Cloud Computing Advisor

Someone who specializes in cloud systems and can suggest the right solutions and architecture to clients. The cloud solutions consultant is a person who has the knowledge of existing cloud products as well as the know-how of creating or modifying programming code.

$50,000 - $100,000+

Education Varies

High Demand

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Bernie Uche

Cloud Computing Advisor – IBM

I was born in Nigeria and lived in 5 different countries. My father was technology leader before his retirement and after taking a path through Economics in University I decided to follow him in to tech and become a prominent black voice in tech in my own right as a Cloud Advisor IBM.

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What is your educational background?
BA, Economics – University Toronto and MBA – Wilfrid Laurier

What are your daily resposibilities?
– Conduct demos and prove out technology for customers.
– Perform presentations to explain benefits of the cloud to potential customers.
– Assist customers to solve any problems that arise in their cloud computing journey.
– Train and mentor new IBMers

What advice would you give to the 15 – 18 year old version of yourself?

Don’t let anyone pressure you into a career. It’s never too late to find yourself and flourish.

Core Responsibilities


Consult with clients to develop and document cloud requirements


Conduct demos and explain benefits of the cloud to potential customers


 Plan, design, write, modify, integrate and test web related code

Typical Workplace

  • Self employed, computer software firms, advertising firms 
  • Spend a lot of time working on the computer
  • Most work within a team of designers/programmers

Attributes & Abilities 

Creativity Skills
Analytical and problem-solving skills
Organized & detail-oriented
Hands on
Collaborative Skills
Computer skills
Grade 11

English (ENG3C/U)
Mathematics (MCR3U/MBF3C)
Computer Technology (Recommended)
Media Arts (Recommended)
Design Technology (Recommended)
Cooperative Education (Recommended)

Grade 12

English (ENG4U)
Mathematics (MHF4U/MAP4C) (MDM4U/MCV4U recommended)

*Additional 4U/M Courses For University Candidates*

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Cloud Computing Advisor

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