Azure Architect

Azure Architect
Azure Architect
Home working + Occasional travel to Harrogate / York
Up to £75,000

Your new role
You will join a delivery team of forward-thinking and experienced individuals primarily focussed on building or migrating customer platforms to Azure and ensuring a successful handover for their ongoing operation and evolution.
The role will involve implementation support, mentoring and training of engineers, and working closely with customer-facing teams to continually evolve our services.

Work with the delivery team to understand and where appropriate migrate customer services to Azure, including technology selection, proof of concept, migration, and ongoing evolution.
Working in, or supporting, implementation teams on Azure migration projects and managed service onboarding. Technical support and mentoring for Azure migration and Managed Service opportunities.
Lead technical teams through the delivery of projects and/or into Managed Services.
Seeking out new technologies and features and introducing those that deliver additional value.
Presenting to customer, stakeholders and senior management, at an appropriate level for the audience, how technical solutions deliver business value.

Experience needed
Hands-on experience with a range of Azure services in production environments – primarily the compute, networking, storage, database, security and IAM, and management tools service groups.
Solid understanding of DevOps and related principles, and demonstrable experience with complex CI/CD implementations and IAC tools.
The ability to build and maintain strong relationships with stakeholders at all levels, both internally and externally.
Excellent presentation skills and ability to engage technical and non-technical audiences effectively.
Appropriate Microsoft certifications.
Proven experience of design and deployment of production solutions on Azure.
Capable and confident with complexity and the unfamiliar.
Focused on results and outcomes.
Inclusive leadership style.
Ability to receive constructive feedback and use it to develop and improve approach.

26 days holiday (+ 8 bank holidays)
Pension 4%/ 5% contribution
Share save scheme
Flexible holiday allowance – buy 10 days, sell 5 days if you choose to
Gym on site at Harrogate office
Early Friday finish 3.30pm
1 hour lunch break each day
Cycle to work scheme
Private health insurance and life assurance
Private medical after 2 years’ service
Free parking at the office
Training and Development opportunities
Recognition scheme – win £200 per month in the Extra Mile Award #4257070
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Job Type
Working Pattern
Flexible Working,Full-time
Technology & Internet Services
Up to £75,000

Talk to a consultant

Talk to Jonathan Walters, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Leeds
5th Floor, Broad Gate, 1 The Headrow

Telephone: 0113 200 3750