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Cloud Architect - Azure

  • Location

    Greater Manchester

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  • Salary:

    Up to £85000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    James Peck

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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Cloud Solutions Architect - Azure
£85,000 plus bonus, pension
Location - Greater Manchester

The Role
This is an exciting new role for an experienced high-level Cloud professional within a financial services organisation. There is a need for this person due to the number of projects in the pipeline going forward in line with where they intend to be in 5 years' time. To help them on their journey, IT is area in the business they are heavily investing into - upgrading technologies, migrating to cloud.
You will take responsibility in the design, delivery and ownership of enterprise-scale Azure solutions and services utilising PaaS, SaaS and IaaS models, acting as a Subject Matter Expert of Cloud Technologies (Azure).
Your Azure expertise will be used to place various estates into Azure meaning you'll be flexible with what areas of technology you'll be working with i.e. Data, .NET, Application. From a Data point of view, you'll be helping the business with their data consumption and data science through Azure.

Key Skills & Experience
* Relevant Microsoft technical qualifications desirable (MCSA, MCTS, MCSE etc) ideally within Cloud and SQL Server
* Work with the Head of Architecture to assist in the definition of the Enterprise Architecture, Product and Cloud Strategy
* Practical and demonstrable experience of cloud-based infrastructure (both IaaS and PaaS) with particular focus on Azure
* Fulfil the role of a subject matter expert in Azure Application Architecture and solutions, supporting others in their development and growth.