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EY Cloud Architect in Nashville, Tennessee

Cloud Architect

Tax

Requisition # NAS000T1

Post Date Jun 11, 2019

Job Summary:

The Infrastructure Solution Architect is responsible for delivering infrastructure architectures to key global business and infrastructure initiatives.

The Infrastructure Solution Architect will be responsible for leading and coordinating Infrastructure and business projects from a technology architecture perspective, ensuring that infrastructure development activities are consistent with the direction set by accepted best practices and defined standards at EY.

Knowledge and Skills Requirements:

  • Architecture solutions to meet functional andnon-functional infrastructure requirements

  • Create / review of architecture design packages

  • Review and approve engineering design packages

  • Ensure proper oversight for quality assurance ofengineering artifacts

  • Guidance of engineering staff throughout constructionphase

  • Evangelize re-use through implementation of sharedengineering assets

  • Enforce adherence to architecturalstandards/principles, global product-specific guidelines, usability designstandards, etc.

  • Proactively provide feedback regarding infrastructureengineering methodologies, standards and leading practices

  • Minimize technical exposure and risk on projects

  • Understands the art of the possible, compares variousarchitectural options based on feasibility and impact and proposesactionable plans

  • Demonstrated strong analytical skills and technicalproblem-solving skills

  • Ability to analyze and operate at different levels ofabstraction

  • Ability to balance what is strategically right with whatis practically realistic

  • Is part of a global Enterprise InfrastructureArchitecture team; works with project managers, infrastructure engineeringteams, application architects and/or engineering teams to resolve issueswhich arise within project; drives project’s progress and critical successfactors.

  • Works under supervision of the Program Architect– GIS/Security

  • Excellent technical architecture skills, enabling thecreation of future proof global solutions

  • Interpersonal communication and organizational skillsrequired to operate as a leading member of global distributed technicalteams that deliver quality services.

  • Knowledge of organizational structure of the firm tofacilitate work with groups outside of the immediate technical team.

  • Knowledge and experience in IT methodologies and lifecycles that will be used.

  • Familiar with infrastructure implementation/management,service/operations management, etc.

  • Maintains awareness of new and emerging technologiesand the potential application on service offerings and products providedby IT.

To qualify candidates must have:

  • Overtime and vacation scheduling are dependent uponteam priorities and may change during the course of a year.

  • Position may be eligible for alternative work locationsdependent upon team dynamics.

  • Must be able to communicate fluently in English, bothwritten and verbal.

  • Position requires accurate and timely tracking of timespent working on projects, service offerings and products provided by IT.

  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalency (CS, CE, CIS, IS, MIS,or engineering discipline)

  • Extensive, real-world experience designing enterprisesolutions and defining solution architectures

  • Experience building and supporting mission criticalinfrastructure for critical applications, running in a highly distributedmanner.

  • Experience with multi-tier system development for largeenterprises

  • Exposure to infrastructure and application securitytechnologies and approaches

  • Demonstrated knowledge of industry trends and standards

  • Experience in development lifecycle management

  • Experience in project and task planning

  • Familiarity with various requirements gatheringtechniques

  • Minimum of 10+ years experiences in infrastructuretechnologies

  • Minimum of 5+ years experiences in cloud technologiesand available services

  • Demonstrates in-depth technical VMWare subject matterexpertise

  • Implement large scale hybrid cloud based solution,leveraging enterprise data center features/facilities, Local and GlobalLoad balancing, HA, DR, DMZ

  • Identity and Access Management solutions, connectingon-premise and cloud based IAM systems provided signle-sign-onindependent of hosting location

  • Minimum of that 3+ year in an infrastructurearchitecture role in areas like but not limited to hosting, storage, network,VMware, tools and application platforms (Sharepoint, SQL)

  • Experience in developing leading-edge technicalsolutions in Microsoft platform based on industry standards includingWindows OS and MS SQL, Business Intelligence (BI), and Service OrientedArchitecture (SOA).

  • Indepth experience with all of the following: CloudIaaS/PaaS, Azure, O365, VNext, Cloud Integration etc.

  • Experience facilitating meetings with multiplecustomers and technical staff, including building consensus and mediatingcompromises when necessary.

  • Experience overseeing (from a technical perspective)multiple projects

  • Excellent technical architecture skills, enabling thecreation of future proof global solutions

  • Interpersonal communication and organizational skillsrequired to operate as a leading member of global distributed technicalteams that deliver quality services.

  • Knowledge of organizational structure of the firm tofacilitate work with groups outside of the immediate technical team.

  • Knowledge and experience in IT methodologies and lifecycles that will be used.

  • Familiar with infrastructure implementation/management,service/operations management, etc.

  • Maintains awareness of new and emerging technologiesand the potential application on service offerings and products providedby IT.

  • TOGAF 9.1

  • Azure Cloud Architect (or other cloud architectcertificates)

EY provides equal employment opportunities to applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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