Cloud Architect

Business Unit
United Wholesale Mortgage


We are looking to add an experienced Cloud Architect to build both production and non-production environments critical to our business. The Cloud Architect will plan and implement projects for our Azure Environment.  Projects will involve using technologies such as Azure Web Apps, Azure Active Directory, Azure SQL Paas Services and Virtual Networks.  They will be responsible for architecting and implementing Cloud infrastructure and foundation elements.  The Cloud Architect will collaborate with other areas (Sys Engineers, Network, Security, and others) to plan and deliver solutions.


  • Architect and plan Azure Virtual Network, NSG and Route Table design
  • Architect and plan Azure Web Apps and Azure Kubernetes Service
  • Architect and plan Azure Functions, Logic Apps & Event Grid
  • Architect and plan Azure storage solutions.
  • Architect and plan Azure SQL PaaS services
  • Architect and plan Infrastructure as Code, Automating the deployment of Subscriptions and utilizing Blueprints and Templates
  • Architect and plan security perimeters utilizing Azure Policy, NVAs, PIM/RBAC, Identity Protection, and other services/tools
  • Must have scripting experience with Powershell and the ability to implement and write Azure Runbooks
  • Working knowledge of Azure DevOps, building pipelines and integration with Azure, on premise and third-party systems.
  • Working knowledge of Azure Active Directory and Azure AD Connect
  • This position will take part in the planning, implementation and growth of our Azure cloud presence.



  • 5+ years of overall experience
  • Previous experience as a Systems Engineer
  • Relevant experience with software defined networking and a good understanding of securing network traffic
  • 3+ years of relevant experience working directly with Azure IaaS, PaaS and SaaS solutions
  • Extensive experience with Cloud technologies (Azure/AWS) (Minimum 3-5 years in Azure)
  • Extensive experience with Windows Server operating systems
  • Extensive enterprise-level Active Directory experience
  • Extensive experience with Powershell or other scripting languages
  • On-site attendance required
  • Computer-related degree or equivalent experience 


Ready to join thousands of talented team members who are making the dream of home ownership possible for more Americans? It’s all happening on UWM’s campus, where our award-winning workplace packs plenty of perks and amenities that keep the atmosphere buzzing with energy and excitement.


It’s no wonder that out of our six pillars, People Are Our Greatest Asset is number one. It’s at the very heart of how we treat each other, our clients and our community. Whether it’s providing elite client service or continuously striving to improve, our pillars provide a pathway to a more successful personal and professional life.


From the team member that holds a door open to the one that helps guide your career, you’ll feel the encouragement and support on day one. No matter your race, creed, gender, age, sexual orientation and ethnicity, you’ll be welcomed here. Accepted here. And empowered to Be You Here.


More reasons you’ll love working here include:

  • Paid Time Off (PTO) after just 30 days
  • Additional parental and maternity leave benefits after 12 months
  • Adoption reimbursement program
  • Paid volunteer hours
  • Paid training and career development
  • Medical, dental, vision and life insurance
  • 401k with employer match
  • Mortgage discount and area business discounts
  • Free membership to our large, state-of-the-art fitness center, including exercise classes such as yoga and Zumba, various sports leagues and a full-size basketball court
  • Wellness area, including an in-house primary-care physician’s office, full-time massage therapist and hair salon 
  • Gourmet cafeteria featuring homemade breakfast and lunch
  • Convenience store featuring healthy grab-and-go snacks
  • In-house Starbucks and Great Lakes Coffee Roasting Company
  • Indoor/outdoor café with Wi-Fi


All the above duties and responsibilities are essential job functions subject to reasonable accommodation and change. All job requirements listed indicate the minimum level of knowledge, skills and/or ability deemed necessary to perform the job proficiently. Team members may be required to perform other or different job-related duties as requested by their team lead, subject to reasonable accommodation. This document does not create an employment contract, implied or otherwise. Employment with UWM is "at-will." UWM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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