Google Cloud Architect

Mode2 - Portland, OR


Job Description
Mode2 is seeking Google Cloud architect to work directly with our clients to architect new deployments, migrate existing applications, modernize software workloads and establish operational excellence.

The primary responsibilities of our Google Cloud Architects are to:

  • Create large-scale, highly optimized solutions on AWS
  • Help clients evaluate their software portfolio and create plans for migrating to Google Cloud
  • Architect cloud deployments, and make recommendations for extracting maximum value
  • Prototype and develop solutions with innovative new technologies
  • Design solutions for operations and reliability
  • Lead client engagements, and mentor less experienced team members
  • Be an active member of the Mode2 community, supporting our teams delivering on client engagements

We’re looking for these skills in our perfect hire:

  • Experience designing and building multiple production deployments using Google Cloud
  • Manage and provision cloud infrastructure as code
  • Containers, Kubernetes and GKE
  • BigQuery, Dataprep, and Dataflow
  • Secure cloud network design
  • Cloud security and compliance
  • Linux and network engineering
  • Python and Bash scripting

Minimum Requirements
You’re perfect for this position if you have:

  • Three years of cloud deployment and infrastructure engineering.
  • Google Cloud Certified - Professional Cloud Architect
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, or similar experience.
  • Strong interpersonal and client-facing skills.

In return for your services, we offer either a full-time employment package (see our website for details), or a highly competitive hourly rate for independent contractors.

About Mode2
Mode2 is a born-in-the-cloud services company, focused on cloud migrations, DevOps transformation and modernizing software workloads. We provide the consulting, creative, training, architecture, development and engineering services to accelerate and assure cloud projects on AWS and Google Cloud.

It is our mission at Mode2 to help organizations to extract the maximum value from cloud computing and modern software development. Mode2 is an AWS Advanced Consulting and Google Cloud services partner, headquartered in Los Angeles, CA. We are experts at making your move to the cloud successful at any scale.

Learn more about working at Mode2 by visiting our Careers site at

Job Types: Full-time, Contract


  • Google Cloud: 2 years (Required)
  • Cloud Computing: 5 years (Preferred)


  • Portland, OR (Required)


  • Google Cloud Certified - Professional Cloud Architect (Required)

Benefits offered:

  • Paid time off
  • Parental leave
  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Healthcare spending or reimbursement accounts such as HSAs or FSAs
  • Other types of insurance