Azure Lead (Contract)

London - London

£600 - £700   Extensions Likely

Azure Engineer (Lead Role) - CONTRACT ROLE

  • 50% home working and 50% in office (Victoria)
  • Inside IR35
  • £600-700 per day depending on experience
  • 6 months at least (but might offer 3 month initial)

Senior position here where you will be looking after our client's Azure estate running 350+ services along with mentoring the Azure Infrastructure / Cloud team.

Our client have recently been through an Azure cloud migration programme from their on-prem co-lo to now being 100% in Azure. The next step is to move IaaS features to utilising the cloud native / Azure application layer services.

These are some of the areas / you will be working on but you do not need experience in all of these area, but instead is a bit of a wish list...

  • Line management of other Infrastructure and DevOps engineers
  • Team work prioritisation and management
  • Create patterns and infrastructure templates that can be consumed/adapted by development teams
  • Significant experience with Azure Compute services - IaaS, PaaS, vertical / horizontal scaling
  • Experience with Azure Compute PaaS services - App Service, AKS, Service Bus, Event Grid, Functions etc.
  • Experience with Azure SQL services - IaaS, PaaS (Azure Database, Managed Instance, Elastic Pools etc.)
  • Windows Server / Linux management and patching
  • Terraform / Infrastructure as Code (IAC)
  • Automation / Configuration Management - PowerShell DSC / Ansible / Chef / SALT
  • GIT Source control
  • Atlassian JIRA / Confluence
  • Azure DevOps - deployment by pipelines
  • Observability using Azure Monitor, Log Analytics and Kusto query language, Sentinel, Application Insights. Visualisation using tools such as Grafana.
  • Security Awareness
  • Azure ASR / Backup / Availability Zones / Multi Region DR
  • Azure Cost Management
  • Azure AAD / SSO Integration / Group Policies
  • DNS, SSL, Certificate Management

Our client really are building out the most cutting edge Azure and Cloudflare architectures so this is the very best time to be joining.

This a brilliant opportunity to join a company that's on a really exciting technology transformation with multiple big, innovative projects at an international business with a well-known name in the financial space. If this sounds like the role for you, please apply and I'll be in touch!

Azure Engineer (Lead Role) - Cloud/DevOps - Financial Services

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Updated: Wed Jan 05 2022 17:35:05 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time)