Cape Town - Join a leader in the transformational cloud computing industry seeking a highly technical hands-on’ Cloud Consultant (Azure) with expertise in deployment and migration of projects.
Your role will focus on design, deployment and documentation of Public Cloud solutions. You will require 3+ years’ experience within the IT consulting, technology and solutions arena, technologies including Citrix, App-V, VMware, Hyper-V, IIS, SQL, System Center, understand Public Cloud technologies, experience implementing and migrating customer platforms and a proven track record delivery successful tech projects.
DUTIES : Work with Solution Architects, Project Managers, and your Practice Area colleagues to deliver enterprise level Azure Public Cloud implementation and migration.
Deliver and optimise customer workloads into Microsoft Azure, providing deployment guidance, supporting development of the customers’ cloud adoption model, and providing appropriate recommendations to overcome blockers.
Deliver project components to high standards and best practice. Populate High and Low-Level design documents whilst retaining a highly flexible approach to change.
Work with Solution Architects and Project Mangers to improve and refine approach, tooling and delivery of repeatable solutions.
REQUIREMENTS : Minimum 3+ years professional development within the IT consulting, technology and solutions arena. Delivery experience relevant to Public Cloud migrations, especially technologies such as Citrix, App-V, VMware, Hyper-V, IIS, SQL or System Center.
Understanding of and enthusiasm for Public Cloud technologies. Experience in implementation and migration of customer platforms.
Proven track record in delivering successful technology projects. Willing to travel to customer sites and to provide detailed technical documentation.
Desirable Most likely a minimal of 5 years of general IT / Windows Server technical experience. Experience in provisioning and migration of Public Cloud platforms such as Azure, AWS or Office 365.
Experience working with Open Source technologies and tooling. Understanding of Citrix XenApp and / or XenDesktop platforms.
Understanding of Cloud Identity and Security, Access Management, Monitoring and Governance. Networking and security technologies such as enterprise monitoring, LAN / WAN networking, anti-virus and encryption solutions.
Strong project management skills. Azure Solutions Architect Expert. AZ-300 Microsoft Azure Architect Technologies. AZ-301 Microsoft Azure Architect Design.
AZ-900 Microsoft Azure Fundamentals. Microsoft Azure Networking services. Microsoft Azure Infrastructure services. Microsoft Azure Platform services.
ATTRIBUTES : Excellent interpersonal and communication skills and relationship building.