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Azure Cloud Architect

  • Location: Dallas, 75024
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 1 year ago

Job Title: Azure Cloud Architect

Job Location: Remote

This is a new, but well established and highly funded group that is focused on designing and developing truly innovative and leading-edge cloud-based solutions, end-to-end. These solutions span the entirety of infrastructure, devops, security and cloud-based applications. They are a multi-cloud team, with a high focus on Azure and design solutions for a wide range of both internal and external clients.


Cloud solutions architect will be responsible for the solution design and the realization of running application workloads on a public cloud. They play a key role working with teams across various Business Units in their cloud migrations to enhance, optimize, and implement cloud solutions. The architect will be responsible for providing technical leadership in connectivity design, refactoring/redesigning application workloads to be cloud-capable, and properly leveraging Platform as a Service (PaaS), Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) & Software as a Service (SaaS) solutions offered by CSPs. The solutions architect will analyze overall application architecture, provide technical expertise to teams unfamiliar with cloud technologies, and drive/support/deliver towards a multi-cloud strategy.

What you will need to be successful:

  • Strong background and knowledge in the cloud native applications design and architecture, cloud migrations including, rehosting, refactoring, re-platforming, etc in the Azure cloud from on-prem to cloud.
  • Strong knowledge of and experience with PaaS and SaaS services.
  • Experience with cloud automation frameworks (such as Terraform, Ansible, Chef and Puppet) and container-based platforms (such as Kubernetes and Docker)

Working for MATRIX Telecom Professional Services

For over 10 years, our Telecom Professional Services Group has worked deeply aligned with tier 1 carriers, services and solutions providers in the industry to delivery best of bread IT staffing and leading edge services offerings across the industry.

When you work for MATRIX, you get top-notch consultant care, competitive healthcare benefits, 401(k) options, excellent training, and a readily available support team. Our long client list ranges from startup to Fortune 50 companies with every type of working environment you might be looking for. Since 1983, we have matched thousands of professionals with jobs to advance their careers. It’s why we’re consistently in the top 25 of all U.S. IT staffing firms and why our consultants rate us well above the industry average, earning us ClearlyRated's Best of Staffing awards year after year.

Candidates will be responsible for following the client's COVID-19 protocols. Please refer to your MATRIX representative for specifics.

About Us

At MATRIX, we expertly match talented professionals with job opportunities to elevate careers. Since 1983, we have placed thousands of professionals at innovative clients across every industry ranging from small startups to Fortune 50 companies. It’s why we’re consistently in the top 25 of all U.S. IT staffing firms and why our consultants rate us well above the industry average, earning us ClearlyRated's Best of Staffing awards year after year. People come to us for a job, and stay with us because of our top-notch consultant care.

MATRIX is and Equal Employment Opportunity employer including disability and veteran and provides reasonable accommodations for all qualified individuals.  Supporting medical or religious documentation will be required where applicable. If you are a qualified individual you may request a reasonable accommodation under the American Disability Act (ADA). If you are a person with a disability needing assistance applying, or at any point in the hiring process, please email us at To ensure a quick response to your request, please use the words “Accommodation request” as the subject line of your email.

For hourly W2 contract roles MATRIX offers a highly competitive benefit package including Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, Disability, HSA, and 401(k) with pre and post-tax options.  Please see for more information.

For direct hire placement with our clients, benefits would be offered in accordance with that particular client’s offerings. This may include PTO, Medical, Dental, Vision, 401K and other pre and post-tax options.