Join a team of passionate thought leaders in a dynamic and collaborative environment! The Cognizant Microsoft Business Group (MBG)'s Global Delivery Center is growing fast and we're looking for our next DevOps Consultant to join us.
What impact will you have in this role?
Our DevOps Consultants help customers move to Azure and deliver value faster. The Cognizant Microsoft Business Group (MBG)'s consultants build custom cloud-first software, provide DevOps and Azure consulting, and build internal tools and products to deliver the MBG's message to lead our customers towards best practices.
What will you be doing day-to-day?
Provide technical sales assistance
Participate in client calls and demos
Assist on the proposal process by creating a technical delivery approach and providing estimates
Partner with our marketing team to deliver content such as blog posts, videos, webcasts, and live workshops
Provide guidance and hands-on DevOps consulting to MBG customers
Lead our customers towards best practices in cloud adoption and innovation business engagements
Work with software development teams to automate their deployments to Azure
Provide Infrastructure as Code and Application Insights to create a feedback loop from Azure back to VSTS
Work with project management to deliver software projects following Scrum or Kanban and provide visibility on delivery scope, timelines, and expectations
Adherence to MBG and Client Information Security policies shall be met and followed at all times
What experience do you need to be successful in this role?
Skilled in Azure DevOps (formerly VSTS) core functions: automation, advisory, team and project structure, integration and deployment.
Ability to perform TFS upgrades and Azure DevOps (VSTS) Migrations
Understand and provide consulting on Agile project management frameworks such as Scrum and Kanban and Agile software engineering practices
Expertise with ARM templates, CI / CD, Test automation, database deployment with Redgate tools and Azure Automated Deployments
What personality traits and other capabilities are important for this role?
Experience with people and process improvement
Ability to work with customers to understand current state and create a roadmap and recommendations to achieve improvements throughout the customer's DevOps journey
Does the role require travel?
Travel up to 30% of the time might be required.
All employees must act in accordance with the Cognizant Microsoft Business Group (MBG)'s corporate security standards.
ABOUT THE COGNIZANT MICROSOFT BUSINESS GROUP (MBG)
The Cognizant Microsoft Business Group (MBG) has a singular purpose—advancing your cloud modernization journey with focus, simplicity and scale. The Microsoft Business Group is an end-to-end Microsoft-centric cloud solutions and managed services provider that leverages extensive experience and IP to deliver constant innovation and business value, powered by the Microsoft Cloud platform. We are designed to reflect how you think about cloud transformation from a platform native perspective. Our dedicated experts and trusted blueprint deliver your digital difference through the Microsoft Cloud: Azure, Microsoft 365 and Dynamics 365. We turn digital potential into real business performance at speed.
Who We Are
We are the destination employer for Microsoft-committed professionals, providing depth of specialization and differentiated career paths. We have authentic conversations, build connections and grow careers while centering ourselves around our employees. We are a global team of certified consultants across all relevant technologies, coupled with cloud focused advisory consultants. With our supercharged talent, we are the world's best Microsoft partner. We prioritize investing and expanding.
EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY
As a Global Cloud Transformation Consultancy business, the Cognizant Microsoft Business Group (MBG) understands diversity and inclusion in the workplace brings benefits to our customers, our business and most importantly, our people. We are committed to being an inclusive employer and we provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment.
The Cognizant Microsoft Business Group (MBG) prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other factors protected by federal, state or local laws. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including all aspects of the recruiting and employment life-cycle at Cognizant Microsoft Business Group (MBG).