Azure Solutions Architect

Greater Toronto Area /
Business Unit – Vela /
Full Time
CI&T is your end to end digital transformation provider. 

As a digital native, we have a 25-year track record of accelerating business impact through complete and scalable digital solutions. With a global presence of more than 2,800 professionals in strategy, research, data science, design, and engineering, we unlock top-line growth, improve customer experience, and drive operational efficiency.

Solutions Architect

The Solution Architect will lead the architectural definition and validation for our clients.
He/she will also manage the relationship with technical stakeholders (architects, developers, and operations teams) from the customer side.
We are looking for people passionate about technology, and the positive impact that its proper use may cause to businesses.
Is this you? If so, you have a broad understanding of complex distributed architectures, products, and frameworks.
More importantly, you have a track record of using your knowledge to design resilient, scalable and highly available (HA) solutions for large and complex enterprises.
You are a quick learner, understand that listening is as important as speaking, and you feel excited about actively collaborating on new solutions during whiteboard sessions.

Responsibilities:

Pre-sales: working together with our business team, you will help to understand our prospects’ business challenges and to define the best technical approach and candidate solution to address functional and non-functional requirements.

Architecture definition: you will understand the business requirements (both functional and non-functional) and design the best architecture for the customer based on your experience. We expect you to have a lot of autonomy, CI&T will support you when needed though.

Architecture management: you will be required to plan and manage technical tasks to validate the designed architecture. You'll work together with a project manager, but we expect autonomy to identify and prioritize tasks, and manage blocks.

Trusted advisor: we expect you to be good with the relationship with customers, becoming a trusted advisor at some point. CI&T offices will always be available for you, but many times you will be required to work from the client's office.

Essential Requirements:
-You should have 5+ years working in software development, including experience as a software architect;

-You know Cloud Computing architectures, and you are familiar with the most important components offered by vendors like Microsoft Azure, AWS and Google

-You understand and know when/how to deploy solutions and concepts like: 
--Microservices and containers solutions like Docker, Kubernetes, Istio, Helm etc.
--Different database/storage solutions like Cloud Storages (GCS, S3, Storage Accounts), SQL (MySQL), No-SQL (MongoDB), and columnar databases.
--Scalable data processing frameworks like Spark, Hadoop, and Apache Beam/DataFlow are a plus.

-Have at least a basic knowledge of network, firewalls, VPC/VPN and how to secure cloud components and APIs.

-Experience leading the development of digital products from a technical perspective with remarkable achievements.
Desired skills:

-Backend development skills (Java, Python and/or .Net);Front End development skills (React, Angular, Polymer etc.);Cloud Computing (Azure, GCP, AWS, etc) architecture-related certifications;


CI&T is an Equal Opportunity Employer
We are actively seeking to diversify our team and build an inclusive environment where everyone feels like they belong.

CI&T is committed to providing employment accommodation in accordance with applicable laws in the province of Ontario. If you require accommodations, please notify us.