• Competitive
  • Singapore
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Citibank NA
  • 2018-06-19

Cloud Architect Domain Lead

Cloud Architect Domain Lead

  • Primary Location: Singapore,Singapore,Singapore
  • Education: Bachelor's Degree
  • Job Function: Technology
  • Schedule: Full-time
  • Shift: Day Job
  • Employee Status: Regular
  • Travel Time: Yes, 10 % of the Time
  • Job ID: 18032182


Description

The Cloud Domain Lead is an individual contributor position that drives domain architecture and leads adoption to Citi cloud platforms via collaboration & roadmap implementation on Cloud Platforms globally. This role spans across regional boundaries to help ensure smooth transition and seamless integration of applications and infrastructure for all Cloud Platforms in Citi's Global Consumer Business portfolio, delivering world-class stability while continuously driving efficiency that are telemetry driven. 
Ideal candidates will have broad cloud architecture skills and specialists in the area they are aligned to. Matrixed into the Chief Architect, this person will work as part of the Chief Architects team to understand emerging business needs and cloud technology solutions, assess if there is new cloud adoption or cloud infrastructure that must be engineered and, if so, then engage the appropriate teams to lead the deliverables. The ideal candidate will have 15+ years of relevant industry experience and a successful track record of delivering complex, high visibility projects and initiatives.
Key Responsibilities:
  • Provide thought leadership for Cloud solutions for Consumer banking business
  • Champion adoption and integration to cloud platforms via domain knowledge, innovation and leadership skill
  • Maintain cloud infrastructure roadmaps and decision matrices that outline when and where to use various technology solutions and/or components
  • Build new cloud infrastructure patterns for emerging technology once they are understood enough to warrant pattern creation
  • Forecast new technology adoption capabilities and understand financial or time-to-market benefit for the Consumer business and GCT
  • Participate in "first contact" efforts with 3rd parties that we are either looking to consume services from or who are looking to consume services from us, acting as the infrastructure SME
  • Engage with GCT Product Engineering to perform comparative analysis, proof of concepts and other studies to assess viability of new infrastructure products
  • Interact with CIOs and their directs through formal and informal means via roadmap presentations, sector-wide road shows and CIOC presentations


Qualifications

Knowledge/Experience:
  • At least 15 years of experience enterprise level IT projects out of which at least 5 years should be with hands-on Cloud based technologies (PaaS, IaaS, Cloud Infrastructure Services)
  • At least 10 years of experience in leadership and/or management of cloud architecture for multiple domains of technology.
  • In-depth experience with Pivotal Cloud Foundry or Docker/Kubernetes
  • In-depth experience with Amazon, Google or other external hosting products and services
  • Experience with issues facing large scale server environments
  • Experience with large scale complex application integration environments
  • Experience with automation, orchestration, CI/CD
  • Experience with Agile and DevOps methods desired
Essential Skills:
  • Ability to work in a leadership role independently
  • Hands on relevant experience working as cloud architect
  • Technology Leadership experience in cloud domains
  • Should be experts or highly skilled in cloud-native infrastructure stacks (Pivotal Cloud Foundry, Docker, Kubernetes),
  • Should have knowledge or certifications for external hosting providers and their capabilities (AWS, Google, Azure)
  • Understanding of cloud application design principles such as 12 factor apps
Preferred Skills
  • Certification in cloud technologies
  • Experience with micro-services.
  • Experience working with virtualization technologies
  • Experience with Middleware and Web integration technologies preferred but not essential
Competencies
  • Excellent thought leadership in cloud domain
  • Strong customer and quality-focus is a must
  • Sound problem resolution, judgment, decision-making and influencing skills required
  • Excellent organizational, interpersonal, and project management skills
  • Excellent English communication skills both written and oral
  • Self-starter and ability to work in a team environment
  • Ability to handle conflicting ideas with emotional intelligence
  • Hard working and self-motivated. Able to work effectively under pressure.
  • Ability to manage multiple activities and changing priorities with no or very little guidance
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