Azure Solution Architect



  • Responsible for architecting next-generation, cloud-native products and applications
  • Responsible for advance scripting requirements as needed. Will need to be a SME in IT scripting tools
  • Working with KPMG global and KPMG Canada internal IdM team to support and provide guidance on Active Directory 2019, AzureAD and other modern IdM technologies
  • Working with KPMG global and other internal ITS teams on Microsoft Certificate Service
  • Collaborate with global One Platform architects, Canadian Architecture, Operations and Security teams to design, deploy and maintain cloud solutions for KPMG Canada.
  • Collaborate with technical teams on defining cloud architectural standards and best practices, providing consistent recommendations and oversight to team members
  • Understand KPMG's digital strategy, cloud platform capabilities, IT and business priorities and success measures to design implementation architectures and solutions
  • Ensure that solution exhibits high levels of performance, security, scalability, maintainability, appropriate reusability, and reliability upon deployment
  • Develop deep relationships with key customer IT decision makers, who drive long-term Cloud adoption within the firm to enable them to be Cloud advocates

What you bring to the role

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, related STEM field or work experience
  • 3+ architecting and designing Cloud solutions
  • Microsoft Certified: Azure Solutions Architect Expert
  • Prior work experience in a Consulting/Architecture position within a software and/or services company such as Amazon, Google, IBM, Oracle, and professional services firms an asset
  • Strong understanding of Cloud Native Architecture and principles and Infrastructure as a code
  • Hands-on experience in designing and configuring secure and scalable Cloud platforms on Microsoft Azure, including account structure, security and compliance audit, connectivity, shared services etc.
  • Knowledge of Cloud services: application integration, functions, databases, data warehouse and analytics, serverless computing, machine learning, developer tools, security and identity management
  • Knowledge of and experience in API and Webhook development using PowerShell, Python, Node.js, Ruby, and Shell Scripting languages
  • Excellent knowledge and experience with PowerShell, and Shell Scripting
  • Advance knowledge of Active Directory 2019, AzureAD and other modern IdM technologies
  • Advance knowledge of Microsoft Certificate Services. Knowledge of Venafi certificate management solution beneficial
  • Knowledge of CI /CD Systems, such as Azure DevOps server and Azure DevOps services
  • Experience in Cloud automation using, Azure CLI, ARM & Terraform to enable Infrastructure as a Code, AWS CLI, Cloud formation, Ansible, etc.
  • Fundamental understanding and experience with DevOps tools (Azure DevOps and Github)
  • Experience and knowledge of Cloud Operating Systems including OpenStack, OpenShift, Windows, Linux and Vsphere
  • Proven track record in system integration and design and setup of Infrastructure as a service and Platform as a service deployment
  • Confidence and ability to lead discussions with clear goals, deliverables, documented agreements and follow up actions
  • Ability to participate in fast-paced DevOps and System Engineering teams within Scrum Agile processes
  • Significant experience working in Azure. Added experience working with AWS and GCP is a plus.

Organization KPMG-Canada
Industry Architect / Interior Design Jobs
Occupational Category Azure Solution Architect
Job Location Toronto,Canada
Shift Type Morning
Job Type Full Time
Gender No Preference
Career Level Intermediate
Experience 2 Years
Posted at 2023-01-29 4:57 pm
Expires on 2023-04-29