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Cloud Solution Architect

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Cloud Solution Architect

Cloud Solution Architect

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Cloud Solution Architect (CSA) – Job Description

Microsoft aspires to help our customers achieve their own digital transformation, leveraging the power of Microsoft Cloud solutions and services. To this end, Microsoft is investing in a dedicated Customer Success team that will help Microsoft customers successfully adopt Microsoft Cloud solution and services.

The Swiss Customer Success Unit is looking for Cloud Solution Architects (CSA) in the following 4 workloads to drive high priority customer initiatives on Azure in collaboration with customers and the Microsoft field. This is a technical, customer facing role that is accountable for the end-to-end customer cloud deployment experience.

•      Cloud Solution Architect – Azure Application Development

•      Cloud Solution Architect – Azure Infrastructure

•      Cloud Solution Architect – Advanced Analytics and AI

•      Cloud Solution Architect – Data Platform

The CSA owns the Azure technical customer engagement including architectural design sessions, specific implementation projects and/or Proofs of Concepts. The ideal candidate will have experience in customer facing roles and in leading deep technical architecture and application design discussions with senior customer executives to drive cloud deployment.

Key responsibilities include

•Help Customers successfully develop their business (capabilities) on Azure.

•Drive the deployment of customer workloads into Azure by providing deployment guidance, supporting development of the customers’ cloud adoption model, and providing appropriate recommendations to overcome blockers.

•Establish deep relationships with key ITDMs and BDMs, who drive long-term cloud adoption within their company. Identify, validate and grow opportunities to accelerate this adoption by driving solution architecture for both Microsoft and 3rd party solutions.

•Lead deployment of projects and creation of collateral.

•Keep up to date with market trends and competitive insights.

•Use social media to infuse the market with architectural knowledge and successful project experience. Become a point of reference for high profile cloud architecture projects.

Experiences Required:

Education, Key Experiences, Skills and Knowledge

•Deep understanding of cloud computing technologies, business drivers, and emerging computing trends

•Proven track record of building deep technical relationships with senior executives and growing cloud consumption share in large or highly strategic accounts

•Proven track record of driving decisions collaboratively, resolving conflicts and ensuring follow through with exceptional verbal and written communication

•5+ years of success in consultative/complex technical sales and deployment projects (where necessary, managing various stakeholder relationships to get consensus on solution/projects)

•5+ years of architecture, design, implementation, and/or support of highly distributed applications (i.e. having an architectural sense for ensuring availability, reliability, etc.)

•2+ years of experience in “migrating” on premise workloads to the cloud

•Oversight experience on major transformation projects and successful transitions to implementation support teams

•Presentation skills with a high degree of comfort with both large and small audiences

•Prior work experience in a Consulting/Architecture position within a software and/or services company such as SalesForce, Amazon, VMware, Google, IBM, Avanade, T-Systems, Wipro, CSC, HP, Infosys, ServiceNow, Dell, TCS, Rackspace, Softlayer

Cloud Solution Architect – Azure Infrastructure

•Deep technical experience in one or more of the following areas: Software design or development, Application Design, Systems Operations / Management, Database architecture, Virtualization, IP Networking, Storage, IT Security, Linux

Cloud Solution Architect – Azure Application Development

•Deep technical experience in one or more of the following areas: Software design or development, Cloud Application Design, Mobility, PaaS, Media Services, CDN

•Working knowledge with AGILE development, SCRUM and Application Lifecycle Management (ALM) with one or more of the following programming languages: .NET, C++, Java, JSON, PHP, Perl, Python, Ruby on Rails, Pig/Hive

Cloud Solution Architect – Advanced Analytics and AI

•Deep technical experience in one or more of the following areas: Database architecture, Big Data, Machine Learning, Business Intelligence, Data Governance, No-SQL databases, Advanced Analytics, Data Mining, ETL

•Deep understanding of data platform technologies, Cortana Intelligence, Microsoft BI technologies, upgrading to modern SQL Server releases, migrating competitive databases to SQL Server, and emerging computing trends

•5+ years of architecture, design, implementation, and/or support of complex application architectures (i.e. having an architectural sense for connecting data sources, data visualization, structured and unstructured data, etc.)

Cloud Solution Architect – Data Platform

•Drive the deployment of customer workloads onto Azure Data Services and SQL Server to increase their consumption of the Microsoft Data Platform by providing deployment guidance, supporting development of the customers’ cloud adoption model, and providing appropriate recommendations to overcome blockers.

•Deep understanding of data platform technologies, Cortana Intelligence, Microsoft BI technologies, upgrading to modern SQL Server releases, migrating competitive databases to SQL Server, and emerging computing trends

•5+ years of architecture, design, implementation, and/or support of complex application architectures (i.e. having an architectural sense for connecting data sources, data visualization, structured and unstructured data, etc.)

Microsoft is an equal opportunity employer and supports workforce diversity. All applications for vacant positions will be welcomed and will be considered on the relative merits of the applicant against the role profile for the position regardless of colour, race, nationality, ethnic origin, sex, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, parental responsibilities, age, religion, or belief.

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339561 1082055

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Switzerland, Basel

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