Senior Azure Engineer

Cape Town
Posted 4 months ago

Join a growing international IT managed Services company in Cape Town, as an expert Azure Engineer.



  • To conceptualize, design, and deliver product delivery
  • Reviews on the architecture and design deliverables and support
  • Ensure knowledge up-gradation and work with new technologies
  • Gather specifications and deliver solutions to the client organization
  • Recommend client value creation initiatives and implement industry best practices
  • Train and develop the team
  • Design and develop a solution for product/project and sustenance delivery
  • Effectively present public and hybrid cloud-based architectural design concepts and solutions
  • Drive decision making. Identify alternatives, pros, and cons, and make recommendations
  • Anticipate when an architectural change will be needed and prepare the organization for a successful transition
  • Build public and hybrid cloud-based, optimized reference applications, show-casing event-driven, elastically scalable, fault tolerance, and other cloud architecture patterns
  • Drive public and hybrid cloud-based, proof-of-concept prototypes that assess the feasibility of solutions and demonstrate to our clients how technology can be leveraged
  • Identify, analyse, and resolve the most complex public and hybrid cloud-based issues.
  • Manage multiple initiatives independently
  • Communicates architectural solutions to managed services team leaders and other critical stakeholders throughout the architecture planning and design process


Skills and Experience Required:

  • Implement and monitor an Azure infrastructure
  • Implement management and security solutions
  • Implement solutions for apps
  • Implement and manage data platforms
  • Design monitoring
  • Design identity and security
  • Design data storage
  • Design business continuity
  • Design infrastructure



  • Microsoft Hyper-V
  • VMware vSphere
  • Some VM-related administrative tasks include:
  • Deploying VMs into virtual networks
  • Configuring VM for optimum cost, performance, and security
  • Backing up VMs and potentially providing failover recovery


  • Securing data against unauthorized access
  • Backing up data and making it efficient to restore when needed
  • Configuring long-term archival storage to maintain corporate compliance


  • Deploying and configuring virtual networks
  • Orchestrating routing paths, especially in a hybrid cloud
  • Managing public and private IP addresses for your VMs and selected other Azure resources


  • Encrypting data in transit, at rest, and in use
  • Protecting Azure Active Directory accounts against compromise
  • Reducing the attack surface of all your Azure resources



  • Microsoft Azure Certified


Deadline for applications is 15/12/2019

For more information, call Nova Buchan on 073 393 9731 or send your CV to

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