Edwards Lifesciences Architect IT, Cloud in Cartago, Costa Rica
Responsible for designing, building and providing guidance related to cloud computing architecture that integrates with existing infrastructure and business process while sustaining business productivity.
Design and document robust cloud solutions per well architected standards and best practices that are cost effective, resilient, scalable and aligned with business strategy utilizing architecture methodology.
Responsible for cloud roadmap, strategy and evaluating for onboarding new technologies.
Remain well-versed in latest technologies and cloud architecture patterns to provide them as potential solutions to business opportunities.
Architect end-to-end solutions using cloud native methodology and automation provisioning and management of infrastructure.
Execute, plan and participate in projects utilizing Agile project management principals and tools.
Manage vendor relationship and harmonize needs across all stakeholders.
Promote a culture of innovation and mutual advancement.
Lead in streamlining IT Business processes impacting NPD.
Design quality control and test procedures to ensure the deliverables meet established design and performance goals.
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or Engineering
10 years of Information Technology industry experience.
5+ years of experience developing cloud-based applications and/or solutions.
Experience with Cloud Orchestration tools such as CloudFormation, Terraform, and configuration tools such as Ansible, Puppet, Chef etc is a plus.
Provide in-depth documentation, instructions and learning materials of all works being rolled out to the larger organization or teams – i.e. software/architecture designs and patterns that can be absorbed by cross-functional teams.
Deep understanding of AWS Regions, Availability Zones, End Points, Local Zones, Outpost etc.
Experience of AWS services and components like EC2, VPC, Transit Gateway, route tables etc.
Experience architecting solutions on AWS that are utilized cross regions
Good understanding of AWS Control Tower, Landing Zone etc
Deep understanding of Network Firewall such as Palo Alto or any Cloud Native Firewalls preferred
Experience in configuring firewall policies
Proficient in designing and implementing core AWS services like Control Tower, VPC, S3, EC2, RDS, IAM, Route 53, Autoscaling, CloudWatch, AWS Config, CloudTrail, ELB, AWS Migration, ELB, VPN/Direct Connect, Transit Gateway, Organizations, Stack Sets, Single Sign-On and Service Catalog.
Experience with implementing DevOps processes and tools – Azure DevOps and AWS CodePipeline is a plus
Analytical, problem solver with ability to challenge existing processes and come up with innovative solutions
Proven ability to work hands-on in a fast-paced environment
Proficiency with software tools for requirements management, engineering analysis, and statistical analysis.
Ability to communicate (verbal and written) with cross-functional team members and business stakeholders. Build key relationships and lasting partnerships.
Demonstrated technical project management skills on multi-year projects with multi-functional teams.
Experience working in a regulated manufacturing environment.
Ability to work with ambiguity/uncertainty and a willingness to try new/challenging things.
Masters/Doctorate in Computer Science or Engineering or Bachelors in Computer Science or Information Technology
10 years of experience with system engineering for combined hardware, software systems.
Java, Python or other Object-Oriented Programming and troubleshooting skills.
Edwards Lifesciences is the global leader in patient-focused medical innovations for structural heart disease, as well as critical care and surgical monitoring. Driven by a passion to help patients, the company collaborates with the world's leading clinicians and researchers to address unmet healthcare needs, working to improve patient outcomes and enhance lives. Headquartered in Irvine, California, Edwards Lifesciences has extensive operations in North America, Europe, Japan, Latin America and Asia and currently employs over 15,000 individuals worldwide.
For us, helping patients is not a slogan - it's our life's work. From developing devices that replace or repair a diseased heart valve to creating new technologies that monitor vital signs in the critical care setting, we focus on helping patients regain and improve the quality of their life.