Lead Cloud & Server Architect

New York, NY

We are representing an Lead Cloud & Server Architect position for an Asset Management firm in New York City
The ideal candidate will have a solid understanding of cloud computing and technology systems, as well as experience designing and transferring applications to the cloud. This leader should be self-motivated, have a positive attitude and excellent communication skills to work within this team-oriented environment.




  • Lead the implementation and operations for server and cloud (AWS & Azure) technology projects for both the development and infrastructure teams
  • Research, recommend and implement infrastructure technologies that support the organizational cloud based transformation process
  • Manage and build a team of effective resources (both internal and consultants)
  • Partner with the CISO and the security team to ensure the secure operations of the infrastructure and support the implementation of best-of-breed security technologies
  • Engage and manage vendors (existing and future)
  • Oversee the ongoing administration and operations of the server and cloud technologies, including recommendations and implementation of operational improvements
  • Create and maintain design and operations documentation




  • Exceptional knowledge of Microsoft technologies (Client/Server, O365, AD & SCCM)
  • Strong knowledge of cloud technologies (Azure)
  • Strong knowledge of VMware
  • Excellent communications skills
  • Capacity to effectively manage multiple projects and balance competing demands
  • Ability to think strategically and act operationally in a fast paced dynamic environment
  • Bachelor Degree in Computer Science or related field
  • Minimum 10 years with the design, implementation and operations of an enterprise Windows Server and Active Directory environment
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in the design, implementation and operations of cloud technologies (Azure or AWS) technologies
  • PowerShell and other scripting languages (Infrastructure as code)


Note: Qualified candidates will be contacted within 2 business days of application. If an applicant does not meet the above criteria, we will keep your resume on file for future opportunities and may contact you for further discussion.

Date Posted 3/6/2019
Salary $140,000 - $160,000 + Bonus

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