Cloud Architect/Technical Lead


Chicago, Illinois

3 days ago

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Job Title: Cloud Architect/Technical Lead
Location: 333 S. Wabash, Chicago - (Hybrid work schedule - 3 days per week (Mon -Tue-Wed)
Duration: 6 months (Potential assignment extension, based on work performance, need and budget availability)

Job Description:
Project Overview: Public website group...moving from Pivotal Cloud Foundry ....moving to Azure Public Cloud for Microservices Infrastructure.
Qualifications (must haves):
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Mathematics, a related technical field, or equivalent practical experience
  • Three to Five (3-5) years of professional experience in technology or a related field
  • Two to Three (2-3) years of professional experience with architecture-related concepts
  • Two to Three (2-3) years of professional experience with Azure Cloud Computing
  • Microsoft Certified Azure Solutions Architect Expert
Preferred Qualifications
  • Demonstrates extensive abilities and/or a proven record of success as a team leader, including:
  • Experience in architecting and designing technical solutions for Microsoft-centric solutions based on industry standards using any Azure IaaS, PaaS and SaaS capabilities.
  • Ability to provide best practice guidance on the architectural design across multiple applications and projects of the enterprise
  • Experience using Terraform to implement IaaC
  • Demonstrable experience providing engineered IT solutions to large programs
  • Ability to translate technical solutions into layman terms for delivery to audiences with varying technical ability
  • IT systems design and development
  • Experience with Github Actions to implement CI/CD
  • Experience operating in both agile and waterfall development environments
  • Being a thought leader by staying abreast of current and emerging cloud technologies and industry trends
  • Strong knowledge of security components like Kerberos, SSL, and Encryption using TDE
  • Knowledge of Azure Security, Data Management and Governance, Metadata Management
  • Azure Devops exposure
  • Experience moving existing applications into the public cloud (Azure)
Tasks & Responsibilities:
  • Works with the technical leadership team to define a technical architecture for PWS Cloud Public Architecture
  • Highly flexible and adaptable to change
  • Ensures the realization of the desired business outcome by implementing solutions and tracking those through to final development
  • Exercises judgement based on the analysis of multiple sources of information
  • Serves as objective escalation point for conflicts during the development process
  • Mentors the team as needed to remove impediments, achieve project goals and grow less experience team members
  • Provide solutions to complex problems
  • Carries out the most complex initiatives involving multiple disciplines and strategic execution
  • Define best practices and development guidelines and ensures the team is aligned to those standards
  • Exhibits strong oral and written communication skills. 

About Us: Established in 2004, SPECTRAFORCE® is one of the largest and fastest-growing diversity-owned staffing firms in the US. The growth of our company is a direct result of our global client service delivery model that is powered by our state-of-the-art A.I. proprietary talent acquisition platform, robust ISO 9001:2015/ISO 27001 certified processes, and strong and passionate client engaged teams. We have built our business by providing talent and project-based solutions, including Contingent, Permanent, and Statement of Work (SOW) services to over 140 clients in the US, Canada, Puerto Rico, Costa Rica, and India. Key industries that we service include Technology, Financial Services, Life Sciences, Healthcare, Telecom, Retail, Utilities and Transportation. SPECTRAFORCE is built on a concept of “human connection,” defined by our branding attitude of NEWJOBPHORIA®, which is the excitement of bringing joy and freedom to the work lifestyle so our people and clients can reach their highest potential. Learn more at:
Benefits: SPECTRAFORCE offers ACA compliant health benefits as well as dental, vision, accident, critical illness, voluntary life, and hospital indemnity insurances to eligible employees. Additional benefits offered to eligible employees include commuter benefits, 401K plan with matching, and a referral bonus program. SPECTRAFORCE provides unpaid leave as well as paid sick leave when required by law.

Equal Opportunity Employer: SPECTRAFORCE is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, religion, color, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, disability or veteran status, or any other category protected by applicable federal, state, or local laws. Please contact Human Resources at if you require reasonable accommodation. 
At SPECTRAFORCE, we are committed to maintaining a workplace that ensures fair compensation and wage transparency in adherence with all applicable state and local laws. This position’s starting pay is: $85.00/hr.

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