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Azure Senior Manager- Remote

Dallas, TX, US, 75244

Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope
OBE Corporate

Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope® is the leading supplier of value-added, glazing-focused, interior, and exterior products and services. We design, engineer, test, and manufacture solutions in engineered curtain walls, storefronts, and entrances, architectural glass, shower enclosures, glazing hardware, windows, railings, and more.



The Azure Senior Manager role with us isn’t just a job - it’s an awesome job.  This role does not exist today, so you will have a real chance to make the job your own.  We are hiring builders at OBE.  And we want to lean into your expertise to help us get better. We will give you what you need to do your job, and you will get to make an impact, every single day.  This role can be based anywhere in the United States.


This role is perfect for the individual who loves to lead a diverse team, and who is passionate about making a difference in their workplace. If that sounds like you, come join this industry leader!


A career in Cloud Architecture will allow you to lead Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope (OBE) through delivering architecture solutions, governance, and alignment during the delivery process and ensure alignment to the overall project objectives and technology strategy.

As part of our Cloud Architecture team, you will focus on the architecture of data centers, including the design and implementation of network architecture and information storage to optimize innovation and program delivery for our clients. 
To really stand out and make us fit for the future in a constantly changing world, we at OBE have to be an authentic and inclusive leader at all grades/levels in all lines of services.


As a Manager, you will work as part of a team of problem solvers, helping solve complex business issues from strategy to execution.  The OBE skills and responsibilities for this management level include but are not limited to:

  • Pursue opportunities to develop existing and new skills outside of your comfort zone
  • Act to resolve issues that prevent effective teamwork, even during times of change and uncertainty
  • Coach others and encourage them to take ownership of their development.
  • Analyze complex ideas or proposals and build a range of meaningful recommendations
  • Use multiple sources of information, including broader stakeholder views, to develop solutions and recommendations
  • Address sub-standard work or work that does not meet the company's expectations.
  • Develop a perspective on key global trends, including globalization, and how they impact the company
  • Manage a variety of viewpoints to build consensus and create positive outcomes for all parties
  • Focus on building trusted relationships
  • Uphold the company's code of ethics and business conduct


What you bring to the team:

  • Bachelor's degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, Information Systems, or a related field
  • 7+ years of infrastructure and IT operations experience, with experience in a similar role 5+ years of demonstrated competence in people and project leadership across diverse departments or teams
  • Work experience as a Project or Client Engagement Manager
  • Preferred Certification: Microsoft Certified: Azure Fundamentals, Microsoft Certified: Azure Administrator, and Microsoft Certified: Azure Architect
  • Develop Cloud-based solutions (Azure strongly preferred) as an engineer or solution architect
  • Design resilient and scalable Azure-based architectures and validate that they adhere to customer technical requirements and leading practices
  • Deploy Azure resources with infrastructure as code automation (e.g., Terraform, ARM, PowerShell)
  • Roll out cloud automation solutions for managing and maintaining the deployed environments
  • Lead transformational projects centered around Azure Cloud services
  • Manage and evaluate the performance of team members/direct reports
  • Coach Azure engineers/developers to help them upskill and succeed in completing their assigned responsibilities
  • Manage project operations, including effort estimation, staffing, budget, timelines, deliverables, risks & issues
  • Prepare and present status reports to multiple stakeholders
  • Own and maintain strong relationships with customer counterparts
  • Understanding of Cloud foundational components, with design and hands-on experience (Azure preferred) in most of the following areas: Azure Cloud IaaS & PaaS services, Identity, and access management; Software-defined networking, security, governance, and compliance, Cloud automation and provisioning tools/techniques (ARM, Terraform, and Azure DevOps a plus), Azure native disaster recovery & resilience capabilities
  • Migrate on-premises workloads to the Cloud and design cloud-native application architectures
  • Prepare architecture and operational documentation, including design diagrams and run books
  • Implement Azure Virtual Desktop/Windows 365, SAP on Azure, multi-Cloud or hybrid cloud deployments, WAF, Front Door, native application development tan containers (e.g., Docker, Kubernetes); and possess working experience or familiarity with Site Reliability Engineering.


What OBE Offers You


  • Highly competitive base pay
  • Comprehensive medical, dental, and disability benefits programs
  • Group retirement savings program
  • Health and wellness programs
  • A culture that values opportunity for growth, development, and internal promotion



About OBE


OBE has a long and proud heritage. We are a collection of family businesses, regional companies, and large enterprises that together form the OBE family. OBE operates in a decentralized, diversified structure that allows you to work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large organization.


If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Once you click apply now, you will be brought to our official employment application. Please complete your online profile and it will be sent to the hiring manager. Our system allows you to view and track your status 24 hours a day. Thank you for your interest!


OBE is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.


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Date Posted:  Jul 19, 2022

Nearest Major Market: Dallas
Nearest Secondary Market: Fort Worth

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