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Senior Cloud Architect | S4 | Cloud Enablement | Milton Keynes

Job Description

Job Description

This role will be key to the connection and translation between business and customer needs and technical/cloud requirements. You will be responsible for reducing the gap between complex problems and solutions. You will be able to explain complex and technical architectures and solutions to technical and non-technical audiences, including senior management.

The difference you will make.

  • Designing / assuring appropriate solutions to reduce the risk of Cloud architecture change

  • Creating cloud reference architecture documents within the Architecture team

  • Designing Cloud service solutions based on global and local architectural requirements

  • Reviewing, championing and presenting designs and solutions from other Product teams to technical and non-technical audiences, including consultancy to improve architectures

Candidate Description

  • AWS Certified Solutions Architect Associate (or higher) certification

  • Strong overall technical AWS Knowledge is essential, including expert level knowledge of AWS core services including IAM, EC2, KMS, S3, EKS, ECS, RDS and native database services

    It would also be nice for you to have.

  • Experience in aligning designs with governance, compliance and regulatory aspects using AWS cloud technologies within the Finance sector and experience of transforming legacy solutions from on-premise implementations to the cloud.

  • Experience of Infrastructure Orchestration (IaC) using Terraform

  • Experience of Microsoft Azure Cloud

  • Demonstrable experience architecting, building, and delivering highly available and fault tolerant Cloud based solutions in AWS

Application Description

If there's anything we can do in the recruitment process to help you achieve your best, get in touch. Whether it's a copy of our application form in another format or additional assistance, we're available through telephone, email, or face to face. You can contact us at or call 0870 414 9080.

Employer Description

At Santander we're driven by our purpose - to help people and businesses prosper. This means we help customers to create change for themselves and those around them, and we champion businesses to grow sustainably. We do this by always living our values of Simple, Personal and Fair.

At Santander, we each take personal responsibility for managing risk by embracing the I AM Risk framework - to Identify, Assess, Manage and Report risks, and to continuously build a deeper understanding of the risks we face. It is an important part of our culture at Santander, and we will provide you with knowledge to help you manage risks in your role.