Azure Cloud Architect (contract)

  • 6 month + rolling contract
  • Rates based on exp (€550 - €700 per day)
  • Remote - anywhere in UK or Ireland
  • Enterprise Azure projects

Our client is one of the top IT services providers in Ireland, working with some of the most well known enterprise customers across the private and public sector. Employing several hundred people up and down the country, they are regarded as one of the best in the business. 

In this position you will be apart of a leading Azure cloud services team where you will have experience in interacting with customers, designing solutions, and owning delivery of projects from beginning to end.
Ideally you will have 5+ years experience in a customer facing project role delivering solutions in Azure.  You will work with customers to identify optimum solutions, developing foundational design, planning migrations, implementing best practices, using Infrastructure as Code and CI/CD pipelines where applicable, and delivery of applications to public cloud services.

You will have a broad range of experience of both IaaS and PaaS services in public cloud environments including knowledge of best practice configuration and security.  

You have working experience with the following core Microsoft platforms:

  • Azure – Apps and Infrastructure, CAF, deployment methodologies, resilient and available frameworks, scalable compute
  • DevOps – CI/CD methodologies, Pipelines, Git, IaC
  • Enterprise Mobility & Security – AAD, Identity, RBAC

Key Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Contribute to technical decisions and provide technical direction in a collaborative team environment
  • Contribution to solution design and creation of best practice standards
  • Technical pre-sales
  • Implementation of continuous configuration management solutions
  • Owning design of solutions and justification of solutions to customers
  • Delivery of Azure projects
  • Collaborative delivery of project subsets with other team members
  • Introduction and implementation of Azure DevOps components
  • Creation of project documentation
  • Transition of projects to Managed Services


  • At least 5 years in a professional services delivery environment similar in size and complexity
  • College degree or equivalent
  • Minimum of 4-5 years’ experience delivering solutions in Azure
  • AZ30X, AZ400, AZ500 – role-based certifications
  • Strong stakeholder management and team collaboration skills

From here on out, a fantastic opportunity awaits for a senior azure professional to join an award winning team and company. 


Chris  Pelow does  Cloud & DevOps Dublin

Cloud & DevOps Dublin

Chris Pelow

Cloud & DevOps – Dublin

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+353 87 624 3035