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Azure Cloud Architect

Azure Cloud Architect


  • St. Petersburg

CloudGeometry is a global managed services company, delivering a full portfolio end-to-end software development to VC-funded Silicon Valley startups & corporate innovators. Our clients need us to take their businesses to the next level, solving for the right mix of mobile and web app design, data migration/integration, SaaS architecture, test automation, DevOps & modern cloud infrastructure. Our proven real-world experience that gives technology startups the freedom to pursue product vision that delights their customers and rewards their investors. When you join our team to work on what our clients need, you get unmatched opportunity to put your skills to the test and never stop growing.

Responsobilities:

  • Participate in technical pre-sales calls with our customers
  • Architect and design solutions to meet functional and non-functional requirements
  • Design, build highly-available, resilient and scalable architecture
  • Follow 5 pillars of AWS Well Architected design as a solid framework to plan and design of a solution to our customers
  • Create and review architecture and solution design artifacts
  • Proactively provide guidance on engineering methodologies, standards and leading practices
  • Ability to balance what is strategically right with what is practically realistic
  • Create and review architecture and solution design artifacts
  • Evangelize re-use through implementation of shared assets
  • Demonstrates strong analytical and technical problem-solving skills
  • Ability to analyze and operate at various levels of abstraction

Required skills and experience:

  • 10+ years experience in information systems operations
  • Minimum of 3+ years in a solution architecture role using service and hosting solutions such as private/public cloud IaaS, PaaS and SaaS platforms.
  • Experience in architecting and designing technical solutions for Microsoft-centric solutions based on industry standards using Azure IaaS, PaaS and SaaS capabilities.
  • Experience with any of the following: O365, Azure, Azure Stack, Azure AD
  • Experience with claims based authentication (SAML/OAuth/OIDC), MFA, and RBAC
  • Knowledge of cloud security controls including tenant isolation, encryption at rest, encryption in transit, key management, vulnerability assessments, application firewalls, SIEM, etc.
  • Proven experience in designing and building cloud-based SaaS multi-tenant systems
  • Experience building and supporting mission critical technology components with DR capabilities
  • Experience with multi-tier system and service design and development for large enterprises
  • Proved hands-on experience and understanding of DevOps toolset (Terraform/Ansible/Packer/Jenkins/etc), Docker & Kubernetes technologies
  • Experience with relational, graph and/or unstructured data technologies such as SQL Server, Azure SQL, Azure Data Lake, HD Insights, Hadoop, Cloudera, MongoDB, MySQL, Neo4j, Cassandra, Couchbase
  • Have a good understanding of different compliances (ISO 27k, PCI DSS, SOC, HIPPA, GDPR) and other security regulations to infrastructure and SDLC process
  • Have a solid knowledge on building of cloud-native architectures (AWS/GCP/Azure), SDLC, CI/CD best practices, monitoring, and mission-critical SLAs
  • Maintains close awareness of new and emerging technologies and their potential application for service offerings and product
  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalency (CS, CE, CIS, IS, MIS, or engineering discipline) or equivalent work experience
  • Advanced written and verbal communication skills are a must, fluent in English

To apply for this job email your details to jobs@cloudgeometry.io

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