Senior Cloud Advisor

Aarhus, DK; Copenhagen, DK;, Denmark
Full-Time

Posted: 2020-06-25

Born in the Cloud 2011, Nordcloud is a European leader in public cloud infrastructure solutions and cloud-native application services. Since the beginning, we have completed more than 1000 successful deployments that have helped its enterprise customers reap the full benefits of the cloud, including better security, agility, scalability and reduced costs. With a current turnover of 50 million euros, Nordcloud employs 500+ people in offices around Europe including Helsinki (HQ), Stockholm, Oslo, London, Munich, Amsterdam, Poznań, Copenhagen, Aarhus, Gothenburg, Malmö, Jonköping and many more. 

Nordcloud has been recognised by Gartner as the top cloud-native Managed Service Provider (MSP) for the execution of cloud Professional and Managed Services in the 2020 Magic Quadrant. We have the highest accreditations with all three cloud hyperscalers: AWS, Azure and GCP.

Currently, we're looking for a Cloud Advisor to join our growing team in Denmark. 

The Nordcloud Advisory team helps customers transform and evolve their business through the use of Public Cloud technologies. As part of an entrepreneurial team in this rapidly growing business, you will help shape the future of businesses of all sizes and use technology to connect with customers, employees and partners.

As a Cloud Advisor, you will bring your experience and thought leadership to help drive the customer strategy. Your goals are to deliver impactful, customer-relevant business outcomes and enable repeatable, low-friction solutions-based selling. You will develop short-mid-long term strategies by leading the delivery team.

You will interface directly with customers, helping them to both understand Nordcloud’s offerings and gathering their feedback. Your ultimate goal should be to guide and advise the customer while challenging the status quo.

You will be working closely with CxO level stakeholders, contributing vision to the customer’s cloud strategy and becoming a trusted technologist by developing the right solutions to meet the customers’ business needs. 

On a daily basis, you will perform the following tasks:

  • Work as a bridge between the customer’s vision and our delivery/tech experts
  • Lead both our internal teams and customers on the cloud journey - you are not afraid of challenging the status quo
  • Work together with the sales team to assist in building proposals for our customers
  • Run workshops and advise customers on cloud architectural decisions and best practices to ensure their solutions are designed for successful deployment
  • Support the Sales team during pre-sales engagements related to Cloud Migration and the Cloud Operating Model
  • Proactively share knowledge and coach other consultants working with the same customer/project
  • Establish close working relationships and become an advisor to CxOs in the customer organizations
  • Advise and help customers develop the next-generation applications that leverage the full potential of public cloud platforms
  • Facilitate the customer’s journey and translate business requirements to implement technical designs and solutions
  • Build technology roadmaps for customer organizations
  • Evangelize about technologies we use and contribute to our specialists' community
  • Plan migration of a substantial number of applications to a Public Cloud

We expect you to have the following background:

  • 5+ years cloud experience combined with experience working on large cloud initiatives and/or direct experience working IT transformations where Public cloud was a key enabler.   
  • Proven ability to inspire and lead teams to a timely project conclusion 
  • Experience working with senior-level stakeholders in both business and technology as well as internally and externally
  • Self-driven and detail-orientated. You take ownership and are accountable
  • Ability and motivation to identify new business opportunities
  • Highly technical and analytical, possessing significant hands-on experience of software development
  • Understanding, interest and willingness to improve knowledge of public Cloud technology and architecture (AWS, Azure or GCP) - we will provide you with training and possibility to conduct certificates during your employment
  • English language speaking/writing fluency - both business and technology. We operate internationally and you will have the opportunity to travel
  • Strong interpersonal and presentation skills.
  • Seasoned with different agile methods/models and scrum and understands how to work in an agile manner on a scale. 
  • Capable of mentoring others on agile methods.

As we have varying opportunities to work internationally, traveling to customers the in Denmark and other locations in Europe will be a substantial part of your job.

Why Nordcloud as your next career move?

  • Interesting projects and a chance to work with a variety of high-profile customers from several industries
  • Possibility to gather valued certificates and participate in world class courses and training, you can choose from various courses to ensure continuous learning
  • Lots of opportunities to develop your expertise while working together with our leading European Cloud Professionals
  • We provide the best colleagues, a competitive salary and a good range of benefits
  • We are working closely with the biggest players in the cloud industry: Amazon Web Services, Google and Microsoft.
  • Nordcloud operates as a flat international organization, where exceptional talents can make a real impact.
  • Freedom to choose your tools and ways of working
  • Flexibility in working hours

Learn more about our team here at Nordcloud 

Also, checking our Instagram profile gives you more insight about the daily life at our office: https://www.instagram.com/nordcloudcommunity

If you’d like to join us, please send us your CV. Please also take the time to tell us more about your accomplishments. Time is of the essence; we are urgently seeking to sign up new talent.

What you can expect at Nordcloud is a straightforward working team of highly skilled Cloud Architects and Consultants that work with public cloud and the related features all day in and out. The pace at which we operate is very fast, the collaboration across Europe is intense and the fun to be had both locally and in international team meetings is huge.

All applicants must have the right to work in the EU.

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