Azure Support Engineer

28 Nov 2018
10 Dec 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
A leading technology company based in Reading are seeking a Support Engineer who has experience and knowledge of Azure and O365 to join their company on an initial 3 month contract.

This role provides technical support to enterprise customers, partners, internal staff and/or others on critical issues experienced with technologies. A Support Engineer is responsible for providing quality support for the company’s products; providing responsive and reliable technical solutions and information to customers.


* Positively represent the company and communicate with corporate customers via telephone, email, Skype in regard to finding solutions for technical problem identified in products.
* As a member of a team, pursue technical problems, involving broad and in-depth product knowledge by using collaboration and receiving mentoring assistance as needed. Frequently, these problems are politically charged situations as well, requiring the highest level of customer service.
* Responsible for managing the relationship with these customers and thoroughly documenting their cases.
* Participate in case triage meetings to share knowledge with other engineers and develop efficient customer solutions.
* Consistently share best practices. Write technical articles and blogs for guiding other team members and customers.

Candidate requirements

* Experience with Microsoft System Centre Data Protection and Microsoft Azure Backup agent and IaaS VM Backup together with Microsoft Azure Site Recovery.
* Microsoft Cloud products within Azure and O365. / Windows Server and Clustering
* Azure Core Platform (Compute/IaaS VM, azure Storage, Azure Networking)
* Good Communication Skills - spoken and written English (including technical writing). Additional languages are a plus.
* Excellent customer service skills and customer focused attitude.
* Experienced in, in-depth systems deployment, admin or technical support, software support or IT Consulting
* Strong problem-solving skills, includes troubleshooting, problem analysis and resolution, good judgment/decision making ability.
* Genuine passion for technology and desire and aptitude to increase technical skill level required.
* Recent work experience in a customer facing support role
* Experience of building relationships with customers
* Flexibility and ability to adapt to ambiguous and changing situations

If you feel you fit the above criteria, please apply today.

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PLEASE NOTE: We can only consider applications from candidates who have the right to work in the UK

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