Oracle Cloud Solution Architect

  • Full Time
  • London


Oracle Cloud Solution Architect

Permanent / Full Time

Salary £77,000 – £110,000 + generous benefits package

Location – London or UK wide in any UK office (London, Woking, Manchester, Birmingham, Bristol etc)

We are currently looking for an Oracle Cloud / Infrastructure Architect to join a leading innovative team in a prestigious organisation. Our client offers excellence in career growth, professional development and a coveted personalised benefits package.

The primary focus of this role will see you take responsibility for the end to end Infrastructure Architecture of large Oracle Cloud implementations, covering Oracle’s OCI products set, Oracle PaaS and aspects of SaaS solutions too. Additionally, the role may encompass supporting pre-sales activities and the generation of go-to-market strategies.

Essential Skills

*You will be a Cloud Infrastructure Architect with expertise across the spectrum of modern infrastructure such as Networking, Compute, Storage, Databases, Replication, Containerisation, Event Stream Processing and PaaS deployment, with a focus on Oracle technologies; you may have a background as an SME in one of these areas

*An understanding of modern Cloud-native infrastructure and development practices such as Infrastructure as Code, Configuration Management tooling, DevOps tooling and practices as well as the evolution and operation of CI/CD. You should have an understanding, or working knowledge of Oracle Cloud (OCI), but an understanding of other platforms is

*Experience of end to end project delivery and the associated implementation methodologies

*Strong communication skills and experience with Distributed Delivery experience (Off-Shore / On-Shore project delivery)

*The ability to build strong and fruitful client relationships and identify and develop opportunities for new business

*Passion and a genuine interest for Oracle Cloud technologies and products

*Capability, experience and passion to lead Oracle Cloud Assessments and Engagements with senior CXO level clients

*Awareness of Oracle’s IaaS and PaaS strategy and portfolio with the ability to confidently articulate their relevance to customers’ businesses.

Key Responsibilities:

*You will work as a lead Cloud Architect on complex Cloud implementations. The role will also provide the opportunity to own and deliver Cloud Migration Assessments and Oracle Cloud Solutions across a range of industries. You will be given opportunities to gain exposure to wider Cloud offerings including those across Oracle’s IaaS and PaaS portfolios but also in other public or private clouds where appropriate

*As a Cloud Infrastructure Architect, you will work closely with the account teams during sales pursuits – this will include leading on client presentations, drafting of RFP/ITT responses, estimating, and also assisting during the contracting process

*You will obtain an opportunity to work in a leading role managing technical and development leads whilst retaining overall architecture responsibility.

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Contact Name: Peter Hirst
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