Full Job Description
AZ-104-Preferred or willing to get it
OTE-110-140K Based on Experience
The Azure Engineer will assist in building automation and services to help clients operate their workloads and infrastructure, securely and cost-effectively in the cloud.
The ideal candidate will have a strong understanding of cloud-based platforms, especially AWS and Azure. This person will have experience with CloudFormation, Azure Resource Manager, and many services native to AWS and Azure, as well as cloud-based tools such as TerraForm, CloudCheckr, CloudGuard Dome9, Prisma Cloud, CloudHealth, and Cloudability. In addition, familiarity with Linux and Windows operating systems, networking, production operations, and software deployment is important.
As an Azure Engineer you will excel at working directly with the client’s engineers to achieve their business objectives in the cloud.
Roles and Responsibilities
Day to day – support and monitoring of client’s cloud-based infrastructure.
Weekly discussions with clients to review outstanding issues and changes, and discuss proposals for improving the client’s environments,
Development of automated solutions to monitor and support cloud-based infrastructure.
Configuration and tuning of cloud-based tools, managing cost, security, and compliance for the client’s environments.
Provide consultation and monthly reports with respect to the client’s cloud-based infrastructure.
Associate level certification(s) in Amazon Web Services (AWS), Azure, or Google Cloud Platform
Client relationship skills and experience managing vendors
Experience developing CloudFormation, Azure Resource Manager, and Terraform templates
Experience with Linux/Unix and Windows system administration
Familiarity with scripting languages – Python, Bash, Powershell
Experience with tools for managing Cost, Security, and Compliance in the Public Cloud – (e.g. CloudCheckr, CloudGuard Dome9, CloudHealth, Cloud Prisma, Cloudability)
Experience with AWS native services – for example: IAM, CloudTrail, CloudWatch, Config, Lambda, Organizations
Experience with Azure native services – for example: Policy, Cost Management, Active Directory, Lighthouse, Monitor/Log Analytics, Security Center
Experience with service portals and ticketing systems for Incident and Change Management
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Demonstrated technical leadership
Strong desire for personal development and learning
Good understanding of distributed systems
Good familiarity with TCP/IP protocols and applications
Understanding of scaling technologies and solutions