Version 1 | London

Microsoft Azure - Big data Architects & Developers

Department: Referrals & Talent Pool
Job Description

Due to our expansion plans, we are looking to hire experienced Microsoft Azure Big Data Consultants & Dev  Ops Engineers who can help us further develop our strong footing in the Azure Cloud consulting domain.

With a very strong projects pipeline for Qtr3/Qtr4 2019, Version 1 is seeking interest from experienced and junior level Microsoft Azure Consultant to join our Talent pool. We are looking for skills covering Databricks, Datalake, Data factory, machine learning, and AI. Some training available.

With increasingly vast seas of digital information, smart organisations can today do things that were up to now impossible; spot unseen business trends, prevent diseases, make our roads safer and so on. At Version 1 our Mission is to prove IT can make a real difference. We prove this every day and due to continued expansion, we’re searching for like-minded individuals to help us ‘take it to the next level’.

These are exciting opportunities as we grow our Business Intelligence and Analytics practice in large scale data solutions. You will join a team delivering a transformative cloud-hosted data platform for a key Version 1 customer. 

The ideal candidates will have a proven track record in implementing data ingestion and transformation pipelines for large scale organisations. We are seeking people with deep technical skills in a variety of technologies to play an important role in developing and delivering early proofs of concept and production implementation.

You will good experience in building solutions using a variety of open source tools a Microsoft Azure services and a proven track record in delivering high-quality work to tight deadlines.


  • Direct experience of building a data pipeline using Azure Data Factory and Apache Spark (preferably Databricks).
  • Ideally a Microsoft Azure Big Data Architecture certification.
  • Hands-on experience designing and delivering solutions using the Azure Data Analytics platform (Cortana Intelligence Platform) including Azure Storage, Azure SQL Data Warehouse, Azure Data Lake, Azure Cosmos DB, Azure Stream Analytics

This is an opportunity to join one of the biggest Big-Data Projects in the UK and join a growing Microsoft Azure Capability team. 

Roles will be based on customer sites. (Currently in Southampton). Roles are envisaged to be full time on-site. Expenses will be covered. London office/home base thereafter. Limited remote working also might be possible but should not be assumed. For more info please get in touch. Must have work permit due to timeframes.  

Additional Information

Suzanne Whelan,
Version 1 Talent Acquisition Team Manager
Tel: 00353872200625

We are an equal opportunities employer. Please refer to our Diversity & Inclusion statement on the website.

Please note: Version 1 has an internal recruitment team and does not accept agency candidates. If you want to join the team here at Version 1, get in touch with us directly!

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