Cloud Solution Architect

Employer
Twenty Bridge Staffing
Location
Herndon, VA
Posted
Jul 17, 2017
Closes
Aug 07, 2017
Function
IT, IT Architect
Hours
Full Time
Job Description Twenty Bridge is seeking a Cloud Solutions Architect in Herndon, VA. The Cloud Solutions Architect provides robust and scalable technology solutions to enable our customers to scale their operations into the Cloud. The Architect will advise customers and internal team of technology standards, methodologies and processes as they relate to infrastructure & application architecture. This individual will also participate in proof of concept development to assist in defining technology direction for our customers. Specific Skills and Technologies Required Fundamental knowledge of cloud including Infrastructure as a Service, public and private cloud solutions Experience with cloud based infrastructure architecture and design, including orchestration and automation Experience delivering IaaS and/or PaaS solutions on the Azure platform Familiarity with datacenter concepts and best practices, high-availability systems, capacity planning, system performance evaluation, and diagnostic techniques and methodologies. Experience with Azure Automation (cloud and on-premises) solution development for Microsoft engagements Advanced knowledge on Azure workloads and experience developing code or deploying solutions in the cloud MS: Architecting Microsoft Azure Solutions Certification a plus MS: Implementing Azure Infrastructure Certification a plus General Requirements College Degree (BS, BA) in Computer Science or Information Technology related field 2 years hands-on experience with Cloud Platforms (AWS, Azure, Google Cloud Platform) 3+ years of experience in architecture, design and implementation of On-Prem, Off-Prem and Hybrid Cloud solutions Experience working with clients to understand & analyze business needs and map them against core technology features to identify candidate solutions Excellent communication and relationship skills; strong problem identification and problem solving skills Strong writing skills that lead to clear, concise, and unambiguous technical and non-technical documentation Additional Information / Requirements Candidates must be eligible to work in the US for any employer. Candidates must have the ability to work at client locations including periodic travel. Travel is estimated to be 25% annually. Twenty Bridge is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.