Cloud Solutions Architect

Location: Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Date Posted: 08-17-2017
About Seneca Resources:
Seneca Resources is client driven provider of strategic Information Technology consulting services and Workforce Solutions to government and industry.  Seneca Resources is a leading IT services provider with offices in Reston, Virginia, Alabama and Columbia, Maryland that service clients throughout the United States.  The key to our success lies within our strong corporate culture which drives our business.  We challenge our staff through engaging work, and we reward our staff through competitive compensation, extensive professional training, and excellent opportunities for career advancement.  In turn, we look for only the best and brightest to join our team.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and value the benefits of diversity in our workplace.
Position Title: Cloud Solutions Architect / Senior Consultant (Azure)
Location: Baton Rouge, LA
Clearance Requirements: none
Position Status: Direct Hire
Position Description
Our client is looking for Cloud Solutions Architect candidates for a position located in Baton Rouge, LA. Candidate will be responsible for leadership and deliver of project bases assignments, include the analysis, design and architecture, deployment and support of the Microsoft Office 365 platform.
  • Four-year degree (or work experience equivalent) and 7+ years of experience with a proven advanced skill-set and enterprise experience across various Microsoft and related technologies, to include architecture experience in Microsoft Azure.
  • Experience in Amazon Web Services (AWS) is a plus.
  • Lead the delivery of projects and solutions to completion in a team environment while demonstrating a consultative personality, leadership mindset, and collaborative communication style. 
  • Work with solution teams to develop offerings and perform as a solution architect for new business opportunities and proposals. You will develop architectures and provide guidance across network, storage, operating systems, virtualization, other databases.
  • Demonstrate your consultative capabilities by providing value added information to clients for connecting technology and business value in the solutions that you develop. You will be an Azure evangelist responsible for educating clients on the benefits of using the Azure platform and client’s value proposition.
  • Participate and lead architectural discussions with clients as you build new cloud solutions and help customers migrate applications and services to the Azure platform 
  • Possess a strong background in Enterprise-level architecture design and engineering of industry standard (best-of-breed) core infrastructure technologies. 
The ideal candidate will demonstrate skills and applicable experience in two or more of the following technical roles:
Management Services:
  • Microsoft System Center Suite:
  • System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
  • System Center Virtual Machine Manager (SCVMM)
  • System Center Orchestrator (SCORCH)
  • System Center Service Manager (SCSM)
  • System Center Operations Manger (SCOM)
  • System Center Data Protection Manager (SCDPM)
  • Microsoft Intune
Unified Communications & Collaboration:
  • Office 365: Exchange Online, Lync Online, OneDrive for Business
  • Active Directory Federation Services (ADFS)
  • DirSync, Azure AD Sync, or Azure Connect
  • Exchange Server - 2007, 2010, or 2013
  • Lync Server – 2010 or 2013
  • Lync Server – Enterprise Voice Services
  • Skype for Business (S4B)
  • Cisco Unified Communications
  • Cisco Unified Communication Manager (CUCM/CCM)
  • AWS – Amazon Web Services
  • Microsoft Azure
  • AD Connect / DirSync Services
  • VMWare vCloud Air
  • Citrix CloudPlatform
  • Microsoft Hyper-V
  • VMWare ESXi
  • Citrix XenServer
  • VDI (Microsoft or Citrix)
General Infrastructure Services:
  • Active Directory Domain Services (ADDS)
  • Windows Server Roles
  • Active Directory Federation Services (ADFS)
  • DirSync, Azure AD Sync, or Azure Connect
  • Windows Clustering
  • Active Directory Certificate Services (ADCS)
  • Direct Access
  • Remote Desktop Services
  • Forefront Identity Manager 2010
  • Microsoft Identity Manager 2015
  • XenApp v6.0+
  • XenDesktop v5.0+
  • XenServer v5.0+
  • XenMobile v9.0+
  • NetScaler (VPX, MPX, SDX) v9.0+
  • Routing
  • Switching
CERTIFICATIONS (would be a plus):
  • Microsoft Certified System Administrator (MCSA)
  • Microsoft Certified System Expert (MCSE)
  • Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
  • Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
  • Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
  • AWS Certified Solutions Architect or Engineer
  • VMWare Certified Professional (VCP)
  • VMWare Certified Associate (VCA)
  • Citrix CCA-V, CCP-V, CCE-V (Virtualization)
  • Citrix CCA-N, CCP-N (Networking)
  • Citrix CCP-M (Mobility)
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