Remote cloud enterprise architect jobs at U.S. companies

We, at Turing, are looking for talented remote cloud enterprise architects who will oversee a company's cloud computing strategy, manage cloud adoption plans, and cloud application designs. Get an excellent opportunity to collaborate closely with the best minds while working at top U.S. firms.

Check out the best jobs for May 2024here

Find remote software jobs with hundreds of Turing clients

Job description

Job responsibilities

  • Plan, design, deploy and manage a variety of cloud-related solutions
  • Collaborate closely with IT security to keep an eye on the company's cloud security
  • Lead the cultural change for cloud adoption
  • Develop and coordinate with cloud architects
  • Develop cloud strategy and coordinate for the adaptation process
  • Establish cloud engineering best practices across the company
  • Select cloud providers and vet third-party services
  • Develop a well-informed cloud strategy and oversee the transition
  • Operate at scale while estimating cost and managing budgets

Minimum requirements

  • Bachelor’s/Master’s degree in Engineering, Computer Science, IT (or equivalent experience)
  • At least 3+ years of experience in cloud architecture development (rare exceptions for highly skilled developers)
  • Experience in designing and deploying solutions on cloud platforms and workload migrations
  • Knowledge of cloud computing, planning, implementing, and maintaining IT cloud solutions
  • Proficient in VMWare tools and data center infrastructure technologies
  • Expertise in creating technical concepts and documents
  • Understanding of technical architecture and infrastructure design
  • Sound knowledge of the architectural principles of cloud-based platforms including SaaS, PaaS, multi-tenancy, multi-tiered infrastructure, etc.
  • Solid understanding of architecture, applications, systems design, and integration
  • Fluency in the English language for effective communication
  • Ability to work full-time (40 hours/week) with a 4 hour overlap with US time zones

Preferred skills

  • Experience in service-based cloud platforms & enterprise-level system design and delivery
  • Proficient in distributed global cloud-based systems architecture, design, development and implementation
  • Knowledge of network infrastructure, security, and application development
  • Interested in learning emerging technologies/methodologies/solutions in the Cloud/IT technology space
  • Ability to communicate and collaborate effectively to work cross-functionally
  • Excellent analytical, critical thinking, troubleshooting, and problem-solving skills

Interested in this job?

Apply to Turing today.

Apply now

Why join Turing?

Elite US Jobs

1Elite US Jobs

Turing’s developers earn better than market pay in most countries, working with top US companies.
Career Growth

2Career Growth

Grow rapidly by working on challenging technical and business problems on the latest technologies.
Developer success support

3Developer success support

While matched, enjoy 24/7 developer success support.

Developers Turing

Read reviews from developers across the world and learn what it’s like working with top U.S. companies.
4.65OUT OF 5
based on developer reviews as of June 2024
View all reviews

How to become a Turing developer?

Work with the best software companies in just 4 easy steps
  1. Create your profile

    Fill in your basic details - Name, location, skills, salary, & experience.

  2. Take our tests and interviews

    Solve questions and appear for technical interview.

  3. Receive job offers

    Get matched with the best US and Silicon Valley companies.

  4. Start working on your dream job

    Once you join Turing, you’ll never have to apply for another job.


How to become a Cloud Enterprise Architect?

An IT specialist responsible for all technical aspects of cloud computing, including design, planning, and management, is known as a Cloud Enterprise Architect. Cloud computing solutions have risen in popularity as organizations around the world transition away from onsite data centers and server rooms. The majority of large businesses are moving their business applications and data storage to cloud-based services. Moving to cloud services is the top strategic priority for more than half of those firms' IT departments.

Companies require highly experienced architects to manage their cloud usage, which includes app development, resource allocation and maintenance, and effective use of industry-leading cloud providers such as Amazon Web Services (AWS), Google Cloud, and Microsoft Azure.

What is the scope for Cloud Enterprise Architects?

The future of cloud computing has changed dramatically in recent years. Thanks to modern technologies, the world is becoming increasingly connected. One of the key causes for the shift in cloud computing's scope is because of this. The amount of labor, technology, and research capital needed to forecast cloud computing's future reach has also grown. As a result, we've witnessed a slew of innovative cloud computing developments.

Cloud Enterprise Architect roles have been designated one of the most in-demand IT careers, owing to the high number of companies transferring business processes to the cloud. According to a NetEnrich study, 68 percent of enterprise IT departments are now adopting public cloud infrastructure.

The demand for cloud-experienced technologists has risen dramatically as firms move away from on-premise infrastructure architectures and toward a cloud-first approach when updating or developing new environments.

What are the roles and responsibilities of a Cloud Enterprise Architect?

