Job summary:

Azure Cloud Architect with MCSE

Raleigh, NC, United States

Length and terms:
Long term - W2 or C2C

Position created on 05/21/2020 05:36 pm

Job description:

Interview Type: Skype *** Very long term project; initial PO for 1 year, expect to go for 4+ years *

 seeking an experienced Azure PaaS Solution Architect who will design and create a production cloud environment designed and optimized for high availability and disaster recovery. In this role the candidate will participate in technical envisioning, technical design, and delivery for the Azure infrastructure.


  • Design the Azure Infrastructure stack to support running the Statewide Information and Election Management System (SIEMS) product at scale, including technical documentation, deployment orchestration, automation, and security configuration
  • Design application infrastructure platform for scalability, performance, and availability using  Azure PaaS platform
  • Develop tools and automation to minimize delivery time and increase developer productivity
  • Collaborate with app development and other architects to communicate and align development efforts with the Azure PaaS services
  • Capacity planning and service performance analysis and tuning
  • Influence in development of best practices for deployment, monitoring and alerting
  • Respond to and resolve emergent issues. Be on-call periodically as part of shared team.
  • Design Administer and ensure logical security in carrying out all job duties
  • Collaborate with development and other architects to develop resilient application 


  • Microsoft Certified Solution Expert (MCSE) for Cloud Platform and Infrastructure
  • A minimum of 10 years of relevant work experience, including experience with high-volume, production distributed systems environment
  • Experience Architecting, implementing, administering/supporting Windows systems running in Azure
  • Experience implementing and supporting Microsoft Azure infrastructure and topologies (Operations Management Suite, Application Insights, Azure Site Recovery, Azure Backup, Security Center, Azure Networking, Azure Storage, Azure Automation)
  • Experience with scripting technologies (PowerShell, Bash, Azure Resource Manager Templates, Desired State Configuration, JSON)
  • Networking experience (routing, SDNs, network topologies)
  • Required Datacenter Fundamentals: Compute, Network, Storage, Security, Governance, Troubleshooting, Backup Strategies, Disaster Recovery Strategies
  • Experience managing and deploying full stack, distributed services
  • Experience with container technologies (Docker, Vagrant, etc.)
  • Experience with Infrastructure as Code, Automation, and Orchestration

Contact the recruiter working on this position:

The recruiter working on this position is Rajendra Reddy
His/her contact number is +(1) (202) 4706751
His/her contact email is

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