Head of Cloud Engineering

Recruiter
Uniting Ambition
Location
London
Salary
120000.00 - 150000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
25 Nov 2021
Closes
04 Dec 2021
Position/Level
Professional / Specialist
Responsibilities
Information Technology
Contract Type
Permanent
Language
English

Head of Cloud Engineering

GBP120,000.00 - GBP150,000.00 + Benefits

Full-Time - Permanent

London/Remote

Fast Growing Global Organisation

Description

My client is looking for a Head of Cloud Engineering to join their team on a Full time basis.

This is a unique opportunity for a senior cloud solutions engineering leader that is looking to become a part of a globally growing software engineering and digital transformation business

The Head of Cloud Engineering is a key leadership role that works with major internal and external stakeholders to drive how the organisation can exploit cloud-based offerings to drive better business outcomes for their clients. As part of the Digital engineering team, this role is responsible for defining and maintaining a multi-cloud strategy across their client base.

This role will set up the technical strategy for Cloud as a part of the Engineering team, develop and maintain technical roadmap, ensure competency excellence and organizational effectiveness within the team; drive solutions, products, and accelerators creation within its own domain in alignment with other functional disciplines.

This role will be the primary business contact for their cloud adoption and transformation services and capabilities.


Responsibilities
  • Set up a technical strategy for Cloud offerings and drive continuous innovation culture within the teams
  • Demonstrate internal multi-cloud, application modernization, and cloud DevOps thought-leadership to key client stakeholder groups up to C level
  • Align internal cloud capabilities to the unified sales strategy within the business, identifying areas of focus and ensuring we have the necessary delivery capability
  • Demonstrate in-depth cloud consulting skills and have an up-to-date view of, and opinion on, the dynamic cloud market
  • Develop, maintain and regularly update technical roadmap (unified delivery framework) and ensure a consistent approach to tracking of deliverables' quality various teams in the organization
  • Provide expert technical advice and guidance on Cloud Services related matters to internal and external clients, bearing on the successful use of complex technologies, frameworks, products, and services
  • Develop cloud-based product/service propositions and take these to market with the Go-To-Market (GTM) team
  • Support Sales and GTM teams and help customers clarify their requirements, contribute to preparing and supporting bids and sales proposals
  • Participate in projects and deliver high-end solutions as a leading expert
  • Contribute and maintain to AWS, Microsoft Azure, GCP partnerships and alliances
  • Ensure Cloud solutions/products are Embedded into all their Digital offerings

Requirements
  • An independent, entrepreneurial, innovative, and fresh thinker in the multi-cloud (AWS, Azure, GCP, and others) offering space
  • 10+ years in Engineering or Technology roles, leading Cloud Transformation, Adoption, and DevSecOps teams
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication including superior presentation skills and proven ability to work effectively at all organizational levels
  • Recent experience in delivery of large scale projects with multiple dependencies across teams
  • Ability to understand business requirements and translate them into technical solutions

Head of Cloud Engineering