Azure Consultant - Newcastle & Remote

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  • Location:

    Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear

  • Sector:

    Defence and Security

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  • Salary:

    £400.00 - £450.00 per day

  • Contact:

    Danielle Lang

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  • Published:

    about 2 years ago

  • Duration:

    6 month contract

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  • Consultant:


Azure Consultant / Architect - UK Wide & Remote

6 month contract - £50.00 per hour

Required Skills:

  • Experienced in the deployment, configuration and operation of Azure public cloud services (MCSE Cloud Platform and Infrastructure certification, other relevant Azure certifications or equivalent experience)

  • Experienced in the deployment, configuration and operation of Azure container services, microservices and related environments (service fabric, event hub, API gateway, loadbalancers, web application firewalls).

  • Experienced in the deployment, configuration and management of Red Hat Openshift and/or Kubernetes (Helm, Tiller, Istio etc.) and/or Pivotal Cloud Foundry

  • Experienced in the migration of applications from a conventional datacenter environment to an Azure environment

  • Experience with Azure DevOps services (formerly VSTS) or equivalent (CI/CD) Continuous Integration/Continuous Delivery orchestration frameworks and supporting technologies (i.e. GitHub, Jenkins, Artifactory).

  • Development of service health and performance monitoring using services such as OMS, Application Insights or equivalent container monitoring solutions (Grafana, Solarwinds)

  • Proficient with Azure event grid/event hub, Azure Functions and LogicApps to implement microservices and PaaS monitoring solutions

  • Expertise in building private cloud services and the integration of private cloud services into existing datacenter and enterprise networks

  • Author design and operational documents that describe the design, installation and operation of the managed services.

  • Demonstrated ability to architect and deliver scalable enterprise solutions combining various Azure services (network, identity, compute, database, storage etc.) with legacy technologies and/or traditional on-premises environments

  • Demonstrated ability to deliver solutions on-time, to scope and within budget

If you are an experienced Azure practitioner with practical experience in the design, implementation and evolution Azure-based microservices, you should seriously consider applying