Azure Cloud Engineer

Posted 7 months ago

Progression3 is in search of a Cloud Engineer for a permanent role on behalf of our client in Montreal.

Main functions

  • Take part in roadmaps preparation for IT solutions in the cloud and contribute to the platform team onboarding of new applications;
  • Planning, designing and architecting cloud-based applications;
  • Assist in implementation, design and support of cloud-based solutions to meet our clients’ technical, security, and business needs;
  • Execute on implementation plans to deploy cloud-based infrastructure and move workloads to public cloud providers;
  • Building and designing services in the cloud, along with implementing the set-up of geographically redundant services;
  • Managing cloud environments in accordance with company security guidelines;
  • Contribute to best practices for alerting and monitoring cloud hosted services;
  • Support the migration of our existing services to public cloud providers;
  • Ensure availability and performance of business critical IT infrastructure;
  • Partner with platform architects in order to ensure that existing IT solutions are aligned with the technology roadmap;
  • Communicate to the manager with efficiency and accuracy any progress and/or delays. Engage in outside‐the‐box thinking to provide high value‐of‐service;
  • Provide after-hours on-call support and other duties as assigned. Report progress to supervisor and project managers, including the preparation of weekly status reports;
  • Perform other duties as needed.

Technical skills

  • 5-7+ years’ experience in establishing, deploying, and monitoring Microsoft Azure environment;
  • Experience with Azure Resource Manager, Resource Groups, Virtual Networks, Azure Virtual Machines, Azure Blob Storage, PowerShell DSC, Azure Automation, Azure Active Directory, and Azure Site Recovery;
  • Experience with Azure Governance and Best Practices (Role Based Access Control, Networking Architectures, Cost Management controls, etc.);
  • Cloud automation skills (experience in using Azure Resource Manager-ARM templates, Azure PowerShell, Azure REST APIs etc.,);
  • Experience in cloud architectures, including web, application, and database components;
  • Strong knowledge of Kubernetes and application containerization;
  • 10+ years’ experience in infrastructure support, design, migration and or implementation of Microsoft technologies including Active Directory;
  • 5-7+ years’ experience and strong knowledge on Linux, Microsoft technologies, Cloud, IaaS/SaaS/PaaS, Windows Server, Active Directory; SSO, Identities;

Apply Online

A valid email address is required.
A valid phone number is required.