DevOps/Cloud Architect (AWS) - Must have current SC Clearance

Job Title: DevOps/Cloud Architect (AWS) - Must have current SC Clearance
Contract Type: Contract
Location: England
Salary: £650 - £750 per day + INSIDE IR35
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH27582_1626356661
Contact Name: James Norval
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 15, 2021 14:44

Job Description

Cloud / DevOps Architect (AWS)

  • Security Clearance required: SC (Candidate must already hold SC)
  • Remote working
  • 6 month Contract position (self-employed contract position)
  • Inside IR35 - rates are competitive, likely 650/750 per day range
  • Deadline: Tuesday 20th July 2021 at noon


Working as part of a Dev/Ops model, closely aligned with architectural, security and development resources you will be providing advice, support and guidance to projects seeking to make best use of cloud based environments primarily based in AWS.

Understanding the implications of architectural decisions on security, billing and complexity is key to the role.

A broader understanding of the challenges of migrating from on-premise solutions to the cloud is required.

All the work will be collaborative, so an awareness of the importance of team dynamics, collaboration and the empowering delivery teams is essential. You should understand the importance of feedback.

Current active SC is essential


* undertake structured analysis of technical issues, translating this analysis into technical designs that describe a solution
* be consulted about design and provide design patterns
* identify deeper issues that need fixing
* look for opportunities to collaborate and reuse components, communicating with both technical and non-technical stakeholders
* understand how governance works and what governance is required. You can take responsibility for the assurance of parts of a service and know what risks need to be managed.

Relevant Skills

  • Experience architecting/engineering for cloud
  • AWS
  • Terraform