Cloud Service Architect

Location: Palo Alto, CA 

We are looking for an experienced cloud architect with an interest in cloud engineering and new technologies like OpenStack. As a member of our small agile team, the cloud service architect will be in charge of designing and implementing cloud service components. In addition the duties involve evaluating and coordinating third party and open source software partners and interacting with various other development, architecture & engineering teams.


  • Design software that runs as a cloud service
  • Design automation scripts and self-healing mechanisms
  • Coordinate and manage partners
  • Evaluate third party solutions
  • Collaborate with cloud engineers to design and build next gen cloud


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related technical field (or equivalent practical experience).
  • Multiple years of experience in designing software architectures
  • Multiple years of experience in OpenStack or other cloud orchestrators
  • Multiple years of experience in Configuration Management (Puppet, BOSH, Chef)
  • Experience in requirements engineering
  • Experience with monitoring systems and tools (such as Syslog, Splunk, etc)
  • Experience with programming languages like Phyton or Java
  • Experience and interest in Continuous Integration and Delivery tools (GIT, Jenkins, Maven)
  • Interested in an agile and heavily new environment
  • Interested to setup elastic and self-healing systems
  • Interested in Cloud technologies overall

Beneficial Experience:

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to create strong working relationship with team.
  • Interested in an agile and heavily new environment