Cloud, PaaS & SaaS Consultant Jobs in Kenya

Cloud, PaaS & SaaS Consultant Jobs in Kenya


  • An experienced consulting professional(s) who understands solutions, industry best practices, multiple business processes or technology designs within a product / technology family.

  • Operates independently to provide quality work products to an engagement.

  • Performs varied and complex duties and tasks that need independent judgment, in order to implement cloud products and technology to meet customer needs.

    Responsibilities

  • Work with Agile Product/Experience teams to design and support the evolution of infrastructure architecture based on conceptual design and business requirements.

  • Collaborate with solution architecture and product development teams to design and implement the infrastructure required to support their vision and strategy.

  • Assist with the design and implementation of security and forensics capabilities to ensure governance across multiple cloud venues, private and public.

  • Collaborate with members of the Cloud Platform Engineering team to implement and support far-reaching strategic efforts, provide constructive feedback, and foster a collaborative environment.

  • Actively engage with internal DevOps platform team to develop frameworks and tools to drive extensive automation of infrastructure environments and software engineering practices.

  • Develop reference architectures, publish design patterns, and speak about these internally and publicly, drive technical designs to consensus and approval.

  • Contribute and respond to code and architecture reviews as needed.

  • Write code and scripts to automate everything possible within the Cloud Platforms space.

  • Evaluate new and emerging technologies, services, tools, and multiple cloud vendors for innovative new capabilities guide business and technology decisions.

  • Enforce adherence to architectural standards/principles, global product-specific guidelines, usability design standards, governance, cost controls, etc.

  • Participate in experiments in collaboration with the Tech Strategy team to pilot emerging cloud platform features.

  • Provide technical expertise and troubleshooting skills for large scale distributed computing systems and software.

  • Create engaging technical content including writing internal company blog posts, whitepapers, practical guides and platform demos

  • Act as a subject matter expert on cloud-native technologies to enable experience teams with training, enablement, and tools

  • Stay current with industry trends and recommend relevant technologies and products in the areas of Private, Public and Hybrid Cloud

  • Passionate about writing clear, maintainable code that will be used and modified by others, and able to use and modify other developers’ work rather than recreate it

  • Motivated and Self-Starting: able to think critically about problems, decipher user preferences versus hard requirements, and effectively use online and onsite resources to find an appropriate solution with little intervention.

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills, including visual presentation skills

  • Demonstrated experience in research data collection, analysis, and presentation

    Detail Requirements

  • At least 8 to 12 years of relevant experience in HCM Applications with at least 3 ends to end Implementation experience along
    with experience in at least 1 project as a lead.

  • Expert knowledge on Cloud HCM Conversions, integrations, Reporting, but also having the capability of being a technical architect for multiple projects.

  • Strong experience with Fusion technologies including HDL, HCM Extracts, Fast Formulas, BI Publisher Reports.

  • Good technical leadership capability with strong planning and follow up skills, mentorship, Work Allocation, Monitoring and status updates to Project Manager

  • Assist in the identification, assessment and resolution of complex Technical issues/problems.

  • Interact with client frequently around specific work efforts/deliverables
    Strong experience on Java programing/IDEs – JDeveloper/NetBeans/Eclipse

  • Experience of writing efficient Oracle SQL/PL-SQL and understanding of performance tuning techniques

  • Experience in J2EE, JSF, XML development, Groovy Scripting, Oracle ADF 12c, Oracle ADF Mobile, Oracle WebLogic Server, Oracle Web Center Portal/Content 12c

  • Experience in building/consuming web services standards and technology including WSDL, SOAP, REST, XML-Schema, SOA suite 12c, Oracle Service Bus (OSB 12c), Business Process Management (BPM 12c)

  • Experience (In-Depth Understanding of Data Model and Business process functionality and its data flow) in Oracle Fusion Application and/or Oracle EBS AU (Finance, HCM or Supply chain)

  • Thorough understanding of DevOps principles and DevOps tool chains (Jenkins, shell scripting, GNU Make, Terraform, Packer, Ansible, Docker)

  • Extensive experience leveraging AWS, Azure and Oracle Cloud Infrastructure Platform to deploy highly reliable and scalable cloud applications

  • Hands on experience using version control tools (Git) and platforms such as GitHub, Bitbucket

  • In-depth understanding of Cloud technologies (PaaS-JCS, JCS-SX, ICS, SoACS, API Cloud, DBCS, PCS, MFT, BICS, MCS)
    SDL2017

    Education requirements

  • Full-time relevant bachelor’s degree or above.

  • Relevant certifications

    Bonus Skills

  • Experience with large-scale distributed infrastructures, including technologies for clustering and load balancing

  • Knowledge of SOA (REST, GraphQL) and IaaS/IaC (Infrastructure as Code) strategies for Private and Public Cloud scenarios

  • Understanding of network database and storage technologies including NoSQL, NAS, and object stores

  • Experience in Single Page Application UI frameworks (e.g. React, VueJS, Angular)

  • Considering the uniqueness of some these roles, we encourage all nationalities from across the globe to apply.

  • Our client is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

    How to Apply

  • If you fill you a suitable for the above role(s), please send your updated CV to mcvoi@peopleedgeconsulting.co.ke not later than 24th March 2020

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