Cloud Solutions Architect

Type: Full Time   |   Location: UK Remote or Hybrid   |   Posted: 05/05/2022

About CirrusHQ
CirrusHQ enable businesses to unlock the scale and innovation of the public cloud. Our highly accredited Cloud Experts are trusted by leading organisations to accelerate and transform the way business operates in the Cloud.

Our clients rely on our teams of highly skilled multi-discipline Cloud specialists to support:

  • ​Cloud IT Governance – securing, managing & improving Cloud operations
  • ​​Cloud Enablement – migrating, modernising & deploying solutions to the Cloud
  • Cloud Consultancy – using our insight & expertise to navigate and exploit Cloud technologies​

We are ambitious and excited by the possibilities that the Cloud offers our clients, and we hold an envious number of certifications and accreditations:

  • AWS Advanced Tier Services Partner
  • AWS Public Sector Partner
  • AWS Education Competency Partner
  • AWS Migration Competency Partner
  • AWS Marketplace Skilled Consulting Partner
  • Our DevOps Competency allows us to transform your organisation and deliver software faster
  • Our people hold over 50+ AWS individual certifications across our teams
  • We hold specialist technical competency certifications, including: AWS Lambda, Amazon API Gateway and AWS CloudFront
  • We are ‘Well-Architected’ certified and have undertaken hundreds of platform reviews for clients to improve their operations, performance, security and cloud cost management
  • We deliver Cloud Immersion Day training and insights into the Cloud
  • We are ISO/IEC 27001:2013 certified to give our customers and partners confidence in our audited security systems and processes – you are in secure and safe hands
  • and we are a Crown Commercial Service Supplier on the G-Cloud framework and an OGVA Member for the public sector.

Due to continued growth, we have an immediate vacancy for a Cloud Solutions Architect to join our team, managing AWS based systems, assisting customers in migrating existing solutions to AWS and designing new AWS based architectures. This role can be fully remote based in the UK or hybrid with up to 3 days a week working from home.


  • Design and build of AWS based solutions
  • Day to day management of customer servers
  • Working directly with our customers on a daily basis
  • Providing excellent levels of customer service
  • Participation in a 24/7 on-call rota
  • Keeping up to date with AWS best practice and developments
  • Attendance at client meetings and company events.


  • Previous experience in using Amazon Web Services.
  • AWS certifications, at associate or professional level
  • 3 years’ experience of administering Linux servers
  • Command line configuration/troubleshooting knowledge
  • Good problem-solving skills
  • Able to work on your own initiative and as a part of a team
  • Excellent customer service skills and attention to detail
  • The ability to manage a varied and busy workload.
  • Experience in system architecture design, particularly AWS related.

Great to have:

  • AWS CloudFormation/CodePipeline experience
  • Python programming
  • Experience of DevOps methodologies

Why you want to work at CirrusHQ:

  • 34 Days Annual Leave
  • Company Pension
  • Private Healthcare plan
  • Perkbox benefits, rewards and recognition
  • Ample opportunity to develop your career within CirrusHQ as you will be an essential part of a fast-growing company
  • Family Friendly working environment
  • Professional development and support, we aim to get all our engineers Amazon certified
  • Everyone has a voice and makes a direct and valued contribution to building the best products possible
  • Work on a wide variety of implementations and customer requirements, using most of the AWS services in different ways to meet customer needs

Interviews will be handled remotely via video calls.

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