Cloud Architect - L4R85795

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Kuala Lumpur , Kuala Lumpur

Created Wed, 25 May 2022

Department : Regional CTO Office 
Reports to : Associate Director, Technical Architecture Lead
Geographical Responsibilities: AIA Groupwide

Position objective:
The Cloud Architect is responsible for supporting AIA business units on cloud transformation & migration

Role and Responsibilities:

  • Support  business units on cloud transformation projects and migrations
  • Convert business initiatives & application requirements into cloud architecture solution & design
  • Align with Enterprise Architecture, Technology & Security Governance, and Cloud COE teams to ensure the cloud architecture solution & design adhere to  Cloud, Technology, Security and Architecture standard
  • Transition cloud architecture solution & design to operations / suppliers for delivery
  • Provide technical inputs for cloud business case and cost proposal review
  • Conduct research and make recommendations on cloud technologies & services

Review cloud related scope of work and RFI/RFPs, and negotiate with cloud service suppliers for delivery

Communication Requirements: 

Strong communication skills

Key internal stakeholders:

  • Group Functions
  • Local IT Business Units

Key external stakeholders:

IT vendors & partners

Min. Job Requirements:

  • Degree holder in IT / Computer Science or equivalent discipline
  • At least 10 years work experience within IT functions with at least 5 years in architecture & design role
  • Proficiency in cloud architecture design and implementation experiences with Azure Kubernetes, Microservices, API, serverless technologies and PaaS
  • Familiar with DevOps technologies and flows e.g. Jenkins, Jira, Confluence, Bitbucket, Nexus, SonarQube, etc.
  • Preferably experienced on hybrid cloud integration with cloud networking knowledge
  • Ability to drive multiple vendors to support implementation over complex architecture environment
  • Strong project management skills, and support multiple projects simultaneously
  • Strong sense of ownership & ability to work under pressure

Excellent communication skills in English, Mandarin is a plus