Marsh & McLennan Senior Network Cloud Architect in Atlanta, Georgia

As a Senior Network/Cloud Architect/Engineer you will primarily be responsible for developing architectural standards and solutions for our various network/cloud technologies for internal solution\s and customer facing applications. Specific responsibilities:

Define and enforce best practices for:

Cloud architecture

Cloud networking

Cloud security

Strong understanding of cloud migration techniques (on premise to Cloud Platforms)Cloud expertise gained from production application deployment, proven experience of delivering complex cloud project engagements.

Understanding of hybrid cloud solutions and experience of integrating public cloud into tradition hosting/delivery models

Evaluate new technologies and vendors to meet specific business requirements and provide cost effective optimized solutions for the Marsh ClearSight enterprise.

Proven experience in cloud infrastructure assessments and cloud migrations

Communicate proposed designs & solutions to senior management in written and verbal presentations and display financial knowledge in the area of network services.

Serve as subject matter expert: keep current with and engage with key cloud solution vendors to derive the appropriate technology, facilitate proof of concept testing of proposed solutions, and act as a consultative resource to the business units and level 3 support to the customers, support/service delivery and operations groups.

Designing end to end application and data security

Assist in the planning and design of key network technologies working closely with the information security group

Supporting cloud application migration projects including optimizing technical reliability and improving application performance

Implementing cost optimized solutions (based on usage, business requirements and budget)

Ability to push a point/right solution to different stakeholders (both technical and non-technical) Qualifications

Possess the ability to clearly articulate the pros and cons of technology choices and solution design decisions and to construct and present rational options to clients and prospective clients on the options they have;

A Strong Background in end to end infrastructure technologies and architecture , ideally from more than one company

Have a focus on getting the job done and done properly;

Be willing to learn, grow and stretch into new roles and different industries/domains;

High Availability and Disaster recovery implementations

Experience of designing and implementing application and infrastructure monitoring solutions

Experience architecting and deploying multi-tiered applications.

Experience in architecting security architectures across infrastructure and applications

Experience in performance tuning, including the following ; (load balancing, web servers, content delivery Networks, Caching (Content and API))

Good understanding of application architectures10+ years network architecture & design experience in a global environment.

In-depth knowledge of Firewalls, Load Balancers, Web Application Firewalls, perimeter and internal protection of customer data

Knowledgeable to design, maintain and recommend technologies like Cisco IOS, load balancing (F5s and Cisco CSS), LAN/WAN deployment and administration, MPLS transport, network protocols (ATM, Frame Relay, SONET, Ethernet, TCP/IP, HSRP), 82.11a/g wireless deployment and administration, DNS management, Layer 3 routing protocols (IGP, BGP, EIGRP and OSPF) and GRE/IPSec tunneling protocols

Ability to switch between high level and detailed administration as needed.

Excellent verbal and written communication skills, presentations and extensive design and architecture documentation development

Ability to multi-task, interface with multiple technical & non-technical teams and lead projects in a global matrix organizational environment.

Bachelor in Engineering or Computer Science.

Good familiarity with the disciplines of enterprise software development such as configuration & release management, source code & version controls, and operational considerations such as monitoring and instrumentation

Marsh & McLennan Companies offers competitive salaries and comprehensive benefits. For more information about our company, please visit us at: http://www.mmc.com/. We embrace a culture that celebrates and promotes the many backgrounds, heritages and perspectives of our colleagues and clients. For more information, please visit us at: www.mmc.com/diversity.

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