Azure Cloud Platform Engineer – Outside IR35

True Worth Consulting Ltd



Contract posted on August 22, 2023

Hourly/Day Rate or Project Value

Hourly Rate
Daily Rate £450 - £550
Project Value

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Wilmslow SK9, UK


True Worth Consulting Ltd

Cloud Platform Engineer IAC / Landing Zones, Policies and RBAC Model
3 months initially – Outside IR35 – Working remotely

About the Role
The project will focus on implementing and coding the LZ, policies and RBAC model. YOU MUST HAVE DONE THIS BEFORE

  • Do you live and breathe IAC?
  • Do you have strong DevOps experience and also Cloud Operations experience?
  • For this role, you will be responsible for developing, implementing, maintaining and troubleshooting operational issues in relation to the Cloud Platform service.
  • With a focus on Azure the role is to ensure that cloud-based systems are running efficiently and effectively, meeting our performance, security, and reliability goals.
  • This is a fantastic opportunity for the right candidate to develop their IT career by joining a fast-paced business that is constantly changing.
  • You will assist with adoption of cloud services to assist with business agility.
  • You will be comfortable working as part of a wider technology team, equally as comfortable communicating with all stakeholders.

Key Responsibilities

  • Developing the cloud platform in Azure via IaC
  • Design and implement effective performance and availability monitoring dashboards.
  • Creating and maintaining documentation to support processes within our landscape with a shift left approach.
  • Working closely with Service, development and Architecture to ensure solutions follow best practice, supportable, and compliant within defined policies.
  • Identify and drive improvement via automation across the platform.
  • Champion best practice within the Cloud platforms.
  • Working in an Agile Team

Your background

As a proven Development and Operational support (DevOps) specialist with a passion for cloud,

This role requires a breadth of skills and knowledge, including:

  • Performing CI/CD with the use of Azure DevOps(ADO) Tooling
  • Enterprise level experience providing support of cloud technology infrastructure.
  • Experience of using Azure Public cloud offerings across PaaS, SaaS, and IaaS, and how to provision them.
  • Modelling Identity and Access Management (IAM) controls via RBAC
  • IT service management principles (ITIL practises)
  • Working with Service Stakeholders to improve Governance insight.
  • Identification of an required change and ability to communicate with delivery leads to ensure appropriate prioritisation.
  • Azure best practices in the delivery of landing zones (CAF)
  • Azure best practices in the delivery of Azure Network connectivity
  • Technology support experience including several from:
    • Writing TerraformIaC modules for Azure
    • Azure Network configuration, NSG’s, ASG’s, Azure Firewalls
    • Monitoring tool integration via VM, network and App insights
    • Service availability along with Disaster recovery in cloud
    • Message bus, file transfer, API
    • Managing Azure Firewall Rules / NSG / ASG
    • Azure AD role delegation for platform resources (Storage Accounts)
    • Knowledge of KQL queries and how to use them for platform analytics
    • ITSM integration from Azure platform
    • Working with Azure SIEM capability tools, i.e. Azure Sentinel

Nice to have desirable skills

  • Public cloud technology infrastructure operational support in a large retail / ecommerce enterprise
  • Knowledge of Kusto Queries (KQL) to define highly customised monitoring and alerting rules.
  • Previous experience of creating and deploying cloud solutions as Infrastructure as Code using Terraform
  • Experience of a DevOps culture delivering product via Agile/Scrum framework