Solution Principal – Cloud, DevOps, and Security 

Posted 09 Apr 2020

Slalom, LLC

Houston IT jobs (Cloud Engineer Jobs)

Do you want to lead the design, development, and delivery of creative DevOps and cloud solutions while working on team-based projects? Would you like to help fuel a growing software engineering culture at the best consulting firm in the world? Join Slalom Build as a Solution Principal and help build strategies and systems to help our clients solve their most complex and interesting business problems. We love people who are invigorated by new challenges, seek out new learning opportunities, lead from the front, challenge the status quo, and develop the skills of team members through technical and professional mentoring.

About Slalom Build

Slalom Build is a highly-scalable, high-velocity Build as a Service firm. We work with clients to close the distance between dream and reality, imagined possibility and technical realization. 

We do this by blending design, product engineering, analytics, and automation to build the modern technology products of tomorrow.

Nearly 1000 builders strong in nine Build Centers across North America, Slalom Build leverages a foundation of innovation inherited from Slalom Consulting. We’re intensely proud to partner with future-focused clients committed to disrupting their industries. 

About Slalom

Founded in 2001 and headquartered in Seattle, WA, Slalom has organically grown to over 8,000 employees. We were named one of Fortune’s 100 Best Companies to Work For in 2019 and are regularly recognized by our employees as a best place to work. You can find us in 30+ cities across the U.S., U.K., and Canada.

What You’ll Do

Lead the technical approach for Cloud, DevOps and Security capabilities and provide oversight across multiple projects, working directly with both client and Slalom teams. 
Help grow our practice by crafting solution offerings, developing thought leadership in the Cloud, DevOps and Security communities, and leading teams. 
Lead initial technical conversations and workshops with clients. 
Assist with shaping engagements and proposals. 
Build strong relationships and collaborate with our local markets to help support and mature their Cloud, DevOps and Security delivery capabilities. 
Assist with establishing and managing partnerships with key technology partners. 
Hire, coach, and develop our Cloud, DevOps and Security engineers. 
Up to 50% travel required. 

Key Skills

10+ years of progressively responsible technology and leadership experience. 
Continuous Delivery pipeline design and implementation experience. 
Experience with CI/CD Pipeline tools such as Jenkins, CircleCI, GitLab CI, AWS CodePipeline, or TeamCity 
Hands-on public cloud configuration and application migration experience (e.g. AWS, Azure, Google). 
Configuration Management and Infrastructure as Code experience (e.g. Chef, Puppet, Ansible, Terraform, AWS CloudFormation, GCP Deployment Manager, ARM). 
Solid Agile and Lean methodology experience, including collaborating across multiple functional/technical teams to deliver a project. 
Demonstrated growth mindset, enthusiastic about learning new technologies quickly and applying the gained knowledge to address business problems. 
Ability to communicate with clients on a business level and translate their needs into a technical solution. 

Slalom is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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