Azure Cloud Operations Engineer

About the role

The Cloud Operations Engineer is an elite member of our robust and agile Development Services team, enabling our development team to be nimble, responsive and continuously delivering to our customers. This position mandates a collaborative, communicative and resourceful individual that will work extremely close with several of our Agile teams.

About Avanade

Avanade leads in providing innovative digital services, business solutions and design-led experiences for its clients, delivered through the power of people and the Microsoft ecosystem. Our professionals combine technology, business and industry expertise to build and deploy solutions to realize results for clients and their customers. Avanade has 27,000 digitally connected people across 23 countries, bringing clients the best thinking through a collaborative culture that honors diversity and reflects the communities in which we operate. We welcome all, and seek talented individuals who can bring their whole self to work, build inclusive teams and encourage diversity inside and outside the organization. Majority owned by Accenture, Avanade was founded in 2000 by Accenture LLP and Microsoft Corporation. Learn more at

Qualifications "Must Skills"

Experience with automation/configuration management: Azure Operation Monitoring, Azure Data Factory, Azure Batch workflow monitoring, Azure Automation etc

General Azure support: Technical support, incident management, Monitors system uptime and performance, troubleshooting and resolving errors

Expertise in continuous integration and continuous delivery concepts and practices

A good understanding of code and scripting languages (PHP, Python, Perl, Powershell and/or Ruby)

Reporting on Development, QA, Staging, and Production environments usage and performance

Expertise in automated build and deploy processes and tools

Knowledge of best practices and IT operations in an always-up, always-available service

Deep experience with provisioning/mantain on Azure cloud platform managing: support activities, alerts, instrusion detection/prevention, patching, upgrades, backups, etc

Experience monitoring and designing solutions for the cloud

Experience working on Agile projects

Strong oral and written communication skills

Desired experience

2+ years of experience in a Cloud engineering role

Agile Development, Cloud systems, or ITIL related Certifications

Microsoft Azure-related Certifications

Knowledge of Web services environments, languages, and formats, including RESTful APIs, HTML, JavaScript, XML, KML, SOAP, and JSON

Ability to obtain a security clearance

Good experience with SQL, server administration a plus (Microsoft SQL Server preferred)

Experience supporting and deploying web applications written in ASP.NET

Knowledge of IT and security standards and industry best practices

Stay up-to-date on virtualization technology, servers, operating systems, and related tools

Requisition ID - 46686

Avanade is the leading provider of innovative digital and cloud-enabling services, business solutions and design-led experiences, delivered through the power of people and the Microsoft ecosystem. Majority owned by Accenture, Avanade was founded in 2000 by Accenture LLP and Microsoft Corporation and has 30,000 professionals in 24 countries. Visit us at

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