Lead Azure Architect (London)

Full Time London London IT Job Pro UK

Lead Azure Architect

Are you an experienced Azure Architect and interested in working for a leading international financial organisation?

Would you like to be a key figure in a project that provides you with a platform to take on more responsibilities?

If so, one of our market leading global clients are looking for a well-seasoned Azure Architect to join an already established team in the heart of London on both contract & permanent basis.

Job Description:

* Understand customers’ overall functional and non-functional requirements, IT and business priorities and success measures to design implementation Architectures and solutions (Microsoft and 3rd party solutions)

* Apply technical knowledge and customer insights to create a modernisation roadmap and architect solutions to meet business and IT needs, ensuring technical viability of new projects and successful deployments, orchestrating key resources and infusing key infrastructure technologies (e.g. Windows and Linux IaaS, Container based solutions, Security, Management, Storage, Networking)

* Develop deep relationships with key customer IT decision makers, who drive long-term cloud adoption within the company to enable them to be cloud advocates

* Maintain and advance deep technical skills and knowledge, keeping up to date with market trends and competitive insights, and share within the technical community

* Be a Voice of Customer to share insights and best practices, connect with Azure Engineering team to remove key blockers

* Be an Azure Platform evangelist with customers, partners and external communities

* Ensure all relevant architecture governance, policy, and standards are met

* Assist the Operations team with any high priority technical incidents

* Maintain and manage all customer facing information and knowledge bases for Platform Architecture, Solution Design and key design decisions

* Gather requirements and provide continuous feedback loops between customer and Engineering teams

* Develop design patterns for the platform and follow processes to have them approved by the relevant approval committees

* Architects regarding the technical architecture & design patterns for solutions hosted on the Azure Platform

If interested and keen on finding out more about this project and taking the next steps into securing your new challenge, please apply immediately as interviews will be taking place asap

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