Senior Cloud Architect Senior Cloud Architect …

in Oslo, Norway
Permanent, Full time
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in Oslo, Norway
Permanent, Full time
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Senior Cloud Architect
We are looking for Microsoft Azure Solution Architect who wish to grab
Opportunity to build a rewarding career at Cognizant. Working in highly collaborative teams for world-leading clients, we will nurture your talent in an inclusive culture that values diversity.
Microsoft Azure has become an extremely important technology platform for Cognizant and our clients. There is a growing demand for MS Azure solutions that we would like you to work on with us for our clients across different industries and regions.

Key Responsibilities
As a Microsoft Azure Solution Architect, you will design and implement meaningful cloud-based solutions for customers and bring value to their core businesses.


  • Engage with our esteem customers and outline Cloud transformation journey aligned with overall business strategy.
  • Work closely with account management/vertical team for customer satisfaction
  • Work closely with the Project/program managers for Cloud migration planning and implementation.
  • Work closely with Architects from other Technology streams such as Digital workplace (DWP), security etc for providing integrated solutions to customers.
  • Design and implementation of Cloud foundation Platform, Cloud applications (IaaS, PaaS, and SaaS) based on Microsoft Azure platform i.e Cloud CMP.
  • Build of Cloud platforms and solutions using IaaC and automation tools and capabilities such as Azure devops, Terraform etc.
  • Closely follow and learn from evolution of MS Azure capabilities and services
  • Participate in new deals and proposals for our clients on their cloud journeys with business value centricity.
  • Act as an Advisor to customer on any new service offerings from MS which will bring benefits to customers in term of cost, quality, operational excellence etc
  • Contribution to interesting programs, projects within Cognizant as part of Knowledge management towards Cloud - Center of Excellence (COE)
Job Requirements
Essential Skills:
Technical skills

  • Certified and proven Microsoft Azure solution architect skills
  • Expertise in storage, network, compute and security solutions
  • Comprehensive skills and knowledge in Azure services
  • Expertise in design and implementation of cloud applications
  • 3-5 years of core experience within Microsoft Azure application architecture design, cloud migrations and disaster recovery
  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills in English.
  • Strong business acumen and ability to work independently with little supervision
  • Strong analytical, problem-solving skills and good interpersonal skills
Nice to Have Skills

  • Norwegian Language is a nice-to-have
  • Deep industry skill will be an advantage
Higher degree from a relevant field

Travel required
No Travelling required
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