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Tech Evangelist ISV

Sr. Technical Evangelist for ISVs   Cloud Computing is the next step toward ubiquitous and pervasive computing and Microsoft Azure is Microsoft?s world-class cloud computing platform. It can be used to build, host, and scale a variety of cloud and web based applications and workloads and is an open platform enabling hosting of Windows and Linux virtual machines while also supporting modern programming languages such as .NET, Java, Node.js, and PHP. Join the Mexican Developer Evangelism & Experience (DX) technical evangelism team as an Technical Evangelist and be front and center in the transformation to cloud-based architectures while at the same time playing an influential role in transforming Microsoft to a mobile first, cloud first company.   As an Technical Evangelist (TE), your primary responsibility will be to ensure our ISV partners are successful with Azure, Windows and Office 365 and to help them modernize customer workloads to Innovative Microsoft Platform. The TE is a technical partner-facing role accountable for the end-to-end technical architecture and solution deployment experience. In this role, you will own technical partner engagement leading Envisioning Sessions, Architecture Design Sessions (ADS), implementation projects and Proofs of Concept (POC).   The ideal candidate will have experience in customer- and partner-facing roles and have demonstrated success leading technical and economic value discussions with senior technical and business executives to drive key decisions and implementation. Candidates need to possess the ability to impact and influence customers and partners with a high degree of autonomy, energy, flexibility and the drive to create real and measurable business results as evidenced by deploying qualified Cloud ISV partner solutions. The Technical Evangelist is responsible for:   ? Serving as a trusted advisor to top ISV partners   ? Executing rapid technical feasibility studies for moving identified workloads to Azure ? Building technical and security architectures in Azure for identified workloads   ? Selecting a migration approach to move workloads to Azure or architecting a greenfield development or production platform for new applications   ? Executing Architecture Design Sessions (ADS) or Proofs of Concept (POC) Workshops   ? Driving onboarding plan in conjunction with integration partners   ? Documenting and sharing technical best practices and insights with Microsoft product groups and the DX Technical Evangelist community   ? Ensuring partner plan execution and Azure consumption.   Qualifications include:     ? Strong understanding of cloud computing technologies, business drivers, and emerging trends   ? Ability to build technical and business credibility with senior technical and business executives and grow mind share with highly strategic customers and partners   ? Track record of driving decisions collaboratively and resolving conflicts with consistent and reliable follow through   ? Exceptional verbal and written communication   ? Ability to connect technology with measurable business value   ? Demonstrate technical thought leadership in customer-facing situations Lead Partner Recruitment:   Build trusted CXO relationships and manage technical relationship with managed partner and secure technical commitment though Microsoft ?Partner Journey Maps?. Share broad knowledge of the industry, IT landscape and Microsoft platform, demonstrate technical leadership and help partners drive their business towards digital transformation. Drive partner technical qualification process and gain/maintain a strong understanding of the partner business model and strategies.   Ensure Partner Enablement:   Facilitate practice design thru solution/practice maps and scale through repeatable automated building blocks/solutions. Be responsible for successful skills and talent development of partners to successfully provide solutions and services on Microsoft platform. Drive tech aspects of partner capacity development with defined milestones (Cloud Assessment, Solution Design etc.). Drive adoption and promote long term growth of MS platform and hybrid cloud technology, orchestrate technical engagements (including Cloud Solution Architect) across app, solutions and services projects. Identify and address gaps and technical blockers. Enable partners to do Architecture Design Session (ADS), Proof of Concepts or land offers to drive through channel execution. Prioritize across practices as required. Focus on long-term sustainable growth, digital transformation and ensure competitive landscape is addressed. Participate in Techfest, Hackathons to identify tech opportunities. Engage on initial customer opportunities to overcome blockers and lead to POC.   Drive Business Growth:   Grow the managed partner portfolio by driving and being accountable for performance as measured by consumption, usage, and adoption. Support global expansion.     Requirements:   ? Bachelor of Science in Computer Science or related degree preferred 5+ year?s design, implementation and/or support of highly distributed applications demonstrating strong architectural skills to ensure availability, reliability, etc. ? Bilingual: Speaking, reading and writing Portuguese and English, better Trilingual adding Spanish.   ? 10+ years? experience as a software developer engineer.   ? Experience in migrating on premise workloads to the cloud   ? Application Architecture Experience designing and delivering solutions leverage one or more of the following patterns/architectures: multi-tenant, software as a service, n-tier distributed architecture, scalable stateless & stateful designs, scaled up and out database schema design, as well as solutions leveraging multiple languages, technologies and data storage techniques simultaneously.   ? Application Development Experience leveraging Agile with SCRUM and Application Lifecycle Management (ALM) with one or more of the following environments: Visual Studio TFS, Visual Studio Online (Visual Studio Team Services), Git/GitHub experience with developing solutions using one or more of the following: .NET, C#, C++, Java, PHP, Perl, PowerShell, Python, Ruby on Rails, Pig/Hive, T-SQL.   ? Working knowledge of cloud technical components:   o Software design and development o Systems operations and management   o Database architecture   o Virtualization   o IP Networking o Storage   o IT Security   Passion for technology, especially for Microsoft Development Platform and modern application practices. Presentation skills with a high degree of comfort with both small and large audiences, ability to adapt to a dynamic changing environment   Microsoft is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, national origin or ancestry, age, disability, marital status, pregnancy, protected veteran status, protected genetic information, political affiliation, or any other characteristics protected by local laws, regulations, or ordinances.

Job #

1059816

Locations

Brazil, Sao Paulo

Job families

Evangelism

Teams

Information technology & operations
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