Cloud Architect - Cincinnati, OH


Bringing Solutions That Make Business Better

Join Resolvit as a Cloud Architect and be part of a creative, forward-thinking team. Our success at deploying skilled, highly knowledgeable experts has landed us on the Inc. 5000 list of America’s fastest-growing companies four times – and we’re just getting started.

As the Cloud Architect, you will work with project teams in all phases of software development life cycle to conceptualize, design and implement end-to-end solutions that meet business objectives. You will design and architect quality solutions, considering sound software design concepts, patterns, runtime, non-runtime qualities, and industry best practices. You will also clearly communicate translation of requirements from business and technical sources into technical design direction using various means including specifications and UML modeling techniques. Additionally, you will:

  • Develop and maintain architectural and design artifacts such as context diagrams, conceptual architecture, logical architecture, physical architecture, class diagrams, and sequence diagrams
  • Assist in the development of architectural principles, guidelines, and technology standards that can be leveraged across the organization
  • Periodically evaluate architectural landscape for efficiencies and define current and target state architecture, transition plans, and road maps to achieve desired architectural state
  • Assist in defining the right level of governance structures such as architecture review board and technology review board and actively participate in governance process to enforce architectural principles, standards, and alignment with target and reference architectures
  • Complete proof of concepts to prove new technologies in support of architecture vision and guiding principles
  • Participate in code reviews to ensure code delivered aligns to agreed upon principles and design and satisfies the stated business need
  • Lead or participate in enterprise vendor, technology, and tool selection
  • Research industry trends and best practices and develop recommendations of technologies and methods to stakeholders at all levels
  • Provide architectural consultation, support, mentoring, and guidance to project teams, solution architects, and developers

What You’ll Need to be Successful:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience
  • Professional solution architecture experience
  • Clear understanding of IaaS, PaaS, and SaaS models
  • Experience designing and leading Azure design and implementation activities
  • Clear understanding of Azure networking and topology
  • Experience designing 12 factor/cloud native applications
  • Understanding of Azure App Services and other Azure environment resources
  • Experience with delivery technologies related to .Net, C#, JavaScript, microservices, and APIs
  • Knowledge of Azure DevOps and related DevOps practices
  • Understanding of Infrastructure as Code with ARM templates and/or Terraform
  • Understanding of containers and container orchestration
  • Experience facilitating governance activities
  • Command of sound software design principles and patterns
  • Extensive experience developing architectural models with depth in one or more of the subdisciplines of business architecture, information architecture, and/or application/technical architecture, and breadth of knowledge across all disciplines
  • Excellent communication, presentation, influencing, and reasoning skills
  • Ability to clearly communicate complex concepts with both technical and non-technical stakeholders
  • Experience with product evaluations, selections, and buy-or-build
  • Strong leadership and interpersonal skills and ability to work cross-functionally
  • Strong understanding of messaging, MOM, SOA, ESB, and EAI principles and patterns
  • Working knowledge of Web Services, SOAP, REST, XML, JSON, and interface design
  • Expertise with a broad base of products, technologies, platforms, patterns, frameworks, and methodologies
  • Knowledge of technical design documentation methodologies and technologies (Visio, UML, object modeling)
  • Familiarity with visualization tools such as Microsoft Visio and PowerPoint
  • Familiarity with UML modeling tools
  • Ability to work extended hours during peak workloads or special projects and when providing off-hour support

Great Additional Skills:

  • Familiarity with insurance and financial systems
  • Experience with multiple programming languages (C#, Java, .NET, and C++)
  • Understanding of Data Factory and Data Bricks
  • Experience with IBM content management systems such as FileNet P8


At Resolvit, you’ll be given the support you need to grow in your consulting career. In addition to opportunities for advancement, we offer:

  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance
  • Life insurance coverage
  • Long-term and short-term disability coverage
  • 401(k) retirement plan with matching
  • Professional support from our Client & Employee Optimization Specialist

We currently have more than 100 open career opportunities across the country, so be sure to mention the appropriate Job Code with any correspondence!

About Resolvit:

Resolvit is an international technology consulting firm with industry-leading customers in the financial services, high tech, manufacturing, retail, life sciences, and government sectors. Through its partnerships, Resolvit delivers highly impactful, innovative solutions across five core areas: Infrastructure Modernization, Application Development Services, Enterprise Data Management & Analytics, Knowledge & Content Management, and Strategic Staffing.

Posted On: Tuesday, May 3, 2022

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