Ademco Inc Cloud Solutions Architect in Tempe, Arizona

This job was posted by http://www.azjobconnection.gov : For more information, please see: http://www.azjobconnection.gov/ada/r/jobs/3328167 As a Cloud Solutions Architect, you will be expected to drive all technical design and execution activities for moving existing on-premise infrastructure, server workloads, data and applications to the cloud IaaS and PaaS. With your technical background, you easily interact and work with infrastructure team members and other 3rd-party partners to develop Cloud-centric migration strategies while ensuring solutions are properly aligned with business objectives and prepared for an efficient transition to an operational status. You will be required to be involved in all project aspects from planning, migration to initial support. Relying your technical background and interpersonal skills, you are comfortable orchestrating project execution while presenting to peers and senior executive audiences. Required Qualifications


+ 4+ years of hands-on experience designing and deploying dynamically scalable, highly available, fault-tolerant, and reliable applications on Amazon Web Services and/or Microsoft Azure



+ 4+ years' experience designing solutions with technologies like: MSSQL, Windows Server 2003/2008/2012, IIS 7 & 8, Exchange, Active Directory, VMWare, Hyper-V, etc.



+ 4+ years' Linux experience designing solutions with multiple distro's (RHEL, CentOS, etc), Apache, MySQL, Tomcat, OpenVZ, VMware, Chef, Puppet, etc.



+ 4+ years' experience creating detailed plans for migrating existing physical and virtual server workloads to the cloud.



+ Experience defining implementation architectures, developing a deep expertise in the Cloud technologies as well as broad know-how around how applications and services are constructed using the AWS or Azure platform.



+ Helping shape and deliver on a strategy to build broad use of Amazon's utility computing web services (e.g., Amazon Lambda, Amazon S3, Amazon EC2, and Amazon Cloud Front).



+ Ability to identify and gather requirements to define a solution to be built and operated using Cloud services.



+ Providing best practices for building secure and reliable application on Cloud platforms.



+ Selecting appropriate AWS/Azure services to design and deploy an application based on given requirements.



+ Designing, managing, and maintaining tools to automate operational processes, backups, ensuring Cloud service offerings provide highly available services.



+ Working with Governance and Security teams to implement new Cloud services.



+ Implementing and managing continuous delivery systems and methodologies on AWS and/or Azure.



+ Strong verbal and written communication skills with the ability to work effectively with internal customers and partner resources



Ideal Candidate Qualities


+ Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering or related field



+ Experience setting up the infrastructure, processes, and tools for container based development and deployment (e.g. Docker)



+ Familiarity with the usage and pricing components of the cloud-based products



+ Infrastructure-related certification with one of the public cloud platforms



+ Familiarity with application and network diagnostic tools to understand the existing application and network workloads within a datacenter like New Relic, CloudWatch, Live Action, etc.



+ Familiarity with multi-cloud management products and solutions



+ Previous experience managing data center infrastructure both physical and virtual.



As a Cloud Solutions Architect, you will be expected to drive all technical design and execution activities for moving existing on-premise infrastructure, server workloads, data and applications to the cloud IaaS and PaaS With your technical background, you easily interact and work with infrastructure team members and other 3rd-party partners to develop Cloud-centric migration strategies while ensuring solutions are properly aligned with business objectives and prepared for an efficient transition to an operational status. You will be required to be involved in all project aspects from planning, migration to initial support. Relying your technical background and interpersonal skills, you are comfortable orchestrating project execution while presenting to peers and senior executive audiences.VEVRAA Federal ContractorRequest Priority Protected Veteran ReferralsEOE -Veteran /Disabled/Minority/AA/F/M/SO