Azure Cloud Architect

  • Permanent - salary negotiable
  • Remote working in Ireland
  • Leading international consultancy

This is a hands-on role that requires both excellent communication and technical skills, helping their customers drive technical strategy and delivery in the areas of Public Cloud, DevOps, and automation.

Key Responsibilities

  • Design and implement solutions within Azure, providing technical guidance to IT operations and developers.
  • Engage in senior management discussions with the client, and present the solutions from both a technical and business perspective.
  • Maintain company standards around multi Cloud Architecture and implementation, ensuring that we provide the best appropriate solution to our clients.
  • Define and implement migration strategies from on-premises to the Public Cloud.
  • Help customers on their journey towards maturity regarding Infrastructure as code, with assistance in designing, deploying and operationalising IAC within enterprise organisations.

Key Skills

  • Strong working knowledge of Azure and Cloud Native environments.
  • Good networking knowledge including software defined networking.
  • Experience in Cloud migrations, e.g. AWS to Azure, on prem to Azure, etc.
  • Experienced with both Linux and Windows systems operation and administration.
  • Automation: experienced in any of Python/Ruby/Bash/PowerShell or similar.
  • Programming languages: proficient in any of Java/.NET/Go or similar.
  • Experienced around designing resilient Cloud architectures, e.g. auto scaling, multi region deployment, etc.
  • Extensive experience in the use of infrastructure as code tools such as Terraform, Ansible, Packer, etc.
  • Knowledge in Kubernetes, ECS & EKS configuration, implementation, monitoring and operations.
  • Experience designing CI/CD solutions in Azure Devops or similar.
  • Experience with databases, both relational (MSSQL, MySQL, PostgreSQL) and NoSQL (DynamoDB, CosmosDB, etc).
  • Strong Communication skills. Fluent English.
  • Strong Presentation skills: Ability to perform a Presales function, presenting to large customer groups, and an ability to host and drive customer workshops.
  • Experience with securing Azure environments in the area of identity & access management, threat detection, infrastructure protection, compliance & data protection. 

Desirable Skills

  • AWS skills and experience
  • Experience with the VMware suite, in particular Vsphere, NSX, and vRealize.


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