Azure Cloud Engineer

Posted 02 July 2024
Salary £55000 - £65000 per annum
LocationNewcastle upon Tyne
Job type Permanent
Discipline Infrastructure ​
Contact NameHolly Blaylock

Job description

Role: Azure Cloud Engineer
Location: Fully remote (UK)
Salary: Up to 65k DOE

I am looking for an Azure Cloud Engineer for a fantastic Managed Service Provider! This role is fully remote, and the client is based in Birmingham. This is a fantastic opportunity for a seasoned Cloud Engineer who is experienced working with the Microsoft Tech Stack to join a company that is going to push for progression!

Key Skills:
  • Azure
  • VMWare
  • Microsoft Tech Stack
  • Managed Service Provider

Key Responsibilities:
  • Design and implement secure and scalable Azure infrastructure solutions, leveraging infrastructure as a service (IaaS) and platform as a service (PaaS) offerings.
  • Migrate existing on-premises workloads (including VMware) to the Azure cloud, ensuring a smooth and seamless transition.
  • Manage and optimize Azure resources, including virtual machines, storage, networking, and security services.
  • Automate infrastructure provisioning and management using tools like Azure Resource Manager (ARM) templates.
  • Configure and manage Azure Active Directory (AAD) for secure access and identity management.
  • Provide ongoing support and troubleshooting for Azure deployments, ensuring optimal performance and uptime.
  • Collaborate with internal teams (e.g., network engineers) and external clients to understand their needs and deliver tailored solutions.
  • Stay up-to-date with the latest advancements in Azure technologies and best practices.

To be successful in this role, you'll possess:
  • A minimum of 5 years of experience as an Azure Cloud Engineer or a similar role.
  • Strong understanding of Azure IaaS and PaaS services, including virtual machines, storage, networking, and security.
  • Experience with Azure Active Directory and identity management.
  • Experience with Microsoft technologies (e.g., Windows Server, Active Directory) is a plus.
  • Experience with VMware technologies is highly desirable.
  • Proficiency in scripting languages like PowerShell is a plus.
  • Excellent communication, collaboration, and problem-solving skills.
  • A passion for learning and staying current with evolving cloud technologies.
  • Azure certifications (AZ) are desirable

This role offers a competitive salary of up to £65k and a benefits package, along with the flexibility and freedom of a fully remote work environment!

Please note this role is not accepting applicants from outside of the UK and does not offer sponsorship. If you are deemed suitable for the role, someone will be in contact with you.