Job Description :
Our organization is looking for an experienced Microsoft Azure Architect for a 12+ months contract position in Herndon, VA. If interested please submit a current resume.
1. Job Title: Microsoft Azure Architect
2. Location: Herndon, VA
3. Job Duration: 12+ moths
4. Assignment Type: 1099, C2C
5. Pay Rate: Negotiable
6. Special Skills: 5+ years exp., azure, cloud, design, build, virtual, storage, sql db, traffic manager, devops

Responsibilities: • Designing, Building, and Improving the reliability of the cloud infrastructure deployed to Microsoft Azure • Provide advanced engineering support to Production, Test, and Development support teams as well as directly with the client • Automate and Build new environments in Microsoft Azure Requirements: • Experience designing and building environments on Microsoft Azure including the ability to understand, create, and run Powershell scripts, ARM templates, and the Azure CLI • Strong understanding and knowledge of Microsoft Azure services (Virtual Machines, Websites, Storage Blobs, SQL Database, Virtual Network, Traffic Manager, Automation, Active Directory, CDN, Cache) • Experience with DevOps and automation Tools (Git, Jenkins, Maven, Ant, Nexus, Chef, and Puppet) • Education: Minimum bachelor’s degree in Information Systems/Computer Science • Work closely with project team members to understand program office requirements, review design documents, and provide release support and architecture planning. • Must be able to create own solution architecture and target configurations and diagnose potential issues. • Strong verbal and written communication skills required. Must be able to communicate effectively with core project team members, team leads and client director-level resources. • Experience with initiatives for addressing redundancy in legacy applications • Experience in Agile based development environment using DevOps