Azure Principal Engineer, Infrastructure 140,000 - 170,000 USD
Salary 140,000 - 170,000 USD per year Requirements: - Experience with Azure Storage, Azure Virtual Machines, Azure Virtual Desktop, Azure SQL and Azure Networking technologies. Communicate effectively with infrastructure architects and engineers, developers, project managers, security engineers, and senior management. Monitor and report on project activities and report to the team and management regarding project status, task, and issues/risks. Experience with security baselines, security incidents, and continual security improvements. Assist in proactively identifying process improvement opportunities by challenging conventional practices and adopting new methods to increase future state agility, flexibility, and security. If you have the following credentials, we encourage you to apply: 7+ years of experience supporting cloud infrastructure and applications preferably within the financial services industry. Microsoft Certified: Azure Solutions Architect Expert required 7+ years designing, implementing, and supporting Azure 7+ years systems administration experience managing enterprise Windows. 7+ years in a 24 by7 production operations role supporting critical, highly available environments Strong understanding of Networking concepts and troubleshooting techniques Understanding of authentication and single sign-on mechanisms Experience patching systems and applications according to standard patch schedules, applying baselines controls Experience with relational databases such as Oracle and Microsoft SQL Server Good understanding of web traffic load balancing and edge protections Experience configuring system and application monitors tools Knowledge of DevOps tools like Terraform, Docker, Git, ARM Knowledge and understanding of PowerShell and scripting languages Experience in implementing cloud-based Single Sign-On solutions Experience with Agile Methodology Experience automating cloud infrastructure and services Experience supporting and patching applications Ability to evaluate and prioritize projects from both a financial and operational perspective Strong understanding of corporate strategies and goals as relates to technology initiatives and the ability to align the two. Proven ability to interact with all levels within the organization as well as with vendors. Uses logic and proven methods to solve difficult problems Ability to prioritize among many competing projects/initiatives Ability to influence a wide range of stakeholders Excellent verbal skills, written skills with the ability to communicate clearly, succinctly, and persuasively Responsibilities: - This role also requires excellent collaboration skills and will need to frequently interact with cloud architects, senior infrastructure engineers, enterprise security analysts, ServiceDesk personnel, and technical leadership to achieve the corporate goals of high availability, performance, stability, scalability, security, and cost efficiency. Essential Functions for this role include: Hands-on experience of installation, configuration, and troubleshooting of Windows Server operating systems, Active Directory, Microsoft DNS and Microsoft Certificates. Support MissionSquare cloud services leveraging tools such as Defender for Cloud, Monitor, Sentinel, Logic Apps, ARM Templates, Azure Migrate. Hands-on experience deploying Microsoft Azure environments, including hybrid scenarios, optimizing cost/capacity ratios, proper monitoring, scaling, implementing, DR scenarios, and Azure security. Technologies: - Azure - SQL - Cloud More: Reach Your Peak with MissionSquare Retirement, a FINANCIAL SERVICES LEADER in public sector employee retirement products and services. Headquartered in Washington, DC, our Financial Services corporation administers over $50 billion in retirement plan assets for more than one million participant accounts. We are constantly looking for ways to create new opportunities to serve our participants. We have an extraordinary talent base and invite you to consider joining MissionSquare Retirement's Technology Team.