Solutions Architect- Azure Cloud
POSITION SUMMARYCollaborates with Owens Minor Stake Holders to design Software solutions to satisfy business needs in accordance with enterprise cloud architectural standards. Leads multiple development teams in building projects for inception to completion. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:1. Establishes cloud architecture, infrastructure, technologies, and frameworks for all software solutions deliverables.2. Participates in architectural meetings, and analyzes all technical requirements for custom applications as well as commercial applications.3. Researches industry trends and best practices to develop cloud technology recommendations and methods to stakeholders at all levels.4. Provides architectural consultation, support, mentoring, and guidance to project teams, infrastructure specialists, and developers. 5. Helps to define and implement cloud IT development best practices, standards, and processes.6. Reviews and sets standards for cloud based deployments and development.7. Serves as an evangelist for standardizing and improving devops practicesSUPPLEMENTAL JOB FUNCTIONS: 1. Performs additional duties as directed.QualificationsEDUCATION & EXPERIENCE: Bachelors Degree required Ten more years of IT development or systems design experience required Or any combination of education and experience to meet the above requirementsKNOWLEDGE SKILLS & ABILITIES: Experience building and deploying PaaS/IaaS applications in a cloud environment (Azure cloud preferred).Experience in UX design, information architecture, solution prototyping, and agile web development processes. Demonstrated knowledge of server less computing design principles and patterns is required.Knowledge of technical design documentation methodologies and technologies (Visio, UML, object modeling, etc.).Experience with .NET development.Experience designing and implementing cloud based databases like Cosmos Db and SQL Server, Oracle a plus.Senior level experience with integration patterns including APIs, Web Services, Queuing patterns, and Web hooks. Experience with network and security considerations within a hybrid (cloud and on premise) environment.Experience with product evaluations and selection, buy-or-build. Strong leadership, interpersonal skills and ability to work cross-functionally.ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS: May work extended hours on occasionExperience in health care related industry.