Infrastructure Engineer

Microsoft Azure Consultant/ Azure Analyst
Avanade is looking to hire a IT professional with Microsoft Azure experience for our Infrastructure Consulting team. The role is permanent and based in Newcastle, Cobalt Business Park.
You will also require to be on call, (2 weeks on call, 4 weeks off).

About the role - Azure Analyst/ Azure Consultant/ Infrastructure Analyst
Working on some of the largest and leading edge projects, the purpose of the Azure professional is to play an active role in our customers cloud transformation and deployment projects. This will involve delivering throughout the complete project lifecycle including design, build, deployment and transition to service operation teams.

The successful candidate will naturally have a strong foundation in core Microsoft infrastructure technologies, but more specifically they will be able to demonstrate prior experience and expertise in large scale cloud deployment projects where organisations have deployed Azure based solutions. The key areas and technologies the candidate will show strong experience in some of the areas:

  • Azure
  • PowerShell
  • Python
  • Terraform
  • Wintel

Expertise in any of the following areas is also highly desirable

  • Office 365
  • Skype for Business inc Voice
  • Exchange Server
  • SQL Server
  • Active Directory

In addition to the technical knowledge and project delivery experience, the successful candidate will ideally come from a customer facing background with project delivery experience. They will have the ability to gather customer requirements and produce high quality written documentation (Word documents, PowerPoint presentations), be a team player actively contributing to knowledge sharing.

What we offer:
This is an exciting and rewarding role to be in. You will have an exposure to work on different top Microsoft stack technologies but also a great opportunity to develop yourself.
  • We are encouraging our employees to cross-train and develop their skills around different Microsoft technologies
  • We are looking for people with a real passion, dynamic approach and enthusiasm for technology!
  • You'll have ample opportunities for career growth and personal development, including continuing professional technology training and management training

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