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Enterprise Cloud Architect

Harrisburg, PENNSYLVANIA | Contract
Post Date: 12/07/20
Job ID: 20-01133
Job Type: Contract

Job Description

Job Title           : Enterprise Cloud Architect
Location           : Harrisburg PA
Duration           : 6+ Months  (More Likely to Extend)
Interview          : Either Webcam Interview or In-Person
 
**The position is a hybrid of onsite and remote, candidate will be able to report to onsite as needed**
Job Description:  
Enterprise Cloud Architect will be responsible for the overall design, implementation, configuration, testing, administration, and management of the Client's enterprise hybrid cloud environment, including enterprise cloud service offerings available to all.
Responsibilities include the following: 
-Act as a primary point of contact for cloud related questions, technical expertise, and support problems for the  Client.
-Provide appropriate communications to  management, including rapid notification of issues that impact the enterprise cloud environment. 
-Design cloud architecture and cloud technologies that meet  technical, security, and business needs. 
- Provide expert level guidance on IT issues relating to cloud technologies. 
-Work with  Delivery Center teams in defining cloud architecture, design and implementation plans for hosting IaaS, PaaS, and SaaS workloads on MS Azure and Amazon Web Services. 
-Work with  Security team to ensure cloud solutions meet all security policy requirements. 
-Design cloud auditing solutions to increase security stance and minimize risk of data loss and protection. 
-Assist with business continuity planning, which includes capacity planning, availability, and disaster recovery options available in the cloud. 
-Provide incident resolution focusing on root cause analysis, prevention, and knowledge transfer. 
-Create & maintain support documentation, architecture diagrams & communications. 
- Manage escalations with cloud service providers and other vendors for a timely resolution of operational and design issues. 
Requirements: 
-10+ years of experience as a Solutions Architect with design, implementation, security, and standards/best practices in an enterprise hosting environment. 
-Cloud Architecture experience with Microsoft Azure and Amazon Web Services (AWS) cloud services. 
- Microsoft Azure certifications, including AZ-900 Fundamentals, AZ-103 Administrator, AZ-300 & AZ-301 Solutions Architect, and AZ-500 Security 
-Strong working knowledge of Azure Commercial and Government cloud. 
-High level knowledge of the Azure Enterprise Agreement that manages departments, accounts and subscriptions, including cost management and billing solutions. 
-Ability to work closely with multiple diverse agencies and anticipate their needs and exceed their expectations. 
-Consistently demonstrate strong organizational, communication, project management, change management, and problem-solving skills. 
-Strong knowledge of all cloud technologies and the ability to keep abreast and deep technical understanding of current and emerging technologies. 
-Proven operational experience with large Enterprise environments. 
-Excellent communication skills both oral and written to clearly communicate with clients.
Required Skills:
  • 10+ years of exp as a Solutions Architect with design, implementation, security and standards/best practices in an enterprise hosting environment  
  • Cloud Architecture experience with Microsoft Azure and Amazon Web Services (AWS) cloud services  
  • Microsoft Azure certifications, including AZ-900 Fundamentals, AZ-103 Administrator, AZ-300 & AZ-301 Solutions Architect and AZ-500 Security  
  • Strong working knowledge of Azure Commercial and Government Cloud  
  • High level knowledge of the Azure Enterprise Agreement that manages departments, accounts and subscriptions, including cost mgmt/billing solutions Ability to work closely with multiple diverse agencies and anticipate their needs and exceed their expectations  
  • Consistently demonstrate strong organizational, communication, project management, change management, and problem solving skills  
  • Strong knowledge of all cloud technologies and the ability to keep abreast and deep technical understanding of current and emerging technologies  
  • Proven operational experience with large enterprise environments  
  • Excellent communication skills both oral and written to clearly communicate with clients