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Cloud Services Architect

Company: Acrisure LLC
Location: Grand Rapids
Posted on: November 26, 2022

Job Description:

Job Title: Cloud Services ArchitectDepartment: - Information TechnologyLocation: Remote, Hybrid, OnsiteAbout Acrisure Acrisure is a fast-growing fintech leader that operates a global insurance broker. The Company has grown from $38 million to $3.9 billion in revenue since 2013 and deploys the best of Human and Artificial Intelligence (AI) at scale to reimagine financial service product distribution. Acrisure employs over 14,000 employees across thirteen countries. -Led by co-founder, Chairman and CEO Greg Williams, Acrisure provides a broad array of insurance and financial related solutions, including commercial property and casualty, personal lines and employee benefits insurance, real estate services, cyber services and asset and wealth management. Acrisures massively valuable, high margin distribution network combines the strength of trusted advisors with growth and efficiency enabled by AI. Job Summary:As a Cloud Services Architect within Acrisure's IT department, you will be tasked with solving the most critical technology challenges the business faces. You will be called on to work collaboratively between IT silos and business functional units to design, deploy, and support Acrisure's technology portfolio. The work you will do is important and will support the tremendous growth that is cementing Acrisure as an industry leader.Responsibilities:

  • You will design and oversee initiatives of all sizes. You will play an instrumental role in the maturation of Acrisure's cloud solutions, collaborating cross-functionally with other technology architects.
  • You will lead the technical design of Acrisures Microsoft Azure environment, advocating for value-based adoption methodologies.
  • Participate in deep architectural alignment, ensuring Acrisures cloud technology strategy is meeting business objectives.
  • You will act as a point of escalation for cloud related design or implementation issues.
  • You will identify ways in which we can optimize technology and process. You understand that these options will align with best practice, and a business case will be needed to relate the need to business objectives.
  • You will spend an appropriate amount of time documenting our technology solutions into consumable artifacts.
  • You understand this description is not meant to be all-inclusive and may be modified from time to time at the discretion of management.Requirements:
    • 3+ years of cloud design experience with platforms such as Microsoft Azure and Google Cloud.
    • 5+ years of high velocity technology engineering in fields such as cloud hosting, server engineering, networking, or security.
    • Demonstrated experience migrating workloads to public cloud solutions.
    • Hands on experience supporting IaaS, PaaS, and serverless workloads.
    • Expert knowledge and design sense with Azure Active Directory and Microsoft Windows Active Directory.
    • Exposure to infrastructure-as-code and CI/CD pipelining.
    • Demonstrated experience with HA designs and disaster recovery planning.
    • Automation focused skillset with proficiency in at least 1 scripting language such as Powershell, Python, or Go as well as an understanding of common data interchange formats like JSON or XML.Education/Experience:
      • Bachelor's or master's degree in computer science, information systems, business administration or related field, or equivalent work experience
      • Relevant industry recognized certifications such as AZ-104 and AZ-140, AZ-305 preferredBenefits & Perks:
        • Competitive Compensation
        • Industry Leading Healthcare
        • Savings and Investments
        • Charitable Giving Programs - -
        • Offering hybrid work option - -
        • Opportunities for Growth
        • Educational Resources
        • Generous time awayAcrisure is equally committed to supporting social issues. In 2021, the Company co-founded Evolution Advisors, a joint venture whose -Founding Partners include Acrisure, Russell -Wilson and Ciara, and Russell Westbrook. The venture -focuses on providing greater access and more effectively distributing insurance products and financial services to minority-owned enterprises. Additionally, in its home of Grand Rapids, Acrisure provided $15 million to create the Acrisure Center for Innovation in Childrens Health at Helen DeVos Childrens Hospital. For more, visit -or learn more .

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