Applied Cloud Systems (ACS) is the fastest Microsoft Azure partner in Pittsburgh focused on helping our customers maximize their investments with the Microsoft Cloud. As an architect, you will be asked to help our customers solve complex business problems through the use of technology. As the subject matter expert on products like Microsoft Azure, you will help architect and implement best practices for the cloud for some of the largest companies in Pittsburgh. We are looking for talented software engineers and architects who want to learn and work with cutting-edge cloud technologies and help our customer implement those tools in their environments.
Non-negotiable must-have skills and experience:
Possess a deep understanding of cloud technologies, trends, and business drivers
Minimum 2 years experience building and configuring:
Azure Virtual Networks
Azure Network Security Groups
Azure Backup and Site Recovery
Azure Virtual Machines
Azure Active Directory
Developer background with a minimum of 5 years programming experience with object-oriented languages
Scripting experience using one or more of the following: Batch, WMI, VBScript, or Powershell.
Ability to produce high-quality operational documentation, including Visio diagrams, high-level descriptions of the environment, as well as detailed instructions outlining the steps required to repeat the build-out and configuration of cloud environments.
Ability to lead and be deeply involved in the hands-on delivery of Azure projects
Ability to provide thought leadership in the forms of customers presentations, public speaking at Microsoft and User Group Events, as well as content writing for blogs, articles, and case studies.
Authorized to work in the U.S. without Visa sponsorship
Would-like-to-have skills and experience:
Microsoft certifications, such as MCSA, MCSE, MCSD
Experience with firewall technologies such as Palo Alto or Barracuda
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Additional Salary Information: Our employee benefits and philosophy are in the 21st century. You will receive:
Short and Long Term Disability
Unlimited PTO or no such thing as PTO – you decide when and how much time you need off
Flexible work arrangements
About Applied Cloud Systems
At Applied Cloud Systems, we are committed to helping our customers embrace the vast capabilities the cloud has to offer. Areas such as infrastructure, development, software applications, business intelligence and platform solutions are all within our wheelhouse. By properly leveraging these cloud offerings, we can help your business lower costs while simultaneously driving innovation and business value.
Our primary goal is to help you maximize your technology investments by bringing our years of IT and Business experience coupled with the latest technology. Whether you are looking to optimize your current tools or are looking to implement a new solution, Applied Cloud Systems can help.