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Cloud Architect (GCP)

Date:  12-Nov-2022
City:  Łódź
Company:  GFT Technologies SE


Why join GFT?


You will work with and learn from top IT experts. You will join a crew of experienced engineers: 60% of our employees are senior level.


Interested in the cloud? You will enjoy our full support in developing your skills: training programs, certifications and our internal community of experts. We have strong partnerships with top cloud providers: Google, Amazon and Microsoft - we are number one in Poland in numbers of GCP certificates.

We are focused on development and knowledge sharing. Internal expert communities provide a comfortable environment where you can develop your skillset in areas such as blockchain, Big Data, cloud computing or artificial intelligence.  


You will work in a stable company (32 years on the market) in demanding and challenging projects for the biggest financial institutions in the world.



What will you do?


As a GCP Architect, you will participate in one of the biggest application migration in investment baking sector.

You will advise stakeholders and translate business requirements into secure, scalable, and reliable solutions. Help shape and deliver on a strategy to build mind share and broad use of solutions and own the technical engagement and ultimate success around specific implementations.


This role requires managing how decisions in each area affect an overall solution, developing a deep expertise in GCP technology as well as broad know-how around how applications and services are constructed using GCP. Capturing and sharing best-practice knowledge amongst the solution architect community.

You will actively support partner relationships and contribute to growth of strategic skillset of cloud community in GFT.



Your skills:


  • In depth experience in architecting cloud solutions with GCP public cloud provider
  • Strong knowledge and experience of Continuous Integration & Delivery and DevOps & Agile principles and practices
  • Experience of creating and delivering (hybrid) cloud application migration strategies and/or landing zones to meet customer specific requirements
  • Familiarity with enterprise architecture/infrastructure/integration patterns
  • Familiarity with and ability to design microservice architectures, containerization, Kubernetes, infrastructure as code (Terraform preferably), service mesh, API gateways
  • Understanding of system productionization concerns and NFRs: HA, DR, logging and monitoring
  • Advanced experience and knowledge across various aspects of IT, including networking, virtualization, identity, security, business continuity, disaster recovery, data management, budgeting, and governance
  • Ability to translate business requirements into secure, scalable, and reliable solutions
  • Excellent communication skills that will allow you to represent GFT within a customer’s environment and drive discussions with senior personnel within the company
  • Ability to work independently on a forward edge with direct exposure to senior stakeholders
  • Ability to support sales and contribute to offering materials
  • Fluent English and readiness for frequent written, phone or direct communication
  • Experience in leading small teams would be a plus



We offer you:


  • Working in a highly experienced and dedicated team
  • Competitive salary and extra benefit package that can be tailored to your personal needs (private medical coverage, sport & recreation package, lunch subsidy, life insurance, etc.)
  • Permanent or B2B contract
  • On-line training and certifications fit for career path
  • Free on-line foreign languages lessons
  • Regular social events
  • Access to e-learning platform
  • Ergonomic and functional working space with 2 monitors (you can also borrow monitors and office chair for your home office)


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