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Azure Technical Lead
Ref No.: 20-00278
Location: Portland, Oregon

We need Azure technical lead with either Azure Architect or Administrator certification (same has been updated in JD).

Changes made:

  • Aligned Experience
  • Updated certification details
  • Added Powersell script skills as its must to have
  • Included JIRA and Agile experience details as that's expected skill set
  • Added distribution of Operations work vs Architecture or best practices involvements

Job Title: Azure technical lead

Location: Portland, OR

Duration: Contract

Required Skills:

- 10+ years of total experience in Cloud and Data Center Services.

- 2-3 years of experience as Azure Cloud Solutions Architect/ Azure Administrator Associate

- Experience and in-depth knowledge of Azure Cloud Services

- Extensive knowledge and hands-on experience on Azure IaaS services, Storage, Backup, File Storage, Azure SQL, Cloud Networking, Security Concepts.

- Knowledge of working on ARM templates and PowerShell scripts.

- 2-3 years of experience using JIRA/Confluence and working experience using Agile methodologies

- Experience driving Azure architecture and Operationalization discussions

Key Responsibilities:

- Ensure best practices are implemented for cloud steady state operations

- 70% Azure Operations support and 30% Azure architecture and best practices exposure

- Ensure SOPs are being created.

- Work with client to create runbooks, user manuals.

- Enabling Cloud native security controls.

- Capacity Management and performance management of Cloud environment

- Maximize automation and reduce manual involvement.

- Enable resources and build delivery capability

- Establish Azure advisor

- Drive and maintain JIRA stories/cards and drive and maintain Kanban board

- Lead small team and communicate with all the stakeholders

Personality Skills:

- Motivated, self-starter, with strong presentation, communication, problem solving skills

- Ability to address, persuade and interact with senior and executive level positions as well as all levels of system end-users


- BE/B.Tech/MCA/M Tech or Equivalent

Certifications: Azure Solution Architect/ Azure Administrator Associate