Are you passionate about leading customers on their cloud adoption journey? Do you have an architectural background in Azure and experience navigating complex compliance regulations?
If so, this role may be the one for you.
Azure is the fastest-growing business in Microsoft’s history and is the foundation of Microsoft’s commercial Cloud Services.
Azure differentiates itself as the only hyper-scale, enterprise-grade Cloud that has a true hybrid story. Customers and analysts recognize Azure’s tremendous momentum which continues month over month.
To help customers achieve their goals, Azure continues to build the largest global footprint of any Cloud provider.
As we drive to be the leading cloud platform in the world, Azure Global is hiring an exceptional Technical Program Manager to help drive our hyper-scale business forward globally in financial services, including banking, capital markets, and insurance.
Azure will be the best cloud for every customer in these verticals as our landscape evolves, come make that happen with us.
their risk assessment and compliance overhead; their high bar for security and privacy; the level of regulatory oversight they endure and their specialized compute requirements all contribute to the need for specialization, even within the Azure engineering organization.
This role touches all these facets and requires a Technical Program Manager that can embody a CEO mindset, scoped to an area of the financial services business within Azure.
Understand customer's overall data estate, technical requirements, priorities and success measures to design implementation architecture and solutions Utilize a variety of data stores including Azure Data Lakes, SQL Database, Azure Data Warehouse and Azure Synapse Apply technical knowledge to architect solutions that meet business and IT needs, create Data Platform, AA / AI roadmaps, and ensure long term technical viability of new deployments, infusing key analytics and AI technologies where appropriate (e.
g. Azure ML, ML Server, BOT framework, Cognitive Services, Big Data, Data Lake, Azure Databricks, etc.) Collaborate with Azure Specialists, Program Managers, Cloud Solutions Architects in developing complex end-to-end Enterprise solutions on Microsoft Azure platform
Minimum of bachelor's in engineering or related field 7+ years of experience with data warehouse technical architectures, ETL / ELT, and reporting / analytic tools Expertise in data estate workloads like HDInsight, Hadoop, Cloudera, Spark, Python Experience with Data Lake infrastructures Enterprise-scale technical experience with cloud and hybrid infrastructures, architecture designs, database migrations, and technology management Breadth of technical experience and knowledge with depth / Subject Matter Expertise in two of the following Data Platform Cloud solutionsSQL including OSS (postgre, MySQL etc.
Azure SQLBig Data including SQL DW, Snowflake, Big Query RedshiftAdvanced Analytics including Azure Databricks, visualization tools as PowerBI, TableauData GovernanceMachine Learning include Azure ML, ML ServerData Engineering
Preferred Qualifications / Skills
Master's degree in computer science or related field Knowledge of on-prem migration of data warehouses (Netezza, Teradata, Exadata) to cloud Knowledge of data cleansing tools and approaches (e.
g. Informatica, Talend, IBM, Ab Initio) Knowledge of the competitive landscape in cloud development platforms Understanding of partner ecosystems and the ability to leverage partner solutions to solve customer needs Experience within Financial Services with focus on Retail Banking
Ability to meet Microsoft, customer and / or government security screening requirements are required for this role. These requirements include but are not limited to the following specialized security screenings : Microsoft Cloud Background Check : This position will be required to pass the Microsoft Cloud background check upon hire / transfer and every two years thereafter.
Microsoft is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, family or medical care leave, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, national origin, physical or mental disability, political affiliation, protected veteran status, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws, regulations and ordinances.
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