Azure Infrastructure Architect

Azure Infrastructure Architect

Category: Infrastructure/Cloud
City: Denver, Colorado, US United States
Position ID: J0821-1207
Employment Type: Full Time

Position Description:

POSITION DESCRIPTION

Partner in a team environment and be able to independently design, develop, code, test and debug new or significant enhancements to existing Azure Cloud Infrastructure environments. Develop infrastructure automation solutions and be responsible for explaining and documenting solutions and procedures. Apply principles, theories and concepts and use methodologies, tools, documentation processes and test procedures to complete projects related to moderately complex software.

This position can be performed remotely!

Your future duties and responsibilities:

• Setup and maintain multiple Azure cloud environments
• Design and implement Infrastructure as Code solutions using Azure Resource Manager
• Design, configuration, and maintenance of Kubernetes environments using Azure Kubernetes Service
• Configuration of Azure Security Management using Defender
• Configuration of Azure Policy Management to support FedRamp initiatives
• Support CICD for Azure Kubernetes Service using Github actions
• Documentation and Knowledge transfer

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:

• Experience automating configuration and deployment of Azure Resources using Azure Resource Manager.
• Experience setting up and maintaining Azure Kubernetes Service in multiple environment from Dev to Prod.
• Experience with management Azure services such as Azure Container Registry, Azure Key Vault, Azure Application Gateway, Azure Storage, Azure CosmosDB, Azure PostgreSQL Azure Service Bus and/or EventHub
• Deep understanding of Azure Identity Management (Service Principals, Managed Identity, Azure AD)
• Deep understanding of Azure Policy Management to enable FedRAMP auditing of Azure environments
• Experience with Azure Security Management with Defender
• Experience with implementing and maintain CICD pipelines that support automated management of Azure Kubernetes Service
• Experience implementing and maintaining CICD pipeline using GitHub Actions.

Skill Set Years of Experience Proficiency Level
Azure Infrastructure management, monitoring and security 5-8
Senior

Azure automated deployments with ARM
5-8
Senior

Kubernetes management

3-5
Senior

Azure Policy Management 5-8
Senior

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS/NON-ESSENTIAL SKILLS REQUIRED

Skill Set Years of Experience Proficiency Level
Overall understanding of cloud concepts, cloud-native technologies
5+
Senior

Thought leadership in Azure infrastructure management
5+
Senior

Excellent verbal and written communication skills


Minimum Education Required: Bachelors Degree

If ‘other’: + 6 years experience


Est. Salary Range (Colorado Only): $84K - $130K*

*Disclaimer: In accordance with Colorado’s Equal Pay for Equal Work Act, effective January 1, 2021, a good faith hourly or base salary range must be posted for all positions where the work may be performed in the state of Colorado. Therefore, this good faith salary range will only apply where this described position will be performed in the state, and should not be considered the compensation range in other locations or for other positions.

At CGI we call our professionals “members” to reinforce that all who join our team are, as owners, empowered to participate in the challenges and rewards that come from building a world-class company. CGI’s benefits include:

• Competitive base salaries
• Eligibility to participate in an attractive Share Purchase Plan (SPP) in which the company matches dollar-for-dollar contributions made by eligible employees, up to a maximum, for their job category
• 401(k) Plan and Profit Participation for eligible members
• Generous holidays, vacation, and sick leave plans
• Comprehensive insurance plans that include, among other benefits, medical, dental, vision, life, disability, out-of-county emergency coverage in all countries of employment;
• Back-up child care, Pet insurance, a Member Assistance Program, a 529 college savings program, a personal financial management tool, lifestyle management programs and more

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Skills:

  • Agile / Collaborative Method
  • Azure architect
  • Communication (Oral/Written)

What you can expect from us:

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