructure as Code (IaC) using Terraform, Azure ARM or AWS CloudFormation

  • Manage troubleshooting and resolving cloud-based issues

  • Document cloud architecture, infrastructure, and operational procedures for knowledge retention

  • Provide mentorship and guidance to junior colleagues, supporting their growth within the team and on collaborative projects.

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or a related technical field

  • 7+ years of experience in cloud infrastructure design, implementation, and management.

  • Industry certifications (e.g. AWS Certified Solutions Architect, Azure Solutions Architect Expert, GCP Professional Cloud Architect)

  • Hands-on experience in major public cloud platforms (AWS, Azure, Google Cloud), with a strong focus on Google Cloud and their various service offerings

  • Hands on experience on Native and 3rd party Assessment and Migration tools (e.g. Device42, RackWare, Carbonite)

  • Experience in designing and implementing cloud security controls and mechanisms (e.g. Google Cloud Security Command Center, Microsoft Sentinel, Microsoft Defender for Cloud, Shielded VMs, Policy Intelligence)

  • Ability to assess and migrate on-premises workloads to the cloud, including legacy applications and databases

  • Strong understanding of identity and access management, network security, data encryption

  • Good Experience with VMWare enterprise

  • Strong understanding of cloud computing concepts, such as virtualization, container orchestration, serverless, and Infrastructure as Code

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Deep expertise in core infrastructure services (e.g. AD, DNS, DHCP, ADFS)

  • Strong understanding of cloud network architecture including the DR and cloud services and replication methodologies

  • Familiarity with hybrid cloud architectures and multi-cloud environments

  • Proficiency in cloud provisioning tools (e.g. Terraform, CloudFormation, Ansible) and cloud monitoring/automation platforms

  • Knowledge of cloud cost management and optimization strategies, including FinOps principles

  • Familiarity with agile software development practices and DevOps methodologies

  • Familiarity with Database technologies (e.g. Oracle, SAP)

  • Experience in a client-facing, consulting role is highly desirable

Additional Information

Job information

Firm: Devoteam

Location: Riyadh