• Location: United States Virgin Island
  • Date Posted: 26th Feb, 2021
  • Reference: 2/8/2021 RS

Azure Cloud Architect: Remote- $170,000

*These are the hubs that people must be able to travel to when needed Chicago, Atlanta, Dallas (Houston), New York/New Jersey, San Francisco.

*Must be a US Citizen or Green Card Holder

We are working with a multinational corporation company that provides consulting, technology, professional, and outsourcing services. They are looking for a talented Azure Cloud Architect to join their team. This is also a remote position, but they are looking for candidates who will be able to travel to the above states when asked to.


  • Consult with clients to build and architect new solutions, data center migrations, and scaling their adoption of Microsoft Azure.

  • Review and evaluate architectures of existing systems and software products to identify reuse and platforming opportunities as well as refactoring opportunities.

  • Provide technical leadership, guidance, and assistance to the teams in the implementation of established architectures and designs.

  • Mentor and coach architects and developers to ensure that architecture and requirements best practices are followed.

  • Establish and enforce quality standards for cloud software architectures.

  • Drive high priority customer initiatives on Azure in collaboration with customers and Capgemini sales team.

  • The role is a technical, customer facing role that is accountable for the end-to-end customer cloud deployment experience.

  • Assess Azure footprint readiness for deployment activities


  • Deep understanding of cloud computing technologies, business drivers, and emerging computing trends

  • Deep technical experience in infrastructure design including private and public cloud, networking, virtualization, identity, security and storage

  • Hands-on with tools & methods in capability, business transformation delivery, sizing & estimations

  • Experience with Windows, Linux and Unix platforms

  • Experience with configuration management and automation technologies such as PowerShell DSC, Chef, ARM Templates, and Puppet is preferred

  • Working knowledge with AGILE development, SCRUM and Application Lifecycle Management (ALM) with one or more of the following programming languages: PowerShell, Bash, .Net, .Net Core, Java, JSON, PHP, Perl, Python, Ruby on Rails is preferred

  • Required: Azure Virtual Machines, Virtual Networks, ExpressRoute, Azure Active Directory, Azure Site Recovery, Azure Backup, Azure Storage, Networking and Security Solutions, ARM Templates, JSON scripting, Windows and/or Linux administration, Azure App Services, Orchestration, Kubernetes, and Containers (Docker)

  • Preferred: Azure Cloud Native Azure Integration Services (Logic Apps, API Management, Service Bus & Event Grid) Azure SQL Database, Azure Web Jobs, MySQL, SQL Server, SQL Server IaaS, SharePoint on Azure, Hyper-V, VMWare, System Center, firewalls, Web App proxies, Bash, BGP, Chef, Puppet, OSS Technologies, Powershell scripting, Operations Management Suite (OMS)


  • MCSE Cloud Platform and Infrastructure, MCSA Cloud Platform Solutions Associate, MCSA Linux on Azure Solutions Associate

  • Architect Exam priorities: Architecting Azure Solutions 70-534, AZ - 300 & AZ - 301, 70-533, AZ - 100 & 101 Implementing Azure Infrastructure Solutions, AZ - 203, 70-532 Developing Azure Solutions

Interviews are being conducted at this time. For immediate consideration send your CV to r.silverman@nigelfrank.com or call Rachel at 347-391-1125 now to avoid disappointment.

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