Cloud Infrastructure Architect

Category: Software Development/ Engineering
Main location: India, Karnataka, Bangalore
Position ID: J0524-1827
Employment Type: Full Time

Position Description:

Job Title: Cloud Infrastructure Architect
Position: Lead/Manager
Experience: 12+ Years
Category: Software Development/ Engineering
Main location: India - Bangalore, Hyderabad, Chennai, or Pune
Position ID:
Employment Type: Full Time
Shift: 01:30 PM – 10:30 PM IST
Work Type: Hybrid
Who We Are:
At CGI, we’re a team of builders. We call our employees members because all who join CGI are building their own company - one that has grown to 72,000 professionals located in 40 countries. Founded in 1976, CGI is a leading IT and business process services firm committed to helping clients succeed. We have the global resources, expertise, stability and dedicated professionals needed to achieve. At CGI, we’re a team of builders. We call our employees members because all who join CGI are building their own company - one that has grown to 72,000 professionals located in 40 countries. Founded in 1976, CGI is a leading IT and business process services firm committed to helping clients succeed. We have the global resources, expertise, stability and dedicated professionals needed to achieve results for our clients - and for our members. Come grow with us. Learn more at www.cgi.com.
This is a great opportunity to join a winning team. CGI offers a competitive compensation package with opportunities for growth and professional development. Benefits for full-time, permanent members start on the first day of employment and include a paid time-off program and profit participation and stock purchase plans. We wish to thank all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for this position, however, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted. No unsolicited agency referrals please.
Job Overview –
We are seeking an experienced Cloud Platform Architect with a strong background in cloud architecture design and implementation across multiple platforms. The ideal candidate should possess extensive experience in infrastructure and administrative areas, with proficiency in cloud technologies such as AWS, Azure, and Google Cloud Platform. Additionally, we are looking for a Cloud Infrastructure Architect to design, implement, and maintain infrastructure supporting our AI/ML-based initiatives. Collaborate with AI architects and data scientists to understand infrastructure needs, design solutions, and ensure scalability and reliability. Stay current with AI infrastructure technology, guiding our team's strategy. Ideal candidates have a strong background in infrastructure engineering.
What You’ll Do:-
• Design, deploy, and maintain cloud architectures across AWS, Azure, and/or GPS platforms.
• Utilize Python, Power Shell, and Shell scripting for automation and orchestration tasks.
• Implement and manage Kubernetes clusters and storage devices.
• Demonstrate expertise in Virtualization technologies, particularly OpenShift.
• Configure and manage networking components including LAN, WAN, SAN, IP, and VX.
• Possess strong hardware knowledge including CPU, GPU, and AMU.
• Utilize Active Directory for user management and authentication.
• Collaborate with AI architects and data scientists to design infrastructure solutions for AI/ML initiatives.
• Design and manage infrastructure solutions, such as sandboxes, for AI implementation teams.
• Work closely with project teams to evaluate options, provide pricing estimates, and select cost-effective solutions.
• Provide architectural guidance and recommendations based on best practices and industry standards.
• Communicate effectively with stakeholders to gather requirements and propose solutions.
• Conduct analysis and evaluation of existing cloud infrastructure for optimization and improvement.
Required Skills –
• Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or related field.
• 12+ years of experience in IT with a focus on cloud architecture.
• Proficiency in AWS, Azure, and/or GCP cloud platforms.
• Strong scripting skills in Python and Shell scripting.
• Hands-on experience with Linux (e.g., Red Hat) and Windows operating systems (e.g., XP, 10, 11).
• Extensive knowledge of Kubernetes, storage systems, and virtualization technologies.
• Excellent communication and analytical skills.
• Proven track record of working in research and development environments.
• Certification in relevant cloud technologies (e.g., AWS Certified Solutions Architect, Azure Solutions Architect) is a plus.

Skills:

  • Cloud Computing
  • Database
  • English
  • Kubernetes
  • Postgre SQL
  • Linux
  • Python
  • Shell Script
  • Storage
  • Windows

What you can expect from us:

Together, as owners, let’s turn meaningful insights into action.

Life at CGI is rooted in ownership, teamwork, respect and belonging. Here, you’ll reach your full potential because…

You are invited to be an owner from day 1 as we work together to bring our Dream to life. That’s why we call ourselves CGI Partners rather than employees. We benefit from our collective success and actively shape our company’s strategy and direction.

Your work creates value. You’ll develop innovative solutions and build relationships with teammates and clients while accessing global capabilities to scale your ideas, embrace new opportunities, and benefit from expansive industry and technology expertise.

You’ll shape your career by joining a company built to grow and last. You’ll be supported by leaders who care about your health and well-being and provide you with opportunities to deepen your skills and broaden your horizons.

Come join our team—one of the largest IT and business consulting services firms in the world.