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Azure Technical Architect

Publish Date: Apr 8, 2021

Location: Amsterdam, Amsterdam, NL

Company: Atos

Atos is a global leader in digital transformation with 110,000 employees in 73 countries and annual revenue of € 12 billion. European number one in Cloud, Cybersecurity and High-Performance Computing, the Group provides end-to-end Orchestrated Hybrid Cloud, Big Data, Business Applications and Digital Workplace solutions. The Group is the Worldwide Information Technology Partner for the Olympic & Paralympic Games and operates under the brands Atos, Atos|Syntel, and Unify. Atos is a SE (Societas Europaea), listed on the CAC40 Paris stock index.


The purpose of Atos is to help design the future of the information space. Its expertise and services support the development of knowledge, education and research in a multicultural approach and contribute to the development of scientific and technological excellence. Across the world, the Group enables its customers and employees, and members of societies at large to live, work and develop sustainably, in a safe and secure information space.


With its ground breaking technologies and industry knowledge, Atos supports the digital transformation of its clients across all business sectors. Become part of our Azure Competence Practice and work as a lead Azure Technical Architect in an ambitious enterprise environment.


Your role as an Azure Technical Architect @Atos

We are looking for an Azure Technical Architect to work on internal and customer projects for a broad variety of clients worldwide. This position provides you with autonomy, flexibility and of course enough challenges to learn and develop your professional as well your personal skills. Your work location will be at one of our offices in the Netherlands or at a customer site.



Your day-to-day responsibilities will include:

  • Being part of an energetic and experienced team that designs and develops Azure Cloud, hybrid and on-premise solutions based on project specifications and client requirements
  • Responsible for owning the creation of technology frameworks and providing technical leadership in internal and customer initiatives with a focus on the design of cloud-based services across the stack including Microservices, Containers, Container Platforms and DevOps
  • Engage with customers to understand their business challenges and requirements and help the customer’s design & implement new methodologies and IT service frameworks and improve the business around the cloud service platforms


How does it sound so far? Ready to start a new ambitious adventure?


Skills we'd like you to have:

  • Experience in customer facing roles and success leading deep technical architecture and application design discussions with senior customer executives to drive cloud deployment
  • Deep understanding and experience in working with Azure Cloud environments and on-premises environments
  • Deep understanding of cloud computing technologies, business drivers, and emerging trends
  • Solid grasp of cloud virtualization, storage and networking & security solutions
  • Understanding of cloud governance technologies for cost management and control
  • Deep understanding of cloud-based Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery practices
  • Proven track record of driving decisions collaboratively, resolving conflicts & ensuring follow-up
  • Presentation skills with a high degree of comfort with both large and small audiences
  • Prior work experience in a consulting/architecture position within software & services company
  • Takes ownership and dedication, has an open mind and positive attitude
  • Outstanding verbal and written communication
  • Preferred language Dutch, English business fluent
  • Master’s or Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or a relevant professional qualification



Here at Atos, we want all of our employees to feel valued, appreciated, and free to be who they are at work. Our employee lifecycle processes are designed to prevent discrimination against our people regardless of gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, religion, ethnicity, age, neurodiversity, disability status, citizenship, or any other aspect which makes them unique. Across the globe, we have created a variety of programs to embed our Atos culture of inclusivity, and work hard to ensure that all of our employees have an equal opportunity to contribute and feel that they are exactly where they belong.