Date:  Jul 29, 2022
Custom Field 1:  Permanent contract

Saarbrücken, DE, 66121 Frankfurt, DE, HE 60313 CESSON-SEVIGNE, FR, 35510 LYON, FR, 69003 BREST, FR, 29200 ROUBAIX, FR, 59100 NANTES, FR, 44000 PARIS, FR, 75017 STRASBOURG, FR, 67000 BORDEAUX, FR, 33000 TOULOUSE, FR, 31000 KÖLN, DE, 50670



With more than 1.5 million customers worldwide, OVHcloud is the European leader in cloud computing and the 3rd largest internet hosting provider in the world. Our company has more than 2,700 employees and our teams are growing at breakneck speed, in France and around the world. With 30 datacentres and a sales presence in 5 continents, we manufacture our own servers, and control our entire industrial chain.


We defend an innovative and different cloud, that respects the European values of freedom of choice, transparency, openness to new standards, and privacy. To support our growth, we are constantly looking for new talents who share our values and ambitions.




We are looking for a cloud native Solution Architect to complete our technology ecosystem & product management team, which designs and develops the products, services and infrastructures that together build the future of OVHcloud. Always on the lookout for innovation, these passionate fans are focused on solving complex technological problems conjointly with our customers and partners.



You love building container-based complex architectures? Brainstorming about technical architectures to resolve business challenges, in an international environment? Solution Architect is the job of your dreams !


As a cloud native Solution Architect, you are responsible for defining proactively the architecture, ensuring consistency within OVHcloud public cloud stack. You will contribute to clarify our public cloud product strategic intentions, identifies business outcomes, impacts, risks, and address stakeholders' questions. You will directly influence the public cloud product roadmap.


You will work closely with product managers and product teams, from the discovery and definition of new products, to their go-live. As the product will evolve constantly according to customers’ requirements, you will take an active part in customer interactions all along the product lifecycle.


Your day-to-day job:


  • Defining product architecture for customer use cases as well as challenging and validating designs from our product units (PU) according to OVHcloud's strategy

  • Ensuring consistency, scalability and interoparability across product units

  • Preparing and animating the architecture decision meetings

  • Working closely with our dev&devops teams and partners to ensure that the value planned will be delivered

  • Evangelizing the challenges of building Enterprise public cloud platforms to technical and non-technical audiences

  • Prototyping public cloud products in a large variety of technological environments

  • Providing advanced consultancy and support for strategic customers on OVHcloud products supporting our presales team.

  • Lead the integration of products to engage with partners and customers

  • Coaching OVHcloud trainers and partners about OVHcloud public cloud products


As a member of a multidisciplinary team spread across multiple locations, you will support the solution-architect group with a core competency around cloud-native technologies.


At OVHcloud, we encourage boldness and initiative. Beyond these missions, we therefore expect you to be proactive and participate in the continuous improvement of your scope.



  • You are comfortable with large scale, complex, technological projects

  • You demonstrate strong knowledge and experience of cloud native architecture, especially containerization with Kubernetes.

  • You have successful experience of Public Cloud use cases in various environments and at scale, leveraging features such as VPCs, cloud storage, load balancers

  • You are familiar with notions such as Infra-as-Code and Observability

  • You have basic knowledge of baremetal and virtualized hosting, infrastructure & cloud technologies

  • You have basic knowledge of cloud sovereignty, norms and compliance

  • You are comfortable being part of customers meetings with sales & presales teams

  • You are result-oriented with great influence & impact

  • Team spirit and collective accountability are key values for you and you are eager to build relationships


Do you want to join a unique human adventure?

Explore new avenues and use your talents and energy to support an ambitious project?


You are in the right place. Do not hesitate any longer and join the OVHcloud adventure!