Azure Kubernetes (AKS) Application Solution Architect

Location: Pune(we can consider people who are ready to relocate to Pune) Total exp: 8+ Years Key Skills:Azure; Microservices; Linux; Understanding of Application development, Ansible, Terraform.

Job Description

Azure Kubernetes (AKS) Application Solution Architect, who can manage a large complex Azure environment. Helps team of 15 resources in case of troubleshooting. Provide best practices, recommendations for improving the environment in terms of cost, resilience, and availability ad help customers improve the environment which consists of AKS Kubernetes Infrastructure more than 45 clusters supporting 200+ large and small application Multiple AKS clusters, AKS using ACR, Azure DevOps CI-CD pipeline

  • 16+ subscriptions holding 2000 + VM, 1000+ Resource group 100+ Virtual Network, 1500+ Network Interface
  • More than 100+ NSG and Firewall rules
  • Ingress/Egress load balancer, Akamai DNS service
  • Prisma security tool and azure firewall integration
  • Daily Billing of approx. 45 to 50 lakhs INR for the above environment across 16+ subscriptions

Be a technical champion for customer Experience: At least 8 + years of experience in Azure cloud Required Skills & Experiences

Cloud Architecture: Develop hybrid cloud reference architecture, Define target state cloud architecture, Experience with private and public cloud architectures, pros/cons, and migration considerations, Microservices architecture, and Hybrid cloud integration architecture.

  • To provide design, engineering, development, planning, and administration of Azure Kubernetes AKS clusters for a set of critical business applications.
  • To provide design, engineering, development, planning and administration of Azure PaaS and IaaS services through extensive use of automation and terraform.
  • Work closely with the application, engineering, security, and operations teams to engineer and build Kubernetes and Azure PaaS & IaaS solutions within an agile and modern enterprise-grade operating model.
  • Design solutions for Kubernetes based architecture while making sure the best practices are followed
  • Ability to capture the entire infrastructure as a code
  • Implement the principles of SRE
  • Design deployment architecture for IaaS / SaaS /PaaS that will address our client’s business needs and lead teams that will implement them for our clients.
  • Experience with workload migration automation tools
  • Infrastructure provisioning and management (Ansible, Chef, Puppet, Chef)
  • Cloud architect certified Azure
  • DevOps and Agile methodologies, processes and tools · Exceptional written and verbal communication skills
  • Confidently articulates all aspects of the solution and persuasively communicates value to the client.
  • Works individually, within teams, or as a leader, to determine customer requirements in complex and ambiguous environments.
  • Self-motivated with strong analytical and presentation skills.
  • Ability to work with geographically dispersed teams and possess cross-cultural competence
  • Attention to detail and high-quality deliverables
  • To analyze the training needs of developers, operational teams within our client organization
  • Ability to monitor, evaluate and review the quality and effectiveness of training, assessment and outcomes of courses delivered
  • Development of operating model for the above environments and facilitating handover to business and IT operations teams
  • Integration of and administration of relevant technology, people and processes within relevant IT compliance, regulatory and cybersecurity requirements.
  • Working with end users’ vendors and clients to produce, develop and review cloud and cloud security strategi

Skill Details


Must To have

Azure API Management

Good To have

Azure Active Directory

Good To have

Azure Data Factory

Good To have

CI/CD process

Good To have


Must To have

VM Infrastructure

Good To have