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Cloud Application Architect

Who We Are

Slalom is a modern consulting firm focused on strategy, technology, and business transformation. We believe in what's possible and shape what's next.

At Slalom, personal connection meets global scale. We build deep relationships with our clients in cities across the U.S., U.K., and Canada, while sharing insights across markets to bring the full breadth of Slalom's expertise to every engagement. Our seven regional Build Centers are hubs for innovation, attracting top talent to rapidly co-create the technology products of tomorrow. We also nurture strong partnerships with over 200 leading technology providers, including Amazon Web Services, Google Cloud, Microsoft, Salesforce, and Tableau.

Founded in 2001 and headquartered in Seattle, Slalom has organically grown to over 6,000 employees. We were named one of Fortune's 100 Best Companies to Work For in 2018 and are regularly recognized by our employees as a best place to work.

Software Engineering & Cloud Enablement at Slalom

The Software Engineering & Cloud Enablement team at Slalom believes that technology plays a meaningful role in connecting our clients to their customers and connecting their employees to one another. We're passionate about helping our clients make those connections.

We are seeking a Cloud Application Architect to join our Boston team who thrives on helping organizations drive strategic business outcomes through their technology expertise. You are a domain authority responsible for client delivery. You succeed in a client facing environment and have a consistent track record of crafting modern cloud native solutions.

Job Title: Cloud Application Architect


  • Own the design and development of stateless, decoupled, cloud-native applications
  • Produce clean, well-documented code, with embedded unit tests, following development standard methodologies
  • Recommend cloud application development best practices to clients
  • Build strong, positive relationships with client technology architects and product owners
  • Stay up-to-date on meaningful new technologies and produce thought leadership content to improve the Slalom brand
  • Identify and advance technical project risks early to ensure successful outcomes
  • Conduct POC work to validate proposed technical approaches and test new technologies


  • BA/BS degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Information Systems, Mathematics or related technical field, or equivalent practical experience
  • 2+ years of hands-on experience designing and building cloud-native architectures for AWS, Azure, or GCP
  • Experience writing software in one or more languages such as C#, Java, JavaScript (NodeJS), Python, PHP or similar
  • Experience crafting and developing DevOps pipelines for cloud applications
  • Experience with ORM technologies Hibernate, EntityFramework, Mongoose ODM
  • Familiarity with microservice and serverless architectures
  • Familiarity with container services such as Docker and Kubernetes
  • Experience with Gitflow and Scrum development processes preferred

Slalom is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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