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Windows Azure Cloud Engineer
Ref No.: 18-15896
Location: New York, New York
Global financial firm located in New York, NY has an immediate contract opportunity for a Windows Azure Cloud Engineer

*12+ months contract*

The mission of the Global Technology division is to provide a highly reliable and commercial technology platform, which supports the Firm's strategy, delivered by an innovative, world-class team of professionals. There are ten divisions within Technology. Enterprise Infrastructure (EI) is that global technology group that delivers the software and hardware technology solutions that make our businesses run.

The team manages the production, operations, and engineering of our data centers, voice and data networking solutions, wireless technologies, server and database operations, desktops, servers and mainframes. This is a project-oriented architecture role within the Windows Shared Services team.

The ideal candidate will have a strong background working primarily on Microsoft technologies and the related ecosystem. This role will initially be focused on delivering a modern Windows monitoring platform based on the latest monitoring technologies.

Skills Required:

-Experience designing and implementing large scale Azure implementations.
-Designing high availability
-Custom RBAC design
-Subscription and RG standards
-Custom image IaaS service offering and build process
- Azure PaaS (Web, Functions, SQL, Service Bus/Event Hubs)
-Azure Logging, Log Analytics, Security Center and Azure Monitor
-Azure Automation
-Experience integrating Microsoft Operations Management Suite (OMS) into an on premises environment.
-Integration of Azure-hosted and on premises infrastructure
-Strong proficiency with PowerShell
-Experience automating IT processes
-Intermediate to expert knowledge of Windows Server and related technologies
-Experience with virtualization technologies (Hyper-V, VMWare ESX, etc.)
-Experience creating technical architecture documentation
-Strong communication and written skills

Skills Desired:
-Experience with Windows infrastructure technologies (SCCM, SCOM, Active Directory, Group Policy, Clustering, etc.)
-Experience with Open Source Cloud and configuration management tools (Puppet, Chef, etc.)
-Experience with Azure Stack
-Experience working with Linux