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We're building the connected finance businesses deserve. Unleashing them with tomorrow's technology, today. Our flexible payments solutions help global enterprises — like Samsung, Deliveroo and Adidas — launch new products and create experiences customers love. And it's not just what we build that makes us different. It's how.
We liberate smart, passionate people to collaborate, innovate and do their best work — faster. That's why we're one of the most valuable fintech firms around. But we're just getting started. By cutting through financial complexity, we'll empower companies to change the world. Join us. Unlock your potential.
Build tomorrow, today.
Cloud Architect at We are looking for a Cloud Architect to join our team to help design, build and operate our services securely here at Checkout. In this role, you will join one of the most exciting startups in London and get to work on complex cloud architectures on a global scale. If you like working on designs for high scale, leading-edge technology, and operating in a truly cloud-native fashion, then we want to hear from you.

About you

  • 4+ years working with major cloud solutions (IaaS, PaaS, Event-driven / Serverless, SaaS)
  • AWS and/or Azure
  • Must have developed or still develop code in one of [.Net, Java, NodeJS]
  • Deep knowledge of TCP/IP stack, application, and infrastructure protocols
  • Must have a high-level understanding of security principles, control frameworks (NIST), threat modeling, and security risks as they apply to cloud solutions
  • Understanding of cryptographic approaches
  • Understanding of Infrastructure as Code, Containers, CI/CD concepts
  • Bachelor, Master of Science, or PhD in Computer Science, Cyber-Security, or Information Security

What you will be doing

  • You will collaborate with engineering teams on delivering secure products and services, understand design proposals and evaluate architectures
  • Design patterns and produce guidance to drive towards opinionated architectures
  • Develop policy as code, templates, and modules to implement and enforce architectural patterns and guidance
  • Working with engineering teams to agree on architectural principles
  • Design reviews with teams
  • Providing guidance and application samples
What we stand for
At, everything starts with our values, including the experience we offer our people.
#AspireWe supercharge your professional growth with career development programs and leadership training. You can learn your way, with tailored pathways and online platforms. And be inspired at relevant conferences.
#ExcelWe don't stop at 'good' here. We strive for excellence amongst our teams every day and recognize colleagues who take it to the next level through our quarterly peer-nominated Hero awards.
#UniteWe're proud of our global connections and inclusive environment. So we champion this through our colleague-led community groups and celebrate many cultural events together.
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More about Checkout.comWe empower businesses to adapt, innovate and thrive with the connected payments they deserve. Our technology makes payments seamless. We provide the fastest, most reliable payments in more than 150 currencies, with in-country acquiring, world-class fraud filters and reporting, through one API. And we can accept all major international credit and debit cards, as well as popular alternative and local payment methods. launched in 2012, and we now have a team of 1000 people across 17 international offices. To date, we’ve raised a total of $830 million, with our recent Series C valuing us at $15 billion.
We believe in equal is an equal opportunities employer. We welcome applications from all members of society irrespective of age, sex, disability, sexual orientation, race, religion, or belief. We make recruiting decisions based on your experience, skills and personality. We believe that employing a diverse workforce is the right thing to do and is central to our success.
Job tags: AWS Azure C CD CI Java
Job region(s): Europe
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