Microsoft Azure Subject Matter Expert at, Aberdeen, £Contract Option

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  • Aberdeen, UK
  • Nov 20, 2020
Duration not stated

Contract Description is currently seeking an experienced Microsoft Azure Subject Matter Expert (SME) to join us on a contract or permanent basis. As the Azure SME you will build out and support the Azure platform for data, applications and infrastructure.

What you'll do

  • Be an Azure SME and support the IS architecture group
  • On-Premise to Cloud security and capacity configuration and planning
  • Cloud design and governance
  • Implement Azure Site Recovery and disaster recovery models
  • Azure App Service, Virtual Machine, Storage and virtual networks
  • Scripting and supporting resources for Azure automation
  • Azure Active Directory
  • Support making applications cloud ready

What to bring

  • Certification in Azure (eg. AZ-103 Azure Administrator) and/or relevant Azure experience
  • Strong analysis and technical skills
  • Experienced in XaaS (preferably Azure)
  • Experience of scripting for automation
  • Experience of working across infrastructure and other IS supporting functions
  • DevOps experience would be beneficial
  • Experience and understanding of working within an ITIL environment
  • Problem solving skills
  • Proven documentation skills
  • Excellent communications and interpersonal skills and ability to liaise with individuals up to Senior Leadership level
  • Ability to be self-supporting and proactive
  • An awareness of emerging technologies and demonstrable desire to stay current

About us is a managed IT services provider focusing on infrastructure, operational and project requirements across the corporate enterprise market. Our global office presence extends from Aberdeen and London in the UK to Houston, Calgary and Dubai. We have a workforce of +500 staff and contractors worldwide and continually have opportunities in challenging and rewarding roles.

We are committed to recognising and rewarding hard work and offer a competitive benefits package which includes, but is not limited to private medical and dental insurance, group life assurance and training and development for all our staff.

We can only consider candidates who are legally entitled to work in the UK at the time of application.

Reference ID: 1041

Job Types: Full-time, Contract, Permanent


  • Bike to work scheme
  • Company pension
  • Life insurance
  • Private dental insurance
  • Private medical insurance


  • Monday to Friday

Work remotely:

  • Yes, temporarily due to COVID-19