Azure Cloud Architect

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Florham Park, NJ

11 - 15 years

Posted 171 days ago

  by    Emily Russo

We are looking for Azure Cloud Architect for our client in Florham Park NJ 

Job Title: Azure Cloud Architect

Job Location: Florham Park NJ 

Job Type: Contract ? 12 Months / Contract to Hire / Direct Hire

Job Description:

  • The Senior Cloud Architect is responsible for leading the creation of a technology framework and providing technical leadership in cloud computing, with a focus on the design of systems and services that run on cloud platforms. 
  • Additionally, the Architect will be responsible for ensuring that critical applications are designed and optimized for high availability and disaster recovery.
  • The ideal candidate will have at least a bachelor?s degree in Computer Science or closely related subject with 10 or more years? of experience in designing large and complex IT operations in large organizations.
  • Position requires strong leadership and team-building skills, and must be able to collaborate effectively with a group of high performing individuals.

Position responsibilities:

  • Demonstrate knowledge of cloud architecture and implementation features (OS, multi tenancy, virtualization, orchestration, elastic scalability).
  • Act as a Subject Matter Expert to the organization for cloud end-to- end architecture.
  • Develop a library of deployable and documented cloud design patterns, based on the Conduent application portfolio, as a basis for deploying services to the cloud.
  • Demonstrate leadership ability to back decisions with research and the ?why,? and articulate several options, the pros and cons for each, and a recommendation.
  • Maintain overall industry knowledge on latest trends, technology, etc.
  • Develop solutions architecture and evaluate architectural alternatives for private, public and hybrid cloud models, including IaaS, PaaS, and other cloud services.
  • Define optimal design patterns and solutions for high availability and disaster recovery for applications
  • Ensure delivered solutions meet/perform to technical and functional/non-functional
  • requirements.

Skills:

  • 10 or more years of IT experience.
  • Minimum of 5 yearexperience as a cloud consultant.