Job Description :
Solution/Azure Integration Architect
Location: Chicago, IL

Job Description: Mandatory skills
4+ years of experience and certification with public cloud providers Azure preferred, tools and cloud methodologies.
4+ years of experience managing Cloud Migration and modernization programs/projects and an ability to adapt experience into best practices for immediate use
At least 2 years of experience with designing cloud implementation architectures and solutions using APIs – Azure APIM, or any API, Security, Streaming/Messaging – Kafka, Azure Event Hub, etc.
2+ years of experience with architecting and designing solutions using cloud technology paradigms like micro services, containers
3+ years of experience with application transformation and modernization & data migrations projects. Demonstrated experience on multiple toolsets and adaptability to learn new tools and processes a plus.
5+ years of experience with performing discovery and assessment of customer's overall applications portfolio, IT and business priorities and customer insights to create a modernization roadmap
13+ years of IT experience as a technical specialist in Customer-facing roles.
Job Description: Good-to-have skills
Preferred:
Professional certification in Solution Architect Azure required
Strong verbal and written communication skills, with the ability to work effectively across internal and external organizations.
Architecting building, and operating global IT infrastructures using cloud technology and services.
Able to coordinate onsite and offshore deliverables
Experience architecting highly available systems that utilize load balancing, horizontal scalability and high availability
Bachelor’s degree in CS or equivalent industry experience
Strong Analytical and Problem-Solving Skills
Strong expertise in developing cloud migration roadmaps and driving buy-in across complex organization structures.
A proven track record of managing and delivering large-scale enterprise IT projects.
Familiarity with compliance & security standards across the enterprise IT landscape.
Experience in a range of cloud migration discovery, profiling, migration, and operations technologies and tools

Client : Direct Client