OpenSky Corporation Cloud Application Hosting Consultant in Massachusetts
OpenSky is a rapidly growing Professional Services organization that operates on the premise that highly skilled, smart, experienced, and energetic people are the catalyst of any successful enterprise. Our focus lies in delivering information technology (IT) services centered on infrastructure, security, and compliance requirements within our client’s environment. OpenSky’s proven consulting engagement methodology ensures timely delivery of critical technology initiatives. We offer uniquely objective solutions to our clients by providing a vendor-neutral response to complex hardware and software decisions. Our resultant response and delivery relies on qualified consultants that adhere to a project-based approach on every engagement.
At OpenSky, we have a passion for partnering with our customers on their most complex information technology projects. We encourage a spirit of collaboration and open communication with our customers, partners, consultants, and internal teams. Our values include customer-focused excellence, teamwork, open communication, and a sense of urgency in everything we do.
About the Opportunity
A client in the Boston area is looking for an Cloud Application Hosting Consultant to become part of an existing team supporting a rapid transition to cloud infrastructure. This is an exciting opportunity to leverage your solid understanding of cloud services with specializations in Azure application hosting, Azure platform-as-a-service (PaaS), and open source application components. Our Infrastructure practice is doing great things and we are looking for a strong candidate to expand our current client support team.
Provide guidance on the pros and cons of various Azure-hosted application components including Azure PaaS offerings, containers, orchestration, open source application components including databases, Azure IaaS offerings, and Azure-hosted application optimization.
Guide and advise customers with technical and business implications of architectural decisions on application components and Azure application hosting.
With client input and OpenSky collaboration, define and publish Azure application standard architectures and Azure hosting standard architectures.
Develop quality documentation of actions taken to educate the client and provide ongoing support
Ideal candidates will have enterprise-class application architecture experience or have worked for a hosting provider with application development background. Ideally the candidate will have experience and subject-matter-expertise including:
Solid hands-on experience working with cloud automation and hosting.
Intermediate development skills (Python, Java, PowerShell, VB.net)
Intermediate application architecture skills
Engineering experience with Microsoft Azure cloud IaaS (AWS also helpful)
Experience integrating enterprise-level hybrid cloud applications
Experience with automation and orchestration for hybrid cloud environments.
Experience in highly virtualized environments, particularly in the building, deploying, scaling, managing and optimizing large virtualized hosting infrastructure
Self-starter with strong organizational skills, strong sense of teamwork and attention to detail
Strong written and oral communications.
Ability to plan work and manage multiple tasks simultaneously
Licenses & Certifications desired: Microsoft, VMware (VCP), Citrix, Red Hat, SUSE, etc.
Flexibility to travel as needed
OpenSky Corporation is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, sexual orientation and gender identity or any other characteristic protected by law.
External Company URL: http://www.openskycorp.com/