Azure Architect - TX Remote $90/hr MAX 10 positions
10+ year experience in 10+ experience in Cloud and Data center migration project as solution architect
Must have at least 1 Azure certification (Administrator, Developer or Architect)
Must have in-depth understanding of compute, storage, network components including backup, monitoring and DR environment requirements
Experience and understanding of large-scale applications portfolio in enterprise-wide environment (including migration of on-premises workloads to the cloud) required;
Domain expertise of cloud application development solutions (e.g. IaaS, Serverless, API Management), container orchestration (e.g. Kubernetes, Cloud Foundry), continuous integration technologies (e.g. Jenkins, Spinnaker, Azure for DevOps, Chef, Puppet), web application server technologies, cloud application design, software architecture and practices (design/development/deployment, Agile, SCRUM, ALM), breadth of technical experience, and technical aptitude to learn and adjust to new technologies and cloud trends required
Experience and understanding of large-scale application development projects (including key coding skills and practices) required
Detailed understanding of key Cloud services and Encryption processes
understanding of network security, including network security procedures, security protocols, security devices, appliances and software
Roles & Responsibilities
Azure Design & Strategy Architect will serve as a technical leader and support in the creation and delivery of cloud and server technology solutions designed to meet migration & business needs.
Provides architecture and application migration design for solution based on requirements
Assess, analyze current infrastructure footprint (compute, storage, network) and complete requirement gathering (HW, SW) to move individual applications to Cloud
Complete high level and low-level design for cloud infrastructure, databases and other required components.
Build and deploy infrastructure in cloud
Migrate OS, Database and application from on-premise to Cloud
Apply technical knowledge and customer insights to create application modernization roadmap and architect solutions to meet business and IT needs, ensuring technical viability of new projects and successful deployments, orchestrating key resources and infusing key application development and DevOps technologies (e.g. App Service, containers, serverless, cloud native, Java/node.js, DevOps and OSS tools)
Connect with Client team to remove key blockers
Coordinate and participate in assigned projects, following the project from beginning to end, ensuring that the project is completed in a timely, accurate and quality manner.