Azure Architect

  • USA

Optizm Global's Client

Dear Candidate

 We have been retained by an award-winning digital consultancy to find them an Azure Architect / Lead. My client focuses on technology strategy with business objectives, leverage technology excellence to deliver superior results, engage customers on the web and mobile project and help them run their business in the cloud. Their core areas of expertise are UX, CMS, CRM, Commerce, Azure, and AWS.

Title Azure Architect
Location Remote Opportunity, Anywhere in the USA
Duration Full Time W2
Salary Market, Dependent on Qualification (DOQ)
Start date Immediate
Visa GC Holder, EAD, U.S. Citizens and those authorized to work in the U.S. are encouraged to apply


  • Work with client to understand cloud needs and propose solution/ blueprint
  • Work with client IT, Network and Compliance teams to understand security/compliance requirements and provide solutions to meet them
  • Build the solution on Azure cloud
  • Assist with the implementation and maintenance of ITIL principles and processes.


  • BS in Computer Science or equivalent experience
  • 5 to 10 years of experience deploying complex web applications on the MS stack
  • 3+ years with Azure IaaS and PaaS (not as user of Azure but as configuring/ designing Azure)
  • Hands-on knowledge of C#
  • Hands-on knowledge of PowerShell
  • 5+ years Systems Administration / Infrastructure
  • Experience with automated build and deployment tools
  • Experience with TFS, code merges, branching strategies
  • Experience with Teamcity and Octopus or similar tools
  • Ability to communicate on both the technical and non-technical level
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks and time effectively
  • Ability to pick up new languages and adapt to new technologies

Required Skills:

  • API Management
  • Application Gateway/WAF
  • Service Bus
  •  Trigger Functions
  • SignalR
  • Virtual Networks
  • Event Grid
  • Express Route
  • Azure SQL

Project experience / nice to have:

  • Experience with Sitecore CMS and/or Certification
  • Experience with Microsoft Azure systems administration

Bonus Points:

  • Sitecore CMS Systems Administrator (SYA) Certification
  • HDI Technical Support Professional Certification (HDI-TSP)

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