Country:

China/Mainland

Cities:

Beijing, Shanghai

Area of expertise:

Infrastructure

Job Description

Role Overview:

As Cloud Engineer, you will translate client needs and challenges into solutions, support envisioning, architectural assessments, technology choice, and estimates.


Role Responsibilities:

  • Interacting with Clients and Avanade sponsors and delivery teams (including partners) focused on solving mission-critical business and technology problems and provide innovative solutions using Cloud Native Application & Integration capabilities and IaaS capabilities of Microsoft Azure
  • Executing technical feasibility assessments, solution estimations and proposal development for Cloud Transformation and Application Modernization to Microsoft Azure
  • Developing technical and security specifications for the targeted applications/workloads in Microsoft Azure
  • Developing a migration / modernization approach to move workloads / application from On-Premises to Microsoft Azure or develop new cloud-native application solutions
  • Lead and mentor medium to large sized teams in the migration / modernization workloads or implementations of application and services to the cloud in large enterprise environments
  • Document and share technical best practices and insights with the Clients and Avanade community, contributing to Avanade’s repository of intellectual property


Qualification Requirements:

  • 5+ years of information technology experience including 2+ years of hands on experience with public cloud technologies and their implementation with experience in Azure or Private Cloud
  • Understanding of cloud computing technologies, business drivers, and emerging computing trends
  • Experienced on how to build a business case and value proposition for public cloud solution (Microsoft Azure preferred); Understand how to create a business case for modernizing applications on Microsoft Azure
  • Working experience developing, architecting & supporting application leveraging Microsoft Azure services (including Azure SQL DB, Azure Kubernetes Services, Serverless, Azure Logic Apps)
  • Demonstrates extensive knowledge around the end-to-end value chain of IT applications and infrastructure on Cloud
  • Solid experience with Linux and Container technologies
  • Expertise in at least one of the programming languages, like Python or Teraform. IaC is highly preferred
  • Experience in planning and implementing cloud architectures for critical business systems
  • Proven track record of building trusted technical and business relationships with senior executives and driving grow in highly strategic or key accounts
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills and ability to effectively convey strategic concepts to technical and non-technical stakeholders across multiple levels
  • Strong problem-solving and analytical skills leveraging all available resources
  • Ability to connect technology with measurable business value
  • Deep technical experience in one or more of the following areas:
Software design or development of highly distributed applications
DevOps
Database architectures
DataBrick
Storage
Jenkins


You likely possess a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, MIS or related field. An equivalent combination of education and experience will also suffice.

You likely have 3+ years of prior related work experience, preferably in a technology or consulting environment with great verbal and written communication in both English and Chinese.


What we offer you

Come for the distinctive experiences you have helping forward-thinking corporations, non-profits, and governments push the boundaries of digital innovation. Stay for the limitless learning opportunities that encourage you to master Microsoft and pursue big ideas. Enjoy ambitious growth for yourself as part of Avanade’s people-first culture with benefits like employee share purchasing, flexible work arrangements, a commitment to diversity and inclusion, and competitive pay.

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About Avanade

Avanade is the leading provider of innovative digital, cloud and advisory services, industry solutions and design-led experiences across the Microsoft ecosystem. Every day, our 56,000 professionals in 26 countries make a genuine human impact for our clients, their employees and their customers. 


We have been recognized as Microsoft’s Global SI Partner of the Year more than any other company. With the most Microsoft certifications (60,000+) and 18 (out of 18) Gold-level Microsoft competencies, we are uniquely positioned to help businesses grow and solve their toughest challenges.


We are a people first company, committed to providing an inclusive workplace where employees feel comfortable being their authentic selves. As a responsible business, we are building a sustainable world and helping young people from underrepresented communities fulfil their potential. 


Majority owned by Accenture, Avanade was founded in 2000 by Accenture LLP and Microsoft Corporation. Learn more at www.avanade.com