• Lieu: Troy, Michigan
  • Salaire: $150000 - $165000 per annum Health/Dental/Vision,401K, PTO, Remote
  • Technologie: Microsoft Azure Jobs
  • Type de contrat: Permanent
  • Date de publication: 28th Oct, 2021
  • Référence: NFICW1028

Senior Azure DevOps Architect
Salary: $150,000-165,000

100% Remote

We are seeking a perm/full time Senior Cloud DevOps professional for a major Microsoft Partner. This role will support the implementation and ongoing maintenance of enterprise cloud integration infrastructure and workloads, working directly with cloud architects in the implementation and evolution of the enterprise cloud environment. In addition, this individual will work with application developers in the implementation, standardization and optimization of cloud-based workloads. The Senior DevOps Engineer will be a key contributor to the evolution of cloud services standards.


  • Design, deploy, and maintain cloud environments and ensure compliance with company policy and architectural standards

  • Assist in moving existing private cloud workloads to public clouds

  • Assist in strategic direction and planning for growth to support our increasing business needs

  • Educate users and implement new hardware and software solutions

  • Assist in troubleshooting network and storage issues and make recommendations for growth

  • Assist in the extension and adaption of existing cloud standards to provide for the integration of additional cloud service providers and services

Minimum Qualifications

  • 8 years of related IT experience; Four year degree or related experience.

  • 5 years experience with Windows Server, Linux, Networking and PaaS; designing and deploying systems from the ground up, with knowledge and experience deploying and provisioning storage and networking

  • 3 years experience supporting public cloud-based offerings in a multi-cloud (Primarily MS Azure) for both PaaS and IaaS services

  • Familiar with agile methodology, containers, Dev/Ops and CI/CD approaches and tools.

Cloud Services - Advanced knowledge and experience working with Azure REQUIRED. AWS and/or GCP a plus, but not priority.

  • Exposure to and experience with specific Cloud Management Platform (CMP) tools and concepts

  • Experience in the use of containerization and supporting technologies (Docker, Kubernetes, Azure stack etc.) as well as micro-services architectures and concepts

OS / Software - Microsoft Windows Server, Linux, Internet Information Services, MS SQL Server and typical back-office product knowledge
Automation - Scripting tools and declarative languages such as ARM, PowerShell with experience to help automating repeatable tasks and functions
Development Tools - Experience with IDE's such as PowerShell ISE, Visual Studio and Github
Monitoring Tools - One or more of the following; Insights, Cloudyn, Operations Management Suite / System Center, Splunk
Security/Identity - Familiarity with Active Directory, Azure AD, Symantec, Virtual Appliances and Azure Security Center
Backups - Azure and Azure Site Recovery
Networking - General networking knowledge, VLANs, VNets, VPN's, AWS VPC, AWS DirectConnect, routing, load balancers, virtual/local gateways, VMware based switching, and firewall concepts
Configuration Tools - Ansible, CHEF, Puppet or Powershell


  • Strong work-life balance

  • Excellent Health/Medical

  • 401K

  • PTO

  • Vertical growth opportunity

  • 100% REMOTE

Call/Email c.walsh@nigelfrank.com | 718-412-1203 for immediate consideration!

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