Cloud/Azure Architect

Infrastructure Services St. Louis, Missouri Overland Park, Kansas


Oakwood is seeking top Cloud/Azure team members to work as part of our Intelligent Infrastructure or Oakwood Digital team.

Do you want to implement technology in enterprise environments, delivering full life cycle projects and working with all business units and departments?

Do you want to serve as an agent for change, and not just keep the lights on?

Do you want to design, deploy and administer cloud-based architectures and continually deepen and strengthen your skills in that space?

If so, you should consider joining Oakwood Systems Group, Inc.
What you can expect in this role:
Understand our clients’ needs and participate in the selection, design and implementation of on premise, hybrid or off-premise cloud solutions
Use your expertise to impact prospective clients’ business outcomes through educating them on the advantages of moving to the cloud in a pre-sales role
Be an integral part of the best technology consulting teams in the Midwest serving as an agent of change for the clients you support. 

Ideal candidates will bring the following experience and knowledge:
  • Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) Hybrid Cloud/Data Center for enterprise level clients
  • Azure PaaS including Azure DevOps and IoT
  • Knowledge of the Private Cloud and Hybrid cloud configurations, patterns and practices
  • Microsoft Azure Active Directory and Identity Management
  • Microsoft Azure Virtual Networks, VPN, ExpressRoute, Traffic Manager, Load Balancer, etc.
  • Azure Storage, Site Recovery, Azure Backup, etc.
  • Microsoft Systems Management components such as Operations Manager, Service Manager, Orchestrator, Configuration Manager and Intune
  • Working knowledge of scripting and automation technologies, PowerShell and Orchestrator runbook development
  • Enterprise Mobility (Azure AD, Rights Management, Intune)

Benefits of joining Oakwood are:
  • You would have the ability to deepen and broaden your technical and business skills. 
  • Oakwood hires people to have a long-lasting career, not just complete the initial project then be released from the team.
  • Ability to work as an architect or designer for full life cycle projects at enterprise level clients
  • Ability to present to executive audiences and share the benefits of the Azure platform
  • Being recognized as the expert of competitive cloud technologies
  • Ability to work within all client levels and departments
  • Ability to impact a client by increasing their efficiency and transforming the business through the work that is delivered
  • Ability to pursue Microsoft certifications with no out of pocket costs for study materials and sitting for certification exams – with an additional bonus for successful completion of certifications and contributions to the competencies
  • Ability to continue to deepen and broaden your technical and consultative skills through an effective career management program
  • Ability to collaborate with teams that are career and client focused vs. contract work

Why not consider joining a growing organization that cares about YOU.