Director, Cloud Strategy and Engineering

$180,000 - $200,000 yearly
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  • Feb 08, 2021
Full time Information Technology

Job Description

Job description
  • Advises the IT function and business stakeholders on matters of cloud strategy, governance, capabilities to ensure this company has a clearly defined approach, governance and achieves optimal efficiencies related to operational activities and risk
  • Oversees the actions of cloud transformation to ensure the alignment of this company's mission, strategy, and processes to the IT strategy using a variety of models
  • Expands the company's use of cloud as a strategic enabler of goals and objectives to achieve operational efficiencies that would otherwise be unattainable
  • Develops policies, standards and guidelines to direct the selection, development, implementation and use of cloud platforms within the organization
  • Integrates this company’s strategies into the cloud strategy to ensure directional alignment and to promote the technological advancement of this company
  • Establishes directives to document current (as-is) cloud footprint and defines future state destination architecture and associated roadmaps to drive innovation and prevent obsolescence
  • Establishes and leads governance processes that work in synergy with business and IT processes to ensure compliance to cloud standards, destination, and roadmaps
  • Defines and establishes IT capabilities required to achieve strategy and gain value through cloud adoption.
  • Facilitates process for researching and selecting enabling technologies to proactively address business demands and enables co-creation for our business
  • Incorporates enabling technologies into cloud standards to ensure new technologies are appropriately supported before, during, and after launch
  • Establishes and leads a team to provide solution conceptual design to projects based on cloud standards, guidelines, and usage patterns ensuring security, scalability and supportability
  • Manages relationships with strategic partners to facilitate the identification of new and innovative ways to deliver business outcomes with cloud technology
 
Qualifications:
  • 10-12 years of progressive leadership experience within IT
  • 10+ years of experience with public cloud providers
  • Bachelors degree in technical field, Masters Degree preferred
  • Proven portfolio leading cloud transformations from business strategy to execution
  • Experience leading in a matrixed environment with multiple executive stakeholders