SENIOR AZURE SYSTEMS ADMINISTRATOR

  • Permanent
  • Ref #399007TJ
  • Posted 4 weeks ago
  • Rivonia, Gauteng, South Africa, Africa
  • Information & Communications Technology, Infrastructure, Network, Software Development
Employer Description

Multi-Cloud, Security, Data Management and Storage solutions  organization

Job Description

  • Contribute to and support  enterprise Cloud strategy, standards and best practices associated with all aspects on cloud offerings.
  • Contribute towards continual service improvement activities related to the design and delivery of cloud solutions and services
  • Participate in deep architectural discussions to ensure solutions are designed for successful deployment,
  • Provide expert level design and engineering support towards the successful delivery of  the customer cloud project portfolios.
  • Work in tandem with the cloud engineering team and Sales Executives
  • Provide tier 3 cloud platform and infrastructure support
  • Determine system configuration and sizing requirements.
  •  Identify, assess, and present options to  customers for meeting their functional and technical requirements including IaaS, PaaS and SaaS cloud service updates.
  • Assist in the design and implementation of customer upgrade and migration paths for cloud IaaS and PaaS.
  • Participate in pre-sales engineer consultations
  • Supporting and Managing customer cloud environments in accordance with expert security guidelines.

Qualifications

  • Matric Certificate / National Senior certificate.
  • BSc Degree or similar
  • Certification as an AWS Cloud Practitioner and AWS Solutions Architect
  • Certification as a Microsoft Azure Administrator and Microsoft Azure Architect, • Other cloud-related certification also a plus • Solid working knowledge of on-prem Microsoft Exchange and Active Directory • Familiar with migration of tenant-to-tenant tools • Solid working experience with O365 migration methodologies

Skills

  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in supporting, implementing, migrating, and designing of compute, storage, and virtualization solutions.
  • In depth, practical experience with Cloud methodologies (IaaS, PaaS, SaaS), automation, orchestration, trends, and industry-leading cloud vendor offerings
  • Handling Microsoft Azure Virtual Machines.
  • Deploying Azure VMs (Windows Server and Linux) in a highly available environment.
  • Perform configuration management and disaster recovery tasks on new environments.
  • Microsoft Azure IaaS Monitoring and Management, manage and monitor IaaS deployments by Log Analytics and Log Search to “drill down” into the most important data in customer IaaS systems.
  • Using PowerShell to deploy resources and repeatable deployments with ARM templates.
  • Work on Microsoft Azure Networking.
  • Design virtual networks to support workloads with the highest security and performance.
  • Explore configuring hybrid connectivity between on-premises environments and Azure, and how to monitor network performance
  • Automating Deployment and Scale of Azure IaaS Solution script, automate, and scale Azure deployments.
  • Dive into automation technology options within Azure
  • Lead and develop best practices for the larger Cloud Engineer team •

Salary / Package

R650 TCT

Benefits

  • Pension
  • Provident Fund
  • Medical Aid