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Microsoft Azure Cloud Engineer

Department: Digital Development & Architecture


Company Description

We pledge "to prove IT can make a real difference to our customer's businesses". We work hard to ensure we understand what our customers need from their technology solutions and then we deliver.

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

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

As a Microsoft Azure Cloud Engineer, you will join an expanding team with a broad range of enterprise scale customers and projects.  You’ll have experience in interacting with customers implementing DevOps projects aligned with industry best practices.

Key Duties & Responsibilities 

  • Responding to Cloud team tickets and troubleshooting Azure issues 
  • Implementation of Azure best practice architecture over IaaS, PaaS and SaaS infrastructures. 
  • Performance Testing framework implementation 
  • Azure scaling  
  • Production Support (including out of hours support) 
  • Release Management 
  • Operational enhancements (build and release pipelines, Azure infrastructure, monitoring) 
  • Azure Kubernetes Service strategic infrastructure 
  • Identification, ownership and implementation of Continuous Service Improvements (CSIs) to improve team efficiency, streamline operation and reduce customer costs. 
  • Experience of Azure CI/CD YAML Pipelines
  • Understanding of Azure API Management  
  • Infrastructure as Code experience  
  • Experience of Microsoft Power Platform or other low code solutions 
  • Azure Active Directory, Policies and security experience. Kubernetes and Docker experience  
  • Azure DevOps experience 
  • Microsoft Certifications preferable but not essential – The role is ideal for someone wishing to gain a wide range of Microsoft cloud certifications. 
  • Experience in .Net, Python, Helm, SaFE, Jira, Confluence would be preferable but not essential. 
Additional Information

Before you apply, here are some of our benefits. We offer profit share, pension, private medical, flexible working policy and more. We offer incentives for accreditations and educational assistance for courses relevant to your role.

We offer employee recognition in the form of Excellence Awards and V1Ps which is awarded by your peers. Engagement is incredibly important with local engagement teams driving our engagement events!

Wired to Deliver

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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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Strong core values, a culture of trust and empowerment, and a vision for success position Version 1 as a top employer across the UK, Ireland and India. If you are seeking a fair workplace in which recognition is based on merits, and career pathways are based on skills, then we could be a fit for you.

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