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Cloud Solution Architect – Azure

  • Practice Cloud & Infrastructure

  • Technologies Cyber Security

  • Location Einhoven, - None Specified -

Job Mission

As an Azure Solution Architect you work closely together with DevOps teams in their effort to develop and deploy
solutions on Azure. This can by solution design, sharing knowledge, co-creating, agreeing on a joint milestone
planning, discuss cost management aspects and/or set-up a PoC/MVP yourself.
This role is part of the Cloud Center of Excellence (CCoE). This teams vision is to provide a flexible and reliable
automated cloud platform to enable accelerated and sustainable adoption of cloud across  and maximizing the
ability to realize its benefits while reducing risks, supporting  growth and bring innovative cloud solutions to the

Job Description

As an Azure Solution Architect you will be part of the Customer Team, part of the Cloud Center of Excellence.The
objective of this Customer Team is to support DevOps team in designing and deploying solution on the Azure

• Provide expertise and leadership regarding cloud architecture for both infrastructure and applications in
• Contribute to technical road-maps for future Azure cloud implementations
• Participate and contribute in cloud architecture for cloud based applications
• Together with DevOps teams create solution design using cloud native patterns were possible
Assist with improving automation capabilities of the DevOps teams (e.g. using CI/CD toolset)
Detect new needed cloud services to be developed and align with CCoE product owner
• Review and/or approve technical solutions – assurance of compliance with directives, standards and

• Ensure that the implementation is in line with design
• Ensures security and reliability is integrated into all cloud architecture solutions
• Create a joint planning with the DevOps team and drive progress
• Discuss cloud cost management and cost forecast with the DevOps team to raise cost awareness and
ensure the team plans for budget
• Develop PoC/PoV as and when required
• Acts as a subject-matter expert around Azure.
• Document the solution design and all other relevant information


Additional information Azure Solution Architect: Azure experience, preferably Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS), data & analytics, security en networking

Experience as a developer (CI/CD, auomation, iac)




Bachelor’s/Master degree in IT, Business Management, Computer Science or Electronics


A minimum of 5 years of experience as an Azure Solution Architect
• Proficient knowledge of Azure
• Experience in setting up enterprise level account structures and security models in Azure
• Designing, configuring and using IaaS services (like VM, networking, storage)
• Designing, configuring and using PaaS services (like WebApp, Database services, Kubernetes, Data Lake,
Databricks etc.)
• Working in Azure DevOps
• In depth knowledge of cloud-based delivery models
• Extensive knowledge in cloud based data integration patterns and architectures
• Troubleshooting complex scenarios related to an Application Deployment
• Engineering and coding skills applied in an agile way.
• Proven track record in road mapping, technical architecture design, solution definition, project
management/execution, change/risk management

Personal skills

• Passionate about driving new technology solutions (change)
• Recognized industry expert with knowledge sharing mentality
• Good communication and presentation skills (selling the solution)
• Team player with strong leadership skills
• Strong documentation skills
• Is able to deliver high quality and value-added advices, based on accurate and objective interpretation of
needs, of the internal and/or external stakeholders
• Able to express ideas effectively in individual and group situations (including non-verbal communication);
adjusting language or terminology to the characteristics and needs of the audience, and the ability to listen
effectively to others and give constructive feedback to others
• Good customer focus and customer facing skills
• Able to execute a task in a good manner and with good results with limited supervision


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