Cloud Solution Architect (Sr. Manager/Cloud Services)

Etisalat - UAE

Dubai, UAE

Ref: HP440-421

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

Brief Description:

Principal Functions:

• Understanding the key business and technical requirements of the customers and deliver the complete cloud solution proposals

Duties& Responsibilities:

• Engage with customers to understand business requirements
• Build the solution design including technical architecture, operating processes, economics, benefits and evolution.
• Translate business requirements throughout the architecture procedure and deliver technical solutions in accordance with architecture standards, and design specifications in digital solutions
• Support the sales team in presenting the solution design and benefits to the customer
• Engage with Finance, Contracts and extended teams to ensure profitability clearance and partner compliance of the solution presented
• Review, understand, analyze, and evaluate technology trends and new business models ideas
• Engage with vendors and attend technical forums to keep updated on state of the art technology
• Collaborate with business development & product marketing team across digital solutions to find opportunities for and showcase ideas in the Innovation and emerging business pipeline
• Create business architecture models demonstrating how products, operations and systems inter operate within Etisalat digital solution arena
• Conduct analysis to determine best path for solving business problems/opportunities that may include process improvement, systems enhancement, user training
• Apply and utilize appropriate methods to ensure results oriented deliverables in away that can be recreated and leveraged as intellectual capital
• Ensure solutions designed are aligned to enterprise architecture standards and principles ,leverage common solutions and services, and meet financial targets (cost and benefits)
• Lead the effort to translate business strategies and objectives into capabilities


Job Requirements:

• Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Computer Science, Information Technology or a related discipline
• 5-6 years of experience in IT Infrastructure and Cloud Solution design and development
• VMWare Virtualization
• Microsoft Azure & O365
• Amazon Web Services
• Networking & Security
• Storage, Backup & DR certifications
• Kubernetes & Containers

About the Company

Etisalat has been the telecommunications service provider in the UAE since 1976, and has built up a modern telecom infrastructure and established itself as an innovative and reliable operator.

Etisalat stands 140th among the Financial Times Top 500 Corporations in the world in terms of market capitalization, and is ranked by The Middle East magazine as the 6th largest company in the Middle East in terms of capitalization and revenues. The Corporation is the largest contributor outside the oil sector to development programmes of the UAE Federal Government, and is an award-winning socially responsible corporation. Etisalat has also won accolades from across the region for its nationalization programme.

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