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Cloud Solution Architect (m/f/d)

Publish Date: Sep 15, 2021

Location: Zürich, Zürich, CH-Switzerland

Company: Atos


About Atos

Atos is a global leader in digital transformation with 110,000 employees in 73 countries and annual revenue of € 12 billion. European number one in Cloud, Cybersecurity and High-Performance Computing, the Group provides end-to-end Orchestrated Hybrid Cloud, Big Data, Business Applications and Digital Workplace solutions. The Group is the Worldwide Information Technology Partner for the Olympic & Paralympic Games and operates under the brands Atos, Atos|Syntel, and Unify. Atos is a SE (Societas Europaea), listed on the CAC40 Paris stock index.

The purpose of Atos is to help design the future of the information space. Its expertise and services support the development of knowledge, education and research in a multicultural approach and contribute to the development of scientific and technological excellence. Across the world, the Group enables its customers and employees, and members of societies at large to live, work and develop sustainably, in a safe and secure information space.




Come join the cloud business team in Atos and be part of our community collaborating in designing, architecting, and delivering cloud services.




Within Atos, Cloud Enterprise Solutions (CES) is a strategic business supporting the growing market demands on digital transformation. CES operates globally and across the cloud lifecycle to weave secure digital solutions into the fabric of business. CES uses a global and highly proficient set of capabilities that enable our customers to deliver their business outcomes in a decarbonized and constantly evolving world.




  • As a Cloud Solutions Architect, you have the technical knowledge to build architectural designs, review technical architecture designs and possess commercial skills, to optimally present cloud solutions to our customers. You have a specific focus on Azure Public Cloud (experience with AWS or GCP is a plus) as well as DevOps, DevSecOps and Cloud Native app services.
  • You will independently participate in Atos proposal management process to deliver customer-centric solutions; architect and design secure broad sweeping solutions using industry best practices and technologies.
  • You will also work alongside Project Managers, Scrum Masters, DevOps engineers and Enterprise Architects in customer engagements and to build the high-level design to deliver customer multi-cloud and containerized solutions.
  • You will also be required to support the deployment and delivery with hands-on experience as required during the pre or post design architectural cycle.




  • You need to possess experience in Public Cloud solution design, you are technically experienced, but also strong in customer communications and able to build a positive customer relationship. Furthermore, our ideal Cloud Architect can lead a critical discussion on cloud technologies, for Atos, as well as prospective and existing customers.
  • Creating effective solutions, cost models and delivery plans for client proposals.
  • Above all, you are a hardworking person that takes ownership of his/her work and show perseverance to reach the desired result.




  • Support ATOS as required with client conversations demonstrating your Public Cloud technical expertise to help customers in their journey to and optimization on cloud.
  • Translate customer requirements into a high-level design for customer acceptance and internal delivery sign-off.
  • Where required design, plan and build customer Proof of Concepts (POC).
  • Drive adoption of standardization and automation plus clearly identifying any non-standard requirements.
  • Align into ATOS and CES when non-standard solutions required, to assess viability to scale using these customer solutions / requirements.
  • Represent ATOS Governance as an Improver of solutions and make appropriate recommendations for approval or otherwise.
  • Align with Country or CTO/Operations team for reviewing designs and securing delivery signoff or otherwise.
  • Be involved in implementation of projects/ solutions as required.
  • Contribute to ATOS and customer Cloud Vision and roadmaps.


THE RIGHT PERSON ..will be able to demonstrate:


  • You are result oriented and creative in problem solving
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Bring Technology and Architectural Leadership
  • Architecting and developing scalable enterprise solutions in one (or many) of the following areas): IaaS / Infrastructure as Code (IaC) / CICD pipeline deployment models, Analytics/Big Data, Artificial intelligence, Application Development.
  • Experience in deployment of services in cloud models in relation to one of the 3 Public Clouds: AWS, Azure or GCP.
  • Have experience in containers (VMware Tanzu, RedHat OpenShift) desirable.
  • Able to work with and influence customers and IT directors / CIOs.
  • Knowledge of technology transformation projects.
  • Adaptable through balancing various priorities and be flexible to perform different tasks as required by the nature of business change.
  • Strong organizational skills.
  • Experience in working with cross cultural teams.
  • Willingness to travel.
  • Proficient in English, good German or French is an asset 




  • At least 3-5 years in an architectural or operational role
  • Must have a bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Technology, Computer Information Systems, Computer Applications, Engineering, or a related field.


Here at Atos, we want all of our employees to feel valued, appreciated, and free to be who they are at work. Our employee lifecycle processes are designed to prevent discrimination against our people regardless of gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, religion, ethnicity, age, neurodiversity, disability status, citizenship, or any other aspect which makes them unique. Across the globe, we have created a variety of programs to embed our Atos culture of inclusivity, and work hard to ensure that all of our employees have an equal opportunity to contribute and feel that they are exactly where they belong.