Our Bristol based Software consultancy client are looking for experienced Azure Cloud Engineers cross the UK. As a leading government software provider, this company has gone from strength to strength over the last few years with their involvement in innovative Agile technology government programmes.
As an integral part of the team, you will deal with all members of the company’s internal software development and support team. You be required to work alongside their Senior Management Team.
Externally you will liaise with customers, including several local authorities, suppliers and service providers. You will deal with customers face to face (when allowed due to Covid-19), by telephone, Teams, WebEx, as well as in written communication form. You will be required to attend customer sites throughout Europe.
Using own initiative, you will work in volumes and prioritise your work load. You will report any issues to senior management and comply to the Data Protection Act 2018, which is the UK’s implementation of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).
You will primarily be managing and supporting customer environments in Microsoft Azure cloud, VMs within Azure and maintaining Cloud network.
You will be defining Cloud strategy and developing Cloud migration plans, whilst resolve issues that arise during integration/system deployments.
/In addition, you will be identify tools needed to monitor custom solutions put in place by Solution Architects and Implementation Engineers.
Analyse logs and error messages to determine source of issue
The ideal candidates will have good knowledge of Agile methodology and will have been an IT professional for at least 5 + years of experience as a full time IT professional.
Ideally with 3+ years’ experience implementing Azure Cloud
Ideally with 2+ Years’ experience working with Unix/Linux/Windows Platforms
Ideally with 2+ Years exposure with VMware Virtualization
Microsoft Azure Certification (MCSE: Cloud Platform and Infrastructure or equivalent preferable)
Hands on experience using the Azure administration portal
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Math or Engineering preferable
Demonstrable experience deploying enterprise workloads to Azure
Knowledge of at least one other cloud hosting solution in addition to Azure (e.g., Google, AWS, Helion Cloud, SoftLayer).
Experience with Backup and Recovery Solutions
Knowledge security and compliance controls
Comfortable with web technologies including HTTPS, SSL/TLS, and REST
Working experience with monitoring and notification systems
Familiar with Continuous Delivery pipelines
Experience designing and supporting enterprise core services as well as cloud deployments of these services
Extensive knowledge of the Microsoft Enterprise software products and services
Business Continuity or Disaster Recovery planning experience, a plus
Ability to communicate effectively in verbal and written forms to address both technical and consultative audiences.
Excellent analytical skills
Good interpersonal skills, able to interact and collaborate effectively, to support colleagues and to deal with customers, to become a trusted advisor to our clients.
Strong organisational skills with the ability to manage tasks simultaneously.
Able to deliver to deadlines and under sudden pressure, maintaining accuracy and attention to detail.
Able to work independently, but with flexibility, and remain part of the team.
A passion for technology
A desire to learn and continually develop
ATTITUDE & PERSONAL ATTRIBUTES
Must have the right attitude, these listed are only examples and should be adjusted and enhanced as required.
A desire to improve, a work ethic that delivers on time, slightly exceeding expectations. The drive to succeed and help the business achieve its goals. A determined person who has a “can do”, self-motivating mindset.
Is on time all the time.
Demonstrably bright and intelligent, this is not just about education or qualifications it is an inquisitive mindset to find out and make a difference.
Enthusiastic and positive in how they approach the work they do and influence others around them positively.
Respect up, down, left and right with colleagues and customers alike.
The right attitude can never be compromised on, someone with the right attitude is mandatory, we might be able to compromise on the Skills, Experience or Knowledge for a role, but never on this section.
Creative approach to problem-solving with the ability to focus on details while maintaining the “big picture” view.
To ensure profitability of the company and to ensure that all work undertaken is delivered within or under budget improving Agile Applications margins.
Our clients are offering a salary £35k to £45k depending on attitude, experience, skills and knowledge.
The role will be fully supported remotely, with monthly or quarterly company meetings, once restrictions are lifted.
If you have the aforementioned skills, please call Clare Golding on 07799 886594 or email your CV to prompt a call back.