IS&T Cloud Architect

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Date: 20-Nov-2021

Location: Saint-Ouen, France

Company: Alstom

We create smart innovations to meet the mobility challenges of now and the future. We design and manufacture a complete range of transportation systems, from high-speed trains to electric buses, autonomous subways, signaling and digital mobility solutions. Joining us means joining a truly global community of 80 000 people dedicated to solving real-world mobility challenges and achieving international projects with sustainable local impact.

For more information, please visit: http://www.alstom.com/


Reporting to the compute & Cloud Design manager (Design Authority), you will help to build the Alstom Transport strategy, the design of compute & cloud  services especially public cloud services, the integration of business solution in Alstom Infrastructure landscape as well as  participate in any merger /acquisition activities the organization participates in.


YOUR JOB: Key Responsibilities & Accountabilities - Strategy:

  • Collecting the business demands from IS&T Business Partners
  • Evaluate new technology solutions, for an integration to the roadmap, in collaboration with Business Partners, Projects, Operations and other Design Authority members. The scope includes all Hosting services (housing, server, storage, backup, systems, middleware, tooling…) especially public cloud services
  • Initiate projects as identified in strategic roadmaps
  • Define the service catalog
  • Define and follow technological standards roadmap
  • Participate actively to the IS&T innovations initiatives
  • Contribute to and validate project scoping, general design and b-case. Ensure b-case follow-up (value realization). Ensure handover to projects teams. Involve in gates validation
  • Help the service architects to manage the changes, evaluate the impacts and treat them.



    • Design, promote and help to adopt public cloud services (IAAS, PAAS etc.)
    • Provide technical assistance on business solutions within Alstom IT environment
    • Contribute to the consolidation of the role of infrastructure cloud architect and gain credibility in front of the businesses and within the IS&T organization.
    • Be a key actor and collaborate with the whole compute & cloud team located worldwide
    • Contribute to integration projects of Bombardier Transport following the acquisition of the company


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 5 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.
  • A keen knowledge and experience of public cloud providers is demanded (especially Microsoft Azure)
  • Certification on Azure services as a solution architect (AZ30X) is mandatory
  • A keen knowledge on DevOPS methodology and tools is demanded
  • 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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