Tech Valley Talent Applications Architect in Tallahassee, Florida
TECH VALLEY TALENT (TVT) IS YOUR LOCAL SMALL BUSINESS LEADER IN PROVIDING IT SERVICES TO THE PUBLIC SECTOR. TVT IS A CERTIFIED WOMAN-OWNED BUSINESS WITH NUMEROUS IT POSITIONS AVAILABLE AND WE ARE SEEKING IT TECHNOLOGISTS TO ADD TO OUR GROWING PRACTICE AREAS AS WELL AS INDIVIDUAL CONTRACT OPPORTUNITIES. Are you energetic and enthusiastic, as well as uniquely talented? We have a 12-month project with our client in Tallahassee, FL that requires an Application Architect, Advanced Cloud Architect to play a key role in assisting the Office of Information Technology in the establishment, adoption, and continued execution of cloud services. Day-to-Day Tasks include, but not limited to: * Lead cultural change for cloud adoption * Develop a cloud strategy and coordinate adoption * Architect, design, facilitate, lead, coordinate, and direct cloud initiatives on multiple fronts across a variety of disparate areas within the organization, this could include Application development; Data management, analytics, and protection; External IT hosting; Identity and access management; Infrastructure; Network; Security, privacy and compliance; User experience. * Proven ability to build and manage relationships in a matrixed environment * Able to easily convey knowledge to others * Proficiency in working in a fast-paced, complex, dynamic and multicultural business environment * In-depth knowledge of Microsoft Azure cloud services * Strong problem-solving and analytical skills. * Strong leadership and proactive issue and risk management. * Must be able to resolve production release issues across business and technology teams, as well as broader strategic or systemic issues that are creating inefficiencies or hindering progress. * Proficiency in process formulation and communication to others. * Influential person with the ability to lead and motivate others. * Strong grasp of IT infrastructure and application development technology and architectures. * Knowledge of assessment and analytical process and practices. * Skill in strategic planning. * Skill in researching, compiling, and analyzing data to report findings and develop improvement solutions. * Ability to plan, organize, coordinate, prioritize, and manage complex work assignments and project schedules. * Ability to research, identify, and implement innovative solutions. * Ability to facilitate and coordinate meetings, workshops, conferences, etc. * Ability to communicate effectively; both verbally and written. * Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships. * Ability to work independently and as a team. Preferred Qualifications: * Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or another related field. * Two (2) years of experience can substitute for education. * 2 – 3 years of strong professional experience as a Microsoft Azure cloud architect is required. * 5 - 8 years of professional experience in Information Systems or another related field is required. * Experience with .Net application development in a DevOps environment is highly desired. * 2 - 3 years of professional experience in administration of ESRI GIS software is highly desired. * 2 - 3 years of professional experience with Python development is highly desired. TVT IS AN INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY (IT) PROFESSIONAL SERVICES FIRM LOCATED IN UPSTATE NY’S SARATOGA COUNTY. WE ARE FOUNDED ON THE VALUES OF HIGH INTEGRITY, TRUST, HONESTY, AND COMMITMENT AND PRIDE OURSELVES ON PROVIDING EXCEPTIONAL VALUE TO OUR CLIENTS BY SUPPLYING AND DELIVERING THE BEST IT PROJECT-BASED AND HOURLY TALENT ACROSS THE NATION. TVT’S FOUNDER AND PRESIDENT HAS WORKED IN THE IT CONSULTING INDUSTRY FOR OVER 25 YEARS AND OUR CORPORATE LEADERS HAVE HELD LONG-STANDING, C-LEVEL ROLES WITHIN LARGE FORTUNE 500 OR PUBLIC SECTOR ORGANIZATIONS BEFORE JOINING TVT. WE ARE THE ONLY SMALL IT PROFESSIONAL SERVICES FIRM IN THE CAPITAL DISTRICT AREA SUPPORTED BY AN INTERNAL PMO. IN ADDITION, TVT SUPPORTS MANY ENTERPRISE-WIDE CLIENTS (SUCH AS IBM), VARIOUS SYSTEM INTEGRATORS, AND MULTIPLE STATE GOVERNMENTS (INCLUDING EXTENSIVE IT SERVICES WORK FOR NYS) AND WE ARE BUSINESS PARTNERS WITH MANY TECHNOLOGY SOLUTION PROVIDERS SUCH AS IBM, AWS, GOOGLE, MICROSOFT, ORACLE, TABLEAU, SALESFORCE, AND OTHERS. * *TECH VALLEY TALENT PROVIDES EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES TO ALL EMPLOYEES AND APPLICANTS FOR EMPLOYMENT AND PROHIBITS DISCRIMINATION AND HARASSMENT OF ANY TYPE PROTECTED BY FEDERAL, STATE, OR LOCAL LAWS. THIS POLICY APPLIES TO ALL TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT.