AECOM Sr Cloud Delivery Manager in Denver, Colorado
United States of America - Texas, Houston
AECOM is seeking a remote Senior Cloud Delivery Manager to join our corporate IT department. This is a virtual remote position and can be located near any of our major US locations.
At AECOM, we believe infrastructure creates opportunity for everyone. Whether it’s improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive.
We take on the most complex challenges and pioneer innovative, iconic solutions that push the limits of what’s possible – the world’s longest cable-stayed bridge, record-breaking sports events, the largest greenfield port development mega project, life-sustainingand disaster recovery programs, and the tallest tower in the Western Hemisphere.
On projects spanning transportation, buildings, water, governments, energy and the environment, we deliver professional services throughout the project lifecycle.
We are proud to be recognized for excellence:
Fortune ’s World’s Most Admired Companies – 2014-2020
#1 in Transportation and General Building in Engineering-News Record 's 2019 “Top 500 Design Firms” and #1 2019 “Top 200 Environmental Firms”
VIQTORY 2020 Military Friendly® Gold Employer
Perfect score on the Human Rights Campaign Foundation's Corporate Equality Index for 2017-2019
The Senior Cloud Delivery Manager is responsible for leading the creation of a technology framework and providing leadership in support of AECOM’s business initiatives in cloud computing and automation, with a focus on the design of systems and services that run on cloud platforms.
The position reports into the VP, Global IT Operations and will lead the Cloud Services team to provide leadership and best practices. The position requires strong leadership and teambuilding skills and must be able to collaborate effectively with a group of high performing individuals.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Lead a team of internal and external cloud Subject Matter Experts providing end-to-end architecture, networking, provisioning, and management of our cloud providers.
Demonstrate leadership ability to back decisions with research and the “why,” and articulate several options, the pros and cons for each, and a recommendation
Maintain overall industry knowledge on latest trends, technology, etc.
Review solutions architecture and evaluate architectural alternatives for private, public and hybrid cloud models, including IaaS, PaaS, and other cloud services
Drive scope definition, requirements analysis, functional and technical design, application build, product configuration, unit testing, and production deployment
Ensure delivered solutions meet/perform to technical and functional/non-functional requirements
Provide leadership in the diagnosis and resolution of an issue, including the determination and provision of workaround solution or escalation to service owners
Ensure delivered solutions are realized in time frame committed; work in conjunction with project sponsors to size and manage scope and risk
Provide support and technical governance, expertise related to cloud architectures, deployment, and operations
Provide thought leadership in industry and to fellow team members across business and technical project dimensions solving complex business requirements
Demonstrate forward thinking around where the organization is going and how technology can support these efforts
Advocate and define cloud architecture vision from a strategic perspective, including internal and external platforms, tools, and systems
Act as the coach and mentor to team members and technical staff on their assigned project tasks
Develop a cohesive team and ensure their continued success
Lead the definition and development of cloud reference architecture and management systems
Conduct product work reviews with team members
The ideal candidate for this role will have:
10 + years of experience spanning at least two IT disciplines, including technical architecture, network management, application development, middleware, database management or operations
Experience with AWS and VMWare enterprise implementations
Exposure to multiple, diverse technologies and processing environments
Knowledge of all components of a technical architecture
Knowledge of business process re-engineering principles and processes
Strong understanding of network architecture and application development methodologies
Strong understanding of SOA, object-oriented analysis and design, and/or client/server systems
Level specific responsibilities:
Contributes to short- and/or long-range IT program plans consistent with the information needs and priorities of the functional group.
May develop and initiate programs that support functions and strategies of IT and the organization.
May perform the personnel management functions required to develop and maintain a qualified and motivated staff.
Oversees the administration and maintenance of the company’s infrastructure and directs, leads and manages as necessary.
Works with diverse business groups and customers to implement strategic objectives for the IT organization.
May provide consultation and support to project groups and users in operating systems.
- BA/BS degree in Computer Science, Systems Analysis or related field plus 10 years of relevant IT experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education, including 2 years of leadership experience.
Experience with Microsoft O365 cloud hosting environments preferred
Current AWS certification is preferred although solid demonstrated experience with EC2, VPC, S3, Route 53, Elastic Beanstalk, RDS, Lambda, RDS, and Storage Gateway would meet requirements
Experience with development and automation tools such as AWS CloudFormation, Terraform, Ansible, Puppet, Chef, Jenkins, Python, Docker, and Kubernetes
Experience managing operating system basics in the context of system design and deployment
Experience managing on-premise data center workloads, processes, and methodologies
Experience managing and migrating into IaaS, SaaS, PaaS, and DBaaS platforms
A demonstrable record of designing and deploying technology initiatives and delivering outstanding results
Experience in IT infrastructure and applications development; ability to understand IT and client technical requirements
Relevant Cloud Certifications:
Google Certified Professional Cloud Architect
Google Certified Professional Data Engineer
AWS Certified Solutions Architect – Associate
AWS Certified SysOps Administrator
AWS Certified Developer – Associate
Microsoft Certified: Microsoft Azure Fundamentals
Microsoft Certified: Azure Administrator Associate
Microsoft Certified: Azure Solutions Architect Expert
Certified Cloud Security Professional (CCSP)
Due to being a primarily remote position that can be based from multiple nationwide locations, relocation is not available for this position
Due to the nature of this position, US citizenship is required
What We Offer
When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future. Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world, but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.
Job Category Information Technology
Business Line Corporate
Business Group Corporate
Country United States of America
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 244243BR
Additional Locations US - Atlanta, GA - 1 Philips Drive, US - Chicago, IL - 303 E Wacker Drive, US - Denver , CO 80237 Technology Way 7595, US - Glen Allen, VA - 4840 Cox Road, US - Los Angeles, CA - 300 S Grand Ave, US - New York, NY - 125 Broad Street
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.