The cloud computing infrastructure that all businesses require to be flexible and responsive is designed and maintained by a Cloud Enterprise Architect. A Cloud Enterprise Architect has the expertise and skills to build cloud solutions that meet and surpass the company's requirements. In today's business world, the cloud is everywhere, and because of Cloud Enterprise Architects, more and more companies are realizing their full potential.

While the Cloud Enterprise Architect will deal with Cloud Enterprise Architectures, the architect will be in charge of a variety of duties, as the job title suggests. The following are some of the tasks of a Cloud Enterprise Architect:

•Cloud Enterprise Architect with a passion for technology and the ability to understand and assess new technologies in terms of business applications.
•Vetting third-party services and selecting cloud providers
•Work closely with IT security to monitor privacy and build incident-response protocols while overseeing governance and mitigating risk
•Developing and managing cloud architecture
•Developing a cloud strategy and coordinating the adaptation process
•Assessing apps, software, and hardware
•Establishing best practises for cloud adoption across the firm
•Scaling up operations
•Managing budgets and cost projections

Cloud Enterprise Architects are responsible for keeping track of cloud operations, developing and transferring apps to the cloud, and determining computing demands. They also provide advice on how to deal with high-risk situations. It's a senior-level job that necessitates a unique combination of technical, business, and interpersonal abilities.

How to become a Cloud Enterprise Architect?

The following education, credentials, and experience are frequently required for Cloud Enterprise Architect jobs:

For a Cloud Enterprise Architect job, a bachelor's degree in computer science, engineering, or a comparable subject with similar abilities is necessary. A Master of Science degree is preferred by a number of employers.

Certifications: In addition to education and experience, some employers want additional credentials that demonstrate technical proficiency in one or more domains. Among the most popular certifications are those for major providers such as AWS and Microsoft, as well as certifications for skill sets such as cloud security.

Cloud Enterprise Architects with at least five years of expertise working with cloud services, including open-source technologies, software development, system architecture, scripting languages, and multiple cloud providers, are in high demand. Cloud Enterprise Architects must also have experience developing or designing cloud-based internet services.

Programming languages such as Java, Python, and Ruby are required for Cloud Enterprise Architect employment. Many firms are looking for OpenStack, Linux, Amazon Web Services, Rackspace, Google Compute Engine, Microsoft Azure, and Docker-experienced Cloud Enterprise Architects. APIs, orchestration, automation, DevOps, and databases, especially NoSQL databases, are all essential skills.

Interested in remote Cloud Enterprise Architect jobs?

Become a Turing developer!

Apply now

Skills required to become a Cloud Enterprise Architect

The first step is to begin gaining the necessary skills that will assist you in obtaining a high-paying Cloud Enterprise Architect position. Let's take a look at the information you'll need.

1. Linux

Cloud Enterprise Architects should be familiar with the Linux operating system, which is widely used in cloud development. Cloud Enterprise Architects should be familiar with Linux server architecture, maintenance, and management. Because of its open-source nature, ease of customization, security, and other fascinating characteristics, Linux is a programmer's dream. Because cloud providers are aware of this, we see Linux being deployed on a variety of cloud platforms.

2. Programming

Cloud Enterprise Architects should be able to work in a variety of languages, including SQL, Java, Python, Ruby, Golang, PHP, and.NET. When it comes to cloud computing abilities, you can't overlook the importance of developers in the computer world. Developers can create, deploy, and manage apps in a short amount of time. This feature is used in cloud computing for scalability and strength.

3. Virtual networks and general network management operations

These are important concepts for Cloud Enterprise Architects to grasp. Because centralized computer resources are shared for clients across the Cloud, networking is linked to cloud computing. It has sparked a trend of moving more network administration operations to the cloud, reducing the need for customer devices to operate the network.

4. DevOps

If you're a software developer or an operations engineer, you're well aware of the challenges that these professionals confront on a regular basis while working in a range of environments. DevOps brings together development and operations into a single package, eliminating job dependencies and bridging the gap between the two. Because DevOps is a popular cloud engineering methodology, employers may find that having a practical understanding of DevOps operations is advantageous. AWS DevOps, in particular, is in great demand among cloud service providers.

5. Containerization

Containerization is a reasonable packaging approach for applications since it allows them to be isolated from their operating environment. Regardless of whether the target environment is a private data center, public cloud, or simply a developer's laptop, this decoupling allows container-based software to be deployed easily and consistently. Understanding how popular containers such as Kubernetes and Docker function can make your CV stand out not only in the Cloud industry but also in the software area in general.

6. Software Management and Deployment

Cloud Enterprise Architects must be able to deploy and manage application software on virtual computers. Businesses must use virtualization to have access to scalable, fault-tolerant resources. A fundamental grasp of virtualization or services such as virtual machines, EC2, and Lambda would be a significant step toward Serverless Computing. As a result, it's considered a top-tier Cloud Enterprise Architect credential.

