• Location: Torrance, California
  • Date Posted: 4th Oct, 2019
  • Reference: Torr

Contract Azure IaaS Architect - Irvine, CA- $85/Hr


Nigel Frank is recruiting on the behalf of a client who is looking to place a contract Azure IaaS Architect immediately in Torrance, CA. The company is a professional services firm within Torrance that assists a variety of customers on fully utilizing their Azure platform as well as creating cost effective solutions for its customers.


Role: As an Azure Architect, you will be designing and implementing the technical road map for Azure and be 100% onsite. There will also be some degree of mentorship abilities needed as the team has junior resources that need to be trained on cloud native development.


Work Authorization: U.S Citizen/ Green Card


Responsibilities:



  • Work with other architects, engineers, and business owner to communicate ideas.

  • Create high-level and low-level solutions

  • Participate in whiteboarding sessions

  • Architect robust Cloud solutions and work closely with the DevOps teams.

  • Solve complicated problems that can occur during migration and utilize Azure tools to solve them.

  • Lead a team of architects and be able to communicate plans to other teams.

  • Architect, manage and own configuration for system and hardware.



Basic Qualifications:



  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or related area is required.

  • Expert knowledge of:


    • VMs, Virtual networks




  • Past experience with consulting.

  • Understanding of DevOps principles and techniques.


    • Github

    • Jenkins

    • Docker


  • 3rd Party Tools-COTS

  • Previous migration experience

  • Able to demonstrate best practices for Azure account setup, governance, and architecture.

  • Ability to utilize Azure traffic manager and Azure load balancer.

  • Have the ability to architect an Azure system from the ground up as well as maintain it.

  • Be an expert in migrating from on-prem to Azure as well as other clouds to Azure.

  • Experience with architecture system engineering for combined hardware, software systems.



Preferred Qualifications:


Azure Solutions Architect Expert Certification.




To apply to this position, please contact me at d.foreman@nigelfrank.com or by calling 949-688-2223.


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