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Cloud Programmer (Azure)

  • Location: Plano, Texas, 75024
  • Salary: 50.0
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 19 days ago

This international network integration leader has an immediate 3+ month contract opportunity (with strong chance for extension) in Plano, TX for an Azure Cloud Programmer.  Will be working temporarily remote but must be willing to work onsite in Plano post-COVID.  Will support the development and operations of cloud-based solutions in a fast-paced environment. You will work with a team of motivated technology professionals to build and maintain re-sellable solutions in the Azure cloud, providing application development and operational support as needed to further the goals of the organization. Utilizing a wide array of Azure services and a modern codebase, these solutions are built on cutting edge technologies and are slated for continuous improvements in functionality, infrastructure, and operations as the solutions evolve. You will leverage the newest Azure features to continuously monitor and secure our solutions, and VSTS tooling to continuously build and deploy to both lower lifecycle and production environments. A great opportunity to expand your skills and experience building and supporting modern cloud-based solutions.

Development work:

  • Develop under System Engineer’s supervision and system design
  • Develop web-based applications, machine leaning scripts by Java, Scala, python, etc.
  • Perform unit testing and test driven development
  • Create the report and make the enhancement on PDCA cycle


  • Knowledge of cloud infrastructure technologies in Azure
  • Familiarity with Microsoft PowerShell, specifically Azure PowerShell Commandlets
  • Familiarity with C# and software engineering best practices on the .NET platform
  • Familiarity with Agile / DevOps principles
  • Knowledge of automated unit testing and test driven development
  • Knowledge of automated acceptance testing tools, preferably SpecFlow
  • Experience with QA automation
  • Ability to troubleshoot software systems, optimize performance, resolve problems, and provide follow-up on issues
  • Familiarity with application monitoring, alerting and instrumentation using Application Insights
  • Broad knowledge of software, networking, overall passion for technology
  • Experience with build and deployment configuration of cloud applications (VSTS preferred)
  • Critical thinking, problem-solving, trouble shooting and decision-making skills
  • Strong communication skills
  • Desire to work in fast-paced, entrepreneurial setting
  • High integrity, with a proactive, positive approach to work