.NET Architect (Azure, Microservices)

$160,000 - $180,000

Full Time


    • .net
    • microservices
    • azure
    • xunit
    • SSO

    Job Description

    We have an Azure Microservices Software Architect

    Location:  Remote

    Duration: Full time/ Contract

    Photon, a global leader in digital transformation services and IT consulting, works with 40% of the Fortune 100 companies as their digital agency of choice. Photon has made extensive investments in staying bleeding edge with new mobile technologies and releases, development of Innovative digital mobile solutions and maintains a rigorous approach to build five star rated native apps. Knowing best way to roadmap your mobile experience for success can only come through experience. Photon has exceptional experience through the work we do for our Fortune 100 customers and the end result is we help shape how people shop, bank and engage with brands on their mobile devices.

    Photon adopts a consultive approach to enable companies to make a smooth transition to the digital first enterprise. This is successfully delivered by our largest division, Photon Tech which employs over 4500 engineers, enhanced by photon Interactive, our data driven design thinking full service creative agency with over 400 creatives worldwide, and photon labs, out forward-thinking agile lab resource for innovation development.  

    Who are we?

    For the past 20 years, we have powered many Digital Experiences for the Fortune 500. Since 1999, we have grown from a few people to more than 4000 team members across the globe that are engaged in various Digital Modernization. For a brief 1-minute video about us, you can check https://youtu.be/uJWBWQZEA6o.


    Azure  Microservices Software Architect


    What will you do?

    • Design and implement a solution for building REST Based Microservices
    • Translate Business Requirements into appropriate Microservices and Integration model.
    • Build security models around the Microservices with appropriate access control, policies and authentication.
    • Develop high performing Microservices that scale to millions of requests.
    • Design an appropriate deployment model for Microservices and integration with various channels.
    • Communicate the design to various executive teams.

    What do we need?

    • A total of 10 years of experience showing career progression from Software Engineer to the Architect level position.
    • At least 6 years of experience as a Software Architect focusing on building APIs and integration layer.
    • 5 years or more experience building REST Based API using .NET Web API
    • At least 3 years of experience with the latest .NET Frameworks such as .NET 3.1 and .NET 6.
    • Developing and deployment of various Azure Functions and App Services
    • At least recent 3 years of experience building applications using Azure Platform
    • Hands-On experience in building Microservices using Azure Cloud Services such as Azure SQL, Azure Storage, Azure Cosmos, Azure Redis or Azure Event Hub.
    • Experience with NuGet dependency management for building microservices.
    • Hands on experience in developing xUnit test cases with mocking frameworks such as Moq and AutoFac
    • Understanding on Azure API Gateway and Azure
    • Understanding on Azure DevOps build and release pipelines
    • Understanding on deploying microservices in the Azure Environments.
    • Understanding on building high available applications using Azure Fabrics
    • At least 2 years of experience with SSO integration with REST Based API with major IAM provider such as ForgeRock, Ping Identity or Okta
    • Understanding of Auth Token consumption such as OAUTH, SAML, or JWT Token