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Azure Cloud Architect – £90K + 25% Bonus + Package

Town: Reigate | County: Surrey | Country: United Kingdom

Description: Azure Cloud Architect – £90K + 25% Bonus + Package
Location: Reigate + Remote

An excellent opportunity has arisen with an exciting financial services company embarking on a number of enterprise level cloud projects.

The Architect will ensure cloud solutions have a coherent, consistent and secure architecture.
·To ensure solutions are designed and developed in line with strategy and adhering to design principles and policies
·To maintain an up to date understanding of cyber security and ensure solutions are sufficiently protected against threats
·To be an expert in Identity Access Management and build out an Identity Strategy for Just
·To produce and maintain cloud reference architectures, standards, policies and principles
·To research, advise on and design high quality cloud solutions
·To support teams in adopting cloud technology by supplying reference code, supporting material and ongoing advice
·To research and recommend new technologies

Skills and Knowledge
·In depth understanding of Cloud infrastructure, SaaS, IaaS and PaaS, and Azure in particular
·In depth knowledge Cloud Architecture and Design Patterns
·Willingness to learn new skills, adopt new technologies and stay up to date
·Commercial awareness and an ability to see the business benefits of new technologies
·Excellent communication skills and ability to confidently mentor and share knowledge with technical staff
·Ability to produce and present high quality technical documentation
·Ability to work unaided with good self-organisation and time management skills
·A team player with a positive and constructive attitude
·Knowledge of Google Apigee or another API Management Platform
·Knowledge of Okta or another Identity Access Management Platform
·Knowledge of Microsoft Azure, Kubernetes, Docker, Terraform, ARM templates, Azure DevOps, Key Vault, Let's Encrypt, Application Gateway, Firewalls, Cloud Networking, VPN/ExpressRoute
·Knowledge of a variety of storage technologies, noSQL/document databases/RDBMS, such as Azure SQL Server, MongoDB, Couchbase or similar
·Knowledge of typical enterprise architecture cloud patterns for event sourcing, asynchronous/guaranteed message delivery, microservices
Experience
·At least 5 years' experience as a senior developer/architect in a commercial role designing and implementing secure cloud solutions
·Commercial experience of architecture in an agile framework
·Self-motivated and driven, able to work with little supervision, with a demonstrable track record in delivering large-scale and/or complex solutions
·Excellent written and verbal communication skills; ability to communicate complex technical concepts clearly and appropriately to a technical and non-technical audience
·A demonstrable personal interest in technology
·Proven ability to work in a collaborative agile environment and to coach and mentor others
The role holder would benefit from:
·Experience of actuarial and finance systems
·Experience of working with regulated financial services companies
·Experience of integrating in-house applications with third party solutions
·Experience of integrating with and/or migrating solutions to a cloud environment

Salary Type: Annum

Salary: £85000 – £90000/annum

Permanent | Full Time

Benefits:

Category: IT

Rogerio da Silva

Rogerio da Silva is a Brazilian who lives in the UK for a little over two decades. He is the owner of a test consulting and outsources services for software development. He likes to blog, write and create content that teaches others how to live a better life. Rogerio has two princesses and one powerful wife that help him with his work. He loves reading biographies of successful authors and dream builders because they inspire him to keep creating!

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