1. Cloud architects need to have technical as well as behavioural skills. 2. Projects change with people’s demands. Thus, they must be flexible and eager to learn new things. 3. Time management between client meetings and architecture designing. 4. They need to be decisive as clients turn to them for guidance throughout the project. 5. Technical skills like database, networking, CICD, basic programming and more are mandatory. 6. Industry-recognised certificates.