Version 1 Remote, United Kingdom

Migration Architect

Department: Cloud & Infrastructure


Jessica Levai

Company Description

Version 1 is an AWS Premier Consulting Partner - the highest tier of partnership available with AWS.

We have a rich history of delivering successful AWS solutions to organisations around the globe and were named AWS Migration Partner of the Year – EMEA 2022.

Our UK Digital, Data and Cloud team (UKDDC for short) are looking for AWS Architect professionals who want to provide their thought leadership and help deliver a variety of AWS Product Specialties to our customers.

Job Description

You will be working in our AWS Practice which consists of some of the best Architects, DevOps Engineers and Consultants.

The customer engagements are varied and the exposure to cutting-edge technologies is always present.

You will work in a mixture of teams to deliver solutions to some of the most high-profile customers. 

As Migration Architect, you'll actively be implementing and supporting large-scale cloud implementations on Amazon AWS.

Day to day you'll perform tasks such as

  • Migrating of Version 1 Customer datacentres to AWS
  • Architecting AWS across multiple technologies such as AWS, Azure, Open Source and Oracle
  • Migration planning exercises and effort estimation for projects/ proposals
  • Architecting and implementing cloud solutions for different applications, automating cloud operations and cloud deployments
  • Working closely with business leads and product owners to understand solution requirements and identify architectural patterns
  • Security Clearance eligible i.e. residency in the UK for five or more years (or currently hold Security Clearance) 
  • Migration experience – an understanding of what AWS MAP is and the phases within the framework
  • Demonstrated experience as a Cloud Architect - able to set up, deploy and manage multiple environments 
  • Knowledge of the AWS Well Architected Framework
  • At least one software development language (Python, NodeJS, Java, .Net etc.)
  • Linux (RHEL, Centos) and Bash
Additional Information

Here are some of our benefits:

  • Remote or hybrid working, it's your choice!
  • Support to take Associate, Professional and Speciality certifications and additional training that is relevant to your role
  • Profit share, pension, private healthcare cover, flexible working policy and more

Wired to Deliver

Every decision we make is governed by six core values. They are simply stated, non-negotiable and ever present.

Honesty and Integrity
Telling customers what they need to hear – not what they want to hear.
Personal Commitment
Being accountable and keeping commitments
No Ego
Having an open, helpful and ‘No Job Too Small’ attitude.
Customer First
Actively seeking customer feedback to understand your business.
Good enough is never our objective. We solve tough problems and make innovative suggestions.
Our customers are accustomed to working with driven, results focused Version 1 people.

Consistently Rated a Top Workplace By Our People

Strong core values, a culture of trust and empowerment, and a vision for success position Version 1 as a top employer across the UK, Ireland and India. If you are seeking a fair workplace in which recognition is based on merits, and career pathways are based on skills, then we could be a fit for you.

Learn about our Culture

Award-Winning Employee Focus

    UK, 2019-2021
    IRELAND, 2012-2021
    AWARD, 2018-2021
    IN TECH, 2019 & 2020
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