Cloud Security and Solutions Architect in Hillsboro, OR at Volt

Date Posted: 10/26/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Hillsboro, OR
  • Job Type:
  • Duration:
    48 weeks
  • Date Posted:
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  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Volt | Azure Cloud Architect | Hillsboro, OR


We are seeking an individual to fill a position as an architect with a local company here in Hillsboro OR. 

The Architect  requires competency in two or more key technological areas and has increased responsibility for developing designs and reviewing designs for information systems to be implemented in accordance with the bank’s goals, needs and objectives. This involves the uniformity of application implementations under their influence with a deep understanding of the business needs and the business strategy along with the future vision of the team's development within the enterprise’s direction and technology roadmap.


  • Collaborate with staff, users and senior management on establishing the bank’s technology direction and business goals.
  • Review new and existing IT projects, systems designs and plans and conduct research on emerging technologies to support changes in systems and infrastructure.
  • Act as an advisor to all technology groups, and the bank as a whole, when new technologies or business needs are identified.
  • Provide an architectural framework for information system development, maintenance, and enhancement efforts.
  • Understand user and process requirements and ensure those requirements can be achieved through high quality deliverables.
  • Work closely with developers and engineers to develop road maps for applications, align development plans, and to ensure effective integration among information systems and the IT infrastructure.
  • Monitor technological advancements to ensure that solutions are continuously improved, supported, and aligned with industry and company standards as well as emerging business requirements.
  • Understand the interactions between systems, applications, and services within the environment, and evaluate the impact of changes or additions.
  • Analyze systems to ensure performance and reliability, enhance scalability, and meet security requirements.
  • Lead cultural change for cloud adoption
  • Develop and coordinate cloud architecture across different disciplines within the organization
  • Develop a cloud strategy and coordinate adoption
  • Demonstrate compliance with all bank regulations that apply to your position, and keep up to date on regulation changes.
  • Maintain working knowledge of our policies and procedures regarding the Bank Secrecy Act, Regulation CC, Regulation E, Bank Security and other regulations that apply to your position. 


  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, computer engineering, related field or equivalent work experience.
  • 6-9 years of experience in analysis, design, development, or application deployment.
  • Minimum of 6 years of professional consultative, technical, or administrative experience, providing expert advice and leadership in the planning, development, coordination, and implementation of information systems.
  • 3-5 years of experience designing and engineering Azure Cloud solutions
  • Experience with Agile project management methodologies
  • Experience with DevOps, CI/CD
  • Minimum of 3 years as an IT architect with increasing levels of responsibility.
  • Competent in reviewing system and application designs to ensure compliance and consistency with the businesses strategic direction.
  • Possesses organizational skills to identify and track architectural issues to resolution.
  • Has in-depth knowledge and competency in two or more key technological areas of the bank’s total computing environment and how various hardware, software and telecommunications components impact the overall environment.

Physical and Environmental Demands

  • Work involves sitting, occasional walking, and lifting up to 10 pounds.
  • Requires close visual acuity.
  • Normal office environment.
  • Occasional travel may be required.

Please note the following:

  • This is a W2 only position.
  • Direct inquiries only.
  • No 3rd party submittals please.
  • This position is not available for Corp-to-Corp.
  • This position is not available for Associate Vendors.

Volt offers a candidate referral bonus, please inquire for more details.  (Conditions and restrictions apply)

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.