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Robert Half International Cloud Solution Architect in Cedar Rapids, Iowa


Robert Half is looking for experienced and dynamic Cloud Solution Architect candidates. This role is REMOTE, and would be for a large client right here in the Cedar Rapids area. Ideally, this person will have been through a cloud migration before, and are comfortable working with C-level, as well as interfacing with necessary BU's. In this role, you will be helping determine the strategy and roadmap for how cloud will be utilized and managed within the organization.

No C2C

  • Engage with the IT and business executives for our customers and advise them on the right non-technical changes required in their journey with AWS.

  • Create scalable and reusable change management templates and deliverables, stakeholder assessments, change impact analyses, communication plans, learning plans, etc. that can be leveraged and used

  • Ability to have one or more deep dives in; business case development, business architecture, organizational change management, IT Governance, data center migrations, ITSM, ITIL, TOGAF, COBIT, PMBOK, or IT process & compliance.

  • Engage deeply with C-level executives to define and execute enterprise-wide transformation programs.

  • Identify motivators and drivers for cloud adoption and unlocking business value for our customers; Creating compelling business cases for the transition to the cloud.

  • Collaborate with other specialist teams to drive and shape solutions to accelerate our customer’s business outcomes

  • Develop and promote governance models supporting the consistent use of cloud technologies aligned to institutional strategies and policies.

  • Enable the People change critical to sustained business performance: Skills, Capabilities, and organizational design


  • Enterprise Architecture certifications / Frameworks (TOGAF, Zachman, GGEIT, Prosci, CCMP, EA Practitioner, CEA, Certified Business Architect)

  • Track record of conducting a cloud transformation as an AWS customer or consulting with a customer in their own AWS transformation

  • Master’s / MBA degree preferred

  • Experience in an IT strategy & enterprise architecture consulting practice that is focused on Cloud or being in the IT strategy & enterprise architecture role within a company who executed on a cloud migration

  • Experience in creating and executing organizational change management strategies as part of a transformation

  • Experience in technology/software sales consulting or equivalent skills

  • Understanding of Federal Government application, server, and network security requirements such as ICD 503, FISMA and FedRAMP.

Ideal Technologies and Skills:

  • AWS Technologies, Amazon Web Services (AWS),

  • Microsoft Azure,

  • Experience working in Agile environment

  • Has led or facilitated readiness assessments,

  • Some experience or exposure to DevOps

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Salary: DOE

Location: Cedar Rapids, IA

Date Posted: September 26, 2020

Employment Type: Temporary

Job Reference: 01520-0011571731

Staffing Area: Technology u0026 IT