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Azure Cloud DevOps

  • Location: London
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 24 days ago

  • Sector: Infrastructure
  • Contact: Tristan Walker
  • Contact Email: twalker@nrl.co.uk
  • Contact Phone: +441483467294
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 12 December 2021
  • Job Ref: 1038518
NRL are currently looking for an Azure Cloud DevOps to work with a client our ours based in London. The role is on an initial 12-month contract and will be a hybrid of on site and remote working.


Role Responsibilities:
  • Reviewing and understanding Requirements and Use Cases.
  • Reviewing and understanding business application data base structures
  • Defining the technical solution to deliver all required data to the business applications stack
  • Identifying long term Azure landscape roadmaps that delivers required services  with the solution roadmap to deliver user requirements
Role Requirements:
  • Professional experience working on Azure cloud platform with solid troubleshooting skills
  • Multiple examples of deploying Azure cloud services as a part of overall digital transformation programmes
  • Demonstrable experience with Microsoft Azure IaaS, PaaS, and SaaS services.
  • Demonstrable experience with Cloud Networking, Governance, BC/HA/DR, and Security.
  • Strong foundation in software development and configuration life cycles, experience with Azure DevOps, DevOps tools and processes, Terraform, Ansible, and other automation tools/platforms.
  • Knowledge of Microsoft CAF
  • Demonstrable experience of working to tight schedules and complex working environments.
  • Team player with the ability to work closely with peers and within dispersed project teams
  • Work experience with Azure CLI, PowerShell, ARM Templates and Terraform.
  • Work experience with Azure Networking, Identity Management, and Azure PaaS Services.
  • Work experience with Citrix, Citrix Workspace, Citrix on Azure
  • You hold certification(s) for Microsoft Azure Fundamentals, Azure Solution Architect Expert, or Microsoft Azure DevOps Engineer Expert.
  • Experience with deploying infrastructure applications through CI/CD pipeline.
  • Cloud monitoring Experience with Azure Monitor, Azure Log Analytics, and Application Insights.
  • Understanding of Azure DevOps configuration and management.
  • Experience with working with integrated teams requiring collaboration and customer relationships.
  • Detail-oriented, organised, self-motivated, and self-sufficient.
  • Strong business writing and verbal communication skills.
  • Document Management System expertise
  • Demonstrates collaborative behaviours and is customer oriented
  • Azure Platform as a Service (PaaS):- SQL DB, CosmosDB and ServiceBus. (Web Apps; Windows/Linux VMs; Azure Networking; SQL PaaS; Cosmos DB; Azure AD; Azure AD DS; Azure DNS; Storage Accounts; Key Vault)
  • Management of Azure services including administration, firewall access, RBAC implementation
  • Linux System Administration
  • Monitoring alerts and managing event resolution from Email, Azure Workspace and Nagios.
  • Experience in working with enterprise scale applications, API Gateways, high availability architectures, load balancing & disaster recovery
  • Knowledge of 3rd party Security products such as Checkpoint Cloud Guard, Cisco ASA, Azure WAF and Azure Security Centre
  • Knowledge of application and cloud security fundamentals
  • Good experience writing IaC Knowledge of PowerShell, Citrix, and virtualisation technologies, e.g. VMWare
  • Knowledge of Private cloud hosting solutions
  • Knowledge of modern infrastructure practices and delivering Automation
  • Proficient in provisioning with Terraform.
  • Proficient skill scripting in PowerShell.
  • Strong Linux/Windows and Web Stack Administration
  • Azure Automation
  • Version control e.g GitHub
  • Knowledge of Azure SQL databases
  • Microsoft Azure Operational and Monitoring tools; Log Analytics; Alerting; Azure Automation
  • Deployment orchestration and configuration management tools (Azure DevOps, Jenkins, Ansible Experience with Azure native logging & monitoring technologies.
  • Ability to Develop database backed applications.
  • Configuration management with at least one of Ansible, Chef, Puppet or Saltstack.
  • Experience managing multiple Azure accounts in an automated way
What’s in it for you:
  • Stable contract duration
  • Competitive hourly rate