Version 1 London, Birmingham, Manchester, Newcastle upon Tyne, Edinburgh, Belfast

Department: Digital, Data & Cloud

Job Description

Senior Azure Platform Consultant




Would you like to the opportunity to expand your skillset across a diversity of project work, including design, deployment and utilising cutting edge technology?

How about if you worked with an Innovation Partner of the Year Winner (2023 Oracle EMEA Partner Awards), Global Microsoft Modernising Applications Partner of the Year (2023) and AWS Collaboration Partner of the Year (2023) who would give you the opportunity to undertake accreditations and educational assistance for courses relevant to your role?

Here at Version 1, we are currently in the market for experienced Senior Azure Platform Consultant to join our growing Digital, Data & Cloud Practice.

You will have the opportunity to work with the latest technology and worked on projects across a multiplicity of sectors and industries.

Senior Azure Platform Consultant

Job Description

You will:

  • Work with customers and Version 1 colleagues delivering high quality solutions on Microsoft Azure
  • Engage with customers to understand requirements and identify solutions and opportunities.
  • Use DevOps processes and tooling for the delivery of IaaS and PaaS services using Infrastructure as Code (IaC)
  • Produce and contribute to high quality documentation.

All of this will be done with the support and collaboration of our Cloud Platform Team; and we would like you to contribute to technical decisions and team development initiatives in our collaborative environment.


You will have experience in:

  • Leading on technical designs based on customer requirements, communicating to both technical and non-technical audiences. (Essential)
  • Delivery of Azure technologies and solutions that are highly available, high performing, and secure, according to best practices noted in the Cloud Adoption Framework and Well Architected Framework. (Essential)
  • Working with Cloud native solutions and services. (Essential)
  • Network and security solutions and services. (Essential)
  • Using DevOps and IaC tooling.
  • Identifying solutions for Cloud deployments
  • Identifying project issues or blockers and take the lead in resolution.
  • Being passionate about continual learning and development to keep track of emerging technologies.
  • Having good commercial awareness and be able to articulate the commercial impacts of technical challenges and opportunities.

Additional Information

Why Version 1?

Strong Career Progression & mentorship coaching through our Strength in Balance and leadership schemes with a dedicated quarterly Pathways Career Development review.

A large training budget for accreditations and educational assistance for courses relevant to your role.

Version 1 Annual Excellence Awards & our ‘Call-Out’ platform where performance is called out and recognised.

Moments that matter & our enhanced maternity & paternity leave policies for life’s journey.

Our active ESG & CSR initiative allows you to get involved in local fundraising and development opportunities as part of fostering our diversity, inclusion, and belonging schemes.

  • Quarterly performance-related profit share
  • Certified Great Place to Work for 10 years in a row
  • Flexible mix of Remote/Hybrid working options
  • Pension, Private Healthcare Cover, Life Assurance

This is an opportunity to join one of the fastest-growing Oracle ERP Consultancies in Ireland & the UK.

PLUS, many more exciting benefits… drop us a note to find out more.

Please note that you must have the legal right to live and work in the United Kingdom and you must be eligible for Security clearance. To be eligible you need to have lived in the UK for last 5 years.

This is a full-time permanent role.

Location: This role can be delivered in a hybrid nature from one of these offices :Belfast, Birmingham, Manchester, Newcastle, Edinburgh, or London and also some occasional client site travel. Expenses will be covered.

Ashley Billington, Talent Acquisition Capability Partner



We are an equal opportunities employer. Please refer to our Diversity & Inclusion statement located at: Diversity, Inclusion & Belonging | Version 1 Careers

Please note: We have an internal recruitment team and do not accept agency candidates. If you want to join the team here at Version 1, get in touch with us directly!

Company Description

Version 1 has celebrated over 26 years in Technology Services and continues to be trusted by global brands to deliver solutions that drive customer success. Version 1 has several strategic technology partners including Microsoft, AWS, Oracle, Red Hat, OutSystems and Snowflake. We’re also an award-winning employer reflecting how employees are at the heart of Version 1.

We’ve been awarded: Innovation Partner of the Year Winner 2023 Oracle EMEA Partner Awards, Global Microsoft Modernising Applications Partner of the Year Award 2023, AWS Collaboration Partner of the Year - EMEA 2023 and Best Workplaces for Women by Great Place to Work in UK and Ireland 2023.

As a consultancy and service provider, Version 1 is a digital-first environment, and we do things differently. We’re focused on our core values; using these we’ve seen significant growth across our practices and our Digital, Data and Cloud team is preparing for the next phase of expansion. This creates new opportunities for driven and skilled individuals to join one of the fastest-growing consultancies globally.

  • UK & Ireland’s premier Oracle, Microsoft & AWS partner
  • Market leader in Oracle ERP and Cloud Applications
  • Consulting, implementation, and support services
  • 3200+ strong, €347m/£302m revenue business
  • ERP Partner of the Year & 10 years as GPTW to work in Ireland & UK  
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