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Cloud Architect - Azure - Outside IR35

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  • Sector:

    Cloud, Infrastructure and Services

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  • Job functions:

    Digital Transformation, Cloud Transformation, Cloud Architect, Technical Architect, Infrastructure Architect, Digital Architect, Azure Devops Engineer

  • Salary:

    £550 - £650 per day + Outside IR35

  • Contact:

    Henry Brownlow

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  • Published:

    16 days ago

  • Duration:

    6 months

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Azure Cloud Architect - Outside IR35 - Fully remote - 6 month initial contract - £550 to £650 per day

La Fosse Associates are currently looking for an Azure Architect to join an end clients Senior Technology team on a contract basis. The Azure Architect will be helping to deliver a services migration from on-premise to Azure (currently in the early stages). The Azure Architect will give expert guidance in the preparation and sequencing of a move to IAAS/PAAS/SAAS services in cloud. This will include establishing target architecture, infosec, cloud networking and costs estimates.

Key requirements:

  • Review of current Azure architecture and live services
  • Advice on set-up, improvement, security, IAM, networking, costs control
  • Liaison with the (several) third party suppliers, including Microsoft and Avanade
  • Lead on sequencing of migration and moves
  • Working with the business to assess user needs


  • Hands-on experience working with Data Centre Migration to cloud.
  • Expertise in defining Enterprise Cloud Integration roadmaps, integration patterns, cloud-based services
  • Prior expertise in in Technical / Solution Architecture in Azure
  • Good understanding of Data Integration challenges
  • Experience of making judicious, well-founded decisions on sequencing, risk mitigation and costs planning against VM/PAAS/SAAS options
  • Close working relationship with Microsoft
  • Up-to-date Azure certifications