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Cloud Architect (Azure/AWS)

United States, Virginia, McLean
1660 International Drive (Show on map)
February 24, 2023

NTT DATA Services strives to hire exceptional, innovative and passionate individuals who want to grow with us. If you want to be part of an inclusive, adaptable, and forward-thinking organization, apply now.

We are currently seeking a Infrastructure Program Manager to join our team McLean, VA


At NTT DATA, we know that with the right people on board, anything is possible. The quality, integrity, and commitment of our employees are key factors in our company's growth, market presence and our ability to help our clients stay a step ahead of the competition. By hiring the best people and helping them grow both professionally and personally, we ensure a bright future for NTT DATA and for the people who work here.

We are currently seeking a Cloud Architect to join our team in Falls Church, VA.

In the role of Cloud Architect, you will be required to design and build the cloud computing architecture, translating project-specific needs into a cloud structure that covers all requirements with appropriate weight given to relevant security requirements. You will carry out deployment and integration of application in the designed cloud environment, understanding needs of both the business and the client to implement cloud strategies those meet the needs.

This position is contingent upon contract award.

Duties and Tasks:

  • Create and review architecture and solution design artifacts
  • Provides guidance on software methodologies, standards and best practices
  • Demonstrate hands-on experience in developing enterprise architecture strategy aligned with business strategy.
  • Guides development team and reviews their deliverables for quality product
  • Ability to recommend solution to internal/external stakeholders clearly articulating the pros and cons of various solutions
  • Hands on experience migrating on-premises applications into cloud environments
  • Proactively communicate the Program/project managers by Identifying, mitigate Risks, Assumptions, Issues, assumptions throughout full lifecycle
  • Demonstrates strong analytical and technical problem-solving skills
  • Ability to analyze and operate at various levels of abstraction
  • Strong technical architecture skills, enabling workable/realistic solutions
  • Commendable interpersonal skills and organizational skills that are required to operate as a leading member of global, distributed teams that deliver quality services
  • Ability to rapidly gain knowledge of the organizational structure of the firm to facilitate work with groups outside of the immediate technical team.
  • Additional responsibilities as assigned by management

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in related field or equivalent education and work experience
  • Experience with infrastructure installation, maintenance and troubleshooting in an Azure/AWS Cloud Environment
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience designing and migrating large infrastructures from physical to virtual environments.

Candidates for this position will be required to adhere to NTT DATA's and its clients' COVID-19 health and safety protocols. NTT DATA is committed to complying with the Safer Federal Workforce Task Force COVID-19 Workplace Safety Guidance for Federal Contractors and Subcontractors to the extent it is enforced by the federal government or any of its clients. If this position becomes subject to a COVID-19 vaccination mandate based on applicable law or client requirement, candidates will be required to become fully vaccinated as defined by NTT DATA or be approved for an exemption in accordance with applicable law.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Advanced Knowledge in Windows, VMware, Azure
  • Advance knowledge of Enterprise Level Cloud infrastructure & operations


About NTT DATA Services

NTT DATA Services is a global business and IT services provider specializing in digital, cloud and automation across a comprehensive portfolio of consulting, applications, infrastructure and business process services. We are part of the NTT family of companies, a partner to 85 % of the Fortune 100.

NTT DATA Services is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, gender, disability, age, veteran-status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other class protected by law.