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Chief Cloud Architect

Employer
Gilead Sciences, Inc.
Location
Raleigh, NC
Start date
Oct 1, 2022

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Discipline
Information Technology, System Administration
Required Education
Associate Degree
Position Type
Full time
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Chief Cloud Architect
United States - North Carolina - Raleigh

Gilead Sciences, Inc. is a research-based bio-pharmaceutical company that discovers, develops and commercializes innovative medicines in areas of unmet medical need. With each new discovery and investigational drug candidate, we seek to improve the care of patients living with life-threatening diseases around the world. Gilead’s therapeutic areas of focus include HIV/AIDS, liver diseases, cancer and inflammation, and serious respiratory and cardiovascular conditions.

Making an impact on a global scale
Inclusion is one of the company’s five core values. That’s because we know that we are stronger and more innovative at Gilead when we are informed by a diverse set of backgrounds, experiences and points of view. Gilead Sciences is a biopharmaceutical company that discovers, develops and commercializes innovative therapeutics in areas of unmet medical need. The company's mission is to advance the care of patients suffering from life-threatening diseases worldwide.

When you join Gilead, you join our mission to change the world by enabling people to live healthier and more fulfilling lives. Come join a mission-driven bio-pharmaceutical organization that values inclusion and diversity, has a strong portfolio of products, and is constantly #CreatingPossible

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Job Description


Gilead Sciences, Inc. is a research-based biopharmaceutical company founded in 1987. Together we deliver life-saving therapies to patients in need. With the commitment and drive you bring to the workplace every day, you will be part of a team that is changing the world and helping millions of people live healthier, more fulfilling lives. Our worldwide staff is a close community where you can see the tangible results of your contributions, where every individual matters, and everyone has a chance to enhance their skills through ongoing development. Our scientific focus has resulted in marketed products that are benefiting hundreds of thousands of people, a pipeline of late-stage drug candidates, and unmatched patient access programs to ensure medications are available to those who could otherwise not afford them. By joining Gilead, you will further our mission to address unmet medical needs and improve life by advancing the care of patients with life-threatening diseases.

Job Description

Gilead is seeking a Chief Cloud Architect to make a difference in leading and growing an Operations team to solve interesting cloud engineering challenges for a global cloud deployment, including but not limited to manageability, scalability and availability. This role will allow you bring your knowledge and experience of the DevOps domain, including production support and cloud service delivery as well as your experience in CI/CD and be part of a very dynamic and engaging engineering team. The right candidate will have shown throughout their experience a strong interest in DevOps technologies and practices and demonstrate increasing responsibilities within the domain.

Responsibilities
  • Sets architectural strategic direction for Cloud roadmaps and initiatives. Contribute to the development and adoption of new architecture and standards for Cloud. Lead the design and development of cloud infrastructure and cloud services.
  • Establish architectural standards that enable DevOps practices such as infrastructure as code, and automated continuous integration/continuous deployment (CI/CD).
  • Applies seasoned expertise in multiple technologies to oversee and ensure mitigation of interoperability issues.
  • Brings technical knowledge from external source and incorporates those ideas into IT, leading the overall architectural strategic planning.
  • Translate organizational level business requirements and use cases into infrastructure capabilities verified to meet the requirements.
  • Design solution-independent architecture models that map business services to cloud application stacks.
  • Continuously manage, monitor, and update architecture models as business needs evolve and additional cloud services become available.
  • Participate in optimizing solution architectures to manage costs and identify cost control mechanisms.
  • Assist application solution architects design scalable, highly available, secure application solutions that leverage cloud services.
  • Utilize cost/benefit models with mapping architecture to business outcomes and KPIs.
  • Coordinate with Product Owners and Business Relationship Managers to incorporate the voice of the customer
  • Maintain technical vendor relationship
  • Participate in business case development and validation (for enterprise level business cloud products/projects)
  • Curate cloud reference architectures


Basic Qualifications
  • Associate's Degree and Sixteen Years Experience OR Bachelor's Degree and Fourteen Years Experience OR Master's Degree and Twelve Years Experience OR PhD and Ten Years Experience
  • Minimum of 15 years IT architect experience
  • Minimum 7 years of software development/coding experience
  • Minimum of 7 years of Cloud Architecture experience, preferably on AWS


Preferred Qualifications
  • Experience managing data center operations
  • A keen interest in new technologies and open source
  • Willingness to research and self-study to keep technical skills relevant in a highly complex environment​​
  • Innovative and ability to think outside the box for creative problem solving
  • Mentors and coaches colleagues and seeks opportunities for continuous improvement
  • Comfortable working in cross functional and multidisciplinary teams
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Ability to multi-task and prioritize deadlines
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills with great attention to detail and accuracy
  • Experience working in an Agile/Scrum environment



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As an equal opportunity employer, Gilead Sciences Inc. is committed to a diverse workforce. Employment decisions regarding recruitment and selection will be made without discrimination based on race, color, religion, national origin, gender, age, sexual orientation, physical or mental disability, genetic information or characteristic, gender identity and expression, veteran status, or other non-job related characteristics or other prohibited grounds specified in applicable federal, state and local laws. In order to ensure reasonable accommodation for individuals protected by Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Vietnam Era Veterans' Readjustment Act of 1974, and Title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, applicants who require accommodation in the job application process may contact careers@gilead.com for assistance.

Following extensive monitoring, research, consideration of business implications and advice from internal and external experts, Gilead has made the decision to require all U.S., Canada, Australia, Singapore, and Hong Kong employees and contractors to receive the COVID-19 vaccines as a condition of employment. “Full vaccination” is defined as two weeks after both doses of a two-dose vaccine or two weeks since a single-dose vaccine has been administered. Anyone unable to be vaccinated, either because of a sincerely held religious belief or a medical condition or disability that prevents them from being vaccinated, can request a reasonable accommodation.​

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Our environment respects individual differences and recognizes each employee as an integral member of our company. Our workforce reflects these values and celebrates the individuals who make up our growing team.

Gilead provides a work environment free of harassment and prohibited conduct. We promote and support individual differences and diversity of thoughts and opinion.

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Company

Gilead Sciences is a biopharmaceutical company that discovers, develops, and commercializes innovative therapeutics in areas of unmet medical need. The company's mission is to advance the care of patients suffering from life-threatening diseases worldwide. Headquartered in Foster City, California, Gilead has operations in North America, Europe and Australia.
 

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