Microsoft Azure Cloud Architect Birmingham

Microsoft Azure Cloud Architect Birmingham
  • £70,000 - £87,000 per Annum
  • Permanent
  • Birmingham, West Midlands, England, UK Birmingham West Midlands GBR B1 1BB
Job Ref: 50210542
Sector: Design & Architecture
Date Added: 13 November 2020

Microsoft Azure Cloud Architect

Lorien's client is one of The UK's leading IT Consultancies, employing over 1000 of the best technical & operations professionals across eleven offices with the UK & further afield. They have been Microsoft Awards Finalists, year on year and are accredited with an impressive range of vendors, products and solutions to a range of global clients.

They are going through a very exciting period of growth and are now looking to add a Microsoft Azure Architect to join their UK Digital Cloud Solutions practice based in their fashionable Birmingham offices.

Essentially you will need to have the following demonstrable experience:

  • Strong Azure Architectural Platform experience, not solely applications or integration but the design of the entire Azure platform.
  • Experienced in leading the design Azure Cloud migrations.
  • Have strong, in-depth and demonstrable hands-on experience with the following technologies: Microsoft Azure and its relevant build, deployment, automation, networking and security technologies in cloud and hybrid environments

In return:

You will be joining an exciting IT Consultancy where you will be given the genuine opportunity to flourish, being exposed to a wide range of diverse clients UK wide. As well the package, you will be positively challenged due to nature of their dynamic delivery models and be invested in to take you further in your career. Some of impressive benefits are:

  • Profit share, good Pension, Private medical, Flexible Working policy and much more.
  • They offer incentives for accreditation's and educational assistance
  • They offer employee recognition in the form of Excellence Awards and V1Ps
  • Engagement is incredibly important with local engagement teams driving their engagement events, summer party and Christmas parties!

You and your team will be delivering high profile programmes within the Global Private & UK Public Sectors, therefore you will also need the following:

  • Developing architecture within Microsoft Azure across multiple technologies such as Microsoft, Open Source and Oracle depending on the environment.
  • A customer first mind-set and be adept at collaborating closely with the Programme / Project Manager to ensure budgets and timescales are being met.
  • Excellent documentation & managing multiple environments to support Agile development approaches.
  • Knowledgeable in deployment orchestration and configuration management tools (Jenkins, Chef, Puppet, Terraform, Kubernetes)
  • At least one Azure accreditation
  • Eligible for SC clearance


If you would like an informal conversation prior to applying please call me and I can provide a full specification. Our client is offering a fantastic working environment, great flexibility, and a highly competitive salary and benefits package. So should the above sound like you, please get in touch with the latest version of your CV.

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnerships, pregnancy or maternity or age

13/12/2020 16:30:21
GBP 70000 70000
Contact Consultant:
Steve Metcalfe

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