• Location: Atlanta, Georgia
  • Date Posted: 8th Oct, 2020
  • Reference: 88776644532

Azure Systems/Applications Engineer- REMOTE- $105,000


Azure Systems/Applications Engineer- REMOTE- $105,000



About the Job


This company is looking to fill a full-time, permanent position for an Azure
& Systems Engineer. Candidates should have recent experience managing cloud resources. A strong
background in Windows Server environments is necessary with the ability to troubleshoot, diagnose, and
remediate problems with Windows, .NET Framework, and other Microsoft products and services. The
ability to script or program in at least one Microsoft language must be demonstrated.



The Role


Beyond the engineering and administration of our Azure systems, this position will also be responsible for
supporting and deploying internally developed applications. Customer contact is not typically required, but
candidates will act as a middleman between our application support and development teams, offering
solutions and reconfiguration suggestions where applicable. The ability to think critically and find the
root cause of issues is essential to success in this position.



Responsibilities


● Provide engineering and application support and technical guidance to the application support team
with the assistance of developers.
● Work closely with the development team to align engineering efforts with future software releases.
● Schedule and support automated software deployments to customers based on development output.
● Build Azure resources based on design specifications and continue to support those resources in
production.
● Automate the administration and monitoring of systems using scripting and software tools.
● Monitor Azure resources and services to ensure optimal operation.
● Design and configure the transfer of EDI data files between customers and partners with support
from the development team.




Required Skills


● Must be able to implement automation of functionality using scripts and cloud tools.
● Ability to write simple SQL scripts.
● Familiarity with supporting applications running on .NET Framework and Azure resources is highly
desirable.
● Previous experience with cloud or IaaS(hosted) infrastructure is essential.
● Must possess the ability to analyze software and systems using a logical and methodical process.
● Desire to grow and learn latest tools and technologies as this company is quickly moving from
a legacy, server-based infrastructure to Azure PaaS.
● Attention to detail and organization.
● Desire and ability to collaborate closely with other remote team members to achieve optimal results



If this sounds in line with what you are looking for, please apply!



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