• Location: Irvine, California
  • Date Posted: 12th Jul, 2019
  • Reference: OC2019

Azure Cloud Architect (Contract), Irvine CA, $80-100/hr

Nigel Frank International is recruiting for Microsoft Azure Architect on behalf of a healthcare-focused company located in the emerging innovative city of Irvine, CA. We are looking for resilient individuals who are capable with the ability to challenge existing processes and come up with innovative solutions.

Daily Responsibilities:

  • Architect will be a part of the support and development of connected solutions IT systems needed for product engineering, testing/data analytics, and reporting

  • Architect cloud solutions that are scalable and meet the needs of the business

  • Lead IT system architecture, design solutions, manage vendors, software contracts and projects focused on cloud infrastructure and IP protection

  • Architect end-to-end solutions using Cloud IoT Services and partner with teams to evaluate business needs.

  • Responsible for configuration management using Ansible, Puppet, and/or Chef

  • Manage and own configuration for system and hardware

  • Manage vendor relationship and harmonize needs across all stakeholders

Required Qualifications:

  • Extensive experience with Microsoft Azure (IoT) solutions architecture (Compute/Storage/Developer Tools)

  • Azure Solutions Architect Expert Certification highly preferred

  • Java, Python or other Object-Oriented Programming and troubleshooting skills

  • Extensive experience of best practices for Azure account setup, governance, and architecture

  • Extensive experience of Agile development, SQL Server, Postgres, MySQL, Oracle

  • Expert knowledge of VPC's/Compute, Subnets, Ex2's, Routing, and Storage

  • Expert knowledge of Azure IaaS components like VM's, Virtual Networks, Storage and PaaS components like App Service, and Serverless computing

  • Advanced experience with best of Breed Solutions, Cloud Infrastructure and Software solutions

  • Understanding of Continuous Delivery and DevOps principles and techniques such as Blue/Green deployments, rolling deployments and experience implementing them in a cloud environment

  • Familiarity with container and resource management technologies such as Kubernetes, Docker, Apache Mesos


To apply to this position, please contact me at c.gaviria@nigelfrank.com or by calling (949) 688-2221

Nigel Frank International is the global leader for Microsoft Azure recruitment, advertising more Microsoft Azure jobs than any other agency. We deal with both Microsoft Partners & End Users throughout North America. By specializing solely in placing candidates in the Microsoft Azure market I have built relationships with most of the key employers in North America and have an unrivalled understanding of where the best opportunities and Microsoft Azure jobs are. I understand the need for discretion and would welcome the opportunity to speak to any Microsoft Azure candidates that are considering a new career or job either now or in the future. Confidentiality is of course guaranteed. For information on the Microsoft Azure market and some of the opportunities and Microsoft Azure jobs that are available I can be contacted on (949) 688-2221 Please see www.nigelfrank.com for more fantastic Microsoft Azure opportunities!

Nigel Frank International Inc. is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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