Mat LambethIT Architect and Technical Leader
A hands on cloud focussed architect with a passion for automation. SC Cleared.
A hands-on Cloud Architect with a vast amount of experience building some of the world's largest systems.
Age 39 years
Job Freelance Architect/Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
Lives In Yorkshire
Phone +44 (0)7970 546090
Pain is temporary. It may last a minute, or an hour, or a day, or a year, but eventually it will subside and something else will take its place. If I quit, however, it lasts forever.
Favourite Current Technology Areas
An Archictect who started out writing Cobol and Java. He then went on to design and build infrastructure for high volume mission critical systems.
He now combines the two, to design and develop delivery pipelines to provision highly available infrastructure.
Services That I Provide
On-premise, hybrid and cloud infrastructure architecture
Framework Design and Build
Framework build to give engineering a head start
Build of a full delivery pipeline or any component of
Experienced Azure and AWS architect
Numbers that I'm proud of
Global locations provided with AML platforms
Remote end user terminals managed by puppet
million transactions watch list screened per day
mins to provision IaaS with legacy applications running.
Technologies That I Can Use (and Understand!)
An architect with a strong belief that confidence to pick up and use
technology drives understanding. A stronger understanding
drives credibility and cohesive architectures.
An architect that enjoys leveraging technology to help others deliver applications and components to their customers faster.
Site Reliability Engineeering Consultant at DWPFrom April 2019
DWP is a large complex organisation with a constantly changing application landscape. I have been engaged to simplify and standardise deployments within Azure and AWS with the aim of improving delivery throughput, supportability and availability.
Senior Technical Architect at NewDayFrom Aug 2017
A hands-on architecture role. Involved designing, securing and providing engineering support for a significant data lake implentation in AWS. Achieved PCI Accreditation. Fully automated deployments across a number of AWS accounts. Provided Enterprise grade connectivity between AWS/Azure and the traditional corporate network.
Senior Cloud Architect at PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC)From Feb 2016
A very hands-on architecture role to take PwC’s Global Data Analytics suite of products from traditional on-premise hosting to a hybrid model incorporating Microsoft Azure. Migrating a combination of COTS and in-house products, on both Windows and Linux, adding capacity and the ability to scale rapidly. As a result of this program PwC now have the ability to provision one of many server roles in a matter of minutes. Continuing to provide services on a consultancy basis.
Senior Infrastructure Architect at WilliamHill PLCJuly 2015 – Feb 2016
Program architect for delivery of a new product distributed to the William Hill retail estate. Responsibility for providing the infrastructure to manage and support 6000 devices on a remote variable retail network. Acting as the conduit to ensure that the extremely fast paced Agile/DevOps program delivery aligns to the wider William Hill strategy. My role cut across hands-on delivery, high level strategy and anything in between.
Financial Crimes Compliance Architecture Lead at GE Capital HQJanuary 2011 - July 2015
Responsible for the definition of the target architectural landscape of the Financial Crimes Compliance HQ systems globally for GE Capital. Ownership and technical project management of the provisioning of Anti Money Laundering (AML) and other solutions across the diverse sectors within GE Capital. The business lines varied significantly from traditional high-street banking to aircraft financing.
Senior Technical Architect at SantanderJanuary 2009 - January 2011
Following on from business divestiture - Design and technically deliver existing applications into a new architectural landscape.
Technical owner of the Global Anti Money Laundering systems serving 30+ Countries.
Development of delivery pipeline to support platform migration to public cloud.
Senior Architect leading the integration of target systems post business aquisition.