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Azure Infrastructure Engineer

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Nigel Frank International
Location
Atlanta, Georgia, United States
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Azure Infrastructure Engineer - Permanent - Remote - $130,000

Azure Infrastructure Engineer - Permanent - Remote - $130,000

I am currently looking to fill in a permanent Azure Infrastructure Engineer role to work fully remote.

The Company

This industry is a world-leader in software development, Azure cloud platform and services, and IT training. The company's mission is to help customers "build better software, faster," and their staff includes a roster of Microsoft MVPs and other industry-leading subject matter experts and influencers.

The Role

This role is for an individual with a passion for helping teams implement infrastructure-as-a-service environments on Azure and migrate existing on-premises environments to the Azure cloud. The qualified candidate will have a background designing and implementing networks on-premises and in Azure. This individual will also have experience with operations and expertise in migrating servers to Azure. As an engineer, the candidate will be able to provide real-world, hands-on guidance in implementing cloud infrastructure patterns and practices. In addition, the candidate will understand how to create, monitor, and administer Azure solutions which include connectivity from on-premises networks to the cloud. This is a Senior to Expert level role with corresponding skill level in Azure Administration and networking. Individuals in this role will be expected to be able to obtain a status of "Microsoft Certified: Azure Administrator Associate", and should be capable of passing the AZ-103 exam.

Requirements:

  • Present audience-appropriate explanations of infrastructure and networking practices to technical staff within an organization (technical management, operations, and technical teams)
  • Create secure hybrid deployments of virtual machines, networks, and appliances in Azure
  • Assist customers to plan and migrate existing systems to Azure
  • Create repeatable processes using infrastructure-as-code-practices, especially via use of ARM templates
  • Work hands-on to create proofs-of-concept to demonstrate ideas and concepts that may be foreign to customers or prospects
  • Travel may be required (25%). Travel is suspended throughout the current pandemic

Skills/Experience

  • 4+ years of experience designing and deploying IaaS and networking solutions on Azure
  • 3+ years of experience designing and deploying IaaS and networking solutions on-premises
  • Hands-on experience setting up and configuring Linux and Windows virtual machines in both Azure and in VMWare server environments
  • Hands-on experience planning and implementing network designs
  • PowerShell and Bash scripting experience
  • Experience with infrastructure-as-code
  • 5+ years of experience with Azure
  • Experience configuring Windows and scripting solutions with PowerShell
  • Experience configuring Linux and scripting solutions with Bash
  • Understanding of virtual machines and virtualization technology (Azure and VMWare ESXi/vSphere)
  • Advanced experience with networking and routing, including peering and configuring VPN solutions
  • Experience with Infrastructure-as-code technology (Terraform, Chef, Ansible, Azure ARM templates, Packer, or similar)
  • Certifications with Cisco or other firewall/VPN/networking vendors is a plus
  • Experience with any of the following technologies is a plus:

o ARM templates

o Setting up and configuring ExpressRoute

o Azure Site Recovery or Azure Migrate

o Docker or Kubernetes

o Cloud-init

o PowerShell DSC

o Azure Active Directory (AAD)

o Active Directory (AD)

Nigel Frank International is the global leader for Microsoft Dynamics and Azure, advertising more Azure jobs than any other agency. We deal with both Microsoft Partners & End Users throughout North America. By specializing solely in placing candidates in Azure market I have built relationships with most of the key employers in North America and have an unrivalled understanding of where the best opportunities and Azure jobs are. I understand the need for discretion and would welcome the opportunity to speak to any Azure candidates that are considering a new career or job either now or in the future. Confidentiality is of course guaranteed. For information on the Azure market and some of the opportunities and Azure jobs that are available I can be contacted at . Please see


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