Principal Architect, Enterprise Cloud
Posted: October 07, 2016
Reference ID: 72582BR
As America's Un-carrier, T-Mobile US, Inc. (NYSE: TMUS) is redefining the way consumers and businesses buy wireless services through leading product and service innovation. The company's advanced nationwide 4G and 4G LTE network delivers outstanding wireless experiences for customers who are unwilling to compromise on quality and value. Based in Bellevue, Wash., T-Mobile US operates its flagship brands, T-Mobile and MetroPCS. It currently serves approximately 58 million wireless subscribers and provides products and services through 70,000 points of distribution.Principal Architect, Cloud DevOps
The Principal Architect plays a key role in shaping T-Mobile's technology strategy by applying expertise in strategic technology architecture. We are looking for a great Cloud DevOps Engineer to raise the bar for a high-performing team that delivers large scale solutions on the cloud. This is an opportunity to become a action-first leader in a talented, fast-moving organization to transform a large enterprise onto the next generation of Cloud.
We are looking for a high skilled individual for automating large scale deployments with modern configuration and deployment management systems on AWS. We value skills delivering and working with Open Source tools and infrastructure. You are self-driven, work well in a team, have great communication skills and bring leading edge skills on Linux, Python, configuration management, CI/CD and Monitoring tools. You have delivered container based deployments and can offer solutions to the complexities of orchestration and will drive the company towards delivering containers in production.
In T-Mobile's Cloud DevOps team, we work cross-functionally to understand the linkage between T-Mobile's business goals, business architectures, and technology architectures and strive to further T-Mobile's business goals via organic or inorganic evolution of T-Mobile's architectures. Drive the evolution of infrastructure, processes, products, and services by convincing decision makers Compile, deliver, and evangelize end-to-end technology roadmaps that guide the evolution of infrastructure, products, and services by applying depth and breadth of expertise in multiple related disciplines.
Enterprise Core Competencies
Requires competency in customer focus, change & innovation, strategic thinking, relationship building & influencing, talent management, results focus and inspirational leadership.
Has demonstrated depth and breadth of expertise in multiple related disciplines, such as Wireless telecom architecture, including Device, Access, Core, Transport, Customer systems, and/or Enterprise systems Enterprise Architecture Frameworks Deep related domain expertise
Ability to articulate the relationship between business strategy and technology strategy
Strong communication skills (written / verbal) with varied audiences
Experience explaining difficult concepts to decision makers to help shape technology strategy. Experience modeling as-is and to-be architectures based on business requirements
Mastery of Linux OS (Redhat, Amazon, others)
Scripting (Python and shell scripting)
Configuration Management (Chef, Puppet, Ansible)
Continuous Integration (Jenkins)
Deep knowledge and master of cloud platforms (AWS primary, Azure and others.)
Cloud Monitoring tools ( CloudWatch, Splunk, ELK, Application monitoring, etc.)
Containers and Orchestration: Docker, AWS ECS, Kubernetes,
NoSQL database (Cassandra, etc)
Other Open Source tools
Minimum 8-10 years related work experience
Bachelors Degree. Engineering, Business Administration, or Related Field.
Or equivalent work experience
Compile, deliver, and evangelize end-to-end technology roadmaps that guide the evolution of infrastructure, products, and services by applying depth and breadth of expertise in multiple related disciplines
Compile, develop, and deliver architectural guardrails; influence stakeholders and ensure compliance with architectural guardrails within many technology domains that support the needs of products teams to reliably launch products and services
Drive the evolution of infrastructure, processes, products, and services by convincing decision makers
Mentor team members on best practices in area of expertise. Grasp and communicate big-picture enterprise-wide issues to team. Mentor team members on best practices in area of expertise. Identify and suggest training opportunities for immediate workgroup to help promote bench strength
Serve as a subject matter expert to guide technology strategy by convincing decision makers across multiple domains and working with Architects in each domain
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