Microsoft Azure Engineer / Architect

NTT Data Corporation Montpelier , VT 05601

Posted 3 months ago

Req ID: 32185

At NTT DATA Services, we know that with the right people on board, anything is possible. The quality, integrity, and commitment of our employees are key factors in our company's growth, market presence and our ability to help our clients stay a step ahead of the competition. By hiring the best people and helping them grow both professionally and personally, we ensure a bright future for NTT DATA Services and for the people who work here.

NTT DATA Services currently seeks a Microsoft Azure Engineer / Architect to join our team in Montpelier, Vermont (US-VT), United States (US).

The ideal candidate will be Azure Solution Architect certified (Exam 70-534), with experience in related Microsoft technologies and alternative hyper-scale cloud platforms (AWS, Google) to complement their Azure expertise.

You should be an excellent team player, yet capable of working independently, and will be able to manage multiple projects at once. As a senior resource, you will work with very little direction, capable of driving solutions with customers and internally. You will serve as the Azure expert for NTT DATA with customers up to the CIO level, as well as lower level technical resources involved in actual implementation.


Customer Engagement

Point person for Azure Managed Solutions, standalone or as part of a larger NTT DATA managed service engagement.

Work with the GTM sales teams and technical specialists to pre-qualify opportunities, position our capabilities, and customize our solution as needed

Assess and capture business requirements for solution and convey into functional infrastructure, solutions and components

Evaluate pre-production infrastructure construct and performance prior to customer review/hand off

Review final performance of solution with customer, accountable for translating any change requests into technical requirements and work with delivery personal to implement

Service Innovation, Vision and Roadmap Development

Translate components into framework for automation templates, must have the ability to communicate this with DevOps/Engineering

Understand and champion cloud lifecycle management, help evolve the business to expand this footprint

Needs to understand scripting for public cloud and automation, will support template builds as bandwidth/urgency permits or requires

Microsoft Azure Subject Matter Expert

Internal and external SME for Microsoft Azure based solutions

Serve as a final escalation point for technical issues/challenges

Compare benefits and tradeoffs of Azure solutions to alternative platforms (traditional infrastructure, private cloud, or Azure/GPC)

Incorporate migration, ongoing management / optimization, and solution integration to ensure customers maximize their value from their Azure based platform

3+ years of experience designing Microsoft Azure architecture

Azure Solution Architect certified (Exam 70-534) preferred

Ability to define customer requirements and transpose into cloud architecture

Experience working with DevOps/systems integration to ensure delivered project aligns with SOW and customer requirements

Comprehensive understanding of infrastructure, IaaS and managed services. Must be an expert in networking, compute, storage and identity and management

Expertise with Azure or AWS software development kits (SDK) and CLI, including CloudFormation/Azure Resource Manager (ARM) templates

Strong communication and presentation skills

5+ years of traditional solution architecture experience

Experience working with or architecting AWS.

Familiarity with automation and script development processes, supported by working knowledge of JSON, NodeJS, Python, Java, and/or C# - expertise/experience preferred

Familiarity with complementary cloud migration/cost management tool sets, i.e. Cloud Endure, CloudAmize, or similar

Environment discovery protocols experience preferred

This position is only available to those interested in direct staff employment opportunities with NTT DATA, Inc. or its subsidiaries. Please note, 1099 or corp-2-corp contractors or the equivalent will NOT be considered. We offer a full comprehensive benefits package that starts from your first day of employment.

About NTT DATA Services

NTT DATA Services partners with clients to navigate and simplify the modern complexities of business and technology, delivering the insights, solutions and outcomes that matter most. We deliver tangible business results by combining deep industry expertise with applied innovations in digital, cloud and automation across a comprehensive portfolio of consulting, applications, infrastructure and business process services.

NTT DATA Services, headquartered in Plano, Texas, is a division of NTT DATA Corporation, a top 10 global business and IT services provider with 118,000+ professionals in more than 50 countries, and NTT Group, a partner to 88 percent of the Fortune 100. Visit to learn more.

NTT DATA, Inc. (the "Company") is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions on the basis of merit and business needs. The Company will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religious creed, citizenship, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, physical or mental disability, veteran or marital status, or any other class protected by law. To comply with applicable laws ensuring equal employment opportunities to qualified individuals with a disability, the Company will make reasonable accommodations for the known physical or mental limitations of an otherwise qualified individual with a disability who is an applicant or an employee unless undue hardship to the Company would result.

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