Version 1 Dublin

Azure DevOps Consultant

Department: Digital Development & Architecture


Leon Cunningham

Company Description

We are an award-winning company who provide world-class customer service; we think big and we hire great people. Here at Version 1 we are more than just another IT services company we are leaders in implementing and supporting Oracle, Microsoft and AWS technologies.

We are 1400 strong across Ireland, the United Kingdom and India. Invest in us and we’ll invest in you; if you are driven, committed and up for a challenge, we want to meet you.

Job Description

Before I go into the details of our Senior Azure DevOps Engineer needs here are some of the benefits. We offer profit share, pension, private medical, flexible working policy and more. We offer incentives for accreditations and educational assistance for course relevant to your role. We offer employee recognition in the form of Excellence Awards and V1Ps which are awarded by your peers. Engagement is incredibly important with local engagement teams driving our engagement events!

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Designing, building, test and run significant components within a modern digital service platform.
  • A focus on automation of component deployment will be required.
  • Producing designs that are scalable, resilient, efficient, secure, cost-effective and minimise lock-in. 
  • Contributing to technical decisions and direction in a collaborative team environment, including architecture, estimation, product planning, user story/requirement creation.
  • Implementing modern Continuous Delivery processes for releasing software to production. 
  • Applying industry best practices and patterns across infrastructure and application components e.g. security, elasticity, performance.
  • Using public cloud platform(s) to solve business problems (Azure, GCP is a desirable).
  • Applying configuration management, infrastructure provisioning and container orchestration tooling to solve business problems. 

Essential criteria:

  • Azure Cloud Ops & build pipeline Azure Networking (vNets, firewalls AZLB’s etc.)
  • Azure Components (AKS, ACR, Key Vault, App Gateway, Azure SQL, API Manager)
  • Azure Devops (pipelines, repos, releases etc.)
  • Hashicorp Terraform
  • Ansible
  • Monitoring (Azure monitor, App Insights, Log Analytics and Dynatrace)
  • Ideally exposure to (data Center) Migration Projects
  • Desirable Exposure to Node.
  • JS based micro services using RESTful and gRPC comms,


  • Knowledge of other cloud platforms such as AWS, Oracle, GCP
  • Application Gateway
  •  Azure WAF
  •  Azure Front door
  • Azure CDN
  • S2S connectivity, including Expressroute
  • Designing Virtual network
  • VNET integration
  • Private Endpoints
  • Experience managing (Next Generation) Firewalls (e.g. Fortinet Fortigate, Palo Alto, Checkpoint, etc)
Additional Information

Leon Cunningham

Version 1 Talent Acquisition Team

Wired to Deliver

Every decision we make is governed by six core values. They are simply stated, non-negotiable and ever present.

Honesty and Integrity
Telling customers what they need to hear – not what they want to hear.
Personal Commitment
Being accountable and keeping commitments
No Ego
Having an open, helpful and ‘No Job Too Small’ attitude.
Customer First
Actively seeking customer feedback to understand your business.
Good enough is never our objective. We solve tough problems and make innovative suggestions.
Our customers are accustomed to working with driven, results focused Version 1 people.
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Our DNA provides a clear understanding of our Strength in Balance; who we are and what truly makes Version 1 a great place to work, including our Mission, our Vision, The Version 1 Difference and our Core Values.

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