Azure Cloud Consultant



Posted on Saturday, January 20, 2024
As an IBM Application Architect, you directly help clients transform their business and solve complex problems. You will define the scope and vision for projects that deliver customized solutions using your knowledge of IBM platforms. You are a technical leader, serving as a liaison among business partners, technical resources, and project stakeholders.

Your Role and Responsibilities
As TriWest’s hybrid cloud and cybersecurity services partner, IBM is responsible for the delivery of the TRICARE Managed Care Support (MCS) T-5 contract. IBM’s scope is to provide hosting, platform engineering, infrastructure automation, managed operations, and security and compliance of the T-5 environments in Microsoft Azure for Government (MAG). Phase 1A task will align with the base period/implementation effort. During this implementation period, the tenant infrastructure is created in the MAG regions to support the T-5 applications. By the end of Phase 1A, the T-5 applications will have been deployed by TriWest and approved for production go-live to support Start of Healthcare Delivery (SHCD). The T-5 applications will be hosted in the MAG Arizona region. As the managed services provider, IBM provides infrastructure managed services and automation supporting TriWest’s DevSecOps. IBM will form cross-functional agile teams that are integrated with the TriWest development teams to deploy approximately 50 T-5 applications in Azure GovCloud in the base period of the contract to meet SHCD. Categories of infrastructure managed services include billing/metering, network administration, service desk support, system administration, cloud engineering, security operations, security event management, security compliance, security engineering, incident response, and service catalog.

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

  • At least 3 years of Azure Dev Ops experience
  • At least 3 years of Azure Portal experience
  • Azure Cloud Developer Certification (AZ-204 and/or AZ-900)

Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise

  • Experience with cloud native security tools and security compliance
  • Experience with Agile framework and working as a member of an Agile team
  • Experience leading technical teams of three or more individuals
  • Experience with ServiceNow
  • Experience with IT service management best practices