AWS and Azure architecting- Bangalore - 10 to 15 yrs

AWS and Azure architecting- Bangalore - 10 to 15 yrs 

Location: Bangalore


Specification / Skills / Experience

  •     Expert knowledge of either AWS or Azure platform features and capabilities
  • Experienced at producing multi-tier, high-availability infrastructure architectures in an Enterprise & cloud environment adhering to DR, Business Continuity and availability best practice
  • Understanding of Hybrid Cloud solutions and experienced in integrating public cloud into traditional hosting/delivery models
  • Experience with application and infrastructure management and monitoring tools
  • Experience with executing quick technical feasibility and proposal development for moving identified workloads to Azure/AWS
  • Manage cloud risk & compliance assessments with the customer
  • Building and recommending a migration approach to lift and shift the workloads to Azure /AWS or architecting a green field development and/or production platform for new applications. Able to help shape transition and transformation strategies
  • Executing limited POCs, where necessary
  • Knowledge and experience of AWS/Azure pricing and commercial models and how to optimise for a given engagement or use case
  • Network integration experience with AWS Direct Connect or Azure Express route integration and network design (LAN/WAN/Firewalls)
  • Identity and access integration AWS IAM, Azure IDaaS, AAD
  • Thorough background on general infrastructure components like Networking, Server platforms, storage, application structure (2-tier, 3-tier), Identity, Security (Encryption, PKI), load balancing, clients (workstations, laptops, Thin client), Mobility, etc.
  • Good working knowledge of processes and procedures (like ITIL)
  • Either AWS solution architect Associate level certification or Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer: Azure Solutions Architect accreditation
  • Excellent English communication capabilities, both written and verbal
  • Excellent consultancy skills
  • Ability to perform and conduct workshops and meetings to develop client solutions
  • Must be fully flexible and mobile. Travel and communication over different time zones will be involved.


Desirable :

  • Experience of Softlayer, Google Compute Engine, Rackspace
  • VMWare or Hyper V based private clouds
  • Scripting & Automation knowledge/skills (PowerShell/Puppet/Chef/JSON)
  • Exposure and understanding- automated build pipeline, continuous integration and continuous deployment
  • Cloud provisioning and configuration technologies (Teraform, Ansible, Packer, AWS cloudformation)
  • Experience of container technology the use cases and application (Docker/ Kubernetes)
  • Experience with relational databases HA solutions using  Microsoft SQL Server or Oracle Database
  • Familiar with the DevOps concepts and aspects
  • Experience in designing and implementing an Office 365 environment



Preferred :

·         Experience on any of the below virtualization technologies

o    KVM

o    Microsoft HyperV

o    Citrix XenServer

·         Knowledge on migrations tools like Novell PlateSpin, VMware Converter

·         Experience with VMWare VSphere Server Assessment Tool / Capacity Planner

·         Knowledge on SQL database