Manager - Azure Architect




About Publicis Sapient

As a digital business transformation partner, we’ve spent nearly three decades utilizing the disruptive power of technology and ingenuity to help digitally enable our clients' business in their pursuit of next. Always through radical customer centricity and an outside-in mindset. We’ve built a history of digital firsts…

we helped a bank launch the worlds first internet banking offering
enabled an airline to become the first to allow online check-in and seat selection
launched the first online share trading platform
created the first secure transaction for money online

We bring a startup mindset and agile methods to both established companies and the public sector to unlock value in ways that delight their customers and improve their operational effectiveness. Our approach to transformation is built from outside-in, challenging conventions and uniquely fusing of strategy and consulting, experience, data science and engineering with an enduring culture of creative problem-solving.

Manager – Azure Architect

We at Publicis Sapient are looking for Manager – Azure Architect, where you will be responsible for Azure infrastructure, technical customer engagements, providing subject matter expertise including: architectural design sessions and implementation of projects. This is a client facing role, responsible for overall technical relationship between customer and Microsoft Data Platform

Your Impact:
Should have deep technical knowledge in architecture specifically catered around the Microsoft Data Platform
Delivery of IT solutions in cloud, hybrid and on-premises model for Enterprise customers
Participating in implementation and design of technical solutions in the fields of IT architecture, automation, Disaster Recovery / High Availability for IaaS, PaaS, SaaS, IDaaS, CaaS.
Design specifications and Azure reference architectures

Your Skills & Experience:
Minimum 6 years’ experience with Azure Cloud Platform
The potential candidate should have experience in client facing roles
Hands-on working experience of Amazon Web Services and Azure.
Experience in Azure Public Cloud and Private Cloud setup (Virtualization VMware, OpenShift, Azure Stack) specifically in the below areas:
Excellent knowledge of virtualisation platforms, storage technologies and networking.
Experience migrating workloads from multi-site environments to Hyper-Converged Infrastructure (HCI).
Expert knowledge of HCI technologies such as VxRail and Nutanix
VMware Certified Professional (VCP) accreditation (desirable)
Cisco Networking (CCNA) or Microsoft Certified System Engineer (MCSE)
VMware vSphere
Citrix XenApp/XenDesktop
Microsoft Windows Server 2012 or higher
SAN and NAS storage technologies
IT Automation and Scripting
Should have experience in Azure Architecture and Cloud Automation Terraform/ARM templates
Extensive experience in developing and automating deployment tools
Expertise in managing Cloud / VMWare resources and good exposure on Dockers
Hands on experience of AWS/AZURE to create a network subnets, launch instances, create load balancer in a Production Environment
Experience with CI/CD tools such as Git, Jenkins and Azure DevOps.

Benefits of Working Here:
22 days paid holiday
Complimentary gym access
Free medical insurance and supplemented medical insurance cover for family
Complimentary return flight to your home country (if outside Dubai)

Career Level: Mid-Senior level – P.S Managers & Sr. Managers


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