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We support the organizational goals through our solutions. Based on the business objectives and IT investments, we provide IT strategy, defined roadmaps, and design and implement solutions to accelerate the transformation of our customer's business.
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The Azure Consultant position at SoftwareONE represents a key role in designing, implement and manage the organizations IT services and assets. SoftwareONE anticipates the need to manage hyper-growth for the next several years. The cloud infrastructure is considered one of the cornerstone areas for supporting this hyper-growth.
The Senior Azure Engineer is part of Technology Services team for designing secure, efficient, reliable, scalable, highly available and fault tolerant systems on Microsoft Azure. Lead efforts to identify appropriate use of cloud architecture best practices. The role demands deep and broad technical skills in multiple technical domains such as applications, server, storage, database, network, and security. The position serves as a senior technical expert for creating an integrated user experience across a broad set of technologies.
Responsible for providing senior level expertise on decisions and priorities regarding the enterprise’s overall systems architecture.
Facilitates the establishment and implementation of standards and guidelines that guide the design of technology solutions including architecting and implementing solutions requiring integration of multiple platforms, operating systems and applications across the enterprise.
Develops and documents the framework for integration and implementation for changes to technical assists in the development of and manages an architecture governance process.
Able to independently complete solution implementation or application design deliverables.
Provides technical guidance to project team areas as appropriate. Tracks industry trends and maintains knowledge of new technologies to better serve the enterprise’s architecture needs.
Builds and improves the performance of cloud applications and infrastructure. Ensure architectural standards are followed.
Identify and implement necessary improvements in the cloud architecture to align with the architectural frameworks and best practices
Integrates, installs, configures, tests and supports applications for cloud-based services.
Works closely with Engineering, DevOps and Support teams to reach overall company objectives.
Develops automation scripts for efficient deployment and operations of cloud and virtualization systems.
Maintains technical expertise relevant industry standards and best practices in cloud computing and virtualization technologies.
Stays current with the newest cloud computing tools and technologies available. . Must obtain and maintain vendor certifications.
Drives continuous improvement and adoption of best practices to simplify, standardize and consolidate the core computing infrastructure wherever it makes sense, to include tools to ensure ease of use for organization
Ensure continuing ability to scale and optimize
Work and collaborate with different teams and business units
Provide technical leadership, guidance and support to the Engineering & Operations teams
Provide technical support to troubleshoot and resolve complex technical issues.
Bachelor’s degree in computer science, electrical or computer engineering or related degree preferred
5+ years of customer interaction in a consultant, technical delivery or technical leadership role.
Must to be certified or working towards Microsoft Azure Developer/Solution Architect through “AZ-203: Developing Solutions for Microsoft Azure, AZ-300: Microsoft Azure Architect Technologies and AZ-301: Microsoft Azure Architect Design”
Expert knowledge in two and Advanced knowledge of at least two in the following technology areas
Cloud solutions (Public, Private, Hybrid)
PaaS Solutions (Web Apps, Mobile Apps, Logic Apps, Functions Apps, Web Jobs)
IaaS Solutions (Compute, Storage, Networking)
AI Solutions (Internet of Things (IoT), Machine Learning)
Desirable skills to have experience around the following:
Will have experience from all phases of the development lifecycle and of formal approaches to development (Agile, MSF), project management (Prince II, PMP) and service management (ITIL).
Solid problem solving skills required.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills as well as strong business acumen.
Excellent presentation skills as you will be required to present to customers and at conferences.
Desirable Technical Skills & Certifications:
AZ-203: Developing Solutions for Microsoft Azure
AZ-300: Microsoft Azure Architect Technologies
AZ-301: Microsoft Azure Architect Design
MCSA: Windows 2016
Strip away everything. Strip away our brand, strip away our buildings, strip away our offices. What are we left with? Our people. This is what makes SoftwareONE successful. Passionate people who live and breathe our values every day, who delight our customers, every day, and who go above and beyond, every day. Our culture is unique, and I believe that having the right people, and empowering them to succeed, is the absolute key to our success. Patrick Winter, Founder.
Success at SoftwareONE is not defined by what you do for yourself, but by what you deliver for our customers, the business and for the employees around you. SoftwareONE employees are energized, agile, and are laser-focused on delivering world-class Customer Satisfaction and results. Our leaders motivate and inspire their teams and provide a working environment that delivers incredible levels of Employee Satisfaction. We are Humble, have a very high degree of Integrity, and are simply not interested in politics. Our leaders operate with a high level of Discipline but are able to work at Speed manage change in a global economy.
“SoftwareONE is an equal opportunity employer. With employee satisfaction as one of our core values, we are passionate about diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all of our employees. We want every employee to have the greatest experience of their career.”