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Azure Architect

Role: Azure Architect
Type: Contract
Duration: 12 months
Location: London Remote

Architect (10+ Yrs) – Onsite [London-Based ONLY]

– Azure ADF
– Databricks
– Data Modeling
– Finance Domain and Insurance Domain background
– Business Requirement Analysis
– Collaborating with Data Engineering Team, BA, Data Governance SMEs as per Sprint planning
– Agile Methodology working

Azure Architect

We are recruiting for one the best places to work over the last 3 years, this managed services have won awards in various areas and now are on the lookout for an Azure Architect!

Skills & Experience:
Excellent understanding of technical concepts required for the implementation, integration and administration of Azure Platform as a Service solutions
Good understanding of the Azure platform as a whole, the capabilities of each component, and the future roadmap
Experience of designing solutions using Azure App Services, Azure Function Apps and Azure Logic Apps
Experience of designing solutions using ASP.NET and .NET Core
Experience of designing solutions using SQL Azure and/or Cosmos DB
Client facing consultancy experience would be an advantage

App Services AND Function Apps AND Logic Apps
ASP.NET and .NET Core
SQL Azure OR Cosmos DB

Azure Architect

Role : Azure Architect
Location: Mannheim, Germany
Start : Immediate
Type : Permanent
Salary: up to €120,000 dependent on experience
Language : English & knowledge of German is advantageous

· The Azure Data Architect is responsible for helping to design, deploy, manage and support the systems and infrastructure required for a data processing pipeline in support of a products requirements.
· Primary responsibilities revolve around DevOps and include implementing ETL (extract, transform and load) pipelines, monitoring/maintaining data pipeline performance.

Required skills:
· More than 12 years of overall IT industry experience along with 2+ years of experience on cloud-based solution.
· More than 5 years of experience in Big data, Spark applications.
· Good understanding of Architectural Development Management practices and exposure to Enterprise Architecture frameworks (e.g. TOGAF)
· Well versed with different Cloud Architecture / Design / Integration Patterns, application migration methodology, and implementation approach
· Strong understanding of different Multi-tenancy model implementation techniques using various Cloud Service Models (e.g. BPaaS, SaaS, PaaS, IaaS)
· Good knowledge on Data Lake, Staging area, 3NF, data labs and data marts including starflake and snowflake schemas
· Experience in migrating and integrating different types of data into data lake within in-premise or cloud ecosystem
· Experience on Big Data Tools and Technologies such as Spark, Kafka, Flume, Sqoop, Hive, HDFS, Mapreduce, HBase etc. and with respect to MS Azure general services used to build the data platforms like Azure AD, Data catalog, Stream services. Data factory etc.

Proficient in distributed computing principles and familiar with key architectures including Lambda and Kappa architectures, and has a broad experience across a set of data stores (e. g., HDFS, Azure Data Lake Store, Azure Blob Storage, Azure SQL Data Warehouse, Apache HBase, Azure DocumentDB), messaging systems (e. g., Apache
· Kafka, Azure Event Hubs, Azure IoT Hub and data processing engines (e. g., Apache Hadoop, Apache Spark, Azure Data Lake Analytics, Apache Storm, Azure HDInsight, Azure Databricks).

Azure Architect

This position is open for contract or permanent applicants

· Advanced understanding of solution architecture.
· Ability to communicate solutions, ideas, suggestions to a variety of (business) stakeholders effectively and comprehensibly
· Strategic business acumen and understanding of organizational strategy
· Deep understanding of Application, Infrastructure and security architecture and non-functional aspects like Performance, Scalability, Reliability, Availability.
· Understanding of latest cloud computing and data technologies, business drivers, emerging computing trends, and deployment options.
· Expert-level skills in defining, designing and developing distributed and scalable products and services, including reusable domain-specific microservices on multi-platform /hybrid clouds (such as Microsoft Azure, AWS, Google Cloud Rackspace, VMware, or OpenStack)
· Excellent project management, collaboration, interpersonal and communication skills.

o A minimum of 10+ years overall IT industry experience
o A minimum of 3+ years in a solution or technical architect role using service and hosting solutions such as private/public cloud IaaS, PaaS and SaaS platforms
o Experience in architecting and designing technical solutions for Microsoft-centric solutions based on industry standards using (Azure) IaaS, PaaS and SaaS capabilities.
o Experience with any claims-based authentication (SAML/OAuth/OIDC), MFA, JIT, and/or RBAC / Ping etc.
o Knowledge of cloud security controls including tenant isolation, encryption at rest, encryption in transit, key management, vulnerability assessments, application firewalls, SIEM, etc.
o Managed the end-to-end lifecycles of a project in solution architect capacity
o Knowledge of one or more programming and scripting languages such as JavaScript, PowerShell, Bash, SQL, .NET, Java, Python, PHP, Ruby, PERL, C++, etc.
o Experience with relational, graph and/or unstructured data technologies such as SQL Server, Azure SQL, Cosmos, Azure Data Lake, HD Insights, Hadoop, Neo4j etc.
o Achieved one or more of the typical Solution Architecture certifications e.g. Microsoft, MS Azure Certification, TOGAF, AWS Cloud Certified, Pivotal, CISSIP, Zachman, ITIL, Cisco, (ISC)2, CEH, SAFe, PMI, and SAP etc.