Position Overview

Intelex – a global leader in Environmental, Health, and Safety Software is searching for enthusiastic and talented Azure Cloud Architect to provide architectural leadership while embarking on a transformational journey towards Cloud. This is a hands-on role focused on delivering highly available, scalable solutions on Cloud IaaS & PaaS platforms focusing on on-premise to cloud migration, application assessments, automation and DevOps.

The successful candidate in this role will be a highly driven self-starter who is comfortable working both independently and in collaboration with multiple stakeholders. 

Responsibilities and Deliverables

  • Leads deep technical architecture and design discussions with senior technical leaders and management
  • Creates conceptual, logical, and physical designs for cloud-based solutions
  • Builds and deploys multi-tier, scalable, and highly available applications using PaaS solutions, IaaS solutions, Microsoft IIS and Microsoft Database technologies
  • Implements security measures on cloud, at different levels (perimeter security, operational security, privacy practices, audits & logging)
  • Build tools and automation to configure/deploy/maintain various components and services of the Cloud platform
  • Responsible for cloud infrastructure projects such as migration to public clouds like Azure
  • Collaborate with engineers, business and IT leaders, and to build and maintain excellent relations with key stakeholders
  • Help enhance consistent delivery and operational efficiency

Organizational Alignment

  • Report to the Director, SaaS Deliver in SaaS Technology & Operations
  • Ignore organizational boundaries and get stuff done

Qualifications

Skills & Work Traits

  • Deep hands on experience with Azure IaaS (VM, Storage, LB, VNET), Azure PaaS (App Service, Functions, Azure SQL, Service Fabric, Events etc.)
  • Azure Architecture experience ideally with the appropriate vendor certification
  • Knowledge of Machine Learning and Cognitive Services is nice to have
  • Strong leadership, project, and team building skills – ability to lead teams and drive projects and initiatives by working effectively with others with a demonstrated ability to work cross-departmentally
  • Excellent interpersonal, oral/presentation, and written communication skills in both technical and non-technical language

Technical Competencies

  • Azure Architecture experience ideally with the appropriate vendor certification
  • Experienced with Azure PaaS solutions, IaaS solutions, Microsoft IIS and Microsoft Database technologies
  • A working understanding with CI/CD tools such as Jenkins or equivalent

Experience

  • 2-3 years of Microsoft Azure architectural experience
  • 5-7 years of overall System Administration & Architecture experience
  • Proven experience in cloud infrastructure projects with hands on migration to public clouds such as Azure.
  • Demonstrated experience building out SaaS solutions with Microservices Architecture
  • Experience with Cloud​Formation, Azure Automation & DSC is preferred
  • Experience in automation/configuration management using Puppet, Chef, Ansible, Terraform or an equivalent
  • Experience streaming data processing using facilities like Azure Stream Analytics, AWS Kinesis, AWS Firehose or similar technologies is nice to have

Education

  • BA/BS in Mathematics/Statistics or Computer Science

Other Requirements

  • Please note that this role requires a satisfactory Criminal Background Check and Public Safety Verification

Company Overview

With more than 1000 clients and one million users, Intelex Technologies Inc. is a global leader in Environmental, Health, Safety (EHS) and Quality management software. Since 1992 its scalable, web-based platform and applications have helped clients across all industries improve business performance, mitigate organization-wide risk, and ensure sustained compliance with internationally accepted standards (e.g. ISO 9001, ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001) and regulatory requirements. Intelex is one of Canada’s most highly awarded and fastest-growing tech companies and has been named one of Canada’s Most Admired Corporate Culture, Best Managed Companies in Canada, one of the fastest growing companies in PROFIT Magazine, as well as one of the country’s top employers by Aon Hewitt and Best Small and Medium Employers. For more information, visit www.intelex.com  

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