Information Technology

Employment TYPE

Contract

LOCATION

Raleigh, North Carolina

DATE POSTED

May 21, 2020

INDUSTRY

Information Technology

POSITION(S)

1

SALARY

Negotiable

Job# J638

Solution Architect - Expert - High

About The Opportunity

NC is seeking an experienced Azure PaaS Solution Architect who will design and create a production cloud environment designed and optimized for high availability and disaster recovery.

Job Description

  • Solution Architect - Azure
  • NC State Board of Election is seeking an experienced Azure PaaS Solution Architect who will design and create a production cloud environment designed and optimized for high availability and disaster recovery. In this role the candidate will participate in technical envisioning, technical design, and delivery for the Azure infrastructure.
  • Duties:
  • Design the Azure Infrastructure stack to support running the Statewide Information and Election Management System (SIEMS) product at scale, including technical documentation, deployment orchestration, automation, and security configuration
  • Design application infrastructure platform for scalability, performance, and availability using Azure PaaS platform
  • Develop tools and automation to minimize delivery time and increase developer productivity
  • Collaborate with app development and other architects to communicate and align development efforts with the Azure PaaS services
  • Capacity planning and service performance analysis and tuning
  • Influence in development of best practices for deployment, monitoring and alerting
  • Respond to and resolve emergent issues. Be on-call periodically as part of shared team.
  • Design Administer and ensure logical security in carrying out all job duties
  • Collaborate with development and other architects to develop resilient application

Required Skills

  • Microsoft Certified Solution Expert (MCSE) for Cloud Platform and Infrastructure Required
  • Relevant work experience, including experience with high-volume, production distributed systems environment Required 10 Years
  • Experience Architecting, implementing, administering/supporting Windows systems running in Azure Required 5 Years
  • Experience implementing and supporting Microsoft Azure infrastructure and topologies Required 5 Years
  • Experience with scripting technologies (PowerShell, Bash, Azure Resource Manager Templates, Desired State Configuration, JSON) Required 5 Years
  • Networking experience (routing, SDNs, network topologies) Required 5 Years
  • Required Datacenter Fundamentals: Compute, Network, Storage, Security, Governance, Troubleshooting, Backup Strategies, Disaster Recovery Strategies Required 5 Years
  • Experience managing and deploying full stack, distributed services Required 5 Years
  • Experience with container technologies (Docker, Vagrant, etc.) Required 5 Years
  • Experience with Infrastructure as Code, Automation, and Orchestration Required 5 Years

Desired Skills

    Desired Skills:
  • Microsoft Certified Solution Expert (MCSE) for Cloud Platform and Infrastructure
  • A minimum of 10 years of relevant work experience, including experience with high-volume, production distributed systems environment
  • Experience Architecting, implementing, administering/supporting Windows systems running in Azure
  • Experience implementing and supporting Microsoft Azure infrastructure and topologies (Operations Management Suite, Application Insights, Azure Site Recovery, Azure Backup, Security Center, Azure Networking, Azure Storage, Azure Automation)
  • Experience with scripting technologies (PowerShell, Bash, Azure Resource Manager Templates, Desired State Configuration, JSON)
  • Networking experience (routing, SDNs, network topologies)
  • Required Datacenter Fundamentals: Compute, Network, Storage, Security, Governance, Troubleshooting, Backup Strategies, Disaster Recovery Strategies
  • Experience managing and deploying full stack, distributed services
  • Experience with container technologies (Docker, Vagrant, etc.)
  • Experience with Infrastructure as Code, Automation, and Orchestration

Duration

12 Months

Please Contact me to discuss the hiring process!

Sumit Gupta

Sr. Executive Recruiter
Contact: (310) 929-8421 Ext: 104
Email: sumit.gupta@staffactory.com

Hi! My name is Sumit Gupta. I treat all my consultants in a manner that they feel comfortable while working with me on any position they are applying for. Although, the motive is to find the best match for my consultants. But I make sure that I suggest them the right job matching their profile and work history by interacting with them in detail and follow-up with them at each and every level of the hiring process.