Senior Azure Engineer (Gen AI)

Posting Date: Sep 3, 2023

Location: Lebanon, NJ, US

Company: New York Life Insurance Co

Location Designation: Hybrid 



When you join New York Life, you’re joining a company that values career development, collaboration, innovation, and inclusiveness. We want employees to feel proud about being part of a company that is committed to doing the right thing. You’ll have the opportunity to grow your career while developing personally and professionally through various resources and programs. New York Life is a relationship-based company and appreciates how both virtual and in-person interactions support our culture.



This role is hybrid: Only 3 days per quarter required in the office


Key Responsibilities

  • Design and implement core networking infrastructure, hybrid connectivity, application delivery services, and private access to Azure services 2.
  • Drive the planning and design of strategic initiatives that require architecture oversight and guidance.
  • Build solutions within an Agile environment with other engineers, developers and product owners to scope, develop, engineer, and provide support for one or more of the C4Es.
  • Develop and deploy Microsoft Azure OpenAI related solution services for several critical business functions.
  • Research, understand and apply existing, new, and emerging technologies and trends to determine their potential impact on technology domains.
  • Translate the enterprise's technology future-state architecture vision into principles, guidelines, standards, and patterns to ensure alignment with broader strategic goals.
  • Own and drive the Enterprise Architecture governance process and influence decision making for senior technology leaders by leveraging research and fact-based recommendations for various domains.



  • 5 or more years of experience in developing and integrating applications using relevant software architecture principles and patterns.
  • Real work experience in an enterprise corporation deploying:
    • Core network infrastructure
    • Hybrid connectivity
    • Application delivery services
    • Network Security
    • Terraform (a plus)
    • Azure Monitoring
  • Broad technical experience and understanding of multiple disciplines, including Hybrid Cloud architecture approaches, Azure IaaS, PaaS, container strategy, serverless compute, storage, migration approaches, FinOps, and Cloud automation.
  • Experience with automation and orchestration, infrastructure and operations, enterprise integration, application architecture, cybersecurity architecture with respect to Hybrid Cloud and external hosting best practice.
  • Experience in utilizing architectural frameworks and working with enterprise architecture tools.
  • Work experience in software engineering, software delivery and solution architecture.


Required Skills

  • Microsoft Certified: Azure Solutions Architect Expert Certifications (highly desired) 
  • Excellent Customer Service skills - Can convey complex and technical issues to diverse audiences, orally and in writing, in a manner that is easily understood, authoritative, and actionable for the business; actively listens to peers’ input.
  • Experience with automation and orchestration, infrastructure and operations, enterprise integration, application architecture, cybersecurity architecture with respect to Hybrid Cloud and external hosting best practice.
  • Collaborate effectively with other senior architects, support personnel and SN Managers within the organization.
  • Working experience delivering enterprise grade Azure solutions for large organizations
  • Experience in utilizing architectural frameworks and working with enterprise architecture tools.

SF: Li-CC1




Salary range: $132,500-$197,500 

Overtime eligible: Exempt 

Discretionary bonus eligible: Yes 

Sales bonus eligible: No 


Click here to learn more about our benefits. Starting salary is dependent upon several factors including previous work experience, specific industry experience, and/or skills required.



Recognized as one of Fortune’s World’s Most Admired Companies, New York Life is committed to improving local communities through a culture of employee giving and volunteerism, supported by the Foundation. We're proud that due to our mutuality, we operate in the best interests of our policy owners. We invite you to bring your talents to New York Life, so we can continue to help families and businesses “Be Good At Life.” To learn more, please visit LinkedIn, our Newsroom and the Careers page of

Job Requisition ID: 89191




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