Azure Infra Solution Architect

Key Skills:    Azure Infra solution architect with Azure to Azure migration
Job Description:    """Hands on experience on Azure Infra, Azure Migrate, Azure Networking mainly Azure IaaS/PaaS, DC, Cloud, Security, SIAM and Data/Storage areas Azure Key Vault, Azure IAM. Should have worked with the team size of above 5 Infra, technically guided, managed and governed the team. Willing to provide 24×7 support, flexible to work in the shifts

Primary skills:

Expertise in On-prem/Public cloud Infra assessments using Azure Migrate

Driving the cloud Solutioning Azure activities for large complex migration

Ensure that the proposed solution covers Azure strategy, stakeholder management as well as the actual solution covering Business, Application and Infrastructure as well as commercial aspects (in terms of value for money and not commercial costing etc.)

Working experience with various industry domains like banking, healthcare, Insurance

Understanding customer Infra landscape. Design and build Azure Landing Zone activities

Clear understanding of TCO (Total Cost of Ownership) and ROI (Return on Investment).

Provide the Azure target architecture and its BoM pricing and licensing related details

Azure Target Solutions architect Diagram (all Azure services) including HLD & LLD

Migrating on premise workloads to Azure using Azure Migrate

Troubleshooting experience with Azure & Windows environments (Processor, networking, clusters, IO, memory etc. related issues)

Define & realize end-to-end solution architecture addressing business processes, specifications in a domain regulations in a domain, quality attributes of a system and economy of solution

Strong knowledge on Windows File and Print Services and toubleshooting skills with cluster related issues

Hands on experience in Server consolidations, with Windows Clustering

Strong in administration of DNS, WINS, DHCP Servers.

Strong knowledge in Upgrading / migrating Windows Servers to later versions

Strong Knowledge with Backup and restoration of Servers

Hands on experience in restoring OS and Data files from backup

Hands on experience in configuring and managing DFS

Secondary Skills:

Design infrastructure solutions

Design business continuity/DR solutions

Design identity, governance, and monitoring solutions (at least minimum exposure)

Work with Internal stakeholders, Customer stakeholders and Project Managers to understand the migration requirements and provide solutions accordingly

Ensure no technical risk turns out to be an issue by adopting a rigorous risk mitigation plan

Active participation in Post Project Harvest capturing key lessons and providing inputs to improve

Certifications (Good to have)

AZ-305: Designing Microsoft Azure Infrastructure Solutions

AZ-104: Microsoft Azure Administrator

Soft Skills:

Good customer connects. Prepare solution presentations

Positive attitude and excellent communication skills to manage customer calls

Ability to work well in a team

Excellent problem-solving skills and good communication


AVS Migration

8+ years of IT experience and minimum 2 years of experience on Azure VMware Solution and 4+ years of experience on VMware vSphere, Azure cloud services deployments, and cloud migrations.

You will partner with Architects and service delivery teams to plan and implement infrastructure deployments and migrations for large enterprise customers, moving customers from on-premises VMware environments to Azure VMware Solution.

You will work directly with customer application, infrastructure, and security stakeholders to define requirements for successful deployment & migrations.

Maintain knowledge of the latest on Azure/AVS and VMware products in order to deploy and migrate services as per industry best practices.

Share knowledge with others through technical documents, and internal trainings.


Successful Candidate Competencies:

Relevant experience in implementing and migrating data center and cloud infrastructures using VMware and Microsoft technologies.

Knowledge and implementation experience on VMware’s Core Cloud Infrastructure

[Required] VMware vSphere 6.0 and above.

[Required] VMware NSX-T network virtualization technologies.

NSX edge services (DNS, DHCP, Gateway Firewall, Distributed Firewall)

NSX implementation

NSX migration from vlan or NSX-v

[Required] VMware vSAN

[Required] VMware HCX Advanced & Enterprise

[Preferred] VMware Site Recovery Manager & vSphere Replication.

[Preferred] VMware management suite (vCD, vROps, vRNI, vRLI)

Experience with on-premises-to-Cloud or cloud-to-cloud migrations with VMware HCX

Experience with relevant Azure technologies like:

[Required] Azure ExpressRoute and Azure VPN