The Hertz Corporation Enterprise Cloud Architect in Park Ridge, New Jersey
The Cloud Technology Architect’s responsibilities will include directing and managing new and existing cloud based technology within a global enterprise multi-cloud framework. The Cloud Technology Architect will support all cloud and hybrid application migrations and deployments.
Key Result Areas
Work closely with IT resources, LOB and delivery organizations and selected partners to ensure our cloud environment is designed, tested and automated to support key infrastructure goals
Development within multiple cloud stacks to include DEVOPS, Hyper converged and legacy hybrid integration
Accessibility – End users, application to application, partners, internal users and locations.
Communications – A robust connectivity model supporting full horizontal and vertical data flows.
Resource Management and Governance – Fully automated resource allocation and tracking.
Security – End to end security model, from all access points, VPCs, Regions and external connections
Data Management – Use cases for allocation, lifecycle management, High availability / DR and edge delivery.
Reporting – Maintain a robust utilization and reporting infrastructure
Compute – Modeling of compute environments, scaling, elastic growth, AMI development and management, OS standardization and hardening, versioning with DEVOPS platforms.
Ensure that applications, transactions, workflows and communications processes are implemented to the highest performance and security standards allowing rapid implementation approval and adoption
Take a leadership role in completing formal RFP/Project Management documentation creation and analysis for lines of business and IT
Work directly with our Integration Factory, Data Modeling and Cloud Networking teams to ensure a consistent, maintainable cloud application environment
Evangelize the capabilities cloud technologies such as AWS, fabric and open source services, containers and environment automation bring to empowering lean and flexible cloud, including operations modelling and support processes.
Work with internal clients, IT Teams and vendor partners to understand their applications and suitability for migration to the cloud
Determine overall capabilities that are required to enable Hertz business units in our adoption of the cloud
Assess cloud service provider solutions that meet the needs of clients, Business Architecture, COEs and the executive team
Design and architect cloud, application and microservice solutions independent of vendors
Perform GAP analysis and vendor service evaluations
Match solutions to business requirements and assist with environment outsourcing management
Ensure that designs and solutions meet all internal Hertz standards and requirement, document and present to the Integration Group.
Be familiar with basic SWOT analysis, ROI and NPV of business processes
Assist in overall Cloud adoption using techniques such as MoSCoW for continuous prioritization
Work with developers and the wider engineering teams to overcome technical issues
Define patterns and archetypes for cloud solutions with emphasis to allow organization adoption of cloud technology
Other duties as assigned
- Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or math related degree highly desired or equivalent work experience.
At least 4 years experience in senior hands-on scripting programming
6+ years experience in solution architecture in development and/or infrastructure organizations
Proficient in modern automation and tagging methodologies
Cloud environment deployment using scripts and the CLI (AWS preferred, Azure desired)
Cloud Access methodology design and deployment for end user and B to B use cases
Environment assessment using layered logging and monitoring tools (infrastructure through End-User Access)
Knowledge of the AWS administrative process (API, CLI, Console, Applications)
Knowledge of the AWS development, deployment and operations environment
Working knowledge of material required for the AWS Architecture certification (Associate-required) (Professional – strong desired)
Deep understanding of cloud services and solutions
Experience working within large global organizations
Experience in managing delivery of complex technology solutions
Experience working in a matrix management model, utilizing virtual teams
Experience with the networking, performance, security and operational aspects of the AWS environment as used by DEVOPS teams
Ability to forge strong relationships and build a wide network throughout the company
Familiarity with Docker and Aurora or Redshift
AWS or Azure certification a plus
Familiarity with the following compliance standards: Sarbanes Oxley, HIPAA, PCI in relation to cloud migration
Familiarity with high availability and disaster recovery processes
Experience with security best practices for cloud applications and infrastructure
Expert in leading large global data migrations and integration efforts.
Expert in leading technical migration, data integration and consolidation activities from traditional to cloud data structures.
Self motivated leader with forward-thinking visionary and entrepreneurial thinking to lead the change
Be a Catalyst to bring people together for a common vision.
Strong documentation, analytical and problem-solving skills.
Have excellent interpersonal, verbal and written skills and the ability to interact with all level ofstakeholders, support personnel, and clients.
Highly self-motivated with exceptional organizational skills and attention to detail.
Demonstrated success as a problem solver, operating as a result-oriented self starter
Hertz is a Drug Free Workplace. All offers are contingent on successful completion of drug and background screening.
Job ID 150080
# Positions 1
Category Information Technology
Division WHQ - Park Ridge - Only
Position Type Regular Full Time