Cloud Architect

Cloud Architect

Job Title: Cloud Architect
Contract Type: Perm
Location: Hong Kong
Reference: 1773
Contact Name: Fabienne Javier
Job Published: September 04, 2020 16:51

Job Description

Our client, one of the largest Insurers Globally, are currently going through a large transformation and technology refresh. As part of this, they are currently looking for an experienced Cloud Architect, who will be responsible for the design, development and implementation of cloud-based IT solutions going forward.

Responsibilities of the role:

  • Be responsible for designing and implementing Cloud strategy, at a Regional level, whilst following Enterprise governance and standards in line with Business needs.
  • Be responsible for integrating existing applications and infrastructure on to a new Hybrid-based cloud, based on best fit.
  • Work closely with various teams to ensure Cloud Security and integrity.
  • Be responsible to conduct appropriate research and make recommendations on suitable cloud platforms & services.
  • Be responsible for selecting vendors and approving contracts for service providers.
  • Work closely with multiple stakeholders and outside partners to ensure delivery of cloud strategy whilst communicating progress consistently to Senior management.

Requirements of the role:

  • Degree holder in IT / Computer Science or equivalent discipline.
  • At least 10 years work experience within IT Infrastructure, with at least 5 years in architecture & design.
  • Strong background in managing implementations on public clouds (PaaS, SaaS on Azure, AWS & AliCloud).
  • Experience on hybrid cloud integration with on-premises infrastructure would be a huge advantage.
  • Have the ability and experience to work and manage multiple vendors to support and implement cloud based solutions on a Regional scale.
  • Strong project management skills, with the ability to manage multiple on-going projects simultaneously
  • Excellent communication skills in English is mandatory.

If you are interested in this position, please send your CV in Word Format to and put “Cloud Architect” in the Subject Heading