By Light HQ

Cloud Architect

Job Locations US-Remote
Posted Date 2 weeks ago(1/6/2022 9:49 AM)
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By Light is seeking a motivated individual to perform the duties of a Cloud Architect in support of migrating an On-premises application to the cloud. The Cloud Architect will design and build the cloud computing architecture that our customer relies on if they are to operate in a flexible and agile fashion. It is the Cloud Architect who has the knowledge and capability required to craft cloud solutions to meet and exceed Customer requirements.


  • Translating project-specific needs into a cloud structure that will suit those needs and considering the project needs in terms of resource usage and scalability.
  • Carrying out deployment, maintenance, monitoring, and management tasks within this implemented cloud structure.
  • Completing the integration of an application into the cloud environment.
  • Keeping on top of usage of space in the cloud and making sure the structure is operating at full efficiency.
  • Working with the customer to understand their needs and to implement the cloud strategies designed to meet those needs.
  • Conducting migration, where necessary, to bring tools and other elements into the cloud.

Required Experience/Qualifications

  • 2-5 years’ experience bringing applications to the cloud.
  • AWS Associate Architect Certificate.
  • Design knowledge for cloud architecture and understanding of cloud infrastructure configuration/ deployment.
  • Cloud service knowledge and management skills.
  • Knowledge of web and application servers.
  • Hands on experience deploying AWS using infrastructure (IAC) as code.

Preferred Experience/Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in science, such as mathematics or computer science.
  • AWS Professional Architect certification
  • Docker and/or K8S experience.
  • Ability to work responsibly with or without direct supervision, with a proven ability to prioritize and multitask with exceptional attention to detail

Special Requirements/Security Clearance

  • Position requires proof of Covid-19 full vaccination status or qualified exemption


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