Azure Architect

Capgemini - Toronto, ON (30+ days ago)

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Azure Architect-048555

About Capgemini

A global leader in consulting, technology services and digital transformation, Capgemini is at the forefront of innovation to address the entire breadth of clients’ opportunities in the evolving world of cloud, digital and platforms. Building on its strong 50-year heritage and deep industry-specific expertise, Capgemini enables organizations to realize their business ambitions through an array of services from strategy to operations. Capgemini is driven by the conviction that the business value of technology comes from and through people. It is a multicultural company of over 200,000 team members in more than 40 countries. The Group reported 2018 global revenues of EUR 13.2 billion.

About Infrastructure Services :
The Cloud Infrastructure Services Global Business Line is Capgemini's consulting and infrastructure build-and-run provisioning offering, and supports the group's cloud-based services. As part of the integrated cloud offering from Capgemini, Cloud Infrastructure Services delivers a broad range of cloud services to build and support the hybrid cloud estate by encompassing the leading public cloud players and leading private cloud technologies. With EUR 1.5 billion annual revenue, Cloud Infra Services helps clients virtualize and optimize their IT estates through infrastructure outsourcing services such as data center, helpdesk, network support, and service integration and service maintenance support. Our other services also include infrastructure transformation services-helping clients consolidate and migrate entire workloads and data centers.

Azure Architect

Proven experience as a Solution Architect or solution-oriented engineer combined with solid experience with Cloud offerings for Microsoft Azure platform.
Proven leadership in the Azure Cloud space, including product design, pre and post sales design and delivery standards and methodology
Understanding of Microsoft Azure Cloud services and architecture with capabilities in IaaS, cloud storage, IoT, and Storage Capabilities
Experience in a consultancy capacity to build and develop sustainable relationships with clients and team members, and delivering professional services as a Solution Provider
Strong understanding of data-center technology, experience designing and planning data center migrations, and private and public cloud industry trends
Experience in the architecture, design and delivery of hybrid and public cloud solutions
Demonstrate ability to manage and prioritize multiple tasks, aggressive sales and revenue targets and deadlines.
Knowledge of toolsets appropriate for application and cloud infrastructure assessments performance, security, and capacity planning
PowerShell/MS toolset and modern development and operational methods (Agile, DevOps, etc.)
Thorough understanding of Azure cloud service offering (covering Azure Compute, Storage and Network).
Strong knowledge of Cloud security standards and principles including Identity and Access management in Azure.
Ability to analyze applications for Azure migration suitability
Ability to propose right target state on Azure considering cost, performance, and security
Strong knowledge of Enterprise Architecture, Azure cloud reference architecture and associated design patterns.
Experience in designing and architecting applications using latest as well as legacy Microsoft technology stack including ASP.NET, ASP.NET Web API, Classic ASP, VB6, Microsoft SQL Server.
Experience designing solutions for high availability and disaster recovery on Azure.
Experience in large scale data center migration
Experience in using Azure migration tools


Knowledge of application level management models (including ERP)
Familiarity with typically encountered mainstream business applications and related software licensing standards
Knowledge of industry specific data restrictions, personally identifiable information restrictions and related security requirements with respect to public cloud offerings
Exposure to financial models and solution quoting principles
Documenting and sharing leading practices and technical knowledge with product owners and the architect community
Knowledge of service monitoring, logging and reporting in a cloud environment
Detailed understanding of performance optimization and cost management in a cloud environment

Position located in Toronto, Ontario - open to candidates willing to relocate

Travel - Up 25% travel when required

Capgemini is an Equal Opportunity Employer encouraging diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, national origin, gender identity/expression, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, genetics, veteran status, marital status or any other characteristic protected by law.

This is a general description of the Duties, Responsibilities and Qualifications required for this position. Physical, mental, sensory or environmental demands may be referenced in an attempt to communicate the manner in which this position traditionally is performed. Whenever necessary to provide individuals with disabilities an equal employment opportunity, Capgemini will consider reasonable accommodations that might involve varying job requirements and/or changing the way this job is performed, provided that such accommodations do not pose an undue hardship.

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Job Infrastructure
Schedule Full-time
Primary Location CA-ON-Toronto
Organization CIS CAN P&C