Azure Architect - Avanade - Gand



About the role

You offer clients the kind of Cloud Solutions that improve the way they operate, designing and deploying best practice solutions that adhere to the business needs and drive business outcomes.
You’re a creative problem solver, always thinking ahead and spotting both opportunities and risks.
You’re a leader, or on your way to be, in the space of Cloud with a deep understanding of the project and solutions lifecycle, designing and estimating solutions that not just meet our clients' needs, but far exceed their expectations.
To supplement the technical knowledge, solution architecture and project delivery experience, you come from a consulting background with good customer facing skills, have the ability to connect with customers and understand their requirements and produce high quality written work.

You will have a passion for growing your own career and that of those around you.

You have strong analytical and problem-solving skills.

As an Architect, you are willing and able to travel within Belgium, potentially across a number of different clients.

Day-to-day, you will:
Work on some of the largest and leading-edge projects, leading our customers' cloud transformation and operations initiatives.
Deploy solutions across the Azure platform for major enterprise projects.
Own the technical architecture and direction for a client.
Design and maintain observability metrics for applications and infrastructure we support.
Create systems, tools & processes that will enhance our clients' support and operations.
Develop strong, effective relationships with Accenture and Microsoft at the offering level.

Key Qualifications:
  • You have demonstrable Cloud expertise and Cloud solution architecture experience.
  • Experience with Architecture creation and delivery which includes understanding requirements, formulating design, and communicating the architecture
  • Experience with DevOps and Agile engineering practices.
  • Experience leading Technology or Application Architecture projects and deliverables.
  • Domain driven design, decoupling and migrating strategies, distributed application patterns.
  • Development experience in CI/CD DevSecOps environment
  • Integration, APIs, API Management software.
  • Experience in cloud computing technologies and excellent knowledge of current computing trends:
  • Designing and deploying Azure IaaS and PaaS solutions
  • Experience in Active Directory, Azure Identity Management and Azure AD Premium
  • Experience with CI/CD using Azure DevOps
  • Knowledge of Azure Security components such as Azure Security Center, Security Operations, Microsoft Defender, Microsoft Azure Solution Architect
  • Motivated personality and ability to work in self-organized teams
  • Strong verbal and written communication
  • Fluent in English

Microsoft Azure Solution Architect Certification