Cloud Solutions Architect – Seattle, WA

What You’ll Be Doing:

  • Understand internal customers’ IT, governance and business priorities and success measures to design cloud-based architectures and solutions (Microsoft and 3rd party solutions) utilizing Azure IaaS and PaaS offerings.
  • Apply technical knowledge to architect solutions that meet business, regulatory and IT needs, in line with current and future Azure feature roadmaps to ensure long-term technical viability of cloud-based solutions and deployment.
  • Develop deep relationships with key executives, business and IT decision makers to drive long-term cloud adoption within the company and enable them to be cloud advocates.
  • Maintain and advance deep technical skills and knowledge, keeping up to date with market trends and competitive insights, and share within engineering and IT technical communities.
  • Be a “Voice of the Customer” to share insights and best practices, connect with IT, governance and engineering teams to remove key blockers.
  • Be a Cloud Platform evangelist with internal and external customers, partners and external communities.
  • Assess the internal team’s knowledge of Azure platform and overall cloud readiness to support customers through a structured learning plan and ensure its delivery using internal and/or external resources.

Who Are We Looking For:

  • Good interpersonal and organizational skills with the ability to work in cooperative team environments.
  • Solid understanding of the development lifecycle focusing on the Microsoft stack.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with the English language.
  • Understanding of Scrum and Agile.

What Experience You’ll Need to Have:

  • Deep understanding of Microsoft Azure Infrastructure, compute, storage, etc. services, with the technical aptitude and experience to learn new technologies and understand relevant cloud trends.
  • Breadth of technical experience and knowledge, with depth in Azure Infrastructure plus one or more of the following areas:  DevOps, Application Development, Business Intelligence, Big Data, Data Governance, Data Science, machine learning, Artificial Intelligence.
  • 3+ years of success in consultative/complex technical and deployment projects (where necessary, managing various stakeholder relationships to get consensus on solution/projects) required.
  • Proven track record of building deep technical relationships with senior IT executives and growing data services in large or highly strategic accounts.
  • Proven track record of driving decisions collaboratively, resolving conflicts and ensuring follow through with exceptional verbal and written communications skills.
  • Presentation skills with a high degree of comfort with both large and small audiences (Senior Executives, IT management and developers).
  • 3+ years prior work experience in a consulting position within a software and/or public cloud company. (i.e. Microsoft, AWS, Google, SalesForce, VMware, IBM, Avanade, Wipro, HP, Infosys, ServiceNow, Dell, TCS).
  • Microsoft Certified:  Azure Solutions Architect Expert.
  • Travel required:  2-25%

What Education You’ll Need to Have:

A minimum of a BS or BA in Computer Science or adjacent fields preferred.

Nice to have:

  • MBA.
  • Microsoft Certified:  Azure Developer Associate or Microsoft Certified:  Azure DevOps Engineer Expert.
  • Experience in the HealthCare Industry.

  • Please submit your cover letter and resume in PDF format. Thank you!
  • Relocation assistance available.
  • Smith Technologies is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Follows the Federal Guidelines for a Drug-Free Work Environment.

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Disclaimers

  • Integra LTC Solutions, LLC. is an equal opportunity employer and Follows the Federal Guidelines for a Drug-Free Work Environment.
  • Offers of employment are contingent upon passing a drug screening and background check.
  • Integra is an EOE (Equal Opportunity Employer).