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Senior Azure Engineer

  • Location:

    England

  • Sector:

    Cloud, Infrastructure and Services

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Job functions:

    Infrastructure Engineer

  • Salary:

    Up to £69000 per annum + Remote Working

  • Contact:

    Anya Losyk

  • Contact email:

    anya.losyk@lafosse.com

  • Job ref:

    80237_1657123296

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    2022-08-17

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

Role: Senior Azure Engineer
Salary: Up to £69,000
Location: Remote Working - potential candidates have to be UK based

Essential Skilset Required:

  • Strong experience managing the implementation of large complex cloud and hybrid enterprise solutions, including configuring, maintaining, and troubleshooting Azure-based production systems using the Azure portal, Cloud Shell, Azure PowerShell, CLI, and ARM templates.
  • Participation in disaster recovery / business continuity design, testing, and invocation.
  • A proven record of successful migration from traditional on-premise IT infrastructure to Azure delivering cost savings and other key improvements.
  • Ability to analyse and translate user requirements into technical solutions.
  • Significant experience using infrastructure as a code tools and instilling a culture of automation including creating and scaling virtual machines.
  • Creating and reviewing High Level Designs (HLD's) and Low-Level Designs (LLD's).
  • Mentoring colleagues on technical and nontechnical cloud concepts
  • Experience with end-to-end migration projects (with Azure preffered)
  • Deep knowledge of managing network traffic, subscriptions, accounts, users, groups, and billing within Azure.
  • Through knowledge of the Azure platform - IaaS / PaaS / SaaS - and able to review existing Azure environments and align to best practice.
  • Knowledge of Azure capabilities and how to map these to business requirements.
  • Strong knowledge of Microsoft identity management - Active Directory, Azure Active Directory, and Azure AD Connect. Knowledge of Azure cost management design principles, monitoring, and optimisation.
  • Excellent PowerShell scripting skills for monitoring and tasks automation.
  • Good understanding of CI/CD using technologies, such as Ansible, Jenkins, Travis, Octopus, and Terraform.
  • Deep understanding of Azure Services such as App Service, API Management, Event Hub, Service Bus, Azure Spring Cloud, Key Vault, and Azure Monitor.
  • Good understanding of load balancers, DNS, virtual networks, and firewalls in Azure environments.
  • One or more relevant Microsoft Azure certifications.