AZURE CLOUD ENGINEER

Overview

  • Responsible for the development and maintenance of a Cloud Platform built on Microsoft Azure
  • Provide Cloud infrastructure and automation to enable application teams to develop software and solutions based on Cloud technologies
  • Develop and maintain Cloud automation templates (ARM), best practices, processes, and guidelines to ensure that the Cloud Platform is reliable, secure and compliant

Responsibilities

  • Administer system services in the Cloud. Validate business requirements and determine architecture design based on security policies.
  • Oversee and take part in automation, continuous deployment, build, and configuration management efforts
  • Perform business analysis of infrastructure services including but not limited to: operational performance, operation problems, design and prototypes of current and emerging technology
  • Work closely with other Digital/IT departments (ie. Developers, Network Services, EHD, PC Support, Security, etc.) to resolve issues quickly and efficiently.
  • Hands on management and maintenance of Cloud Services, including compute, storage, network, identity and security.
  • Ability to create detailed runbooks and operational guides for cloud hosted services.
  • Ability to use a wide variety of technologies and tools related to Automation Functionality
  • Ability to script and read code (PowerShell, Python, .NET)
  • Develop and maintain system documentation throughout the lifecycle of the system.
  • Define and implement procedures to track configuration changes.
  • Create and maintain architectural and operations documentation.
  • Manage system inventory.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or related field and/or University graduate work and thinking level
  • 8+ Years work experience
  • Preference will be given to candidates that have extended experience designing, and migrating cloud-based solutions that vary in size and complexity which are based on Microsoft Azure
  • Preference will be given to those candidates that have attained either the MCSA: Cloud Platform, MCSE: Cloud Platform and Infrastructure, Togaf 9.x or other Azure related certification (exam 70-532, 70-535, 70-533)
  • 3 to 5+ years of relevant experience in architecting, designing and implementing Microsoft Azure private, public and hybrid cloud-based solutions
  • 3+ years of experience in migrating on premise workloads to the Microsoft Azure cloud
  • 3+ years of DevOps, PowerShell and Agile/Scrum Experience (Cloud automation and Cloud self-service)
  • Broad understanding of cloud computing technologies, business drivers, and emerging computing trends
  • Experience in requirements gathering & business analyst skills
  • Excellent interpersonal, written and oral communication skills
  • The ideal candidate is exceptionally talented, innovative, has a strong passion for technology and is ready to flourish in a fast paced, high growth market
  • Knowledge and experience in a continuous delivery environment (Version Control + Test + Build + Release)
  • Effective learning skills, ability to work well in a team environment and strong problem-solving skills are also critical to success in the role
  • Fluent in English but Dutch is preferred
  • Living in the Netherlands

 Your personality:

  • Energetic, result driven and target oriented personality
  • Excellent communicator and natural networker
  • Team player but comfortable operating solo
  • Motivated, proactive, accurate, organized and reliable
  • Takes ownership and clear “get-it-done” mentality

 

Email us at wannabe@portera.nl