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Microsoft Azure Cloud Architect

Job description

Desktop Alert is looking for a Microsoft Azure Cloud Architect for their growing team. Telecommute

Have a strong understanding of enterprise applications. The ideal candidate will have past experience working as an Applications Architect. You will enjoy keeping your existing technical skills honed and developing new ones, so you can make strong contributions to deep architecture discussions. You will regularly take part in deep-dive education and design exercises to create world-class solutions built on AWS.

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Evangelizing current and future AWS services and technologies
  • Building and maintaining technical trusted advisor relationships with influential technical decision makers for the successful adoption and deployment of AWS services and technologies
  • Work in collaboration with the sales team to create and execute business plans to accelerate the adoption of AWS, exceed revenue goals, and drive customer satisfaction
  • Capture and share best-practice knowledge amongst the AWS solutions architect community
  • Identifying customer requirements and providing feedback into appropriate AWS services teams
  • Coordinating a global virtual team encompassing key stakeholders in closing opportunities

The ideal candidate will have demonstrated the ability to work with senior and executive level management in Fortune 100 accounts, and the ability to map a customer’s business need to technology solutions. The successful candidate must be able to articulate the business value of AWS solutions.

  • 10+ years design/implementation/consulting experience of large-scale, enterprise applications
  • Experience developing enterprise application architectures to meet business requirements in complex environments, which includes knowledge and experience with
  • Cloud solutions, and virtual platforms
  • Large-scale systems integration involving on-premises technology and public cloud platforms
  • Sizing and scoping of core application platforms
  • Disaster recovery and high availability architectures
  • Compliance models such as HIPAA, PCI, Safe Harbor, FDA and others
  • Hardware, operating systems and networking connectivity
  • History of successful technical sales consulting and architecture engagements with large-scale customers or enterprises
  • Presentation skills with a high degree of comfort with both large and small audiences
  • Strong written communication skills
  • High level of comfort communicating effectively across internal and external organizations
  • Technical degree required
  • Demonstrated ability to adapt to new technologies and learn quickly
  • Masters degree preferred
  • Professional experience architecting/operating solutions built on AWS


Conditions of Employment

All job offers are contingent upon successful completion of certain background checks which unless prohibited by applicable law may include criminal history checks, employment verification, education verification, drug screens, credit checks, DMV checks (for driving positions only) and fingerprinting.


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