Project Cloud Solution Lead

Pune, India    |     Other   |   Full-time
Job Reference: 2499 - Posted 07-Jan-2021

AZURE- Solutions Lead

We’re in search of an AZURE-Cloud Solutions Lead Engineer who can seamlessly mesh technical know-how with business acumen to help us navigate all our cloud computing needs, including infrastructure design, maintenance, support and planning, and everything in between. Not only are you experienced in cloud-based tech, but you have a firm grasp of IaaS technologies, platforms and applications, and have intimate knowledge of how best to customize these attributes to our business to help us become more secure and efficient.

Cloud Engineer Roles and Responsibilities:

         Working as part of our engineering team to identify and implement the most optimal cloud-based solutions for the company.

         Participate in planning, implementing infrastructure changes on Azure.

         Manage full application stacks from the OS through custom applications using Azure based computing environments.

         Manage a continuous integration/continuous deployment methodology for the server-based technologies.

         Planning, designing and developing cloud-based applications as well as driving cloud migration projects.

         Managing cloud environments in accordance with company security guidelines.

         Educating teams on the implementation of new cloud-based initiatives, providing associated training as required.

         Employing exceptional problem-solving skills, with the ability to see and solve issues before they snowball into problems.

         Using your extensive knowledge of APIs to design RESTful services, and integrate them with existing data providers, using JSON or XML as needed.

         Lead and develop best practices for larger Cloud Engineer team.

         Building and designing web services in the cloud, along with implementing the set-up of geographically redundant services.

         Stay current with industry trends, making recommendations as needed to help the company excel.

Cloud Engineer Skills/Requirements:

         3 to 5 years of demonstrated experience in designing and developing complex distributed IT solutions (e.g. cloud, distributed systems or high-performance computing experience).

         Extensive experience in developing software using languages such as Azure, Java, Python, C++ or Ruby.

         Manage full Azure Lifecycle, Provisioning, Automation and Security

         Experience designing and building web application environments on Azure, including services such as EC2, S3, ELB, RDS, Lambda, etc.

         Experience with DevOps tools such as Jenkins, Maven, GitHub, Ansible, Artifactory, Sonar Qube in a cloud environment

         Ability to create and utilize Azure Cloud Formation templates to automate creation of Azure images.

         Experience with SOA applications and cloud-based services, preferably Azure.

         Experience working with OpenStack, Microservices, Rackspace, Docker and Microsoft Azure or Azure.

         Knowledge of web services, API, REST and RPC.

         Strong awareness of networking and internet protocols, including TCP/IP, DNS, SMTP, HTTP and distributed networks.

         Database experience, including knowledge of SQL and NoSQL, and related data stores such as Postgres.

         Extensive experience with open-source technology, software development and system engineering.

         Excellent communication and organizational skills, and the ability to stay focused on completing tasks and meeting goals within a busy workspace.



         Broad understanding of major Azure services

         Hands-on Azure experience in services such as EC2, S3, Lambda, RDS, Autoscaling, Elastic Load Balancing

         Experience in carrying out cloud native development in Azure

         Experience in transitioning projects from on-prem to Azure cloud

         Thorough understanding of micro-service architectural patterns

         Experience in working with Architects on the solutioning and architecture

         Extensive design experience in designing cloud native applications

         Ability to work through various solution options, shortlist options based on parameters, and propose a solution

         Ability to mentor and guide team on implementing solutions

         Strong stakeholder management skills

         Up-to-date with the advancements in Azure

         App Service, Logic Apps, Azure Functions

         Docker, Kubernetes

         Load Balancing Solutions like Traffic Manager, Front Door

         ARM Templates

         Azure Security Center

         Azure Log Analytics

         Azure SQL

         Azure Monitor

         ReST Services

         Java, SpringBoot, Angular






         Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or Engineering; Master’s degree a plus.

         Cloud Security Certification, and/or OpenStack Administrator Certification a plus

         Azure certifications such as Azure Certified Solution Architect Associate, Azure Certified Solution Architect Professional are preferred