Principal Consultant - Azure
- Edinburgh, UK
- Employees can work remotely
- Department: Digital Development & Architecture
Are you an Azure Specialist looking for a work environment that will support your on-going career development and give you the opportunity to further enhance your technical skills? Are you looking for a role within a company that places a real emphasis on hiring the right people in line with their culture and values? Are you looking for a company that truly invests within its Azure capabilities and offerings?
If so, then Version 1 is the company for you where we pledge "To prove IT can make a real difference to our customer's businesses"
Version 1 has had real success over the last two decades and we are continuing to go from strength to strength. We are enhancing our reach and expertise across the UK and we are looking for a talented, passionate and customer focused Azure Consultant to join our team. We make sure that our customer's satisfaction is at the forefront of our operations and at the same time we make sure that our employees feel valued, rewarded and happy here at Version 1.
If this sounds like the type of company for you, then read on!
As one of our Azure Consultants, you will be working within our Cloud and Infrastructure Consultancy team. You will play a key part in the growth of our Microsoft Azure Centre of Excellence which will further strengthen our reputation across Cloud Technology and build on our enviable relationship with Microsoft. You will be working with a range of our Enterprise Customers, advising them on their journey with Cloud technology and designing their architecture around the Azure platform. This is a customer facing role and you will have the opportunity to make a real impact and add tangible value to our customers. You will be working in a Dev/Ops environment and with tools including Chef, Ansible and Puppet.
You will be involved with customers who are beginning to consider implementing Azure and others who will require your expertise and knowledge to continue the delivery of their Cloud Solutions. You will be involved in the design, architecture and engineering of these customers Azure Platforms. This is a great role for you to be involved in the full project lifecycle and you will be working with experts within their field which will not only benefit the delivery of the projects but give you the chance to learn and share your experience.
In addition to the technical skills and the customer facing focus you will also be a close match for our Core Values (Honesty and Integrity, Personal Commitment, Drive, No Ego, Customer First and Excellence) and you will be surrounded by others who live these daily.
As the Microsoft Azure Consultant coming into the role you will bring with you experience in the following key areas:
- Designing and delivering Azure solutions
- You will be working in a Dev/Ops environment so you should be comfortable with tools such as Chef, Puppet or Terraform
- As you will be implementing Azure Platforms it is key you have a sound understanding of best practice around Cloud Security
- You will have a delivery focused approach and will understand both the technical and business barriers that can impact on successful Cloud Migration
- Any experience with scripting languages would be highly beneficial
- Additional experience across Linux, Office365, EMS and CRM Online is an advantage
If you bring these Azure skills and passion to Version 1 then we will support you with an award-winning place to work having ranked inside Europe's Top 10 Places to Work. We will provide you with a clear career path, we will encourage further training and personal development and give you the platform to enhance your career. Version 1 prides itself on creating an environment where our teams thrive, succeed and are rewarded.
Before you apply, here are some of our benefits. We offer profit share, pension, private medical, flexible working policy and more. We offer incentives for accreditations and educational assistance for courses relevant to your role.
We offer employee recognition in the form of Excellence Awards and V1Ps which is awarded by your peers. Engagement is incredibly important with local engagement teams driving our engagement events!
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