• Location: Chicago, Illinois
  • Date Posted: 1st Apr, 2021
  • Reference: 040121ASAES

Azure Solutions Architect - Permanent - $165k


A global Microsoft Gold Partner is looking for an Azure Solutions Architect to join their growing cloud team. They provide comprehensive consulting solutions on a variety of business problems to help their clients achieve success.


Where:

Chicago, Dallas, Philadelphia, and Atlanta


Responsibilities


  • Partner with the company's clients to solve complex business problems and provide best-in-class advice and solutions

  • Possess a solid understanding of the client's business and demonstrate technical competence in their solution and industry

  • Clearly articulate the value of the business

  • Develop opportunities at existing and new clients

  • Developing future contracts within the business community and serve as an ambassador of this Microsoft Partner in the market


Requirements


  • Strong understanding of modern application architecture and integration architecture practices, including technologies and paradigms such as containerization, serverless, and service-oriented architectures

  • Strong understanding of modern data storage systems, data retrieval systems, and application modernization approaches

  • Proficiency in Automation and Orchestration within single-cloud, multi-cloud, or hybrid environments

  • Experience using the suite of Azure services including but not limited to:  Azure Portal, Azure Policy Management, Azure Site Recovery, Azure Resource Manager, AKS.

  • Experience using Terraform to define and provision infrastructure and landing zones


Qualifications:


  • Bachelor's degree in a relevant discipline (e.g. MIS, CIS)

  • At least 5 years of experience in a related field

  • Technology specific certifications



This role is interviewing now, so if you are interested please reach out to Emily at (704) 422-8459 or e.sauser@nigelfrank.com to discuss it further!



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