Innovative Systems is looking for a Cloud Solutions Architect with strong Microsoft Azure skills to play a key role in evolving our Microsoft Cloud offerings. You will have infrastructure design experience and the passion and ability to be an agent of change.
Innovative has decades of experience hosting our software for enterprise customers worldwide. We currently process over 80 billion transactions annually. We have chosen Microsoft Azure as our vehicle for meeting our rapid and continuous growth. If you want to build your career where you can really make a difference and where bright, dedicated people strive for mutual success and excellence, we want to talk to you.
What you will be doing
Design and implement product and infrastructure advancements of Innovative Systems' solutions with the objective of a total PaaS solution hosted in the Azure cloud.
Be a change agent promoting company-wide understanding of the role and benefits of cloud architectures such as IaaS, PaaS and SaaS to enhance the agility of Hosted Services and other teams so our high quality solutions are delivered clients (internal and external), even faster and with enhanced efficiency.
Be a liaison between Hosted Services and Product Development assisting with the integration of Innovative products into a PaaS cloud solution.
Play a significant role in the development and design of an improved cloud infrastructure monitoring system to ensure minimal interruptions to and maximum client satisfaction.
Produce and manage internal documentation to train and guide team members.
Design and execute Azure deployments based on customer requirements and best practices.
Stay up to date on latest trends and technologies.
Participate in daily Hosted Services activities including project implementations, resolution of customer requests, monitoring of application processing, etc.
Hosted Services is a 24 x 7 x 365 department where off-hours support duties are shared among teammates on a rotating weekly basis; planned weekend and evening work is kept to a minimum, but sometimes required.
Requirements - the things you need to have
4+ years of experience in Infrastructure Systems design and engineering (preferably Windows)
Ability to design the architectures for integrating core infrastructure technologies in support of enterprise applications.
Good understanding of cloud networking, infrastructure management concepts and tools.
Experience scripting in PowerShell, Python, Perl or other languages
Experience performing server, network and storage systems design, implementation and administration
Experience managing traditional enterprise platforms for application runtimes, integration middleware and relational databases
Systems Center experience is a big plus as is any DevOps (Chef) experience.
Excellent research, data analysis, and solution assessment skills
Effective collaborator who openly shares knowledge and encourages the diversity of thoughts from others to bring about the best solutions.
Innovative Systems is one of the world’s most trusted providers of best-of-breed data quality and compliance solutions. We have a long-standing reputation for creating solutions that are fast, accurate, and scalable. FinScan®, one of our most recognized products, is used by our clients in over 60 countries to identify potential money laundering (AML) and terrorist financing threats – helping to keep us all - a bit safer.
Our people are a diverse, multi-cultural bunch! You will find friends here and in our offices abroad. You’ll always have someone to help out or to hang out with!
We give you lots of challenge and chances for growth, a competitive salary, and lots of time off, 401K match, health, dental, vision, and more. We also know how to do “fun”.
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About Innovative Systems, Inc.
Innovative Systems, Inc., named a 2019 TOP Workplace, is one of the fastest growing, global leaders in the development and delivery of high-performance software solutions and services. You will have unparalleled opportunity to grow, learn, and to have your ideas heard in a company - where you can make a difference! For 50 years, Innovative System's leading-edge technology has made a positive impact on Global 2000 organizations. Clients in over 60 countries use our powerful software data quality and anti-terrorism/anti-money laundering solutions to know their customers better. Innovative Systems was named #1 in technology and customer satisfaction by leading analysts. At Innovative, you'll find an exciting, fast-paced, flexible environment where teammates and leadership work collaboratively to find solutions. Come build a career where your ideas matter and opportunities abound!