Google Cloud Lead, Consulting

January 13 2021
Industries Accounting, Auditing
Categories Accounting, Finance, Consulting, Data Centre, Warehousing, Cloud, Information Technology
Calgary, AB

Job Type: Permanent
Primary Location: Multiple Locations, Canada
All Available Locations: Calgary; Ottawa; Toronto
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Have many careers in one Firm.
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Do you enjoy leading and mentoring a team? Then look no further, here is the role for you!

What will your typical day look like?

Deloitte Canada is currently seeking a Google Cloud Lead to continually challenge and grow their own technical expertise and business skills, architect technical solutions, lead cloud migrations, and build DevOps pipelines. As a subject matter expert with deep cloud technical expertise across a major cloud platform (GCP highly preferred but strong AWS/Azure experience is also welcome), you will be provided the exciting opportunity[ to work with amazing clients, lead a team of consultants, and manage and drive engagement deliverables. Being a part of Deloitte, a strategic Google partner, you may also get a chance to work alongside Google’s systems engineers on certain client engagements. If you are interested in leading the development of innovative solutions and overall architecture using Google Cloud Platform, then joining Deloitte Consulting as a Google Cloud Lead could be your most rewarding move.

About the team

The focus and passion of Deloitte’s Cloud Engineering practice is to help our clients become a place where their employees are passionate about the work they do, and they can dramatically accelerate the speed at which they deliver value. We are a specialized capability within our technology consulting practice in Canada, focused on the technical, organizational, and cultural elements that must be considered when helping our clients embrace the Cloud mindset. Our key clients span across various industries including financial services, energy and resources, consumer and retail business, digital-native, and public sector.

Enough about us, let’s talk about you

As a Lead, you have:

  • a Bachelor's or a Master's degree in a technical or engineering field or equivalent practical experience
  • 5+ years of experience in public Cloud solutions (IaaS/ PaaS/ SaaS) building, supporting, or migrating PRODUCTION applications in the cloud for mid or large size organizations
  • At least 1 GCP professional level certification such as Cloud Architect, Data Engineer, Security Engineer or DevOps Engineer
  • At least 1 Associate/Expert level public cloud certification from a major vendor (AWS, Azure, GCP)
  • Experience least 2 large enterprise projects (modernization, migration etc.) where you were the delivery lead or solution architect
  • Proven experience demonstrating direct engagement with client and managing day to day interactions around delivery/implementation with executive clients and sponsors as needed
  • Past experience in business development as a technical SME - organize and support pursuit teams with technical inputs; participate and lead aspects of the proposal development process; contribute and support the development of proposal pricing strategies
  • Previous experience in establishing secure cloud foundations, DevOps & SRE practices & culture in past projects.
  • Deep understanding of the current state of infrastructure automation, continuous integration/deployment, SQL/NoSQL, containers, security, networking,[and cloud-based delivery models
  • Strong experience with scripting skills in PowerShell, BASH/Shell or another common scripting languages, programming experience in one or more programming languages like Java, C/C++, C#, Objective C, Python, Golang, JavaScript etc.
  • Strong experience with new DevOps tools and Agile Development
  • Experience in architecting, developing and/or maintaining production-grade systems
  • 2+ years hands-on project working experience with GCP technologies; GKE, Container Registries, Cloud CDN, Cloud Run, Cloud Build, Cloud SDK, Compute Engine , Google Anthos etc
  • 4+ years’ experience leading teams or workstream delivery and around 3+ years’ experience setting up DevOps and data testing automation
  • Expert experience in at least 2 Infrastructure as Code tools such as Cloud Formation, Deployment Manager, Terraform, Puppet, Chef, Ansible etc.
  • Expert experience working with containers and at least one orchestration platform (EKS, GKE, AKS, OpenShift)
  • Great understanding of the MEAN or WIMP stack
  • Experience with one or more Build Automation tools such as Jenkins, GCP Cloud Build, GitHub Actions, Concourse CI etc.

Other Attributes

You also have:

  • Experience in virtualization, containerization, multi-tenant cloud infrastructures, storage systems, and content delivery network
  • Previously participated in customer-facing and internal projects, leading the technical engineering and operationalization of cloud solutions
  • Strong project management skills and customer facing support experience
  • Must have strong communication skills and the ability to articulate task management, priorities, and issues
  • Willingness and ability to travel in a post COVID world
  • Must be able to get security clearances.

Why Deloitte?

Launch your career with The One Firm where you can make an impact that matters in a way that you never thought possible. With endless opportunities at every turn, and a culture built to support and develop our people to be the very best they can be, Deloitte is The One Firm for you to learn, grow, create, connect, and lead. We do this by making three commitments to you:

  • You will lead at every level: We grow the world’s best leaders so you can achieve the impact you seek, faster.
  • You can work your way: We give you the means to be flexible in how you need and want to work, and we have innovative spaces, arrangements and the mindset to help you be wildly successful.
  • You will feel included and inspired: We create a deep sense of belonging where you can bring your whole self to work.

The next step is yours

Sound like The One Firm. For You?

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