GCP Architect

2 months ago
$65 - $80/hour (Estimated)Reston, VAAmeritech Global Inc

Responsibilities and Duties
Position Overview:

Job Title: GCP Architect
Location: Reston ,VA
Duration: Long Term (High Possibility of Extension)

Primary Skills : Ansible ,Devops, Docker, GCP, Kubernetes.

Core Responsibilities:

  • Provide subject matter expertise in the area of Google Cloud Platform services and solution best practices
  • Stay apprised and familiar with new GCP services, security standards and/or deployment patterns across the market space.
  • Self-starter with an in-depth hands-on work experience with large-scale implementations of Google Cloud Platform (GCP) and with AWS or Azure combined.
  • Provide technical support directly to internal teams and customers during any of the sales, delivery and procurement lifecycles.
  • Support project scoping activities, requirements capture and solution development activities.
  • Produce high-quality technical documentation for both internal and external consumption.
  • Work collaboratively with other team members throughout the project lifecycle, communicate effectively, and foster team success.
  • Actively contribute towards internal practices and business processes with a focus on GCP adoption.

Required Experience:

  • Google Certified Professional
  • 10+ years of overall experience, to include a minimum of 5 years of enterprise, full-life cycle in Architecture in the professional IT/Software Development services industry.
  • 3+ years project experience migrating and deploying cloud-based solutions GCP
  • Proven experience as a successful senior engineer and/or cloud engineer highly desirable
  • Container experience with Docker and Kubernetes or other container orchestration platforms
  • Understanding of Agile, SCRUM and Continuous Delivery
  • In-depth knowledge in the area of cloud services, best practice deployment patterns and overall market trends
  • Experience turning high-level requirements into viable, robust, scalable, and cost-effective solutions
  • Experience guiding solution scoping, development and deployment activities
  • Experience producing high-quality technical documentation - e.g.: architecture specifications, whitepapers, deployment guides, blog posts, case studies
  • Hold active certifications– e.g.: Google Cloud, AWS, Microsoft Azure
  • Strong interpersonal, communication, planning, presentation and relationship building skill.

Job Type: Contract


  • full-life cycle in Architecture: 10 years (Required)
  • Docker and Kubernetes or other orchestration platforms: 5 years (Required)
  • migrating and deploying cloud-based solutions GCP: 8 years (Required)