Cloud Solutions Designer - Hybrid Working (Office/Home)

Excellent Salary & Benefits Package - Cloud - IT
Ref: 178 Date Posted: Tuesday 19 Jul 2022
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Our Glasgow based client is looking for a Cloud Solutions Designer to become a founding member of our team. Our client is transforming its approach to new technology adoption. We are building a global Cloud Centre of Excellence to accelerate and optimise our use of cloud services.


  • As a passionate cloud advocate, you will use your Azure expertise to develop and establish global best practices.
  • You will advise on approaches to improve all aspects of cloud solutions, from performing risk assessments of proposed and existing system architecture to defining roadmaps, blueprints and controls.
  • You will be a key member of the team designing cloud platforms that are fit-for-purpose, aligning with industry best practices and Ashurst's Digital Strategy.


Essential Skills

  • Direct experience of enterprise level high availability solution shaping and Microsoft Azure Cloud architecture development including excellent documentation skills.
  • Microsoft Azure and its relevant build, deployment, automation, networking and security technologies in cloud and hybrid environments.
  • Microsoft Azure Platform As A Service (PaaS) products such as Azure SQL, AppServices, Logic Apps, Functions and other Serverless services
  • Understanding of Microsoft Identity and Access Management products such including Azure AD and AD B2C
  • Microsoft Azure Operational and Monitoring tools, including Azure Monitor, App Insights and Log Analytics
  • Knowledge of PowerShell, Git, Bicep, ARM templates and deployment automation. Recent hands-on experience with DevOps toolset
  • Experienced in the design and delivery of enterprise level Highly Available solutions.
  • Experience of setting up, deploying and managing multiple environments to support agile development approaches.
  • Possession of either the Developing Microsoft Azure Solutions and Architecting Microsoft Azure certifications.
  • Understanding of coding best practices and modern architectural patterns, including micro services and message-driven architectures Design cloud security architectures and perform architecture design reviews
  • Building, Supporting and Maintaining Azure Environments
  • Root cause analysis and improvement solutions


Desired Skills

  • Achieved or working towards Microsoft Advanced/Expert-level certifications e.g., Solutions Architect Expert, Devops Engineer Expert
  • Experience of Enterprise Architecture and Service Management frameworks


To apply for this position, email your CV below. All suitable candidates will be contacted to arrange a video or in-person meeting.

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