• Future Opportunity - Azure Cloud Application Architect

    Avanade Inc. Kansas City, MO 64106

    Job #2296766237


    This posting is for a future job opportunity.

    To support the needs of our clients, Avanade is actively recruiting and interviewing for the role outlined below, as we continue to build on another year of growth in our business. Now, with more than 60,000 employees around the globe, we are positioning our organization to effectively prepare for the future. What does this mean for you? We encourage you to apply and interview for this role without the need to decide now. This allows you to connect with leaders and hiring managers at a pace that works for you and when roles become available, you will be the first know.

    Ready to stretch the capabilities of the Microsoft cloud? We can Azure you a future with Avanade that is fascinating, fulfilling, and fun. Explore the opportunity below and see if Avanade is right for you.

    Avanade and you

    You're passionate about next-generation technologies and always looking to build new skills. Come help define the future by creating and implementing solutions in the Microsoft ecosystem. You'll learn, you'll grow, you'll get to do some really cool stuff.

    Together we go beyond

    We have bold ambitions and are always looking to add people to our diverse team so we can stretch the boundaries of innovation and success.

    The work You'll be at the front and center of solutions crafting. Your ideas and your work results have significant business outcomes for our largest enterprise clients. You lead all the lively stuff: solution development, architecture, sales support, and delivery for some of Avanade's top clients. You'll manage and advise on- and offshore teams as you lead the development product roadmap from incubation, design, development, porting, to product maintenance.

    The opportunity

    Avanade has been excelling at digital innovation on the Microsoft platform for two decades.?Here?you would?work with a global technology leader to solve business-critical problems for some of the top companies in the world.?You are passionate about software and its potential to move organizations forward through innovation.?You are?a?self-starter, and creative thinker?who thrives in an environment that?embraces diversity.??

    The team This is the team that brings the ideas into the world. They design, they code, they test. They don't let us see them roll their eyes when we ask for changes big and small. They hold our digital existence in their hands and treat it with reverence.

    The community In the Software Engineering community, you'll be surrounded by people who share your enthusiasm and/or skills. You'll be in a place that values different ideas, perspectives, and experiences. We ask everyone to bring their full, unique selves to Avanade, along with an openness to grow and change in their understanding of the world.

    Your experience

    Your experience likely includes extensive experience as a creative cloud architect working with Microsoft technologies. You've managed projects and teams and been involved in the full client lifecycle of a consulting relationship, from pre-sales through creation, delivery, and business management.

    • 8+years as a creative, effective, ground-breaking Azure Cloud Architect
    • 3+years of program management under your hat delivering large scale, sophisticated cloud and non-cloud environments within a professional services environment
    • 5+ years of pre-sales collaboration, solution creation, delivery, and business management in a consulting environment
    • Passion and expertise leading a product through design, implementation, execution, and delivery with confirmed client success
    • Deep technical acuity and understanding of Microsoft technologies
    • BA/BS Degree in a technical field
    • Experience and deep spike with one of the following: Infrastructure, Data, Microservices or Security
    • MBA or master's degree is always a valued bonus!

    What we offer you:

    Distinctive experiences ?

    Leading organizations-corporations, non-profits, government agencies-look to Avanade to help them make the most of their investment in Microsoft and to push the boundaries of digital innovation. The result? Interesting work that is well supported, always evolving, and sure to keep you engaged and interested.?

    Limitless learning ?

    We give lifelong learners a rich menu to choose from, drawing from our relationship with Microsoft and other partners. We'll back you up as you pursue big ideas and give you honest feedback to move forward advance your growth and our clients'.?

    Ambitious growth ?

    We think big and achieve, knowing we have a global team of people who are just as passionate about innovating as we are and eager to grow with us. Growth at Avanade doesn't have to look like a traditional ascent up the career ladder (although that is an option). We welcome people to go deep into their specialties and to embrace agility and go after new skills in different areas of the business?

    Total rewards ?

    We are always looking for ways to elevate our employee experience to give our people opportunities to share in Avanade's success. In addition to a competitive salary and attractive benefits, we offer an employee stock purchase plan, recognition programs with awards tied to them, and additional perks like flexible work arrangements and thriving employee networks.?

    We're interested in getting to know you and figuring out what we can do together. Hit Apply Now and let's start the conversation. ?

    Avanade requires all new hires to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as a condition of employment. Avanade will consider requests for medical or religious accommodation to this vaccination requirement on an individual basis.


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