Cloud Solution Architect

Do you want to deep dive in the fast-growing industry of drones and get a rewarding experience within a dynamic startup environment?

At Flyability, we believe that robots should be sent in hazardous places and dangerous situations instead of putting humans in danger. To support our belief we created Elios, the world’s first collision-tolerant flying robot that for the first time allows entry to complex and indoor spaces. Joining Flyability is not just taking on a new job, it is seizing the opportunity to improve the life of millions of people and build the future of robotics.

To complete our creative and dynamic team in Lausanne, we are seeking an:

Cloud Solution Architect
start date: as soon as possible
 

Your role:

To grow our software engineering team, we are seeking a Cloud Solution Architect who will be responsible for designing and developing cloud systems. You have technical knowledge to build and review technical architecture designs. You will also be required to support the deployment and delivery with hands-on experience as required during the pre or post design architectural cycle. You know when good is “good enough” and where to take a closer look.

What you will own:

  • Design and prototype cloud solutions, create solution architecture document covering deep technical aspects of the implementation
  • Lead implementation of the solution from establishing project requirements and goals to solution "go-live"
  • Partnering with DevOps to plan CI/CD, infrastructure deployments, upgrades, technical refresh and preventative maintenance
  • Own the delivery process up to public releases to clients; challenge the status quo 
  • Conduct cloud solutions architecture reviews
  • Design, implement and document the software architecture and new features
  • Serve as a cloud evangelist, consult and provide technical guidance on cloud solutions design, build, governance, security, operations and cost control best practices

Your profile:

  • 3+ year experience of designing, executing and supporting cloud solutions
  • BS/MS degree in Computer Science or related disciplines
  • Experience in modern cloud architecture with history of successful implementation of complex AWS, Azure or GCP solutions
  • Experience designing and building applications using container and serverless technologies
  • Experience architecting highly available systems that utilize load balancing, horizontal scalability and high availability
  • Deep expertise in solution architecture including web services, REST API,  relational and non-relational databases, front-end and/or back-end technologies
  • Familiar with Agile software development methodologies and DevOps practices such as Infrastructure as Code (IaC), Continuous Integration (CI) and automated deployment
  • Strong communication skills, ability to present technical ideas in business-friendly language
  • Relevant cloud certifications are highly desirable
  • Experience on deployment of complex software solution on premise is a plus

In addition to your passion for high tech products, and your motivation to work in a challenging and innovative environment, you can be represented by the following traits:

  • Team player, willing to collaborate with multicultural people from various horizons
  • Strong communication skills, ability to present technical ideas in business-friendly language
  • Problem-solving mindset, hands-on, proactive and willing to take ownership
  • Strong commitment to quality, architecture and documentation
  • Flexible and self-motivated with a strong desire to learn
  • Sensitive to the user’s point of view, willing to improve the overall user experience
  • Fluent in English, French would be a plus

Flyability is a young Swiss company that values autonomy and thorough leadership. Every day, you will have the opportunity to share your ideas and contribute to solving challenging problems. We all work together and each voice is important to move forward.

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