Azure Consultant at Sword IT Solutions, London, £Attractive Day Rates

  • Contract Spy
  • London, UK
  • Oct 09, 2019
up to 6 Months

Contract Description

Azure Consultant Contractor

Cloud Solutions Architect
Edinburgh, Glasgow, London
Posted 20 hours ago

We are a growing IT solutions company with offices throughout the UK including London, Edinburgh, Glasgow and Aberdeen.


We partner with private and public sector organisations across Finance, Energy, Manufacturing, Media and Government, helping them to understand the true organisational value of utilising Microsoft integrated solutions.


We are currently looking to add an experienced Azure Consultant on a short-term contract basis to one of our existing, client focused teams. Working within our Professional Services Business Unit as a Microsoft Azure Architect, this position would suit somebody who is perhaps between engagements and who has a successful track record of Consulting and Delivery with responsibility for aligning Cloud and Hybrid Solutions to business requirements.


This role includes ownership of technical, commercial and service elements related to a significant cloud project encompassing (but not limited to) IaaS/PaaS infrastructure, SaaS, Identity Management, Endpoint Management, Security Services, emerging technologies and services based on the Azure Service stack.


  • Propose and document an appropriate Azure scaffold design
  • Knowledge transfer and direct support on hybrid network integration and Azure network design
  • Azure policies, network and resource security, optimised backup policies, identity and access controls, and high availability / resilience design
  • Creation and review of technical documentation
  • Deployment of pilot for the agreed design manually via the Azure Portal



We have significant live Azure projects running in London and Edinburgh and attractive day rates are payable to suitably experienced, capable and credible Azure Consultants in support of these projects.