Senior GCP Cloud Architect

Posted 1 year ago

D|OPS Digital is a DevOps Integrator focused on providing DevOps and Technology Consulting around technologies like GitLab, HashiCorp, Prisma Cloud, AWS, Kubernetes, Azure and GCP. Our Centre of Excellence helps large corporations accelerate their software delivery lifecycle to deliver quality code fast. We deliver a variety of different service offerings including DevOps tooling and process assessments, toolchain migrations, ecosystem integrations etc.

We are looking for a Senior GCP Cloud Architect. You will be responsible for spreading knowledge, ideas and applied implementation skills needed to improve software delivery and runtime performance. You will be responsible for providing a focus on commercialisation of data and services. In addition to technical skills, you will also be a crucial mentor for teams through their Agile/DevOps journey.



  • Determine the firm’s standards for the selected tooling (e.g. GCP services, Big Query, Cloud Run, Cloud Storage, GKE + Kubernetes, Cloud Functions, Anthos, Migrate for Anthos, API Management)
  • Assist in defining how the technologies could be adopted where they are not yet in use across the firm or are early in adoption (e.g. Kubernetes)
  • Propose an appropriate technical solution that fits the business requirements and group standards
  • Author/co-author the solution architecture and technical design documents
  • Work as part of a team defining, designing and implementing solutions for our customers
  • Author/extend the CI/CD pipeline (Jenkins configuration, Terraform/Terragrunt deployment, Bitbucket git VCS) to deploy Kubernetes clusters(if appropriate) and pods to host the application containers


Qualifications / Required Skills:

    • Extensive experience developing against GCP (assumed ideal: GCP Certified Cloud Architect)
    • Extensive Docker and Kubernetes experience
    • Deep understanding of CI/CD principles and practices (Jenkins, Bitbucket)
    • Deep understanding of infrastructure as code and immutable infrastructure (Terraform)
    • 5+ years of experience configuring and managing infrastructures
    • Experience working with centralised configuration management tools (Ansible, Chef and/or Puppet)
    • Strong understanding of networking fundamentals (IP, TCP, UDP, load balancing, etc.)




Desired skills:

  • GCP Certified Professional Cloud Architect


What we offer:

  • We are one of very few DevOps Technology Integrators in the market helping large multinational corporations accelerate their software delivery lifecycle to deliver quality code fast.
  • Our company founders have extensive experience in building high growth services companies with significant focus placed on creating a world class working environment.
  • We offer a great place to work for our employees, offering career development at all levels, technical training, and certifications.
  • We enable the opportunity to work with some of the most exciting technology brands (we have technology experience with GitLab, HashiCorp, PrismaCloud etc) in our space in some of the most challenging customer situations.


About D|OPS Digital

D|Ops Digital is a “Pure Play” DevOps consulting firm targeting Enterprise and Service Provider customers who want to drive SDLC acceleration, cycle time compression and compliance. Head Quartered in London. Our leadership team boast a heritage of building then scaling hyper growth cloud and application services companies quickly by delivering a truly exceptional customer experience. We have significant experience in recruiting, building, then developing high performance teams and above all creating an amazing place to work. Our Senior Practitioners have a deep understanding of transformation and change in delivering DevOps, Security, SDLC, and Cloud Acceleration outcomes in some of the most complex highly regulated enterprise environments in the world. D|Ops Digital have access to over 100 qualified development and consulting resources located across Europe and the New York Metro area. Our mission is to be a “Design Led” company who helps our customers to implement the best practices and reap the benefits that can be attained from implementing a DevOps mentality across the end to end software development cycle. We will assist them to improve their delivery cycle from “Idea” to “Production” in days, rather than weeks & months. “Our customers will build, test and deploy quality code fast!” – They will be planning to implement an integrated an automated DevOps platform or replace a poorly integrated tool chain. We intend to position GitLab as the market leading “Enterprise Ready” Continuous Integration, Continuous Development,Continuous Delivery platform to address these challenges. Our proven implementation methodology is designed to help to dramatically improve then automate theEnterprise CI/CD process. Once the platform is implemented, D|Ops Digital service offerings will then accelerate the migration of horizontally scaled CI/CD pipelines to public, private & hybrid cloud. By being firmly integrated into our customers SDLC, D|Ops Digital will be well placed to augment other key activities and tasks associated with Assisted Development, Cloud Migration, FinOps and Risk Management. In summary, we intend to create an incredible place to work, that offers opportunity for all.

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