Senior Azure Engineer / Architect | 217325 in Richardson, TX at Vaco

Date Posted: 1/4/2021

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Job Description

Senior Azure Engineer / Architect | 217325


Location: Richardson, TX (remote during Covid)

Position Type: 6M C2H

Hourly / Salary: BOE!


Vaco Technology is currently seeking a Senior Azure Engineer / Architect for a 6M C2H opportunity located in Richardson, TX (remote during Covid). The Senior Azure Engineer / Architect will join a small team that is supporting the Enterprise-wide Cloud Environment (90% Azure with a 10% mixture of AWS / GCP). The Senior Azure Engineer / Architect will work with business units and technical groups to gain ideas and perspective on designing cloud-based solutions, helping to shape the cloud environment including Cloud / Azure Cloud Infrastructure Governance. The Senior Azure Engineer / Architect will build and integrate new features and grow the Cloud Infrastructure Environment. The Senior Azure Engineer / Architect will build and manage the Hybrid Data Center in Azure.

  • The Role: Cloud Infrastructure Opportunity v. Cloud Development
  • Implement Azure Technical Solutions
  • Plan / Implement / Grow Azure Foundational Footprint Capabilities
  • Work with Application / Architecture Teams to Conduct Proof-of-Concept / Implement Designs in Production Environment in Azure
  • Network Design for Cloud / Private Cloud
  • Reference Architectures / Patterns / Policy / RBAC/IAM / Naming Conventions / Standards / Templates / CI/CD / Scripts for All Aspects of Cloud Infrastructure / Operations
  • Work with Application Teams to Understand Current Applications / Make Migration Recommendations / To-Be Architectures in Azure, etc.
  • Design / Build / Automate / Document Multi-Tiered Managed Services Platform
  • Build Out Automation Azure ARM / DevOps Orchestration
  • Write Required Template Documents / Procedures / Guides, etc.
  • Develop Automated Solutions to Monitor / Support Cloud Solutions / External Teams, etc.


  • Senior Azure Engineer / Solutions Architect - Cloud Infrastructure Solutions / Enterprise Architecture
  • Active Directory / Windows Server Administration (strong / advanced level) - Azure B2C / Azure AD, etc.
  • Operating Systems / Networking Concepts (strong understanding)
  • Storage / Load Balancing / TCP/IP / Virtualization / Web / Database / Messaging Services (good understanding) - Ability to Deep Dive into Any Areas, As Needed
  • Design / Develop PaaS (Platform-as-a-Service) Solutions using Azure Services
  • Resolving Issues with Azure Resources
  • Best Practices / IT Operations (knowledge) - Always-Up / Always-Available Service, etc.
  • Create / Configure Azure Resources / RBAC
  • Hands-On PowerShell Scripting
  • Azure RM Templates
  • CI/CD Azure Infrastructure-as-Code
  • VSTS / TFS / GIT / Azure DevOps, etc.

PREFERRED (not required)

  • Azure DevOps
  • Linux Administration
  • AWS (Amazon WebServices) / GCP (Google Cloud Platform)

Job Requirements

Azure, AWS, GCP, Architect, Engineer, Azure B2C, AD, PowerShell, Azure RM, Azure Resources