• Location: Manchester, England
  • Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + pension, flexitime, free parking, training
  • Technology: Microsoft Azure Jobs
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Date Posted: 23rd Jun, 2020
  • Reference: kf2206201


Solutions Consultant - (£55k plus bonus) - Manchester




A Cloud Solutions Organisation, delivering cloud strategy migration and training services to their customers are looking to expand their consultancy team.




Consultants will work in environments with:





  • Microsoft's solution areas, technologies and products in diverse client environments.




  • Integrated solutions using the latest Microsoft products and technologies.




  • Implemented cloud-based solutions and migrated workloads to the cloud.





Desired project Experience in:





  • Senior support experience with cloud infrastructure.




  • Architecture, design, implementation, and/or support of highly distributed applications (i.e. having an architectural sense for ensuring availability, reliability, etc).




  • Migrating workloads to the cloud.




  • Consulting experience in technical sales and deployment projects.




  • Strong written and oral communication skills to present to stakeholders. Ability to drive decisions collaboratively and resolve conflicts.





Desired Technical Skills and Experience in:





  • Cloud computing technologies, business drivers and emerging computing trends.




  • Infrastructure design including private and public cloud, networking, virtualization, identity, security and storage.




  • Experience with Azure IaaS and Cloud Infrastructure tools such as Azure Site Recovery, Back-Up (as a Service), Data Centre Migrations (Azure Lift & Shift), Azure vNet and Networking




  • Automation/scripting experience with PowerShell/Bash/Java and ideally ARM Templates, Terraform, Puppet etc.




  • Working knowledge with AGILE development, SCRUM and Application Lifecycle Management (ALM)





Benefits:





  • Remote Working




  • Quality Training.




  • Car Allowance.




  • Great opportunities for progression.




  • Great Healthcare and bonus packages included.





Desired Certifications in:
Microsoft Certified: Azure Solutions, Architect Expert, Azure Developer Associate, Azure Administrator Associate, Azure Security Engineer Associate.

Not essential however nice to have:
MCSE Cloud Platform and Infrastructure, MCSA Cloud Platform Solutions Associate, MCSA, Linux on Azure Solutions Associate, AWS Certified Solution Architect.




If you are interested, please forward you CV to k.ferguson@nigelfrank.com