Cloud Architect & Technical Product Owner (REMOTE)

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Job Description

Every day, Global Payments makes it possible for millions of people to move money between buyers and sellers using our payments solutions for credit, debit, prepaid and merchant services. Our worldwide team helps over 3 million companies, more than 1,300 financial institutions and over 600 million cardholders grow with confidence and achieve amazing results. We are driven by our passion for success and we are proud to deliver best-in-class payment technology and software solutions. Join our dynamic team and make your mark on the payments technology landscape of tomorrow. Summary of This Role The Cloud Architect & Technical Product Owner will play a key role in enabling Global Payments' adoptions of Cloud-based services in order to maintain its leading position as an innovative, software-driven payments provider. As well as assuming the Technical Product Owner role for at least one aspect of our Cloud baseline capability, the role holder will also be a cloud transformation champion, providing education, mentoring, and consultancy to a range of internal teams, as well as providing guidance to clients and other external entities when necessary. Although this is a matrix leadership role, you will be expected to get hands-on with code, configurations and designs, acting as a role model to the technical teams you work with. Using their experience as a Cloud Architect, the role owns and constantly updates the technical roadmap of the assigned product, platform or project. The role holder negotiates with stakeholders to determine scope and budget of work activities which advance business objectives and client needs. The holder builds and maintains internal and external customer and vendor relationships. What Part Will You Play? Join at least one Agile platform team as Technical Product Owner, maintaining the teams' roadmap by engaging with a range of consumer and supplier teams and external entities where appropriate. At all times demonstrates a commitment to continuous improvement, understanding and meeting customer requirements, team member learning and maintaining excellent peer relationships Coordinates and/or provides technical direction on multiple work components for a product, platform, or project solving the most complex or unique application issues. Work initiatives include fully authorizing and endorsing solution design, problem resolution and management, application maintenance, project requests and system enhancements. Work initiatives pose significant risk to the organization regarding impacts to other critical work streams, and involves the most complex system integration efforts and requires deep specialization of knowledge of multiple components. Is the primary technical escalation point of contact for the management of systems issues that require unique knowledge and specialized experience with multiple components. Exercises independent judgment to identify application improvements to address issue resolution. Assumes Subject Matter Expert role using broad expertise, unique knowledge, and deep and varied specialized skills to guide the team or multiple work teams to solution approaches, to contribute to development of company objectives and principles and to achieve goals, resolve issues and achieve application improvements in creative and effective ways. Leads and participates in client facing meetings, vendor partnerships, client and internal development team working solutions to determine solution approaches. Interacts with a diverse range of leaders, including senior management or possibly executive leadership and clients. Oversees and tracks assigned tasks for component(s) to keep on schedule, and adjusts resource allocation based on work prioritization. Oversees review of deliverables for assigned tasks and ensures alignment with objectives and provides feedback and recommendations. Provides updates to other Product Owners, Program and Project Managers as appropriate for status reporting. Oversees and provides training and mentoring to help team members increase their effectiveness. Minimum Qualifications Bachelor's Degree Relevant Experience or Degree in: IT, Computer Science, MIS or Business or equivalent work experience, such as relevant technical background and/or work product/SME knowledge in lieu of a degree Typically Minimum 10+ Years Relevant Exp Cloud Computing, DevOps technologies, Coding, Designing and Developing Preferred Qualifications Certifications in Cloud computing and associated technologies, in particular Google Cloud Platform (GCP) Relevant cloud security certifications Agile Product Owner certifications What Are Our Desired Skills and Capabilities? Technical Knowledge - broad technical expertise, yet with in-depth knowledge in some areas, and experience with: Google Cloud Platform and/or Amazon Web Services Cloud-native application architecture patterns Terraform and other Infrastructure-as-Code (IaC) frameworks Cloud Security best practices Code deployment systems such as Jenkins Source code management tools, techniques and best practices centered around Git and GitHub Common programming languages used in DevOps automation such as Python, Node.js, bash, Groovy, etc Cloud Logging and Monitoring tools, best practices Networking, including intra-cloud and hybrid networking solutions Secure system integration and automation via APIs Policy-as-Code tools and languages such as Open Policy Agent (OPA) and Rego Kubernetes cluster and workload deployment and management Cloud Identity and Access Management (IAM) best practices and tools Designing solutions to meet PCI-DSS compliance requirements, or similar compliance frameworks, and providing evidence during assessments/audits Proven ability to quickly learn new technologies and apply them appropriately to existing contexts and situations Experience of owning a function, roadmap or matrix management responsibilities, using knowledge to ensure success, strengthen relationships, expanding the business through key initiatives, and leading the technical direction of complex projects. Job Complexity - Works on issues that impact design success or address future concepts, products, or technologies. Creates formal networks with key decision makers and serves as external spokesperson for the organization with key accounts, agencies, partners, vendors, and sales prospects. Supervision - Exercises wide latitude in determining objectives and approaches to critical assignments. Business Knowledge - Good knowledge of the business and how the technology he/she is leading is providing solutions to business . Communication Skills - Spoken and written English communication skills Global Payments Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. Global Payments provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, ancestry, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, veteran status, genetic information or any other basis protected by law. Those applicants requiring reasonable accommodation to the application and/or interview process should notify a representative of the Human Resources Department.