Senior Azure Cloud Architect

Helsinki, FI; Jyväskylä, FI; Salo, FI; Oulu, FI; Kuopio, Finland

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We are digital builders born in the cloud and currently, we are looking for Senior Azure Cloud Architects.

Joining Nordcloud is the chance of a lifetime to leave your mark on the European IT industry! We use an agile, cloud-native approach to empower clients to seize the full potential of the public cloud. 

Your daily work:

  • Working as a technical consultant and architect for customers through project work
  • Communicating, designing, and guiding the implementations for our customer cloud solutions as well as doing hands-on implementation when needed
  • Helping engineers and other technical roles to build successful outcomes that meet the customer needs
  • Working together with sales and project managers to manage the customer expectation from a technical and operational point of view Educating customers on best practices in the public cloud and communicating solution offerings in a manner that customers understand the value within them
  • Capturing, creating, and working with technical architectures (infrastructure) and domains
  • Capturing and working with the cloud in an enterprise (infrastructure) context
  • Documentation and communication of deliverables and the impact of designs on different stakeholders
  • Understanding, communication, and implementation of the well-architected pillars of public cloud
  • Scouting for new opportunities within customer projects -Implementation and responsibility for technical solutions 
  • Using DevOps best practices
  • Keeping skills and relevant knowledge up-to-date
  • Sharing the knowledge amongst peers, community, and partners

As a Senior Cloud Architect you are expected to:

  • Be responsible for completing medium-sized or complex projects
  • Guide and influence others
  • Improve and develop the way of working on projects
  • Be independently responsible for enterprise customer or company-level technical tasks
  • Be able to lead a technical team

Your skills and attributes of success:

  • Expert communication and consulting skills
  • Presentation skills
  • The capability of understanding the customer’s (business) domain
  • Programming/Scripting
  • Hyperscaler specific knowledge
  • DevOps attitude
  • Automation
  • Networking knowledge
  • Security (DevSecOps, Firewalls, WAF, IAM, IPS/IDS, SIEM)
  • Fluent communication skills in English and Finnish

If you don’t meet all of the desired criteria, but still fit most of the requirements, we encourage you to apply anyway. Let’s find out together if we are a good fit for each other!

What do we offer in return?

  • A highly skilled multinational team
  • Individual training budget and exam fees for partner certifications (Azure, AWS, GCP) and additional certification bonus covered by Nordcloud
  • Access to join and the possibility to create knowledge-sharing sessions within a community of leading cloud professionals
  • Flexible working hours and freedom to choose your tools (laptop and smartphone) and ways of working
  • Freedom to work fully remotely within the country of Finland
  • Local benefits such as extensive private health care and wellness benefits

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      About Nordcloud 

      Nordcloud, an IBM company, is a European leader in cloud advisory, implementation, application development, managed services, and training. It’s a recognized cloud-native pioneer with a proven track record of helping organizations leverage the public cloud in a way that balances quick wins, immediate savings, and sustainable value. Nordcloud is triple-certified across Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud Platform, and Amazon Web Services – and is a Visionary in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for Public Cloud IT Transformation Services. Nordcloud has 10 European hubs, over 1500 employees, and counting, and it has delivered over 1,000 successful cloud projects.

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