Version 1 | Dublin

Senior Azure Architect

Department: Cloud & Infrastructure
Job Description

Your main responsibilities will be:

  • Architecting Microsoft Azure Platform Solutions
  • 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.

 You will have:

  • Direct experience of enterprise solution shaping and Microsoft Azure Cloud deployment architecture development including excellent documentation skills.
  • Experience of setting up, deploying and managing multiple environments to support agile development approaches.
  • Possession of Microsoft Azure certifications.
  • It is essential that you have strong, in-depth and demonstrable hands-on experience with the following technologies:
    • Microsoft Azure and its relevant build, deployment, automation, networking and security technologies in cloud and hybrid environments.
    • Microsoft Azure Platform as a Service products such as Azure SQL, WebApps, AppServices, Azure App Service Fabric, App Service Environment & Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
    • Deloyment orchestration and configuration management tools (Azure DevOps, Jenkins, Ansible, Terraform).
    • 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.
  • It is highly desirable that you have good knowledge and understanding of the following platforms and their deployment:
    • 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
    • Knowledge of Linux and Windows Virtual Machines
  • Any experience of working in highly dynamic teams using agile methodologies under demanding timescales.
  • Experience of collaborating and knowledge transfer to mixed
Additional Information

Leon Cunningham
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