Enterprise IT Cloud Manager.

  • technology
  • permanent
  • UK

Currently looking for an enterprise IT Cloud Manager on a perm basis for our client who is a UK-based organization that operates as the central communications service provider

The role involves leading the current cloud team, empowering them to become the authority in Cloud technologies.

The position entails taking responsibility for establishing the team's direction, as well as executing and actively participating in project delivery. Expertise in AWS and relevant certifications and experience are essential for this role.

What you'll be doing


  • Lead and oversee all pipeline activities for programs delivered into AWS, including estimating the impact on cloud architects and DevOps engineers and reflecting these estimates in demand tools.
  • Contribute to the business planning process, ensuring the capability and capacity to support new development, upgrades, and maintenance, including team size, structure, and predicted costs.
  • Manage relationships with AWS and support companies to ensure a fully managed environment.
  • Ensure the team has the necessary capacity and skills to manage the existing AWS estate, focusing on security, robustness, and availability based on well-architected principles.
  • Collaborate with Cloud Architects to define and drive the enterprise cloud architecture strategy, with a focus on public cloud PaaS/IaaS and cloud-based applications at Smart DCC.
  • Develop the team's skills, incorporating modern tooling, best practices in AWS, and new technologies available in AWS.




What we're looking for


Skills & Experience


  • Possesses AWS Certified Solution Architect Associate certification (or similar certification at a comparable level on MS Azure).
  • Strong technical background with a specific focus on cloud-hosted solutions, integrations, and environment transformation.
  • Demonstrated track record and experience in defining, designing, and delivering "cloud first" strategies and solutions.
  • Proven experience in creating high-level and low-level designs to support technology transformation initiatives.
  • Extensive experience in managing cloud-hosted environments.
  • Demonstrated expertise in systems integration.
  • Familiarity with key technology risks/issues and enterprise risk management strategies.
  • Subject matter expert in cloud solutions architecture and DevOps methodologies.
  • Proficient in applying architectural tools and methods.
  • Knowledge and experience with cloud well-architected frameworks and adoption principles.




What's in it for you?


· £80,000-£87,000

· Bonus scheme

· Pension

· Private medical insurance.

· Car allowance

· Extensive personal development and training opportunities

· Hybrid working - Many of our people work 1 to 3 days in the office..

· Flexible holidays - increase your standard 25 days by purchasing extra days.

· Dental plan.

· Cycle to work scheme

· Childcare vouchers

· Headspace free membership - a popular mindfulness app.

· Season ticket travel loan

· Charity days

· Retail discounts.

· Discounted gym membership

· RAC discount

· Income protection scheme





Mae Hunter