Cloud Computing Analyst

A Cloud Computing Analyst is responsible for designing, deploying, and managing cloud-based solutions for businesses. They analyse business requirements, identify cloud computing solutions, and implement them to optimise business processes. They also provide support and troubleshoot issues related to cloud-based applications, platforms, and services.


  • Analyse business requirements to identify suitable cloud computing solutions.
  • Design and implement cloud-based solutions.
  • Provide ongoing support and troubleshooting for cloud-based services.
  • Ensure the security, availability, and performance of cloud-based applications.
  • Monitor and optimise cloud-based infrastructure to ensure efficient operation.
  • Collaborate with other IT professionals and business stakeholders to ensure successful implementation and adoption of cloud-based solutions.
  • Keep up to date with the latest developments and trends in cloud computing technology.


  • Strong knowledge of cloud computing technologies, including public, private, and hybrid clouds.
  • Familiarity with cloud-based services, such as AWS, Azure, and Google Cloud Platform.
  • Proficiency in programming languages, such as Python, Java, or Ruby.
  • Experience with DevOps tools and methodologies, such as Jenkins, Docker, and Kubernetes.
  • Knowledge of networking, security, and storage technologies.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills.

Personal Requirements

  • Detail-oriented and methodical.
  • Self-motivated and proactive.
  • Strong work ethic and dedication to delivering high-quality solutions.
  • Team player with the ability to collaborate effectively with cross-functional teams.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
A Cloud Computing Analyst plays a critical role in helping businesses to optimise their operations and achieve their strategic goals. This role requires a strong understanding of cloud computing technologies, as well as proficiency in programming, DevOps, and infrastructure management. Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, excellent communication and collaboration skills, and relevant industry certifications are also important for success in this role.

How to Enter

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or a related field.
  • Relevant industry certifications, such as AWS Certified Solutions Architect, Microsoft Certified Azure Solutions Architect, or Google Certified Professional Cloud Architect.
  • Experience in cloud computing technologies, DevOps, and infrastructure management.

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