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Internal Postings
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Chicago, IL
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3 Months
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05 Apr 2019
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Detailed Job Description:

  • Responsible for design, development, implementation, operation improvement and debug cloud environments in Azure and Cloud Management Platform and orchestration tools.
  • Performs engineering design evaluations for new environment builds
  • Architect, implement and improve possible automations for cloud environments
  • Recommends alterations to development and design to improve quality of products and/or procedures.
  • Implementation of industry standard security practices during implementation and maintain it throughout the lifecycle.
  • Has knowledge of commonly - used concepts, practices, and procedures through automation tools. Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job.
  • The role is also expected to leverage prior knowledge and experience with the Azure automation framework to perform automation of build and deployment activities.
  • This individual will consult with other team members and use prior expertise with AWS/Azure to extend an existing framework of automation across new and existing application environments.
  • Advise and engage with the customer executives on their cloud strategy roadmap, improvements, alignment by bringing in industry best practice/trends and work on further improvements with required business case analysis and required presentations.
  • Creating business cases for transformation and modernization, including analysis of both total cost of ownership and potential cost and revenue impacts of the transformation
  • Process analysis and design, with a focus on identifying technology-driven improvements to core enterprise processes
  • Maintain deep knowledge of the market for cloud services, enterprise applications, business process management, advanced analytics, and integration software
  • Develop alternate technology solutions blueprint (cloud-based computing, storage, etc.) to build case for legacy technology modernization
  • Develop recommendations for operating model development to implement transformation initiatives
  • Cloud strategy and suitability assessment and definition

Primary skills:

  • At least 5 year experience architecting solution leveraging Azure IaaS services, ASR with 7+ years of experience of hard-core infrastructure consulting
  • Azure Certification - Architecting Microsoft Azure Solutions / DevOps Engineering Professional / Developer
  • In depth knowledge of key Azure services - VM, Storage, Azure SQL, VNet, Redis Cache, Resource Manager, Azure Diagnostics/ OMS, Traffic Manager, Azure CDN, Azure Notification Hubs, Azure Identity and Access Management, Infrastructure as Code etc.
  • In-depth knowledge of design, implementation, engineering, automation and devops implementation, 0073ervice operation and service improvement initiatives
  • On premise / other cloud providers to Azure cloud migration using cloud migration tools like ASR/Cloud Endure etc.

Secondary skills (kill nice to have):

  • Cloud strategy assessment and definition
  • Key Skills: CI and CD using Jenkins, Ansible, Python, Shell scripting, Change management, Azure Cloud knowledge and prod support activities
  • At least 2 - 3 years of experience using DevOps Tools, Python, Dockers
  • Skillsets: - Knowledge about CI and CD using GIT, Jenkins, Ansible, JIRA ..etc
  • Strong understanding of UNIX Operating system and adept in any of the scripting languages like shell, awk, perl etc.
  • Understanding and experience on handling of servers like IIS,Tomcat, Apache
  • Defining deployment standards for development team & reviewing delivered build packages for validating the required standards, Automation Architect
  • Understand Agile methodologies and software development lifecycle process.
  • · Understanding of container technology and container orchestration platforms.
  • Knowledge of best practices and market trends pertaining to Cloud and overall industry to provide thought leadership (seminars, whitepapers etc.,) and mentor team to build necessary competency
  • Advise the customer executives on their cloud strategy roadmap, improvements, alignment and further improvements.
  • Proven experience assessing clients’ workloads and technology landscape for Cloud suitability, develop business case and Cloud adoption roadmap
  • Proven knowledge of leading Cloud Management Platform and orchestration tools
  • Proven knowledge of evaluating the Azure hosting consumption charges and optimization of the charges
  • Experience in defining new architectures and ability to drive project from architecture standpoint
  • Ability to quickly establish credibility and trustworthiness within key executive stakeholders in client organization;
  • Excellent verbal, written and presentation skills;
  • Ability to quickly produce PowerPoint slides which are both content rich, succinct and visually appealing.

Minimum years of experience*: 7

Certifications Needed: No

Interview Process (Is face to face required?) No