Azure Cloud Architect

Azure Cloud Architect Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Azure Cloud Architect to join our team.


  • Manages large to small teams and has the hands-on skills to support the team given the needs of the project;
  • Participates and support sales activities;
  • Architects and designs Azure cloud-based solutions that meet the project requirements to include security and compliance standards;
  • Develops internal Azure based prototypes and assets for internal educational purposes and to reduce project delivery times;
  • Explaining complex technical concepts to an executive audience.


  • Experience with event driven architectures and constituent technologies (e.g. Kafka, Kinesis) and patterns (Event Sourcing, etc);
  • Analytics including HDInsight (Hadoop), Machine Learning, Power BI, Data Lake Store, Data Lake Analytics;
  • Internet of Things including IoT Hub, Machine Learning, Stream Analytics, and Event Hubs;
  • Cognitive Services including natural language processing, speech processing, and image processing;
  • Third party OSS PaaS platforms such as RedHat OpenShift and CloudFoundry;
  • Experience with serverless frameworks and architectures.