7. APIs and web services

Cloud Enterprise Architects should be familiar with open standards like XML, SOAP, WSDL, and UDDI (Universal Description, Discovery, and Integration), as well as how APIs are built.

Interested in remote Cloud Enterprise Architect jobs?

Become a Turing developer!

Apply now

How to get a remote Cloud Enterprise Architect job?

You must develop an effective job-search strategy while gaining as much practical experience as feasible. Consider what you're looking for and how you'll use that information to narrow your search before you start looking for jobs. When it comes to demonstrating to potential employers that you're job-ready, it's all about putting your skills to work. As a result, continuing to learn and improve is vital. If you work on a lot of open-source, volunteer, or freelancing initiatives, you'll have more to talk about in an interview.

Turing provides the best remote Cloud Enterprise Architect positions in the business, and they're all targeted to your career objectives as a Cloud Enterprise Architect. Working with cutting-edge technologies to solve complex technical and business issues will help you grow quickly. Join a network of the world's top engineers and experts to get a full-time, long-term remote Cloud Enterprise Architect job with higher pay and professional progress.

Why become a Cloud Enterprise Architect at Turing?

Elite US jobs
Elite US jobs

Long-term opportunities to work for amazing, mission-driven US companies with great compensation.

Career growth
Career growth

Work on challenging technical and business problems using cutting-edge technology to accelerate your career growth.

Exclusive developer community
Exclusive developer community

Join a worldwide community of elite software developers.

Once you join Turing, you’ll never have to apply for another job.
Once you join Turing, you’ll never have to apply for another job.

Turing's commitments are long-term and full-time. As one project draws to a close, our team gets to work identifying the next one for you in a matter of weeks.

Work from the comfort of your home
Work from the comfort of your home

Turing allows you to work according to your convenience. We have flexible working hours and you can work for top US firms from the comfort of your home.

Great compensation
Great compensation

Working with top US corporations, Turing developers make more than the standard market pay in most nations.

How much does Turing pay their Cloud Enterprise Architects?

Turing's Cloud Enterprise Architects have complete autonomy on their fees. Turing, on the other hand, will propose a pay at which we believe we can offer you a rewarding and long-term position. Our suggestions are based on our analysis of market conditions and our estimations of client needs.

Frequently Asked Questions

We are a Palo Alto-based 'deep' jobs platform allowing talented software developers to work with top US firms from the comfort of their homes. We are led by Stanford alumni and successful A.I. entrepreneurs Jonathan Siddharth and Vijay Krishnan.

After uploading your resume, you will have to go through the three tests -- seniority assessment, tech stack test, and live coding challenge. Once you clear these tests, you are eligible to apply to a wide range of jobs available based on your skills.

No, you don't need to pay any taxes in the U.S. However, you might need to pay taxes according to your country’s tax laws. Also, your bank might charge you a small amount as a transaction fee.

We, at Turing, hire remote developers for over 100 skills like React/Node, Python, Angular, Swift, React Native, Android, Java, Rails, Golang, PHP, Vue, among several others. We also hire engineers based on tech roles and seniority.

Communication is crucial for success while working with American clients. We prefer candidates with a B1 level of English i.e. those who have the necessary fluency to communicate without effort with our clients and native speakers.

Currently, we have openings only for the developers because of the volume of job demands from our clients. But in the future, we might expand to other roles too. Do check out our careers page periodically to see if we could offer a position that suits your skills and experience.

It is the combination of our core business model and values that makes us different from others. We provide full-time, long-term projects to remote developers whereas most of our competitors offer more freelance jobs.

No, the service is absolutely free for software developers who sign up.

Ideally, a remote developer needs to have at least 3 years of relevant experience to get hired by Turing, but at the same time, we don't say no to exceptional developers. Take our test to find out if we could offer something exciting for you.

View more FAQs

Latest posts from Turing


In a nutshell, Turing aims to make the world flat for opportunity. Turing is the brainchild of serial A.I. entrepreneurs Jonathan and Vijay, whose previous successfully-acquired AI firm was powered by exceptional remote talent. Also part of Turing’s band of innovators are high-profile investors, such as Facebook's first CTO (Adam D'Angelo), executives from Google, Amazon, Twitter, and Foundation Capital.

Equal Opportunity Policy

Turing is an equal opportunity employer. Turing prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type and affords equal employment opportunities to employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Explore remote developer jobs

Check out the best jobs for May 2024here

Work full-time at top U.S. companies

Create your profile, pass Turing Tests and get job offers as early as 2 weeks.