Chattanooga Area Azure Architect

Chattanooga, Tennessee, United States

Promet Source is looking to hire a Chattanooga Area Azure Architect to work with its established team of Drupal professionals in Chicago and Cebu, Philippines. We provide a fun, supportive environment with tons of opportunities for learning.  The Azure Architect is responsible for the day to day operations and support of applications and underlying stack in a complex heterogeneous computing environment; supporting developers implementing and maintaining various web sites, applications, and data interfaces.

We are looking for a Azure Architec with great organizational and interpersonal skills that is an experienced multi-tasker. They must have experience in leading teams that respond to troubleshooting web application and server issues, site building, development of web applications and want to be a part of a fun, collaborative team of individuals.  

We are a technology firm that delivers web and mobile development solutions and provides ongoing support.  Our clients include many Higher Education clients, high volume eCommerce applications as well as startups. As a leading technology provider of web services, we focus on complex web development, Open Source CMS support and iOS mobile applications. We are dedicated to open source software solutions by providing managed services for Drupal-based websites, products, and applications.



  • Operationalize Drupal implementation. This includes Automation of Builds and Deployments and Environment Refreshes

  • Implement Drupal community-supported and custom modules in PHP/Drupal according to requirements with Memcache/Varnish

  • Interact with cross-functional teams to ensure complete delivery of web applications

  • Provide accurate level of effort time estimates for project estimates

  • Assist in release/deployment planning and execution activities


Minimum Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or equivalent work experience

  • Minimum of 2+ years of experience in defining and implementing cloud/Azure based large solutions.

  • Working experience in Azure IaaS, PaaS, storage, network and database.

  • Experience in implementing using Azure PaaS services like web sites, web/worker roles, SQL Azure database, storage, service bus.

  • Experience and understanding of security requirements for cloud. • Experience in defining highly available, DR solutions in Azure

  • Experience in migrating large on premise workloads (windows and non-windows) to Azure.

  • Experience in assessing applications for cloud adoption

  • Experience in defining cloud strategy for enterprise

  • Experience in using agile methodologies in implementing Azure solutions.

  • Experience in building solutions using MEAN stack (preferred)

  • Microsoft certified Azure certifications (preferred) • Experience or knowledge about Azure IoT (preferred)

  • Experience in Azure automation and DevOps (preferred)


    Understanding of configuration management tooling (puppet, chef, salt, ansible, terraform).

  • Linux systems administration experience with Debian and Redhat based distributions

  • Strong experience in administration and management of web hosting environments (LAMP and LEMP stacks) and Web Applications

  • Experience with Drupal CMS administration, architecture, best practices, and coding standards

  • Experience working with third-party vendors and ability to support/troubleshoot different layers of the stack

  • Excellent skills in high traffic website operations, administration, pro-active maintenance and problem solving skills to ensure optimal working and performance of the websites

  • Excellent verbal/written/training communication skills and strong time management and analytical/problem solving abilities

  • Experience working with international teams


Preferred Skills and Experience:

  • Ansible or other OS configuration management tools

  • Jenkins or similar continuous integration tools

  • Git or related version control systems

  • Web caching tools such as Varnish, Memcache, and CDN integrations

  • Experience with NewRelic or similar monitoring tools


Promet Offers:

Competitive base salary with bonus structure

Great benefits

Profit sharing and 401K

Paid Time Off

Ability for Upward Mobility

Fun and Challenging work environment

Office socials, events, and lunches

Fast growing technology company

Casual office setting