Cloud Architect (Azure)

Guadalajara, Mexico

Striving for excellence is in our DNA. Since 1993, we have been helping the world’s leading companies imagine, design, engineer, and deliver software and digital experiences that change the world. We are more than just specialists, we are experts.


Currently we are looking for a Cloud Architect (Azure) for our Guadalajara office to make the team even stronger.

The Cloud Solution Architect will be a member of the Cloud team, and will be responsible for architecting business enabling solutions for TR services from the Cloud. This role will serve as a solution architect for Azure cloud provider, platforms and languages, providing strategic and technical leadership and be able to audit the project, define technology strategy.


  • Provide thought and technical design leadership to solutions in the cloud;
  • Serve as a technical SME for cloud services, providers, and platforms;
  • Lead cloud application architecting sessions with business evaluating tradeoffs between design, risk, and technology;
  • Identify, architect and design reusable software artifacts, objects and designs for TR software development teams;
  • Execute rapid prototypes, and technical feasibility assessments for solutions targeted for the cloud;
  • Apply advanced technical knowledge and skills in developing solutions or problem solving where complexity, innovation and technical expertise are required;
  • Document and share best practices business and cloud teams.


  • 5-7 years of experience designing, architecting, and engineering enterprise infrastructure systems, and experience in architecting and deploying cloud IaaS platforms;
  • Expertise in infrastructure architectures including server, networking and storage technologies;
  • Hands-on experience with designing, implementing or support CI/CD process flows would be desirable;
  • Hands-on experience with public Infrastructure as some Service cloud products – Essential Azure;
  • Expertise in one or more of the following Operating Systems – Windows;
  • Expertise in one of the following configuration management tools: Puppet, Chef, Salt, Ansible;
  • Experience in Jenkins, TeamCity, TFS;
  • Experience with best practices associated with software defined infrastructure;
  • Familiarity with one of the following scripting languages – Bash, PowerShell, Python, JavaScript, Ruby, Perl;
  • Familiarity with the following technologies is a bonus – Databases (MySQL, MS SQL, Oracle), DNS, Active Directory, Message Queues, VCS (GIT, Mercurial, etc.), Hudson, REST/SOAP APIs;
  • Experience with designing high availability or fault tolerant systems (from base infrastructure through to the application);
  • Excellent verbal, presentation and written communication skills;
  • Strong team skills including the ability to technically lead and be a team player.

We offer

  • Career plan and real growth opportunities in the company;
  • Hired directly by EPAM;
  • 100% under payroll;
  • Law benefits (IMSS, INFONAVIT, 15 days December, bonus, 25% vacation bonus, Mexican holidays plus December the 24th and 31st);
  • Major medical expenses insurance;
  • Dental insurance;
  • Life insurance;
  • 13 % employee savings fund;
  • Vacations starting with 10 days plus 2 floating days;
  • 30 days leave for the following purposes: maternity leave/adoption;
  • 5 days for regular paternity leave or adoption;
  • Constant training and certifications;
  • Flexible work schedule;
  • Relaxed dress code;
  • Mobility plan with our other sites (25 countries);
  • Relocation plan within México.