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Azure Cloud Engineer - Contract
Ref No.: 20-00290
Location: New York, New York
Our direct client is seeking an Azure Cloud Engineer. This is a contract opportunity.

Job Description:

Microsoft Azure Engineer, hands-on role responsible for performance, availability and scalability of the Cloud environment. Able to collaborate with other Engineers to enable enterprise applications to meet the organization business goals.

  • Efficiently work as part of a team including technical and business stakeholders
  • Provide daily technical assistance, consulting, configuration, and troubleshooting assistance regarding Azure implementation
  • Ability to create and maintain server configurations, implementations, operations, and security monitoring
  • Involved in identifying the emerging technologies for cloud native workload to enable (and accelerate) journey to the Cloud
  • Ability to automate pipeline deployments using Azure DevOps across lifecycles
  • Involved in the deployment and maintenance of multiple operational cloud deployed solutions
  • Hands on in implementing proposed solutions and be able to technically guide extended teams during development and deployment of solution
  • Have technical ownership of the delivery
  • Need to have excellent written and verbal communication skills for communicating with customer technically and procedurally

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent industry experience
  • 5+ years IT experience with 2+ years Azure cloud experience
  • Experience designing and implementing cloud solutions using IAAS and PAAS
  • Good understanding of Azure Infrastructure services and their limitations
  • Hands on experience on automation and scripting languages
  • Skilled building and using automation to implement cloud technologies
  • High degree of knowledge in Azure Active Directory, Roles and Policies
  • Ability to configure and manage Windows and Linux servers
  • Strong knowledge of containers and containers orchestration
  • Hands on experience on Azure App Service Model
  • Hands on experience on Azure storage services
  • Hands on experience on Azure App Service Model (Web Apps, Mobile Apps, API Apps and Web Jobs)
  • Hands on experience on Azure storage services like SQL DB, Tables, Files and Blobs
  • Hands on experience with Azure API Management Service
  • Hands on experience in Microservice development on Azure
  • Good understanding of monitoring resources and services on Cloud environments
  • Proven experience configuring Microsoft Azure monitoring and alerts for cloud resource availability