Senior Cloud Services Engineer – Azure/Office365 – Birmingham

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Senior Cloud Services Engineer – Azure/Office365 – Birmingham

Senior Cloud Services Engineer required for a dynamic and professional organisation based in Central Birmingham. This is a hands-on technical role where you will take lead on designing, building, implementing and supporting on premise and Cloud hosted applications infrastructure.

The ideal candidate will need to have experience with Cloud technologies, preferably Microsoft Azure, and Office365.

Key responsibilities of the role:

  • Provide troubleshooting, maintenance, and support of the infrastructure estate and Cloud platform
  • Provide ongoing maintenance and support for servers, storage and networking
  • Ensure compliance with the information security policies and procedures
  • Oversee and perform Cloud platform administration, maintenance and monitoring
  • Drive continual service improvement across the Infrastructure and Operations function
  • Deployment and administration of workloads within Azure and other Cloud environments.
  • Administration of Office365 and other SaaS based environments
  • Manage configuration and deployment of operating system patches and updates
  • Proactively design, automate and implement systems monitoring to enable the early identification of potential issues and implementing proactive steps before it translates into systems outages
  • Ensure infrastructure resilience and redundancy is tested and operated as designed
  • Work with third party support professionals as required to resolve system issues as well as to optimise the infrastructure

Key Skills of the role:

  • Collaborative and results oriented approach towards issue resolution with strong interpersonal skills with the ability to build good relationships at all levels
  • Ability to cross skill and troubleshoot network related issues including routing, switching, firewall and load balancer configuration
  • Strong experience of the following:
    • Microsoft Azure and APIs
    • Virtualised platforms, storage area networks and physical servers
    • Microsoft Office365 setup, administration and management
    • Windows Server
    • IaaS, PaaS, SaaS
    • Designing and implementing Microsoft System Centre and application packaging and deployment
    • Designing and implementing Active Directory and GPO configuration and maintenance

The salary for this position is up to £45,000 – £50,000 depending on experience, plus excellent benefits.

Interested?! Send your up to date CV to Kate Sadler at Crimson for review. Crimson are acting as employment agency regarding this vacancy.

Senior Cloud Services Engineer – Azure/Office365 – Birmingham

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