Azure Cloud Platform Engineer
Posted on Oct 29, 2019 by Michael Page
This is a unique opportunity to join one of the Midlands' most exciting Technology start-ups, as they look to take a groundbreaking product set to the market, after gaining multimillion pounds worth of funding, and acquiring an exceptional leadership team. Due to their rapid growth, they are now hiring a number of Azure Cloud Platform Engineer roles at their central Birmingham HQ.
- Michael Page are proudly partnered with a rapidly growing software house who are expanding their IT function at their new head office in central Birmingham.
- The business have developed an industry-defining software that they are planning to take to the wider market in early 2020, so this is a fantastic time to join them, as they look to scale rapidly.
- From a financial standpoint, the business have secured a multimillion pound level of funding, to take them quickly from start-up through to established market disruptor. The career opportunity is superb, and you'll join a business at inception, that will become an industry leader.
- They want the best, and are building a function that will consist of a team with a growth mindset, and the best-in-class Engineers.
- Culture is the key for them, and they want bright, intelligent, entrepreneurial individuals who can operate in a Lean, Agile environment, with DevOps philosophies.
As the Azure Cloud Platform Engineer, you will join a Platform Team that is responsible for developing capabilities in the company's software platform in order to sustain a high-performance, reliable and scalable cloud-based architecture. This will be Azure based, and you'll work regularly with tools such as Docker and Kubernetes.
You will work closely with the application development teams, and provide the technology and expert guidance around architecture and the Azure cloud, whilst also assisting teams to develop effective build and deployment pipelines.
The organisation conducts unit and integration tests to provide confidence that, with each release, their infrastructure will meet the highest quality standards. You will be aware of business constraints around cost, security and performance in platform design, and have the technical confidence to bring your own ideas and opinions to the table, to both avoid problems, and provide efficient solutions.
As the successful candidate for the Azure Cloud Platform Engineer position, you will be experienced in:
- Microsoft Azure
- Docker and/or Kubernetes
- C# / .NET
- SQL and NoSQL databases
£50,000-£70,000 + Corporate Benefits