Azure Technical Architect - London - 85,000

Evolution Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Covent Garden
75,000 to 85,000
30 Nov 2017
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Azure Technical Architect
£75,000 to £85,000
Start Date - ASAP

We’re looking for a hands-on Azure Technical Architect for to join our team in London, supporting high profile customers.

We design, build and run complex and high-performance platforms across several verticals. Many of our customers are looking towards public cloud offerings and what they can offer their business. That’s where you’ll come in; we’re looking for somebody who can talk to our customers and help them understand what is the best option for them. It may be a complete move to the cloud or just some of their services, every customer is unique and so are the solutions we offer them.

The successful candidate will be passionate about technology and have a clear understanding of the differences between architecting solutions for hyper scale cloud and traditional platforms. You will push the boundaries, challenge the status quo and radiate enthusiasm that is infectious and influential to our customers and our delivery and operations teams. You’ll need to be completely at ease speaking and presenting to all levels and talking in an authoritative and confident manner and you will also need to have the skills to build the solutions you are designing.

What this role involves…
  • Being part of our architecture team; developing and extending our Azure service offerings
  • Leading customers engagements, covering technical pre-sales, design, and delivery
  • Building strong relationships and influencing key customer contacts
  • Sharing business knowledge with our customers, helping them come to well-informed decisions on technical strategy and architecture.
  • Maintaining strong relationships with internal service teams, as well as sharing customer feedback and providing domain advice.
  • Engaging with technical experts across the business to share knowledge
Skills and Knowledge Required...
  • In depth understanding of Cloud Computing – SaaS, IaaS and PaaS with particular expertise in Azure and associated APIs
  • Extensive knowledge of Microsoft’s Technology stack and services at an architectural level, including Hyper-V, SCVMM, MSSQL, O365, SharePoint, AD and Exchange.
  • Proven ability in a Lead Architect or equivalent role
  • Demonstrable knowledge of designing and implementing complex and large-scale infrastructure solutions
  • The ability to confidently explain the benefits of using Azure technologies both internally and in customer environments.
  • Participating in all aspects of large scale architecture projects throughout the full lifecycle of requirements capture to ongoing operational support.
  • Exposure to cost and design optimisation.
  • Strong knowledge of up-to-date technical trends
If you are keen to hear more about this opportunity please contact me on 01925 377120 or send your up to date CV to

Urgent role - please apply now!

Please note that no terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of age, and we confirm that we will gladly accept applications from persons of any age for this role.
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