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Google Cloud Platform Architect (VISA Sponsorship)

Location East Peoria, Illinois, United States of America / Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America / Irving, Texas, United States of America
Date Posted
Contract Type Full time
Job Type Regular
Requisition ID R0000128206

Career Area:

Information Technology

Job Description:

Job Description

Your Work Shapes the World  

Whether it be groundbreaking products, best in class solutions or creating a lifelong career, you can do the work that matters at Caterpillar. With a 95-year legacy of quality and innovation and 150 locations in countries around the world, your impact spans the globe. 

At Caterpillar, a brand recognized the world over, your office could be closer than you ever realized. Caterpillar’s highly flexible work environment fosters a culture to inspire unconventional ideas to accomplish remarkable results. With life demands ever-changing, Caterpillar provides employees the autonomy to choose their work location based on their daily commitments and how/where they work most efficiently and effectively. It’s time to start building what matters most, your career! 

When you join Caterpillar, you are joining a team of makers, innovators and doers. We are the people who roll up our sleeves and do the work to build a better world. We don’t just talk about progress and innovation. We make it happen. And we are proud of that because it helps our customers build and power the world we live in – the roads, hospitals, homes and infrastructure.  Without a dedicated workforce Caterpillar could not effectively meet our customer’s needs.  Join us. 

Caterpillar is seeking a Google Cloud Platform (GCP) Architect for the newly formed GCP Platform Services team within Global Information Services.  In this role, the incumbent will serve as a consultant and company expert in GCP, with specific focus on foundational security, privacy and compliance activities.  You will work closely with internal cloud and hosting teams, external service providers, and internal business teams driving advancement in our technology capabilities.  

Job Duties/Responsibilities may include, but are not limited to:  

  • Establishing a secure Google Cloud Platform foundation with defined controls and baselines for core capabilities; 

  • Establishing a Google Cloud Platform account and IAM strategy; 

  • Providing leadership and best practices on Google Cloud Platform; 

  • Providing cloud technology leadership, guidance, and expertise to other team members; 

  • Deploying or integrating cloud technologies based on requirements gathered from customers; 

  • Assisting customers with documentation, training and usability efforts.   

Required experience  

  • 10+ years in enterprise-scale infrastructure operations, with special emphasis in areas of cloud platforms, Identity and Access Management (IAM), or cybersecurity 
  • Experience developing automated solutions to deploy infrastructure or applications ( PowerShell, Python, JSON or YAML
  • Experience developing enterprise-level architectural designs, processes and procedures. 
  • Associate-Level Cloud Certification (GCP, AWS, Azure) 

Top Candidates Will Also Have:

  • Experience standing up a new cloud platform/services 
  • Experience working in an Agile methodology 
  • Experience working with CI/CD pipelines, specifically Azure DevOps (Microsoft VSTS). 

Additional Details:

Location: Dallas, Texas; Nashville, Tennessee; East Peoria, Illinois

Relocation is offered

Employee benefit details:

Our goal at Caterpillar is for you to have a rewarding career. Our teams are critical to the success of our customers who build a better world.

Here you earn more than just a salary, because we value your performance. We offer a total rewards package that provides day one benefits [medical, dental, vision, RX, and 401(k)] along with the potential of an annual bonus.

Additional benefits include paid vacation days and paid holidays (prorated based upon hire date).

Final details:

Please frequently check the email associated with your application, including the junk/spam folder, as this is the primary correspondence method. If you wish to know the status of your application – please use the candidate log-in on our career website as it will reflect any updates to your status.

Relocation is available for this position.Visa sponsorship available for eligible applicants.

EEO/AA Employer.  All qualified individuals - Including minorities, females, veterans and individuals with disabilities - are encouraged to apply.

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