• Location: London, England
  • Date Posted: 16th Oct, 2019
  • Reference: 20191016JGB

Azure Architect - 1-2 days remote - London - 6 month initial - £550-700 p/d


My client is searching for an Azure Architect who is ready to join an exciting cloud project. You will be responsible for buliding and monitoring Azure Paas architecture and designs and providing leadership to the DevOps team while defining best practices accross the estate.


Key Skills:



  • All aspects of the definition of the Azure PaaS Production Architecture including DevOps.



  • Definition of the production estate for a B2B C#/.NET core API based solution being migrated from an external hosting provider to an internal team including all aspects outlined above. Supporting key technical stakeholders in this migration.



  • Definition of the production estateforamulti-tenant consumer facing application based on React Front EndwithNodeAPIs including:


    • Traffic Manager, WAFs, API Gateway, WebApps, Redis cache, SQL Server (potentially including clustering), auto-scaling, Event Hub, Logging, Application Insight, Key Vault, Azure security centre, identity and access management including RBAC structures;

    • Establishing HA within and across availability zones, DR and Backup and restore

    • Definition of application monitoring, security intrusion detection and prevention, Azure Security Centre and Sentinel;

    • Third party integration including Auth0 for authentication.

    • Definition of naming conventions, policies and procedures to align with best practices.




  • Working with the existing DevOps team who are refactoring existing Powershell scripts to ARM templates so all infrastructure is deployed as IaC.