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Solution Architect

A Solution Architect (CA) drives Azure-based customer initiatives in collaboration with customers and participates in both pre and post-sales (e.g.,
deployment) efforts. The CA is a technical, customer facing role that is accountable for the end-to-end customer cloud deployment experience. CAs
own the Azure technical customer engagement including architectural design sessions, specific implementation projects and/or proofs of concept,
and deployment. The ideal candidate has experience in customer facing roles and success leading deep technical architecture and application
design discussions with senior customer executives to drive cloud deployment. Five or more years of architecture, design implementation and/or
support of distributed applications designed to run in the cloud or across hybrid cloud and on-premises environments. Experience in consultative
sales, design and deployment of projects strongly preferred. A computer science or related engineering degree is required.

Non-Technical Skills

Deep understanding of cloud computing technologies, business drivers, and emerging computing trends.
Solid understanding of cloud virtualization, storage and networking.
Understanding of cloud governance technologies for cost management and control.
Understanding of common database technologies such as SQL Database/Server, Oracle, MySQL.
Deep technical experience in enterprise mobile, identity and access control, & security solutions.
Working knowledge with AGILE development, SCRUM and Application Lifecycle Management (ALM) with one or more of the following programming languages: PowerShell, Bash, .NET, C++, Java, JSON, PHP, Perl, Python, Ruby on Rails, HTML, CSS, JavaScript, Responsive Web Design.
Solid understanding of modern DevOps practices, including automation, continuous delivery, continuous deployment, and continuous integration methodologies.
Deep understanding of cloud-based Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery practices.

Non-Technical Skills

Building customer/partner relationships.
Proven track record of building deep technical relationships with senior executives and growing cloud consumption share in large or highly strategic accounts.
Proven track record of driving decisions collaboratively, resolving conflicts & ensuring follow through.
Presentation skills with a high degree of comfort with both large and small audiences.
Prior work experience in a consulting/architecture position within a software & services company.
Problem-solving mentality leveraging internal and/or external resources.
Exceptional verbal and written communication.


Azure Machine Learning, Analytics, APS, AWS, Amazon RDS, Amazon EC2, Amazon Redshift, Amazon S3, Azure Active Directory, Azure Data Factory, Azure Data Lake, Azure Storage, Azure App Services, Azure API Management, Azure Cosmos DB, Azure SQL Data Warehouse, Azure Import/Export, Azure HDInsight, Azure Logic Apps, Azure Mobile Apps, Azure SQL Database, Azure Search, Azure Stream Analytics, Azure Event Hubs, Azure IoT Hub, Azure Virtual Machines, Azure Web Apps, Azure Web Jobs, Azure Cognitive Services, BizTalk, Business Objects, Cassandra, Cloudera, Cognos, Cortana Intelligence, CouchDB, DB2, Docker, Excel, IBM Bluemix, Google App Engine, Greenplum, Hadoop, HANA, HBase, Hive, Hortonworks, Teradata, IoT Solutions, Java, Kafka, Machine Learning, MapR, MapReduce, ML, MongoDB, MariaDB, MySQL, Netezza, Networking, NoSQL, Oracle, Oracle Exadata, Oracle SOA, PBI, Pig, Power BI, PostgreSQL, Python, QLik Tech, REST, Samza, SAP HANA, SAS, Security, Spark, SQL Server, SQL Server IaaS, SSIS, Storage, Storm, Streaming, Sybase, Tableau, Teradata, T-SQL, Virtualization, WebSphere, C#, C++


Microsoft Certified Azure Administrator Associate, Microsoft Certified Azure Solutions Architect Expert, MCSE Cloud Platform and Infrastructure, MCSE Data Management and Analytics, MCSA Cloud Platform, MCSA Linux on Azure, AWS Certified Solutions Architect – Associate and/or Professional, AWS Certified Developer – Professional. Exam priorities: Implementing Infrastructure Solutions 70-533 (retired), Microsoft Certified Azure Administrator Associate AZ-103, or AZ-102 (retired), or AZ-100 (retired) and AZ-101 (retired); Architecting Azure Solutions 70-535 (retired), Microsoft Certified Azure Solutions Architect Expert (AZ-300 and AZ-301, or AZ-302).

Project Experience

5-8 years of experience designing and delivering cloud solutions on an enterprise scale.
5+ years of experience with creating pilots, prototypes, and proof-of-concepts to provide validation of specific scenarios.
4-6 years of experience providing cloud solutions, including hybrid solutions on-premises or in the cloud, lift- and-shift initiatives, migrations and upgrades.
Job Overview
Posted July 18, 2020
Full Time
4 Year to 5 Year

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