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Microsoft Azure Cloud Consultant - Contract

Department: Cloud & Infrastructure
Job Description

This role is for a dynamic and enthusiastic Microsoft Azure Cloud Consultant who enjoys working in a customer-facing environment. They will be a solid team player with strong communication skills who understands how to deliver excellence in technical solutions and projects. 

The successful candidate will be joining one of our clients on-site to work on projects and Azure support. 

Some of your responsibilities will be:

  • Architecting Microsoft Azure Solutions across multiple technologies such as Microsoft, Open Source and Oracle.
  • Supporting Azure operationally 
  • 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.
Qualifications

Essential criteria:

  • 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.
    Experience of supporting Azure 
  • Knowledge of PowerShell, Source Control, ARM templates, JSON, Bash and deployment automation.
Additional Information

Bradley Hall 
Version 1 Talent Acquisition Team

We are an equal opportunities employer. Please refer to our Diversity & Inclusion statement located at: 
https://www.version1.com/careers/culture/

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