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Application Architect
Ref No.: 23-01120
Category: Experienced Professional
Location: Jersey City, New Jersey
Position Type:Contract
Start Date / End Date: 03/20/2023 to 03/15/2024
Genesis10 is currently seeking an Application Architect Consultant with our client in the financial industry located in their Jersey City, NJ & Charlotte, NC & Chandler, AZ. This is a 12 + month contract position.

  • Responsible for reliability and support of Cloud Platform including Public Cloud (Azure /AWS /Google) services
  • Monitor and troubleshoot Azure/AWS /Google environment performance issues, connectivity issues, security issues, etc.
  • Perform deep dives into systemic and latent reliability issues, incident management, problem management
  • Identifying, analyzing, and resolving infrastructure vulnerabilities and application deployment issues
  • Perform blameless RCA, partner with engineering and operation teams across the organization to roll out fixes
  • Identify and drive opportunities to improve automation for the cloud services; scope and create automation for deployment, management, and visibility of our services
  • Evaluating and automating the scaling and capacity requirements within Azure environments
  • Engage with engineering teams throughout the full lifecycle from design, engineering, deployment, & operations
  • Partner with risk and compliance teams to bring visibility and implement right controls and policies in the Cloud Platform
  • Ensure resiliency during implementation and identify/fix resiliency problems by collaborating with engineering teams
  • Be a key stakeholder in the design of cloud services and work with Architecture, engineering, product teams
  • Participate in 24x7 on-call coverage follow the sun model

  • BS /MS degree in Computer Science or related technical field involving systems or equivalent practical experience
  • Minimum 4+ years of hands-on experience maintaining cloud platforms on a major cloud service provider
  • Experience working on Azure operations and Administration
  • Strong experience in implementing, monitoring, and maintaining Microsoft Azure solutions, including major services related to Compute, Storage, Network and Security
  • Experience with monitoring tools such as Prometheus or Dynatrace, as well as cloud native tools like Azure Monitor and Log Analytics
  • Understanding of cost management, inventory management, FinOps model
  • Strong understanding and background of working with a complex IAM infrastructure, including Active Directory, Azure AD Connect, Azure AD, and PingIdentity, Okta, or other SSO solutions
  • Advanced knowledge of DNS, DHCP, Kerberos and Windows Authentication
  • Experience with IaC with Terraform
  • Python, Ansible and shell scripting
  • Experience with CI/CD tools such as git andJenkins, familiarity with using a GitOps model
  • Excellent understanding of Linux /Windows operating systems administration
  • Systematic problem-solving approach, sense of ownership and drive
  • Excellent interpersonal, organizational and communication (written, verbal, and presentation) skills

Desired skills:
  • Azure /Terraform /AWS /Google certifications
  • Experience in Terraform, Ansible
  • Experience working in a highly available multi-datacenter environment
  • Proven ability to work independently with minimal supervision and as part of a team with direct responsibilities
  • Ability to juggle competing priorities and adapt to changes in project scope

Pay Range: $63.68 - $71.68

Only candidates available and ready to work directly as Genesis10 employees will be considered for this position.

If you have the described qualifications and are interested in this exciting opportunity, please apply!

About Genesis10:
Ranked a Top Staffing Firm in the U.S. by Staffing Industry Analysts for six consecutive years, Genesis10 puts thousands of consultants and employees to work across the United States every year in contract, contract-for-hire, and permanent placement roles. With more than 300 active clients, Genesis10 provides access to many of the Fortune 100 firms and a variety of mid-market organizations across the full spectrum of industry verticals.
Benefits of Working with Genesis10:
  • Access to hundreds of clients, most who have been working with Genesis10 for 5-20+ years.
  • The opportunity to have a career-home in Genesis10; many of our consultants have been working exclusively with Genesis10 for years.
  • Access to an experienced, caring recruiting team (more than 7 years of experience, on average.)
  • Behavioral Health Platform
  • Medical, Dental, Vision
  • Health Savings Account
  • Voluntary Hospital Indemnity (Critical Illness & Accident)
  • Voluntary Term Life Insurance
  • 401K
  • Sick Pay (for applicable states/municipalities)
  • Commuter Benefits (Dallas, NYC, SF)
  • Remote opportunities available
For multiple years running, Genesis10 has been recognized as a Top Staffing Firm in the U.S., as a Best Company for Work-Life Balance, as a Best Company for Career Growth, for Diversity, and for Leadership, amongst others. To learn more and to view all our available career opportunities, please visit us at our website.
Genesis10 is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Candidates will receive consideration without regard to their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.