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Company: Tekwissen
Location: Washington
Posted on: June 11, 2024

Job Description:


TekWissen Group is a workforce management provider throughout the USA and many other countries in the world. Our client is an American multinational information technology services and consulting company and is a leading provider of information technology, consulting, and business process outsourcing services, dedicated helping the world's leading companies build stronger businesses.


Work Location: Washington DC 20001

Job Type: Contract

Work Type: Onsite

Duration: 12 Months

Job Description:

  • The Azure Architect shall specialize in computing workload design.
  • Primary focus will be on creating robust and efficient solutions for compute-intensive workloads within the Azure cloud environment involving architecture design, resource allocation, high-performance computing, serverless and event-driven architecture, security and compliance, monitoring, and troubleshooting. designing micro front-end patterns, ensuring seamless integration across components and services.
  • Technical architect will be leveraging React and related libraries (e.g., Redux, Flux, Webpack) for efficient UI development. Prior experience working as a solution architect involving Azure cloud is a must.
    • 15 to18 yr
      Required Skills:
      • About 15+ years of experience in architecting/designing compute-intensive solutions with Azure.
      • Preferable certification: Microsoft Certified: Azure Solutions Architect Expert
      • Proven track record of developing Azure architecture for large-scale, production-grade applications
      • In-depth knowledge of .Net frameworks & Azure compute services (VMs, Azure Web-Apps, App Services, Logic Apps Azure Kubernetes Service, Azure Batch, etc.).
      • Good to have frontend skills like Angular 2-18 & React JS
      • Familiarity with orchestration tools (Azure Resource Manager, Terraform, etc.).
      • Understanding of hybrid cloud scenarios
      • Ability to deliver functionality incrementally adopting agile practices
      • Experience with version control systems (e.g., Git)
      • Experience with IT projects in the Financial Industry
      • Experience with IT projects utilizing multiple technologies and frameworks, particularly agile/hybrid agile.
      • Excellent problem-solving skills.
      • Strong communication and collaboration abilities.
      • Staying informed about emerging front-end technologies and trends.
        Roles & Responsibilities
        • Collaborate with stakeholders to understand workload requirements, performance expectations, and scalability needs.
        • Design compute architectures that optimize resource utilization, minimize latency, and enhance overall system performance.
        • Consider factors such as virtual machines (VMs), containers, serverless computing, and batch processing.
        • Determine the appropriate compute resources (VM sizes, instance types, etc.) based on workload characteristics.
        • Balance cost-effectiveness with performance requirements.
        • Implement auto-scaling strategies to handle varying workloads.
        • Be capable of designing for High availability and fault tolerance.
        • Optimize parallel processing, GPU utilization, and distributed computing.
        • Ensure efficient data movement and synchronization.
        • Be capable of designed transactional compute patterns with compensation patterns
        • Explore serverless computing options (Azure Functions, Logic Apps, etc.) for event-driven workloads.
        • Design event-driven workflows that respond dynamically to triggers.
        • Leverage Azure Event Grid and Azure Event Hubs.
        • Integrate security best practices into compute designs.
        • Implement access controls, encryption, and network segmentation.
        • Ensure compliance with industry standards and regulations
        • Define monitoring metrics for compute resources.
        • Set up alerts, logging, and diagnostics.
        • Troubleshoot performance bottlenecks and optimize resource utilization.
        • Design compute workloads utilizing networking components and micro segmentation
        • Familiarity with IAM, Azure Policy and Private Link configuration
        • Provide a long-term vision for the platform, considering changes in technology within the context of ITS current implementation and our feature roadmap.
        • In-depth understanding of the business environment, its processes and complexities of the organization and apply the knowledge towards the proposed work program.
        • Design and validate solutions that are practical, flexible, resilient, scalable, reusable, and strategic.
        • Promote component-based development, emphasizing reusability and consistency.
        • Recognize and identify potential areas where existing policies and procedures require change, or where new ones need to be developed, especially regarding future business expansion.
        • Present, discuss, and walk through the merits of the solutions recommendations with a group of enterprise architects.
        • Institute and lead the adoption of best practices and standards, to improve the quality of the deliverables.
        • Ensure best practices are adhered to in the adoption of new technologies.
        • Architect solutions across multiple IT environments and Business system components, envision solution for projects / programs / applications.
        • Research, evaluate, and select from existing and emerging technologies the options best fitting business and IT strategic needs.
        • Work closely with development teams, bridging the gap between design and implementation.
        • Facilitate knowledge sharing and continuous learning.
        • Interact with other Enterprise Architecture and Enterprise Platform teams to ensure that solutions are built in adherence with the defined enterprise standards.
        • Manage daily technical challenges and communicate with management if there are any risks or issues.
        • Well-versed in the latest technologies and tools being used to improve IT development and delivery.
        • Coordinate effort within different IT groups like Enterprise Architecture, Office of Information Security, Data Management Office as and when needed.
        • Understanding of security best practices and standards.
        • Work with stakeholders to offer contextualized technology strategies, solutions and roadmaps which are aligned to their business needs.
        • Document key artifacts related to WBG application environments, integration platforms, data flows, application inventories, entity-relationships, and process workflows.
        • Help build supporting frameworks for on-premises, mobile, cloud-native and hybrid solution architecture approaches and implementations aligned with specific business application requirements and constraints.
        • Identify the area in the architecture and design that are contributing towards technical Debt and provide recommendations to remediate same.
        • Work with other enterprise architecture team to align various solutions architecture to enterprise standard, reference architecture, patterns, and best practices.
        • Identify technology trends which have the potential for the client to accelerate the use of innovative digital platforms and/or hosting solutions.
        • Develop target-state guidance (reusable standards, guidelines, individual parts, and configurations) for evolving the technical infrastructure across the enterprise, to enable business strategy and deliver business outcomes.

          TekWissen - Group is an equal opportunity employer supporting workforce diversity.

Keywords: Tekwissen, Washington DC , .NET / AZURE FSE ARCHITECT, Professions , Washington, DC

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