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Technical Architect (Azure/Microsoft)

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    Cloud Architect

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  • Salary:

    £0 per year

  • Contact:

    Helena Lackova

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  • Contact phone:

    0113 380 1915

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  • Published:

    4 months ago

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Employment Type: Full-Time, permanent
Location: Hybrid with offices in Harrogate & York
Salary: up to £75k + benefits
Reports to: Head of Business Operations & Resourcing
Vertical: SS-CIO
Team: CSG - Delivery

We are looking for Technical Cloud Architect to join a delivery team of forward-thinking and experienced individuals primarily focussed on building or migrating customer platforms to Azure and ensuring a successful handover for their ongoing operation and evolution. The role will involve implementation support, mentoring and training of engineers, and working closely with customer-facing teams to continually evolve our services.

• Work with the delivery team to understand and where appropriate migrate customer
services to Azure, including technology selection, proof of concept, migration, and
ongoing evolution.
• Working in, or supporting, implementation teams on Azure migration projects and
managed service onboarding.
• Technical support and mentoring for Azure migration and Managed Service
• Lead technical teams through the delivery of projects and/or into Managed Services.
• Seeking out new technologies and features and introducing those that deliver
additional value.
• Presenting to customer, stakeholders, and senior management, at an appropriate
level for the audience, how technical solutions deliver business value.
• This list of responsibilities is not exhaustive, and the role holder is expected to
reasonably take on any other responsibilities required to support business activities

What We Are Looking For

• Hands-on experience with a range of Azure services in production environments –
primarily the computer, networking, storage, database, security and IAM, and
management tools service groups.
• Solid understanding of DevOps and related principles, and demonstrable
experience with complex CI/CD implementations and IAC tools.
• The ability to build and maintain strong relationships with stakeholders at all levels,
both internally and externally.
• Excellent presentation skills and ability to engage technical and non-technical
audiences effectively.
• Appropriate Microsoft certifications. Proven experience of design and deployment of
production solutions on Azure.
• Capable and confident with complexity and the unfamiliar.
• Focused on results and outcomes.
• Inclusive leadership style.
• Ability to receive constructive feedback and use it to develop and improve