MS Azure Release Engineer

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12 months
Gazelle Global Consulting
flag_no Czech Republic
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MS Azure Release Engineer

For one of our global leading tech clients we urgently require a MS Azure Release Engineer who's experienced in environment setup and product deployments in MS Azure working in an amazing location in the Czech Republic. In addition you will get great exposure to support engagement which will help you upgrade your skills and work with the latest technology currently on the market.

The successful MS Azure Release Engineer must have at least 4 years skills & experience with the following:

  • Proven history with Infrastructure as a Service such as on Microsoft Azure, Amazon Web Services(AWS), Microsoft Azure, or OpenStack
  • Demonstrated experience & expertise on Microsoft Azure administration & Powershell
  • Demonstrated experience engineering and supporting cloud scale IaaS and PaaS environments
  • Application virtualization for Azure
  • Deployment and administration of Azure environment.
  • Azure infrastructure management (VNet, Load balancers, instance management, instance size configuration, traffic management, HADR, RTO/RPO, SLAs, etc.).
  • Securing application and Azure resources on Azure environment.
  • Automation of Azure environment creation using Powershell or any Dev/Ops tool(s)
  • Automating the monitoring and maintenance activities
  • Automation of application deployment and CI to Azure environments
  • Nice to have experience:

  • Tool(VSS, SVN) for Version maintenance
  • Knowledge of Dev/Ops model and tools would be a huge +point
  • Knowledge of ITIL process
  • Knowledge of Support Model
  • Hands on experience designing and implementing solutions leveraging multiple services within public cloud providers via provider and/or cross platform APIs.
  • Knowledge of Developing Solutions with Cloud Orchestration Tools (Chef, Puppet, etc.)
  • Demonstrated experience and expertise developing software, scripts, and or services for the cloud
  • Strong Knowledge of IP Networking including VPC's, VPN's, VRF, DNS, Load-balancing, and Firewalls.
  • Demonstrated Experience with the Software Development Lifecycle and Associated Tools
  • Demonstrated customer focus - evaluates decisions through the eyes of the customer; builds strong customer relationships; creates processes with customer viewpoint; partners with customers to help shape their future initiatives
  • Strong analytical and strong problem solving skills - communicates in a clear and succinct manner and effectively evaluates information/data to make decisions; anticipates obstacles and develops plans to resolve; creates actionable strategies and operational plans
  • Change oriented - actively generates process improvements; champions and drives change initiatives; confronts difficult circumstances in creative ways, balances multiple and competing
  • As a MS Azure Release Engineer your daily activities whist not limited to will include:

    - Automate deployment scripts

    - Perform Cloud environment builds

    - Perform code deployments

    - Perform smoke testing.

    - Deploy device firmware, provide reports requested by device Engineering

    - Automate smoke testing & validation

    - Participate in DR exercises as requested.

    Contract: 6 to 12 months

    Location: Czech Republic

    Rates: Excellent!