Senior Azure Engineer

A brilliant opportunity for a Senior Azure Engineer who has a strong background in mentoring junior Developers while building applications using React in an agile environment, to join an industry-leading software house in Milton Keynes.

This role offers the chance to lead a team spearheading user-centered design and iterative development,  while delivering cutting-edge software solutions.

A brilliant opportunity for a Senior Azure Engineer who has a strong cloud engineering background to join an industry-leading software house in Milton Keynes to manage and maintain virtualised infrastructure within Azure.

Location: Milton Keynes, hybrid working

Salary: Circa £65,000 + benefits

Requirements for Senior Azure Engineer:

  • Excellent technical skills
    • Confident, friendly, with a desire to offer an excellent customer experience
    • Proficiency in managing virtualised infrastructure in the cloud
  • Strong commercial experience in cloud computing with a focus on Microsoft Azure
  • Good working knowledge of writing, handling, and validating Terraform
  • Proficiency with Ansible, including writing and maintaining playbooks
  • Cloud security and connectivity (vNET, DNS, firewalls, VPN)
  • Understanding of common security issues in a virtualised setting
  • Organised with excellent attention-to-detail
  • It would be beneficial if you have Microsoft Azure certification and are familiar with other cloud platforms such as AWS and GCP

Responsibilities for Senior Azure Engineer:

  • Manage and maintain virtualised infrastructure within Azure
  • Develop and implement automation strategies for cloud infrastructure
  • Oversee the transition of customer systems from on-premise to cloud-hosted services
  • Ensure consistency, robustness, and efficiency in service delivery
  • Support the migration process for new customers, including onboarding and integration
  • Monitor and optimise performance for approximately 60 hosted customers
  • Collaborate with the R&D team to innovate and enhance cloud hosting solutions
  • Ensure security and compliance within the cloud environment
  • Stay up-to-date with the latest Azure technologies and best practices
  • Provide technical guidance and support to the team and customers
  • Think holistically to make continuous improvements in cloud service offerings

What this offers:

  • Working for a company that values work-life balance
  • A wealth of career progression opportunities – this is a fast-growing company and career opportunities are in abundance


If you would like to apply for this unique Cloud Engineering opportunity, we would love to hear from you. Please send an up-to-date CV via the relevant link.

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