Cloud Application Solution Architect
Area of expertise:
Avanade, a joint venture between Accenture and Microsoft, combines the best in strategy and technology to allow clients to unlock more value from their businesses. As we continue to grow our Polish business a new site opens in the heart of Poland – Warsaw. With our ambitious growth plan opportunities arose to join us at the newly created positions of solution architects. By joining now, you will experience what it is like to be the force that shapes our new Warsaw team and excites our clients with the digital transformation of their businesses. All this while being surrounded by curious people, bold challenges, and limitless learning opportunities.
We are currently seeking Cloud Application Solution Architect to help our clients get the very best out of the Cloud.
About the role:
Focused on driving digital transformation changes for our clients, Avanade purpose as a preferred MS digital integrator is unlocking business value from the cloud. To embrace modern software engineering approaches as well as to reimagine application development and modernization is the key to us to maximize any investment in the Microsoft ecosystem on behalf of our clients.
As an Cloud Application Solution Architect joining the Application & Infrastructure Offering, you’re great at presales activities, including demo, PoCs, and estimations. You work with your sales team and technical consultants from qualifying to closing, in a cost-efficient manner. You know which solution is the right one for the clients’ needs and you make sure that the information gathered during the analysis and design phases makes an impact.
Your inner value:
You are an excellent communicator at all level of organization, from operational to executive colleagues. You are keen on understanding customers’ business priorities and success criteria to solutions definitions, applying technical knowledge, estimating roadmap and architect solutions, ensuring technical viability of proposed deals and successful deployments as well as transitioning the solution to the delivery team.
You develop trusted relationships with key customer IT/Business decision-makers, who are entitled to drive modern workplace transitions within their company to enable them to be change management advocates.
You maintain and advance deep technical skills and knowledge, keeping up to date with market trends and competitive insights, and share within the technical community.
You are the voice of Customer to share insights and best practices as well as comfortable managing multiple projects/streams/deals.
Your background and skills include:
Demonstrated pre-sales experience in cloud-based solution envisioning, PoCs, estimations, proposals, client presentations and buy-in.
Excellent architectural knowledge of Azure Cloud services & microservices, including hands-on experience in solutioning and delivering, in particular:
- demonstrated experience (at least 6-8 years) on a Technical Architect role, delivering solutions based on C# and .NET/.NET Core framework;
- proven experience with Microservices architectures (Java, GO, or .NET Core)
- hands-on with DevOps Practices (CI/CD, Infrastructure as Code, monitoring) and containerization techniques (Docker, Kubernetes, or OpenShift);
- good knowledge of databases, both SQL and NoSQL;
- strong expertise in TDD framework (knowledge of xUnit appreciated);
- fluent in English – ability to communicate and present complex information to technical and non-technical stakeholders;
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Avanade leads in providing innovative digital services, business solutions and design-led experiences for its clients, delivered through the power of people and the Microsoft ecosystem. Our professionals combine technology, business and industry expertise to build and deploy solutions to realize results for clients and their customers. Avanade has 29,000 digitally connected people across 23 countries, bringing clients the best thinking through a collaborative culture that honors diversity and reflects the communities in which we operate. We welcome all, and seek talented individuals who can bring their whole self to work, build inclusive teams and encourage diversity inside and outside the organization. Majority owned by Accenture, Avanade was founded in 2000 by Accenture LLP and Microsoft Corporation. Learn more at www.avanade.com.