Salary Mid-Point: $160,000
Location: Toronto ON
Job Type: Permanent

Position Title: Senior Azure Solution Architect – Project Lead

Position Type: Permanent

Location: Toronto

Our client is looking for a Senior Azure Solution Architect – Project Lead, as a Senior Azure Solution Architect – Project Lead, you will assist clients in optimizing their use of cloud resources (public and private) as part of a balanced IT supply portfolio. As such, the successful applicants will have a wealth of exposure in projects that exploit public cloud services and be capable of engaging predominantly on customer projects covering the full life cycle from proposal/justification to project design/build.

 

Key Responsibilities

  • Enable our customers journey to leverage cloud and develop a hybrid cloud / bimodal operating model
  • Manage the end to end project deployment of all cloud operating models
  • Engages closely with clients, partners and other business units to develop and execute innovative and competitive solutions / projects for new and existing clients leveraging a wealth of previous experience in deploying cloud solutions
  • Work as part of a pre-sales team in the proposal stage and then engage in the delivery of the cloud transformation project covering the design and implementation phases of the project before handing over to support and operations teams. It is anticipated that individuals will

Qualifications

  • Expert knowledge of either Azure platform features and capabilities
  • 5+ years in Azure Solution Architect or Consultant role
  • Experienced at producing multi-tier, high-availability infrastructure architectures in an Enterprise & cloud environment adhering to DR, Business Continuity and availability best practice
  • Understanding of Hybrid Cloud solutions and experienced in integrating public cloud into traditional hosting/delivery models
  • Experience with application and infrastructure management and monitoring tools
  • Experience with executing quick technical feasibility and proposal development for moving identified workloads to Azure
  • Manage cloud risk & compliance assessments with the customer
  • Building and recommending a migration approach to lift and shift the workloads to Azure or architecting a green field development and/or production platform for new applications. Able to help shape transition and transformation strategies
  • Executing limited POCs, where necessary
  • Knowledge and experience of Azure pricing and commercial models and how to optimise for a given engagement or use case
  • Network integration experience with Azure Express route integration and network design (LAN/WAN/Firewall)

If you are interested in this opportunity, kindly send your resumes in MS Word format to Toronto.talent@ifgpr.com today!