Senior Azure Cloud Architect
Founded in 2011, Nordcloud is a European leader in public cloud infrastructure solutions and cloud-native application services. Since 2012 it has completed more than 1000 successful deployments that have helped its enterprise customers reap the full benefits of the cloud, including better security, agility, scalability and reduced costs. With a current turnover of 50 million euros, Nordcloud employs 450+ people in offices around Europe.. Nordcloud is one of only 2 European players in Gartner´s Global Magic Quadrant for Public Cloud Infrastructure Managed Services Providers 2018. We are an AWS Premier Consulting Partner, Google Cloud Platform Strategic Partner and a Microsoft Gold Cloud Partner.
Currently, we're looking for Senior Azure Cloud Architect to join our Helsinki (HQ) team
As a Senior Azure Cloud Architect, you’ll find yourself participating in various customer projects, from new infrastructure builds and migrations, to audits and big data. Day-to-day work can be anything from implementing configuration management infrastructure to taking a step back and giving workshops and design recommendations to a technical team.
Furthermore, you will become a trusted advisor for high profile enterprise businesses and jointly manage the customer relationship and roadmap with the Nordcloud Sales team. All in all, you’ll have a selection of different ‘hats’ to put on and have the luxury of following customer projects from start to release.
Ideally, you’re bringing the following skills with you:
- Wide knowledge about Azure Cloud and its services
- Consulting and team leading
- Customer service attitude
- Creating solution architectures for availability, performance and cost
- Have a solid understanding of on-premises technologies as well (e.g. VMware, OpenStack or Hyper-V
- Large scale application deployment and management
- A background as Linux/Windows system administrator or backend developer
- Configuration management systems (one of Ansible, Chef, Puppet, or similar) and container technologies (e.g. Kubernetes, Mesosphere, Docker Swarm)
- Continuous integration/continuous deployment environments
- Scripting skills
As we have varying opportunities to work internationally e.g gross-Nordics.
Willingness to go the extra mile and other things we are looking for in you
If you have an appetite and/or a deep understanding for cloud infrastructure and its various relations, you catch yourself speaking cloud fluently sometimes in your spare time, and you have several years of industry expertise, we would love to hear from you!
Our motivation stems from technology and the persistent need to be constantly better and know more. Education and learning is a visible part of our daily life and growth takes place outside the comfort zone. Because of this, we’ve earned the place as the trusted advisors to our customers and community when escorting them on their journey in or to the cloud.
Also, checking our Instagram profile gives you more insight about the daily life at our office: https://www.instagram.com/nordcloudcommunity
If you’d like to join us, please send us your CV. Please also take the time to tell us more about your accomplishments. Time is of the essence; we are urgently seeking to sign up new talent.
What you can expect at Nordcloud is a straightforward working team of highly skilled Cloud Architects and Consultants that work with public cloud and the related features all day in and out. The pace at which we operate is very fast, the collaboration across Europe is intense and the fun to be had both locally and in international team meetings is huge.
All applicants must have the right to work in the EU.