Remote Azure Application Architect

The Computer Merchant, Ltd

Tysons Virginia

United States

Customer Service / Call Center
(No Timezone Provided)

Remote Azure Application Architect

Provides architectural oversight for the development of moderately complex new and/or enhanced applications or products. Integrates components built by application developers and/or programmers as needed.

Essential Job Functions

  • Working knowledge of cloud infrastructure including networking, compute, and security features from at least one major cloud provider (AWS, Azure, GCP)
  • Conducts technical research, testing, evaluation and documentation of moderately complex hosting/configuration tools and methodologies to ensure that tools are current and functional.
  • Creates application architectures and populates an application host/configuration matrix with appropriate strategies, timelines, and cost information to increase cost efficiency and effectiveness.
  • Coordinates with application developers, managers, and customer application experts to ensure that required features and modifications are included in the appropriates releases to support cross-product features and to communicate architectural designs and standards.
  • Designs application modules that work together to produce desired product. Ensures that completed modules provide functionality described by application experts and to ensure that performance guidelines are met.
  • Plans technical support infrastructure through the creation of service level agreements; leads the transition from application development to support to ensure that appropriate support is available to clients in a timely and efficient manner.
  • Provides high-level analysis and design reviews to other department members to avoid duplication of effort in solving the same application problems with different products.
  • Works with third party vendors to develop and/or integrate their applications into company products; ensures that applications are in accordance with company product standards and guidelines.
  • Works with product development teams and senior designers to develop architectural requirements to ensure client satisfaction with product.

Basic Qualifications
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Bachelor's degree in business, software engineering, computer science or related field preferred
  • Nine or more years of application architecture and/or product development experience
  • Experience working with Azure Architecture
  • Experience working with appropriate programming languages (PowerShell, Bash, C#, Python), operating systems (Windows & Unix)
  • Experience working with the interface of information technology with functional groups within an organization
  • Experience working with the technology industry

Other Qualifications
  • Personal computer and business solutions software skills
  • Good communication skills to communicate with customers, vendors, business unit personnel, support personnel, application development personnel and management
  • Good analytical and problem-solving skills for design, coordination and testing of applications
  • Good skills in application administration, design, and architecture
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Ability to create and maintain formal and informal networks
  • Ability to work with relational databases

Equal Opportunity Employer Veterans/Disabled

Remote Azure Application Architect

The Computer Merchant, Ltd

Tysons Virginia

United States

Customer Service / Call Center

(No Timezone Provided)

Remote Azure Application Architect

Provides architectural oversight for the development of moderately complex new and/or enhanced applications or products. Integrates components built by application developers and/or programmers as needed.

Essential Job Functions

  • Working knowledge of cloud infrastructure including networking, compute, and security features from at least one major cloud provider (AWS, Azure, GCP)
  • Conducts technical research, testing, evaluation and documentation of moderately complex hosting/configuration tools and methodologies to ensure that tools are current and functional.
  • Creates application architectures and populates an application host/configuration matrix with appropriate strategies, timelines, and cost information to increase cost efficiency and effectiveness.
  • Coordinates with application developers, managers, and customer application experts to ensure that required features and modifications are included in the appropriates releases to support cross-product features and to communicate architectural designs and standards.
  • Designs application modules that work together to produce desired product. Ensures that completed modules provide functionality described by application experts and to ensure that performance guidelines are met.
  • Plans technical support infrastructure through the creation of service level agreements; leads the transition from application development to support to ensure that appropriate support is available to clients in a timely and efficient manner.
  • Provides high-level analysis and design reviews to other department members to avoid duplication of effort in solving the same application problems with different products.
  • Works with third party vendors to develop and/or integrate their applications into company products; ensures that applications are in accordance with company product standards and guidelines.
  • Works with product development teams and senior designers to develop architectural requirements to ensure client satisfaction with product.

Basic Qualifications
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Bachelor's degree in business, software engineering, computer science or related field preferred
  • Nine or more years of application architecture and/or product development experience
  • Experience working with Azure Architecture
  • Experience working with appropriate programming languages (PowerShell, Bash, C#, Python), operating systems (Windows & Unix)
  • Experience working with the interface of information technology with functional groups within an organization
  • Experience working with the technology industry

Other Qualifications
  • Personal computer and business solutions software skills
  • Good communication skills to communicate with customers, vendors, business unit personnel, support personnel, application development personnel and management
  • Good analytical and problem-solving skills for design, coordination and testing of applications
  • Good skills in application administration, design, and architecture
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Ability to create and maintain formal and informal networks
  • Ability to work with relational databases

Equal Opportunity Employer Veterans/Disabled