Principal Cloud Architect

Job Description

Principal Cloud Architect

Position Overview:

Do you believe in cloud transformation? Are you interested in playing a leading role in the SaaS journey for a leader in PLM software working with multiple cloud providers? Are you interested in rolling up your sleeves to move things? Do you enjoy working with global teams? If so, here is a great opportunity.

Siemens Digital Industries Software is a world leader in PLM Software with applications supporting different industries. We are seeking a leader to accelerate the move to cloud for our engineering applications.

Come join a diverse technology and innovation team focused on driving portfolio architecture strategy in Siemens Digital Industries Software. You will be the leader on a team developing and driving a multi cloud SaaS strategy. You will learn and grow from both a technical and a domain knowledge working with the broad portfolio of products.


  • Responsible for developing strategy, architecture patterns, services and templates to support multiple cloud and on prem deployment with emphasis on maximizing portability and reuse across cloud provider
  • Responsible for defining documentation requirements and approval processes
  • Develop cloud architecture governance process and team (Architecture and design patterns, guidelines, policies, architecture checklists)

Required Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or Engineering 
  • 5+ years working on developing software for multiple clouds
  • Demonstrated experience in maximizing portability and reuse across cloud providers
  • Demonstrated experience analyzing and architecting multi-cloud tradeoff decisions balancing security, performance, scalability, and reliability
  • Demonstrated experience with SaaS products for both new and existing applications
  • Demonstrated experience in architecting solutions
  • Leadership skills working across teams
  • Ability to lead team of architects
  • Excellent communication and persuasion skills

Preferred Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience:

  • Computer Science, Engineering  or Mathematics is preferred
  • Experience working with enterprise, engineering, and PLM Applications
  • Experience with transforming or evolving desktop solutions to cloud solutions

At Siemens we are always challenging ourselves to build a better future.  We need the most innovative and diverse Digital Minds to develop tomorrow’s reality.  Find out more about the Digital world of Siemens here:

Where permitted by applicable law, Siemens may require employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 based on job requirements, and in accordance with an accommodation based on legally protected reasons.


Organization: Digital Industries

Company: Siemens Industry Software Inc.

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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