Principal Technical Architect

 Bangalore, India       Permanent contract        Information Technology


Job Description:

The Cloud architect bring deep experience in cloud transformation in the areas of design, development and architecting solutions.

The role would involve working with highly skilled global cloud architects, CIOs and specialist engineers .

The Cloud architect would also provide guidance to the developer community in terms of building capabilities and best practices.


  • Work with global teams to provide technical solutions in design, development and test secure cloud automation solutions for hybrid & public cloud.
  • Involve in application assessments across business lines and provide right scale cloud solutions that address scalability, availability, costing , performance and security requirements.

Profile Required

  • At least 5+ years of experience as a cloud architect and 3+ years of experience in Azure/AWS
  • Must have been part of large cloud transformation and migrations program.
  • Expert level skills in PaaS technologies – Containers, Docker, Kubernetes and Azure cloud services.
  • Strong experience in Azure Managed services (AKS, PostgreSQL, SQL Server Database, Service Bus, Azure Function , CosmosDB, APIM, etc.,)
  • Strong experience in Network , Storage and security design.
  • Strong skills demonstrated in DeveOPS & CI-CD. Expert level skills in Git, GITHUB products, Jenkins, Artifact Management (Nexus, Artifactory)
  • Must have experience in developing Infra-as code using Terraform, power shell, python, ansible/puppet  
  • Must have automation skills using Azure ARM templates, Az cli, Blueprints, policy, etc.
  • Must have trouble shooting experience in Docker & Kubernetes platform.
  • Should have solid understanding of cloud-native and 12 App factor principles.
  • Should have worked in hybrid cloud environment (OpenStack, VMWare)
  • Experienced in Monitoring  and alerting solutions in ELK or Azure Monitor
  • Ability to architect solutions for legacy Apps to modern microservices architecture.
  • Understanding and working experience in APIs – security/openID/oauth protocols.
  • Understanding of application and enterprise architecture is an added advantage.
  • Design experience in RDBMS, NoSQL databases and middleware like RabbitMQ.
  • Knowledge in Big Data and Data Lake is an added advantage.
  • Good programming experience Java/Spring cloud technologies/C#/python .
  • Knowledge in  Javascript/typescript, React/Angular is an added advantage.

Why Join Us

We are committed to creating a diverse environment and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

Business Insight

Société Générale Global Solution Centre (SG GSC), a 100% owned subsidiary of European banking major Société Générale (SG). Our role and purpose is to enable the strategic vision of Société Générale Group. We are doing this by pioneering cutting edge innovation from Design Thinking to Smart Automation & Artificial Intelligence and applying it to banking. SG Global Solution Centre provides services in the areas of Application Development and Maintenance, Infrastructure Management, Business Process Management, and Knowledge Process Management to Société Générale’s business lines around the world.

We are an equal opportunities employer and we are proud to make diversity a strength for our company. Societe Generale is committed to recognizing and promoting all talents, regardless of their beliefs, age, disability, parental status, ethnic origin, nationality, sexual or gender identity, sexual orientation, membership of a political, religious, trade union or minority organisation, or any other characteristic that could be subject to discrimination.

Job code: 20000962
Business unit: SG Global Solution Centre
Starting date: Immediate
Date of publication: 24/04/2020
Share on

Principal Technical Architect

Permanent contract   |   Bangalore   |   Information Technology