Deloitte Cloud Architect in Springfield, Virginia

Cloud Architect

Do you enjoy cutting edge technology and solvingdifficult problems? Are you interested in working across a variety of areasfrom requirements to architecture, testing, deployment and beyond? If so,Deloitte could be the place for you!

Harnessing the power of emerging technologiesrequires you to overcome complex systems integration challenges, both withinyour own organization s walls, and with your external partners, suppliers, andclients. A career at Deloitte will put you on the front line, supportingclients tasked with the most critical technical challenges.

Work you ll do

The Cloud Architect will design, implement, test, and maintain cloud-based data science and machine learning solutions for one of Deloitte's clients. The Cloud Architect will also help design and implement a Data Repository. The cloud architect s major duties will include, but not be limited to, the following:

Design portions of client's Data Science cloud environment, with focus on Azure

Oversee and perform development, production, staging, and QA of data science cloud infrastructure

Provide leadership in infrastructure migration methodologies and techniques including mass application movements into the cloud

Set up cloud storage and computing systems from scratch and/or improve existing cloud systems to generate efficiencies

Ensure that cloud-based systems achieve mandated levels of security accreditation

Nurture cloud computing expertise internally to drive wider cloud adoption

Other duties as assigned

The team

Cloud Engineering

Our Cloud Engineering team focuses on enabling our client s end-to-end journey from On-Premise to Cloud, with opportunities in the areas of: Cloud Strategy, Op Model Transformation, Cloud Development, Cloud Integration & APIs, Cloud Migration, Cloud Infrastructure & Engineering, and Cloud Managed Services. We help our clients see the transformational capabilities of Cloud as an opportunity for business enablement and competitive advantage.

Cloud Engineering supports our clients as they improve agility and resilience, and identifies opportunities to reduce IT operations spend through automation by enabling Cloud. We accelerate our clients towards a technology-driven future, leveraging vendor solutions and Deloitte-developed software products, tools, and accelerators.



  • Bachelor's degree

  • Ability to obtain Secret clearance

  • 7 years software or infrastructure architecture experience

  • 2 years experience with micro-services architecture


  • Knowledge of EA principles and methodologies

  • Experience with Servers, Infrastructure, Platform Sizing, Infrastructure Cost Reduction

  • Possess any additional certifications (one or more) for the design/development of distributed solutions on a leading infrastructure platform such as: - IBM Certified Solution Architect Cloud Computing Infrastructure v3 - Google Cloud Platform Qualified Developer - Microsoft Azure Solutions Architect - VMWare Certifications (Data Center Virtualization, Cloud Management and Automation, Network Virtualization) - Red Hat Certified Architect

  • Possess a certification for the architecture and implementation of solutions on a leading distributed software platform (e.g., Salesforce Technical Architect Certification).

How you ll grow

At Deloitte, our professional development plan focuses on helping people at every level of their career to identify and use their strengths to do their best work every day. From entry-level employees to senior leaders, we believe there s always room to learn. We offer opportunities to help sharpen skills in addition to hands-on experience in the global, fast-changing business world. From on-the-job learning experiences to formal development programs at Deloitte University, our professionals have a variety of opportunities to continue to grow throughout their career. Explore Deloitte University, The Leadership Center at .


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