Enterprise Cloud Architect

Location: Charlotte, North Carolina US


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Job Number: 20926

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Primary Objective:
EnPro Industries seeks a multi-disciplinary Enterprise Cloud and Data Center Architect to develop, deploy and oversee the enterprise cloud and data center strategy. This strategy includes the use of Software as a Service (SaaS), Platform as a Service (PaaS) and Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) coupled with an on premise and/or private cloud data center. Cloud solutions are utilized across all EnPro divisions and contribute to EnPro Industries' business execution capabilities.
At this industry leading, global manufacturing company, you will enjoy the ability to make a difference, while being supported in your career growth. We are looking for employees that will fit our culture and vision - that is, enabling the full release of human possibility and individual development while achieving strong financial returns. We invest in our employees and provide opportunities for them to make a difference while building a culture that reflects our core values of safety, excellence and respect.
The primary responsibility for the Enterprise Cloud and Data Center Architect is the development and management of the enterprise cloud and data center strategy, including hybrid architecture and standards, cloud adoption plans, and management and monitoring. Other responsibilities include:

  • Collaborate with IT and business stakeholders to analyze system requirements and provide recommendations to deploy solutions that align with the enterprise strategy
  • Establish governance that will allow hybrid services to be consumed in agile but controlled fashion to meet immediate business needs and balance against risks
  • Identify risks posed by cloud computing services and a risk mitigation strategy for coping with and overcoming such risks
  • Develop and maintain a cloud adoption framework including cloud readiness assessment and criteria for selecting cloud services
  • Plan and manage placement and migration of existing workloads to proper platforms
  • Partner with information security to ensure security requirements are met and persist in cloud and data center deployments
  • Architect enterprise guidance that conveys best practices and common pitfalls for cloud and data center system design, infrastructure integrations, application development practices and application runtime principles
  • Remain knowledgeable and advise senior IT leaders on the most recent updates and developments in cloud and data center technology and relevant legislation
  • Support review and negotiation of contracts for cloud and data center services
  • Support the review and management of cloud and data center vendors
  • Develop methodology for ordering and provisioning services in hybrid environment
  • Drive automation and orchestration of tasks to reduce human delays and increase speed and agility of benefits

Required Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, computer engineering, or mathematics
  • Experience working with diverse group of stakeholders to deliver results
  • Deep understanding of system development in hybrid environments
  • Experience governing the deployment of cloud and data center technologies
  • Experience migrating workloads to and from cloud platforms
  • Experience architecting and supporting enterprise public cloud services, specifically AWS, GCP or Azure
  • Systems integration experience
  • A passion for continuous improvement and learning

Preferred Skills:
  • Experience deploying infrastructure services in AWS
  • Experience with co-location deployments for physical infrastructure
  • Experience with enterprise architecture frameworks (i.e. TOGAF)
  • Cloud certifications (AWS preferred)
  • Experience building and deploying automation in cloud and data center environments
  • Other Information Technology certifications (Security, Network, ITIL, etc...)
  • Knowledge of programming languages including Python, PHP, Java, Node and Ruby on Rails
  • Understanding of or experience working in the manufacturing industry

Job Location
Charlotte, North Carolina, United States
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City: Charlotte

Location_formattedLocationLong: Charlotte, North Carolina US

State: North Carolina

Community / Marketing Title: Enterprise Cloud Architect

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Requisition Number: 2015565

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© An Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

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