Job Description

8.00 to 12.00 Years
A Cloud Architect (CA) drives high-priority customer initiatives in collaboration with customers and sales team. The CA is a technical, customer-facing role that is accountable for the end-to-end customer cloud deployment experience. CAs own the Azure technical customer engagement, including: architectural design sessions, specific implementation projects and/or proofs of concepts. The ideal candidate will have experience in customer-facing roles and success leading deep technical architecture and application design discussions with senior customer executives to drive cloud deployment. Bachelor’s degree in computer science or related field preferred. Technical Skills • Solid understanding of modern authentication protocols and a background in cyber security. • Deep understanding of cloud computing technologies, business drivers, and emerging computing trends. • Deep technical experience in enterprise mobile, identity and access control, & security solutions. • Understanding of cloud governance technologies for cost management and control. • Understanding of common database technologies such as SQL Database/Server, Oracle, MySQL • Working knowledge with AGILE development, SCRUM and Application Lifecycle Management (ALM) with one or more of the following programming languages: PowerShell, Bash, .NET, C++, Java, JSON, PHP, Perl, Python, Ruby on Rails, HTML, CSS, JavaScript, Responsive Web Design. Non-Technical Skills • Proven track record of building deep technical relationships with senior executives and growing cloud consumption share in large or highly strategic accounts. • Proven track record of driving decisions collaboratively, resolving conflicts & ensuring follow through. • Presentation skills with a high degree of comfort with both large and small audiences. • Prior work experience in a consulting/architecture position within a software & services company. • Problem-solving mentality leveraging internal and/or external resources.