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Delivery Infrastructure Architect Principal

Atlanta, Georgia, USA

As Delivery Infrastructure Architect, you will work with our clients to help them architect their solution thereby translating a joint vision for their delivery infrastructure and a roadmap to implement that vision.

You’ll foster an environment that empowers teams, harvests it for building the DI/Cloud practice and will pursue the development of your team members at a technical level, setting everyone up to deliver their best work. You'll be drawing on all of your passion for technology, hands-on coding experience and knowledge of latest tech and industry trends to help you gain the respect and credibility of those around you.

Job responsibilities

  • You are able to champion and drive the architecture and execution for major technology-led initiatives that are transformational for businesses operating in large and complex environments, ensuring alignment and bringing people along
  • You understand technology is at the core of every business and realize its transformative power to break through traditional enterprise models.
  • You will be driving platform-building projects that are value-focused and treat the developer as a customer to be served.
  • You can bring in ideas that will help custom software development and foster an environment that enables co-creation teams to do their best work.
  • Passionate about building a world class Delivery Infrastructure and Cloud practice that is highly collaborative and openly shares to make Thoughtworks and the overall industry function better
  • You have experience leading, managing and inspiring multiple large teams.
  • You understand the business context and challenges that organizations face and use this understanding to deliver robust, scalable, flexible, and relevant infrastructure solutions.
  • You value engineering craftsmanship based on your prior experience of rolling up the sleeves and doing whatever is needed to solve the technical challenges the way the customer would realize the value.

Job qualifications

  • In depth knowledge of cloud architecture including expertise on one of the big 3 public cloud providers.
  • Experience using tools and approaches to support secure, resilient, and scalable architectures such as Cloud Native Architecture principles.
  • Experience with Platform as a Service, including commercial offerings and the components necessary to implement containerized workloads including platforms that orchestrate microservices.
  • In depth experience of Infrastructure as a Service /Infrastructure as Code tools and frameworks for private and public cloud architectures.
  • Deep knowledge of Continuous Delivery practices and tooling
  • Prior experience doing TDD and ODD for infrastructure code as well as monitoring, logging and alerting in an agile environment that used modern release management practices
  • Thorough basic understanding of cloud networking (including SDN), firewalls, DNS, and storage.
  • Experience of crafting identity and authorization architecture and building them

Other things to know

While we’ve traditionally been a traveling consultancy, travel is not required for this role at the moment. We anticipate the need for travel to our client locations in the future when it’s deemed safe.

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It is the policy of Thoughtworks, Inc. to provide a work environment free of discrimination. The Company will take affirmative action to ensure applicants and Thoughtworks employees are treated without regard to race, color, religion, sex/gender, national origin, ethnic origin, veteran or military status, family or marital status, disability, genetic information, age, sexual orientation, gender expression or gender identity. This also includes individuals who are perceived to have any of the aforementioned attributes. Thoughtworks will adhere to all federal, state, and municipal laws and regulations governing employment.

Job Details

Country: USA
City: Atlanta, Georgia
Date Posted: 05-21-2022
Industry: Information Technology
Employment Type: Regular

About Thoughtworks

Thoughtworks is a global technology consultancy that integrates strategy, design and engineering to drive digital innovation. For 28+ years, our clients have trusted our autonomous teams to build solutions that look past the obvious. Here, computer science grads come together with seasoned technologists, self-taught developers, midlife career changers and more to learn from and challenge each other. Career journeys flourish with the strength of our cultivation culture, which has won numerous awards around the world.

Join Thoughtworks and thrive. Together, our extra curiosity, innovation, passion and dedication overcomes ordinary.

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