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Senior Google Cloud Platform Architect

As a Senior GCP Architect at Ensono, you will be playing a critical lead role with one of our most important clients from a hands-on technical and leadership perspective; working closely with the client’s team to help them design both the strategy and the implementation plan for an enterprise wide eco-system within GCP; resolving team challenges that might arise within a complex project and helping the client to realize the business benefit of their investment in GCP.

About the role and what you'll be doing:  
You can expect to be the lead GCP technical expert for the client’s overall GCP program and being responsible for designing and architecting an overall cloud eco-system in GCP that meets both technical and business requirements, designing sub and application-level environments with the larger GCP eco-system and advising both the client and the Ensono teams on migrations and implementations throughout the project lifecycle.  You will be tasked with creating testable code and building GCP based cloud native solutions and will also serve as a mentor on the team.  

You will be working across the full project lifecycle, understanding the business and client requirements, navigating through complex stakeholder relationships, and articulating solutions to both technical and non-technical audiences, as well as coaching and mentoring members of the project team. 

You will be a self-starter, and proactive in your project work and your career, continuously looking for ways to add value to your community and Ensono. 

We want all new Associates to succeed in their roles at Ensono. That's why we've outlined the job requirements below. To be considered for this role, it's important that you meet all Required Qualifications. If you do not meet all of the Preferred Qualifications, we still encourage you to apply. 


Required Qualifications  

  • Working with Google VMware Engine (GCVE) and GCP Networking experience to enable GCVE deployments 
  • Migrating VMware workloads from on-prem to GCVE, hybrid cloud connectivity with HCX and NSX-T etc. 

  • GCP native Networking (VPC, Firewall, Load Balancer) and 3rd party appliances e.g., palo alto, F5 etc. 

  • Architecting & building enterprise grade GCP landing zone 

  • Google Cloud Services like Google App Engine (GAE), Google Compute Engine (GCE), Google Cloud Functions (GCF), Cloud Storage, Cloud SQL (Oracle/Postgres), Cloud Filestore, Networking (VPC, Firewall, & Load Balancer) 

  • Experience as a GCP architect or significant experience as a GCP Solution Architect across multiple projects and diverse environments 

  • Experience with containerization such as Google Kubernetes Engine (GKE), and Kubernetes will be a plus 

  • Experience working on an Agile team 

  • DevOps (CICD, IaC etc.) will be a plus 

  • Experience with VMware SDDC and traditional VMware vSphere will be a plus 

  • Ability to work independently with minimal direction and ready to learn additional technologies (self-starter) 


Preferred Qualifications 

Experience with – 

  • Transferring business requirements to enterprise level strategic architectural design 

  • Understanding business and client requirements and articulating the purpose of a solution and why certain tools and frameworks were chosen to both technical and non-technical audiences 

  • Accountability for code and engineering quality   

Ability to – 

  • work well with others and mentor those in their early career. 

  • pair with other team members as needed to assist with deliverables and education 

  • resolve challenges on a complex project and take responsibility for outcomes, code and engineering quality 

  • Great communication skills, in particular: presenting, collaborating and partnering with stakeholders 


Why Ensono? 

Ensono is a place you can do great things – for our clients and for your career. You can do great things through innovation or collaboration, by learning or volunteering, or to promote diversity and inclusion. You can do great things for your own health or for a healthier planet. Whatever it means to you to do great things we want Ensono to be the place you can do it.  

  • We are a client-facing business, but we do encourage clients to allow us to work remotely most of the time so if you are not required to be on client site, you can choose to work from home or in our Ensono offices 

  • Unlimited Paid Days Off 

  • Two health plan options through Blue Cross Blue Shield 

  • 401k with company match 

  • Eligibility for dental, vision, short and long-term disability, life and AD&D coverage, and flexible spending accounts 

  • Depending on location, ability to take advantage of fitness centers 

  • Wellness program 

  • Flexible work schedule 

  • This is a new team we are building, so you can be a part of the excitement that comes with this!  


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