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Sr. Systems Azure/Cloud Engineer

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Date: Oct 19, 2021

Location: Libertyville, IL, US

Company: Hollister Incorporated

We Make Life More Rewarding and Dignified

Location: Libertyville 
Department: Information Technology 



The Sr. Systems Azure Engineer leads the design and development of infrastructure within the Azure environment at Hollister.

  • Accountable for measuring, identifying & implementing enhancements in the cloud environment that will result in optimal financial value & performance for the business.
  • Effectively partners with other groups at Hollister to maintain efficient cloud environment(s)
  • Provides support to complex cloud environment problems


This position must understand complex Azure technologies and be able to communicate their effectiveness and value to Senior IT Leadership.  It is crucial that this position be able to partner with other teams inside IT and in the business.  It is expected that this position makes optimization recommendations that are based on sound financial and technical evaluations and follows through with the implementation of the recommendations with a focus on standardization.  Individual must display ability to be agile and flexible with multiple tasks in parallel.  Individual must display ability to independently prioritize tasks based on team strategy.




  • Accountable for design, development & support of cloud environment(s)
  • Collaborating on design & architecture of cloud environment infrastructure with Enterprise Architecture team.
  • Leads development of infrastructure in the cloud environment(s).
  • Creates clear & concise documentation of infrastructure development and standards.
  • Responsible for devising decision model for dynamic sizing of environment based on known inputs
  • Makes recommendations to enhance environment for optimal performance and financial value
  • Implements recommendations to optimize environment(s)
  • Communicates current state of the environment(s) to senior IT leadership on a periodic basis
  • Works closely with Enterprise architecture, Cyber Security and Operations teams to ensure collaborative vision of cloud environment infrastructure.
  • Effectively communicates with IT management to ensure everyone has solid understanding of current state of cloud environment
  • Works with international business teams and is able to participate in project meetings with international colleagues.  Flexible work hours to meet international timelines.
  • Collaborates with team members on various technology initiatives.
  • Remains current with emerging industry standards, including obtaining and/or maintaining required certifications.
  • Maintains working knowledge of business
  • Maintains working knowledge of large array of complex technologies in and outside of the current Hollister environment



  • Minimum 5-7 years overall work experience with infrastructure environments
  • Minimum of 3-5 years designing and implementing complex infrastructure in Microsoft Azure
  • Experience with designing and implementing complex infrastructure in virtual and physical environments (e.g. vmware, Microsoft Hyper-V, etc) will be an advantage but not required
  • Minimum technical college diploma with relevant work experience (see above)
  • Minimum certification: Microsoft Azure Administrator, Microsoft Azure Architect Solutions architect preferred.
  • Strong understanding of infrastructure fundamentals in Azure.  Examples include:
    • Virtual networks, virtual network gateways, load balancers, user defined routing, network monitoring, network security groups, application security groups, high availability, Azure backups, Express Routes, Azure Front door, Application Proxy, storage tiers, resource deployment, identify management, Azure AD, Azure conditional access, SAML, storage accounts
  • Must have good understanding and ability with JSON ARM, Azure DevOps and Infrastructure as Code concepts
  • Must have excellent powershell skills
  • Excellent understanding of Active Directory
  • Able to build and configure a Windows-based server from scratch
  • Understanding of Linux systems is an advantage
  • Significant experience in global infrastructure design, build and implementation
  • Scripting and development experience
  • Strong analytical and problem resolution skills
  • Ability to lead discussions and take independent ownership of tasks
  • Customer service skills (ability to deal with difficult & complex social situations).
  • Strong interpersonal skills.
  • Team player who understands their role within the team and communicates with team members and management effectively. 

Hollister Incorporated is an independent, employee-owned company that develops,manufactures, and markets healthcare products worldwide. The company develops and manufactures products for ostomy care, continence care and critical care, and also develops educational support materials for patients and healthcare professionals. Headquartered in Libertyville, Illinois, it has manufacturing and distribution centers on three continents and sells in nearly 80 countries. Hollister is a wholly owned subsidiary of The Firm of John Dickinson Schneider Inc (JDS Inc), a 100 year old company. Hollister is guided by the shared Mission of JDS Inc, to make life more rewarding and dignified for people who use its products and services.  www.Hollister.com 

Hollister is an EO employer – M/F/Veteran/Disability

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