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Cloud Architect Lead

Req ID:  5821



Are you looking for a company that cares about people’s lives and health, including yours? At Olympus, we help make people’s lives healthier, safer and more fulfilling, every day. 
Let’s inspire healthier lives, together.

Job Description

The Cloud Architect Lead is responsible for developing the current and target architecture, future vision, and migration plan for the cloud architecture and the global ecosystem. This role will define and drive implementation of technology roadmaps, feeding into wider strategic decision making and provide clear leadership and concise program plan. Furthermore, the Cloud Architect Lead is responsible for strong relationships with Cloud vendors, engineers as well as internal and external stakeholders to ensure keeping the cloud infrastructure highly available.

“The job is conducted in line with our Core Values which are: agility, empathy, long-term view, unity and integrity. Olympus is an equal opportunities employer championing a culture of equality, diversity and inclusion embedded throughout the organization and workforc

Job Duties

  • Ensure that DU-developed products meet compliance requirements for US, EU, Japan and other key markets
  • Manage regulatory compliance for launched products, in conjunction with Olympus' QA/RA team
  • Support filings for health authorities for new product launches within the DU
  • Provide leadership, guidance, and oversight to DU development teams
  • Build and conduct regular trainings to ensure DU employees maintain best practices in product development
  • Respond to any audits or regulatory body enforcement inquiries from health authorities
  • Maintain expert current knowledge of FDA, EMA and PMDA regulations, legislation, best practices, and guidelines related to QA/RA, monitor changes to applicable laws and regulations, identify impact to the DU, and in collaboration with other stakeholders, develop strategies to address
  • Manage third party vendors as needed

Job Requirements


 * Bachelor's degree in computer science, Information Systems, Business Administration (or equivalent and related experience preferred).


 * Minimum of 7+ years' experience in working with Cloud technologies. 


 * Minimum 7 years' experience in managing staff, including work review, performance reviews and day-to-day coaching.



* Demonstrable technical skills.


• Demonstrable business and tech acumen.


* Strong understanding of common cloud technologies and principles.


* Familiarity with Cloud service providers, primarily Microsoft Azure.


* Flexibility to cover unsociable hours and peak periods at short notice.


* Certification as an AWS Solutions Architect, Cloud Security Certification, and/or OpenStack Administrator Certification a plus (other cloud-related certification also a plus).

We realize work isn’t just a job to you.

It’s a big part of your life, but not the only part. That’s why we offer competitive salaries, a robust 401(k) program, annual bonus program and comprehensive medical benefits, as well as tuition reimbursement, flexible schedules, parental and adoption leave, on-site services and Colleague Affinity Networks — so you can be ready for where life can take you. 


Olympus requires all new hires to be “fully vaccinated” against COVID-19, as defined by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), on or before their first day of work. Individuals who have been offered employment who have a disability, medical condition, or sincerely-held religious belief that prevents them from being vaccinated against COVID-19 are required to request and be granted a reasonable accommodation prior to their first day of work.


Olympus is passionate about the solutions it creates for the medical, life sciences, and industrial equipment industries, as well as cameras and audio products. For more than 100 years, Olympus has focused on making people’s lives healthier, safer and more fulfilling by helping detect, prevent, and treat disease, furthering scientific research, ensuring public safety, and capturing images of the world.


Olympus Corporation of the Americas, a wholly owned subsidiary of Olympus Corporation, is headquartered in Center Valley, Pennsylvania, USA, and employs more than 5,500 employees throughout locations in North and South America. For more information, visit

Olympus…True to You. True to Society. True to LIFE.


It is the policy of Olympus to extend equal employment and advancement opportunity to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, national origin (including language use restrictions), citizenship status, religious creed (including dress and grooming practices), age, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, medical conditions related to pregnancy, childbirth and/or breastfeeding), gender, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, marital status, disability (physical or mental) and/or a medical condition, genetic information, ancestry, veteran status or service in the uniformed services, and any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local law.


Posting Notes: || United States (US) || Pennsylvania (US-PA) || Center Valley || 

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