Version 1 | London

Azure Platform Engineer

Department: Cloud & Infrastructure
Job Description

This is an exciting opportunity for a highly experienced Azure Platform Engineer. You will join a team delivering transformative Microsoft Cloud services for key Version 1 customers.

Your main responsibilities will be:

  • Architecting Microsoft Azure Solutions across multiple technologies such as Microsoft, Open Source and Oracle.
  • Implementation and Delivery of Microsoft Azure projects.
  • Providing Microsoft Azure architecture collaboration with other Version 1 technical teams such as ERP, Oracle, Digital and Software Asset Management.
  • Business Development and Technical Pre-Sales for key Version 1 customers.
  • Documentation of solutions (e.g. architecture, configuration and setup).
  • Working within a project management/agile delivery methodology in a leading role as part of a wider team.
  • Provide effective knowledge transfer and upskilling to relevant customer personnel to ensure an appropriate level of future self-sufficiency.
  • Transition of projects to Version 1 Managed Services teams.

Growing team, potential to develop your career in a technical route or a line management route

Qualifications

Essential criteria:

  • Eligible for SC
  • Direct experience of enterprise solution shaping and Microsoft Azure Cloud deployment architecture development including excellent documentation skills
  • Microsoft Azure and its relevant build, deployment, automation, networking, and security technologies in cloud and hybrid environments.
  •  Understanding of Microsoft Identity and Access Management products such as Azure AD, ADFS, Azure AD Connect, Conditional Access, Azure AD Proxy, SAML and Active Directory Domain Services.
  •  Experienced in the design and delivery of enterprise-level Highly Available solutions.
  • Knowledge of PowerShell, Source Control, ARM templates, JSON, Bash and deployment automation.

Preferred criteria:

  • Microsoft Azure Platform as a Service product such as Azure SQL, WebApps, AppServices, Azure App Service Fabric, App Service Environment & Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Deployment orchestration and configuration management tools (Azure DevOps, Jenkins, Chef, Puppet, Terraform, Kubernetes).
  •  Office 365 products such as Exchange Online, SharePoint Online, Skype for Business Online
  • EM+S products such as Intune, Azure Rights Management and Cloud App Security
  • Microsoft Azure Operational and Monitoring tools
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Azure and 3rd party Security products such as, Checkpoint, Fortigate, Cisco ASA, Azure NSG, Azure WAF and Azure Security Centre
  • Agile methodology experience
Additional Information

This role can be based in Edinburgh, Knutsford near Manchester, Redditch near Birmingham, Kent or London. 

Bradley Hall 
Version 1 Talent Acquisition Team

We are an equal opportunities employer. Please refer to our Diversity & Inclusion statement located at: 
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