Cloud Architect

Location: McLean, Virginia, United States

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Requisition Number: RR-0002767

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The health and safety of our employees is our top priority. Due to the pandemic, all our employees are working remotely and we will be conducting candidate interviews by video. This position will remain as a remote position once the COVID-19 crisis has abated.

 

Here’s what you’ll do in this role:

Celerity is engaged with a healthcare company to move the data and HR systems to the cloud. Celerity is looking for a Cloud Architect to join our team supporting this initiative.

  • Work with the lead DBA to design an Azure infrastructure solution to host data and HR systems within an existing Azure tenant
  • Work with the lead BI consultant to design and implement a BI solution that will serve as a template for future BI and data migrations
  • Design the security and access controls for sensitive HR data in Azure
  • Create supporting systems for the data platform, such as backups, high-availability, and disaster recovery
  • Work with the client security and legal departments to define and enforce data retention limits and policies
  • Create processes that manage data location and availability based on sensitivity, age, and usage
  • Participates in the decision-making processes related to the selection of software architecture solutions.
  • Serves as a technical and business-savvy resource to data and BI consultants on a range of design issues.
  • Implement the designed infrastructure using code-deployment tools like Terraform or Ansible
  • Implements core infrastructure and software development lifecycle for cloud computing components
  • Shares complex information related to areas of expertise and/or to gain acceptance of new or enhanced technology / business solutions.
  • Effectively resolves problems and roadblocks as they occur.

 

Your qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree and at least 4 years of experience in an IT, Engineering and/or Architect role OR High school / GED and at least 7 years of experience in an IT, Engineering and/or Architect role.
  • At least 3 years of leadership experience in server side or client side technologies.
  • Familiarity with database migration process
  • Ability to design SQL database solutions in Azure
  • Ability to secure SQL data and access in Azure
  • Familiarity with Oracle database or migrations from Oracle to SQL
  • Experience in domain-specific architecture concepts and emerging technologies. (Design patterns, frameworks, current Java based solutions, mobile, OR Infrastructure Administration OR Data Sciences).
  • At least 1 year of experience in domain-specific Architecture.
  • Experience working with matrix teams including teams in different time zones.
  • Willing to travel up to 10% of the time for business purposes (within state and out of state).
  • 6+ years of IT Architect experience and/or site reliability engineering in cloud technologies
  • Knowledge of Azure Services and configuring Azure services
  • 3+ years hands-on experience in IT operations world - Managing and/or influencing infrastructure services to ensure application service uptime and user experience
  • Knowledge of cloud security controls such as encryption at rest, encryption in transit, key management, vulnerability assessments, firewalls, DNS, APIs, etc.
  • Knowledge of Agile Development and experience with building applications using Atlassian tools (Bamboo, Bitbucket, Jira, Confluence), JFrog Artifactory, Chef and Jenkins.
  • Microsoft Azure Architect certifications.
  • Impeccable integrity. We are team-first at Celerity
  • A positive attitude. We can have fun while we work hard to solve business challenges
  • A heart for people. Excellent relationship-building skills across teams, peers, clients, vendors
  • A head for business. Nothing falls through the cracks on your watch
  • A passion for results. You strive to work complex issues with a strong sense of ownership and urgency.

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City: McLean

State: Virginia

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Find your home at Celerity

At Celerity, authenticity isn’t just a buzz word. It’s a promise to each other and to our clients that we will bring our true, best selves to every interaction, to every solution. We hire for the person -- not for the role. And we believe in surrounding ourselves with not only the best and brightest innovative thinkers, but with those of highest integrity who are purpose-driven in all that they do. That's how we've come to be known by our clients as the consultancy that delivers impact, not ego.

Our culture attracts people who crave something greater than a job: meaningful opportunities in an environment of mutual respect. Every kind of talent is celebrated here. We look for people who share our values to be bold, innovative, and a transformative force for our clients. Through opportunities to shape skill sets and work with industry-leading consultants and exciting clients, including access to professional trainings and certifications that best align with your career goals, Celerity provides the freedom to grow both personally and professionally.

We offer a comprehensive, total rewards package that includes competitive compensation and a flexible benefits package that reflects our commitment to creating a diverse and supportive workplace. Find out more at www.celerity.com/careers.

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