Azure Cloud Engineer

Posted 17 May 2024
Salary £55000 - £60000 per annum
Job type Permanent
Discipline Infrastructure ​
Contact NameZak Jones

Job description

Job Title: Azure Cloud Engineer
Location: Northampton, UK (70% remote)
Salary: Up to £60,000 + Bonus

Are you a skilled Cloud Engineer with a passion for Azure and a talent for automating infrastructure using Terraform and PowerShell? Do you thrive in a dynamic environment where your expertise in Azure DevOps and infrastructure management can shine?

Key Skills:
  • Azure
  • Containerisation i.e. Docker
  • Terraform
  • Azure DevOps
  • PowerShell
  • General Infrastructure expereince

Position Overview:
As a Cloud Engineer specialising in Azure, you will play a pivotal role in the cloud infrastructure solutions for our clients. Leveraging your expertise in Azure, Terraform, PowerShell, and Azure DevOps, you will design robust and scalable cloud environments. This is an exciting opportunity to work on diverse projects, collaborate with talented professionals, and make a meaningful impact in the rapidly evolving world of cloud technology.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Design, deploy, and manage Azure-based cloud infrastructure solutions according to best practices and client requirements.
  • Develop and maintain automation scripts using Terraform and PowerShell to streamline provisioning, configuration, and deployment processes.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to assess project requirements, provide technical expertise, and deliver innovative solutions.
  • Implement and maintain CI/CD pipelines using Azure DevOps to automate build, test, and deployment workflows.
  • Monitor, optimise, and troubleshoot cloud infrastructure to ensure performance, reliability, and security.
  • Stay updated on the latest trends and advancements in cloud technology, continuously enhancing your skills and knowledge.

  • Proven experience as a Cloud Engineer with a focus on Azure infrastructure.
  • Strong proficiency in Terraform and PowerShell for infrastructure automation.
  • Working with containerisation i.e. Docker.
  • Hands-on experience with Azure DevOps for CI/CD pipeline configuration and management.
  • Solid understanding of cloud networking, security, and identity management concepts.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills with a keen attention to detail.
  • Effective communication and collaboration skills, with the ability to work well in a team environment.
  • Azure certifications (e.g., AZ-900, AZ-104, AZ-400) preferred but not required.

  • Comprehensive benefits package including bonus, healthcare, pension, and more.
  • Opportunities for professional development and career advancement.
  • Dynamic and collaborative work environment with a focus on innovation.
  • Flexible work arrangements and remote work options.