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Azure Cloud Architect – Remote




Solutions Architect


$150,000 ‐ $160,000 per year


New York, USA

Contract type




Azure Cloud Architect - Remote

Company: Leading Insurance Company 

Location: Remote in the US (Contract-to-Hire) 

Please note - *Must be a US citizen or Green card holder to be eligible for this position




Our client is a prominent insurance company with a rich history of providing best-in-class insurance products and services to our customers. Their commitment to innovation and excellence drives our business forward. They are seeking a highly skilled and experienced Azure Cloud Architect to join our team and help harness the power of the cloud to drive their digital transformation.

Position Overview:

As an Azure Cloud Architect, you will play a pivotal role in designing, implementing, and maintaining their cloud infrastructure on the Azure platform. You will work closely with cross-functional teams to architect, develop, and optimize cloud solutions that align with the company's strategic objectives. This is a remote position with the opportunity for a long-term contract-to-hire arrangement.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Cloud Architecture: Design and implement Azure-based cloud solutions, considering scalability, security, performance, and compliance requirements.
  • Technical Leadership: Provide expertise and leadership in cloud-related initiatives, guiding development teams, and ensuring best practices are followed.
  • Infrastructure as Code (IaC): Develop and maintain infrastructure as code using tools such as Terraform or ARM templates for deploying and managing cloud resources.
  • Security: Collaborate with the security team to ensure that all cloud deployments are compliant with industry standards and company policies.
  • Cost Optimization: Continuously monitor and optimize cloud resources to ensure efficient use and cost-effectiveness.
  • Integration: Architect and implement seamless integrations between cloud services and on-premises systems.
  • Documentation: Maintain detailed documentation of cloud architectures, configurations, and procedures.
  • Troubleshooting: Provide support in identifying and resolving cloud-related issues promptly.
  • Vendor Relationships: Manage relationships with Azure service providers and vendors.
  • Team Collaboration: Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including developers, DevOps, and other IT professionals to deliver high-quality cloud solutions.


  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or a related field (Master's degree preferred).
  • Azure certifications such as AZ-300, AZ-301, or equivalent, and other relevant certifications.
  • Proven experience in designing and implementing Azure-based cloud solutions.
  • Strong knowledge of Infrastructure as Code (IaC) and automation tools like Terraform, ARM templates, or similar.
  • Solid understanding of security best practices in a cloud environment.
  • Experience with cloud cost management and optimization.
  • Excellent communication and teamwork skills.
  • Ability to work independently and meet deadlines.
  • Strong problem-solving and analytical skills.

Additional Information:

  • This is a remote position with the possibility of transitioning to a permanent role after the contract period.
  • The selected candidate will have the opportunity to work with cutting-edge technologies and contribute to the company's digital transformation.
  • Competitive compensation and benefits package.


If you are a highly skilled Azure Cloud Architect looking for a dynamic opportunity with a leading insurance company, we encourage you to apply. Join in reshaping the future of insurance through innovative cloud solutions. Apply today to be a part of our transformation journey!