EY Manager / Senior Manager Cloud Engineer/Architect - IT Advisory in ON, Canada

Title: Manager / Senior Manager Cloud Engineer/Architect - IT Advisory

Location: CA-ON-Toronto

Job Number: EYT0003Y

We currently have a career opportunity for a Manager in our IT Advisory Services group. The individual will work directly with clients to transform their business challenges leveraging technology solutions. The goal is to support our clients' efforts to make their business units more effective and efficient and, where required, provide services in connection with the architecture, development and implementation of cloud (IaaS, Paas and Saas)technology solutions including Google, Amazon, MS, Pivotal, IBM. Our experience is also important to the analysis of specific business requirements for alignment with technology architecture, technology infrastructure design, and vendor selection decisions that support the line of business IT organizations of our clients.

The Cloud Architect links the business mission, strategy, and processes of an organization to its IT strategy, and documents this using multiple architectural models or views that show how the current and future needs of an organization will be met in an efficient, sustainable, agile, and adaptable manner.



  • Participate in client and EY internal engagements

  • Work with client teams and EY teams to develop and articulate cloud strategies for large heterogeneous enterprise grade environments

  • Leads in the development of the technical solution or offering, in translating the business needs into technical requirements. Identifies gaps, strategic impacts, financial impacts and the risk profile in the technical solution or offering, and provides technical support

  • Deep knowledge of the overall Public/Private cloud landscape and experience with assisting clients to understand the myriad of options available to them. This should include preparing the business case to define an appropriate roadmap for their business and ultimately helping them in executing that roadmap

  • Handles complex long-term focused projects involving multiple disciplines or business units. Provides leadership and direction to high priority or special projects undertaken by the business. Recommends to client and IT management appropriate technological alternatives. Evaluates new technological developments and evolving business requirements. Provides high-level specialized technical support and consultation to business and IT management.

  • Help develop cloud integration design patterns including security, IAM, dev-ops and scalability

  • Work effectively as a team member, sharing responsibility, providing support, maintaining communication, and updating senior team members on progress

  • Develop and maintain productive working relationships with client personnel

  • Build strong internal relationships within EY Advisory Services and with other services across the organization



  • Experience in cloud computing based services architecture, technical design and implementations including Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS), Platform as a Service (PaaS) and Software as a Service (SaaS) delivery models.

  • Leading system and software architecture design and implementation decisions

  • Communicating architecture design decisions and impacts to key stakeholders

  • Deep understanding of the current state of the art for infrastructure automation, continuous integration/deployment, SQL/NoSQL/NewSQL, networking, and cloud-based delivery models.

  • 10 years of overall IT / software development experience, solution design and technical architecture experience5 years of driving application architecture design

  • 5 years of experience with cloud computing solutions implementations including AWS, Google Apps, etc.

  • Experience in migrating applications to public cloud, especially remediation/migration of legacy applications for cloud deployment

  • Ability to design and implement reliable, scalable, high performing Web based solutions that meet the service levels associated with mission-critical Identity and Access Management based solutions

  • Demonstrated ability to work and interact with CxOs and high-level executives.

  • Strong knowledge of Security Architecture, Design and Operations

  • Strong knowledge of LDAP, Active Directory, SAML, SPML, SSO, RBAC

  • Strong knowledge of web protocols XML, SOAP, JSON, REST

EY is committed to inclusiveness, equity and accessibility. We encourage all qualified candidates to apply.