Azure Site Reliability Engineer
Posted on Sep 9, 2020 by Avance Consulting (Europe) Limited
We have Multiple openings with a leading Global IT Consulting Organization for " Azure Site Reliability Engineer ". It's an immediate hire and planning to close it ASAP.
Role: Azure Site Reliability Engineer
Location: Zurich, Switzerland
Job Type: Contract
Job description for the role of Azure Site Reliability Engineer:
We're looking for a Cloud Site Reliability Engineer to deliver against Cloud Strategy with a strong MS bias
Be responsible for all aspects of application production support, deployment and monitoring, as well as the development of tools to support these activities
Support mission critical applications and associated platforms, ensuring the highest levels of availability, security, performance and stability are maintained at all times
Design and build tools and solutions with a strong bias towards automating as many aspects of support as possible such that manual trivial support activity is reduced or eliminated
Ensure new systems/services deployed can be integrated to existing monitoring and management tools so that the performance of the service and deviations from normal are easily anticipated and instrumented
Manage Cloud services that span storage, security, networking, and compute cloud capabilities
To ensure production systems run reliably at all times, that availability, performance and business process SLAs are met or exceeded
Spend 50% of time on tickets and 50 % on improvements that deliver engineering solutions that improve instrumentation, ease of deployment, service orchestration and other aspects of production support - reduce the burden of manual work involved as systems and user volumes scale.
Partner with service transition managers/development leads and architects to ensure designs of new applications meet expected standards in relation to Site reliability. Ensure non-functional production support requirements are considered early in the life cycle of all new applications
Manage Azure Portal Dashboard, Policies, Log Analytics, Azure DevOps, Resource Manager, Subscriptions, Graph API, Powershell/cli, Visual Studio Code, Python, JSON template Creation, DevOps and Infra as Code
Exceptional development and engineering experience and the ability to apply that knowledge to solve the complex problem of running applications reliability at scale
Have a blend of skills including sysadmin, security, automation and the ability to code with a deep knowledge of Operating Systems and Application Source Code, Container Fabrics, Networking, Alerting and Monitoring
Deep knowledge of Azure Resource Manager, Monitor, Alerts, Security Centre, DevOps, RBAC
Deep knowledge of application Source code such as Java/C++/C#
Deep understanding of each service across the full IT life cycle, and ready to take requests for infrastructure services, applications, and environments
Design of solutions (Monitoring/process orchestration/capacity management/deployment) that not only scale but can potentially be leveraged by other parts of the organisation
Hands on experience working in both Agile and DevOps development methodologies
Confident in interacting with developers and deep diving into both Application and Infrastructure code
Willingness to challenge the status quo and introduce new ideas that will remove or reduce manual effort in relation to operating large production systems at scale.
The prospective employer is the Large Global IT Services giant. Provides opportunity for better performance, Reliability, Security, and Flexibility with good Bonus and Benefits Structure and have a good work Culture that everyone loves to work with.
We (Avance Consulting Services) are one amongst the UK's fastest growing talent acquisition companies. Head quartered in London, we are a global reach agency with a large presence in India (Gurgaon and Hyderabad) and United Arab Emirates (Dubai).
Azure Site Reliability Engineer opportunity is urgent and immediate please apply before it gets closed!