Cloud Software Service Architect

Job Description

The Service Architect will be part of the Cloud Engineering Team within the Development Group and will be responsible for the research and collaborating on definition of PaaS and SaaS solutions for New Dream Network, LLC (DreamHost.com). Final deliverables will utilize OpenStack-based DreamHost cloud products. The architect will work very closely with IaaS devs in the Cloud Team, coordinate with project managers, and collaborate with various team leads and Business Strategy. The architect will also support Product Management, Marketing, and Engineering as the Development Group's representative on the creation, enhancement, and support of current and future solution initiatives.

The candidate must have at least 8 years experience in software development/professional services/solution engineering/consulting with expertise in architecting and deploying service solutions and rolling out new technology and solution initiatives.

Preferred location is Atlanta but open to anywhere in US for the right candidate. If you're damned good and not in the US, let's talk.

Responsibilities

As the hands-on technical subject matter expert, the Cloud Service Architect will be responsible for:

Desired Experience

At least 6 years experience in architecture and implementation in one or more of the following related areas:

Desired Skills

Skills related to and a deep understanding of hosting and software commodity industries are strongly desired.

Needs to have technical deep-dive, hands-on experience on the specific service solution areas to drive solution reference architectures and translate engineering data points to address business and technical stakeholder requirements at the customers.