Azure Solution Architect

  • Full time
  • Prague
  • Posted 1 week ago

Happy Team

React (nice to have)
English (advanced)
C# (advanced)
Microsoft Azure (advanced)
  About us:
Our team is composed of seasoned programmers who welcome teamwork and are eager to exchange professional experience – we motivate each other to get better every day. We work remotely, flexible hours. Those who wish to meet face to face can do so in our headquarters in the centre of Łódź, where Happy Developers can be frequently spotted.
As the name of our company suggests, we strive for our employees to be satisfied with their work as well as life, in general. We achieve it by:
well-integrated team (culture fit is key)
partnership approach
friendly atmosphere
company retreats
full support for growth initiatives of our coworkers
  What is this project about:
The project in question is realised for our long term client – British post, Royal Mail Group. Our goal is to transfer the platform to Azure. The scale of this undertaking calls for an experienced Azure Solutions Architect focused on application functionality and technical aspects on how different components for a solution will work together; able to make decisions on PaaS services which are fit for purpose for solution. 
 Join Happy Team if you have:
Knowledge of Microsoft Azure
Experience (or at least good fundamentals) in working with Containers with usage of leading orchestration platforms (Kubernetes, Azure Kubernetes Service)
Experience with at least one modern programming language for example .Net, NodeJS, React.
Experience with Infrastructure as Code (IaC) and Automation Tools approach using machine-readable definition files (Terraform, ARM, Ansible)
Experience with CI/CD tools such as Git, Jenkins and Azure DevOps
Basic understanding of virtualization technologies (VMware, RHV/KVM, Hyper-V, Oracle VM) or private/hybrid cloud platforms (RedHat CloudForms; RedHat OpenStack, VMware vRealize)
Foundation experience or reasonable understanding of some aspect(s) of network stack and network protocols
Understanding of some aspect(s) of computer security: network security, application security, security protocols, cryptography, etc.
Experience in one or more of the following Azure service categories:
  1. Azure systems infrastructure that power today’s modern and highly available web and mobile applications, with deep domain expertise in one or more areas: Windows and/or Linux OS, networking, storage, high availability, DR architecture, cloud security, application performance
  2. App Service including Web Apps, Mobile Apps, API Apps, or Logic Apps
  3. Relational databases – database architecture and design (PostgreSQL, MySQL, Oracle, MS SQL Server, Azure SQL DB PaaS Service)
  4. NoSQL databases (Cosmos DB, Cassandra, MongoDB)
Upper intermediate English – is a must.
  What you will do after a morning coffee:
Work closely with Infrastructure and Security architects to get an agreement on a final solution
Produce Solution Architecture Documents
Produce Interface Control Documents
Produce Microservices Documents
Be involved in coding as required
 What we offer:
Flexible and fully-remote job
B2B contract
Health insurance
One-to-one english lessons 
Happy initiatives, e.g. birthday fundraiser for the charity of your choice
Financial bonus for first-time parents
Funds for office space rental where you live
Multisport card
Regular soft skills workshops
Training budget and space for knowledge-sharing
Happy Trip (company retreat) twice a year
Defined goals, informal atmosphere and Happy Team support

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