SMX Cloud Consultant (280) in Helana, Montana
Cloud Consultant (280) at SMX (View all jobs) (https://www.smxtech.com/careers/) United States Our tradition of delivering innovative, technical solutions dates back to 1995, however, you may know us better by one of our legacy company names: Trident Technologies, Smartronix, Datastrong or C2S Consulting Group. With the support of OceanSound Partners, our private equity investment sponsor, we began operating as one business starting in 2019 and became SMX in 2021. We operate in close proximity to our clients around the globe and have core locations in Alabama, California, DC Metro, Florida, Hawaii, Maryland, and Massachusetts. Today, as SMX, we are one team and together empower government and commercial enterprises to become more effective, innovative, and resilient, no matter what challenges they face. We are currently seeking a Cloud Consultant with a passion for problem solving, envisioning solutions and systematic execution - with the ability to connect client requirements with current and emerging technologies independently and to communicate their impact. Our Cloud Consultants lead engagements with high profile customers and serve as thought partners on transformation engagements. Cloud consultant professionals provide skills and experience related to cloud services and technologies, and they apply a business and technology-focused model for delivering IT services in a utility-like fashion. Ideal candidates have hands-on functional experience in a technical or managerial capacity, and relevant consulting experience including: conducting structured quantitative and qualitative analyses, developing cloud strategies and business cases, governance frameworks, organizational change management, project management, and collaborative problem solving. #LI-Remote Responsibilities + Apply a solid understanding of cloud services, infrastructure and technologies to help clients develop innovative solutions + Support the development of account plans to build long-term relationships with customers and identify new opportunities + Review and collaborate on recommendations and designs with other Smartronix SMEs + Support pre-sales functions and produce high-quality, well-written technical documentation, statements of work and proposals + Lead consulting and planning efforts through the initial phases of large-scale migrations; specifically: business case, cloud strategy, organization change management, governance strategy, roadmap development, and application portfolio rationalization + Support delivery of enterprise-wide transformation programs + Work effectively as an individual contributor within a delivery-centric professional services team + Develop detailed design documentation and plans for target landing zones, identity management, operations tooling, security capabilities, managed sandbox, and other shared services + Perform cloud readiness assessments, "well architected" reviews and similar analytical engagements to evaluate and provide recommendations on cloud-related topics + Demonstrate cloud services functionality and support proof-of-concept implementations + Maintain skills as a cloud consulting practitioner to ensure continued market and client relevance + Take ownership of solutions, assignments, actions items and issues, and remain accountable for their completion + Work effectively with other team members, customers and key stakeholders and foster team success + Provide transparent and regular status updates in requested format + Achieve and maintain AWS or Azure cloud certification levels at least annually Required Skills: + Clearance Required: None + 4-year degree or additional 5+ years of related work experience in lieu of degree + Strong cloud ecosystem knowledge and a technical background + Excellent written and verbal communication skills + Strong analytic, organization, presentation, customer service and facilitation skills + Proven ability to articulate and clearly communicate complex problems and solutions in a simple, logical and impactful manner + Proven ability to build, manage and foster a team-oriented environment + Ability to prioritize tasking, adapt and self-motivate Desired Skills: + Experience managing delivery of IT solutions as a Team Lead or higher + Experience with software development life cycle across different roles (development, QA, infrastructure) + Experience presenting analyses, recommendations, issues and new information to senior executives in a large organization + Architecture and/or build experience with AWS, Azure or GCP services Vaccination is a requirement of the position per Executive Order 14042. If a candidate is not vaccinated, they may request an accommodation once offered the position. The accommodation must be granted prior to the employee starting in the position. Candidate will have 60 days to get vaccinated. “For candidates in TN, KY, and OH where there are stays in place vaccination may be a requirement of the position post court decision” #LI-CT1 SMX is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to disability status, protected veteran status, race, color, age, religion, national origin, citizenship, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy or genetic information. Selected applicant will be subject to a background investigation. SMX is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.