Toronto, ON, Canada Req #8250
Friday, May 7, 2021
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Do you thrive in an innovative and exciting environment that’s continuously evolving? Ceridian is looking for fun, intelligent, team oriented people who believe in our values: Customer Focus, Shared Ambition, Agility, Transparency, Equity, and Optimism. Our workplace culture provides empowering programs for career growth and offers diversity and inclusion groups to support every person’s career journey. Ceridian employees have declared Ceridian a Great Place to Work® in 2019, a Glassdoor Best Places to Work in 2019, and one of Canada’s Top 100 Employers for the 16th consecutive year!
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NOTE: We are open to candidates from all across North America, this role can be fully remote!
Ceridian is in search of a Solution/Cloud Architect Principal who can seamlessly mesh tech know-how with product design requirements to help us navigate our cloud computing needs. Reporting to the Sr. Director of Cloud Hosting Operations, the selected candidate will play a critical role in the design and end-to-end target state for applications at Ceridian HCM. As a Solution/Cloud Architect, this individual should have significant background with Azure and will be responsible for the design, implementation, automation, governance, and administration of our Cloud platforms to satisfy the hosting requirements capabilities of the applications. This role will work closely with IT and Product teams to ensure delivery of highly secure, high performance, scalable, cloud first/cloud native solutions that meet or exceed RTO/RPO requirements. This is a highly technical role with strong leadership and technical competencies to deliver excellent solutions.
Develop, leverage, and advocate cloud reference architectures to be utilized by the application development teams
Create and maintain architecture diagrams for solutions, networks, application process flows and traffic flow maps
Collaborate with the product managers to ensure that the new application features and enhancements have a supported architecture and compliant with regional laws and regulations
Design and maintain Cloud Solutions that address requirements for security, scalability, reliability, and high performance
Governance, operationalization, and cost management of cloud platforms
Orchestrating and automating cloud-based platforms throughout the company
Desired Qualifications and Skills
Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or Engineering is desired
8+ years of hands-on work experience in application development and architecture
5+ years of experience in designing and implementing Cloud systems, Azure ideally
Extensive hands-on experience with infrastructure design and deployment utilizing Azure Cloud PaaS and IaaS cloud offerings (App Services, Azure SQL, Traffic Manager, Application Gateways, Service Bus, Function/Logic Apps, Azure Automation, Data Bricks, Key Vault, Storage Accounts, Virtual Machines, Azure Monitor, Log Analytics, Event Hub, Data Factory, Azure Blueprints/Policy, Security Center)
Solid network foundation with experience deploying Zero Trust solutions
Configuration/management experience with Azure networking technologies - vNet Gateways, Peering, Load Balancers, NSGs, Firewall/Whitelisting, Private Endpoints
Well-versed with deployment and operationalizing containerization technologies – AKS/Kubernetes and Docker. Cluster management, hardening, performance/monitoring, high availability/disaster recovery
Strong process automation skills utilizing ARM templates, Terraform, Powershell, and CLI
Proficiency with Windows and UNIX/Linux based operating systems
Security minded background deploying Least Privilege solutions based on company guidelines and Active Directory best practices
Due to the complexity of our organization, we prefer individuals with experience implementing cloud solutions across enterprise level organizations
Ceridian is fueled by the diversity of our talented employees. We are an equal opportunity employer and consider and embrace ALL individuals and what makes them unique. We believe our employees should be happy and healthy, with peace of mind and a sense of fulfillment. We provide our employees with comprehensive benefits for various life circumstances and needs, great opportunities for career development, and a balanced lifestyle to achieve personal and professional success. We encourage all individuals to apply for positions that fit their passions.
We thank all applicants in advance for their interest in this position; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. If you are selected for an interview, you will be contacted by a Ceridian Recruiter with a @ceridian.com email directly from our organization.
Job Family Technical Job Function Information Technology/Hosting Pay Type Salary