Architectural Support, Cloud Services

Location
Birmingham
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
30 Mar 2017
Closes
27 Apr 2017
Ref
092612GZB
Contact
Gareth Bird
Clearance Level
SC
Job Type
Contract
Our defence client are currently looking for an experienced SC cleared Cloud Services Architect to work on an initial 9 month contract at their site in Birmingham.

Applicants must have the following skills:

*Specialist to sufficiently evaluate and recommend cloud approaches that can deliver secure application capabilities to organisations both inside and outside of the business
*Specialist to assist the business to evolve their internal ways of working to exploit the benefits of the cloud that is consistent with how the Cloud is used in UK Government
*Capability to Mentor and up-skill key staff in areas of the public cloud to a level where those staff can competently design and assure cloud-based software deployments.
*Experience in developing appropriate reference architectures for projects using the cloud.
*Capability of Supplier to identify suitable common services and to advise how these can be used to deliver open, vendor-agnostic platforms.
*Capability of Supplier to develop an appropriate ALM, tools and techniques strategy for both in-house and externally contracted software development release pipelines within MOD network domain restrictions
*Applicability of roadmap and resource profile to meet business outcomes

Due to the nature of this client applicants with a current SC clearance are strongly encouraged to apply.


Due to the nature and urgency of this post, candidates holding or who have held high level security clearance in the past are most welcome to apply. Please note successful applicants will be required to be security cleared prior to appointment which can take up to a minimum 10 weeks.

LA International Computer Consultants Ltd is an HMG Approved Consultancy and operates as an IT & Engineering Consultancy or as an Employment Business & Agency, depending upon the precise nature of the work, for security cleared jobs or non-clearance vacancies, we welcome applications from all sections of the community and from people with diverse experience and backgrounds. Award Winning LA International Computer Consultants Ltd (Recruiter Awards for Excellence - Best IT, Best Public Sector & Gold Awards) and the most prestigious award that any business can receive The Queens Award for Enterprise: International Trade 2015.