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Lead Azure Engineer / Technical Lead

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    £70000 - £78000 per annum

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    Shannen Pomfrett

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Building an Azure Cloud function from the ground up.

A completely greenfield project.

An opportunity to put your mark on this and establish it as you see fit.

You will be the most experienced person in the team and will be leaned on for expertise.

Lead Azure Engineer / Technical Lead

Home Based / ad hoc visits to Canary Wharf, London 1-2 times/month

Start ASAP

Working for a financial services organisation.

£70,000 - £78,000

Your new Challenge

A well-established financial services organisation is going through a huge cloud transformation project and they are looking for a Lead Azure Engineer / Technical Lead to take front with the architectural design and deployment of this cloud solutions project.

Leading a small team of 3 engineers, you will be responsible for designing, building and launching a greenfield cloud-hosted platform which will be based in Azure. This role is a 70/30 design/implementation split.

Their current infrastructure setup is 95% on premise, and they are looking to bring this all to the cloud as they're designing and launching a greenfield cloud hosted infrastructure and database platform.

As the technical lead of the project, you will identify cost reductions in operations and delivery. You will work closely with the business and technology stakeholders.

The technical environment will be across Infrastructure as Code for Automation, Kubernetes, CI/CD, scripting tools and Azure for infrastructure and data management.

About you?

You must first and foremost you should have hands on experience with cloud technologies including the architectural design and deployment.

You must also have experience with the following technologies:

  • Azure

  • IaaS, PaaS, SaaS and FaaS

  • Agile methodologies

What now?

If you are interested in applying for this position then please forward your CV to shannen . pomfrett @ mexasolutions . com

To be considered for this role, you must be eligible to live and work in the UK.