Compute & Cloud Design Manager

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Date: 09-Jun-2022

Location: Saint-Ouen (Paris area), France

Company: Alstom

We create smart innovations to meet the mobility challenges of today and tomorrow. We design and manufacture a complete range of transportation systems, from high-speed trains to electric buses and driverless trains, as well as infrastructure, signalling and digital mobility solutions. Joining us means joining a truly global community of more than 75 000 people dedicated to solving real-world mobility challenges and achieving international projects with sustainable local impact.


Reporting to the compute & Cloud director, you will help to build the Alstom Transport strategy, the design of compute & cloud  services especially public cloud services, the integration of business & commercial solutions in Alstom Infrastructure landscape .


Key Responsibilities & Accountabilities:

In this context we are looking to hire a Compute & cloud design manager. Your scope worldwide comprises 3 Datacenters, 5 public cloud services regions  (Azure )and more than 100 Local data rooms


Managing a team of 20 people (Architects;Developers/internal;contractors/France;India) you will be in charge of

    • Driving the cloud transformation of the company
    • Design promote and help to adopt public cloud services (IAAS, PAAS etc.)
    • Leading Hosting architecture topics   :
      • Defining Compute & Cloud standards /patterns
      • Building roadmaps
      • Building technological components and services to continuously rationalize the infrastructure landscape
      • Leading innovation topics in alignment with Organizational objectives
    • Managing architecture design services in order to Integrate all business solutions in our public cloud landscape
    • Develop and maintain automated delivery of public cloud services.
    • Managing Finops activities
    • Managing licensings of all technological solutions in the landscape (OS/DB/MW/etc.)
  • PROFILE :  

    To be considered for this role, candidate need to demonstrate the following skills experience and attributes:     

  • Graduated with an engineering degree, preferably in information technology, you have around 12 years  of experience in IS&T architecture ,  especially on hosting and cloud services. You have very good technical skills on different topics and are curious.
  • You are experienced in managing teams in a multi cultural environment
  • You have a rudimentary knowledge of financial aspects (budget management, actuals, acruals, etc.)
  • Working with an outsourcing partner, you are experienced in the contractual aspects of  hosting services
  • A keen knowledge of hosting technologies :
    • Datacenter and cloud urbanization
    • Hyperconverged solutions (DELL VXRAIL)
    • Virtualization : VMWARE full stack
    • OS: Linux, Windows, AIX, Solaris
    • Databases: Oracle , MSSQL, MYSQL, POSTGRE
    • Virtual Applications and Desktop: Citrix
  • A keen knowledge and experience  of public cloud providers is demanded  (especially Microsoft Azure)
  • A good understanding of all Devops methodology and tooling
    • Languages: Powershell, Terraform, Bash , API, Pipeline, YAML
    • Automation tools: CICD, Jenkins,Gitlab CI,
    • Platforms: Gitlab
    • Docker, Kubernetes
  • You demonstrate good communication, efficiency and ability to execute. You are result oriented and show intellectual curiosity and creativity.
  • Fluent in English, you are eager to work with autonomy in an international environment and to face the challenges of the new Alstom

An agile, inclusive and responsible culture is the foundation of our company where diverse people are offered excellent opportunities to grow, learn and advance in their careers.  We are committed to encouraging our employees to reach their full potential, while valuing and respecting them as individuals.

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