An elite financial institution is seeking an Azure Cloud Architect to design and manage scalable and secure cloud infrastructure solutions. Your responsibilities include delivering on cloud strategy and roadmaps, collaborating with teams, understanding business requirements, implementing Azure services, optimising performance, ensuring security and compliance, and providing technical support.
- Architect Azure Cloud Solutions: Design and develop scalable, secure, and performant cloud architectures using Azure services.
- Infrastructure Planning and Deployment: Deploy and configure cloud infrastructure using tools like ARM templates or Terraform.
- Azure Services Implementation: Select and configure Azure services to meet project requirements.
- Security and Compliance: Ensure cloud solutions meet security and compliance standards.
- Performance Optimisation: Monitor and optimise the performance of Azure solutions.
- Cost Optimisation: Identify cost-saving opportunities and optimise resource utilisation.
- Documentation and Technical Support: Create documentation and provide technical guidance and support.
- Stay Up-to-Date: Stay current with Azure technologies and industry trends.
- Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field.
- 5+ years of experience designing and implementing Azure cloud solutions.
- Strong knowledge of Azure services and cloud architecture principles.
- Proficiency in infrastructure as code tools and scripting.
- Experience with containers and orchestration tools.
- Excellent problem-solving and communication skills.
- Relevant Azure certifications preferred.
This role must sit out of the firms Chicago office working in a hybrid model of 3 days in office per week.