Platform Engineer - Azure

We have a fantastic opportunity for an engineer looking to build a career in a varied and challenging role. This role will suit someone who is driven and is eager to continuously develop their skills. At Node4 we provide a progressive environment with opportunities for professional and personal growth. 

N4Stack is a Node4 brand which brings together the Database, DevOps and Cloud practices to provide a range of enterprise Consulting and Managed Services. A born in the cloud provider, N4Stack are closely partnered with Microsoft Azure and Amazon Web Services to provide transformational services which help customers modernise their application deployments. Our role is to act as the trusted party operating the infrastructure and data platforms supporting the application in a DevOps aligned model.

What will you be doing?

  • To deliver work in adherence with N4Stack security and operational processes
  • To be a consummate technology professional upholding and re-enforcing the N4Stack professional culture and standards working to agreed service level agreements and professional conduct
  • To help develop and mentor the junior members of the technical team
  • To give full commitment to learning and developing new skills and obtaining appropriate professional certifications supported by N4stack

What will you bring?

Essential Skills

  • Practical experience of launching, configuring and supporting highly available Windows based applications within Microsoft Azure as well as their supporting services.
  • Expertise in the following technologies.
  • Windows Server
  • Configuration & Orchestration, Terraform or Ansible preferred
  • Source Control, Git preferred
  • Continuous Integration and Deployment Pipelines, Azure DevOps (Microsoft Team Foundation server) preferred
  • Web and Database technologies such as IIS, Apache, .Net, .Net Core, NodeJS and MSSQL
  • PowerShell
  • Confident, self-assured ability to communicate effectively with Client technical and non-technical stakeholders with proven ability to influence outcomes
  • Strong analytical ability to support complex problem solving and presentation of issues and solutions into a focused, structured professional services report

Desirable Skills

  • Container based systems such as Docker and Kubernetes
  • Scripting languages such as PowerShell and Bash
  • Linux experience will be advantage
  • Awareness of Amazon Web Services

Why join us?

Recognised as one of the UK’s 100 Best Workplaces™ by Great Place to Work®, Node4 is an innovative Managed Services Provider, offering IT infrastructure and services, all flexibly deployed across our own infrastructure fabric and the public cloud.

We provide a range of solutions, including cloud services to support hybrid and multi-cloud models, connectivity, data services, collaboration, and security. This enables us to help UK businesses in every sector do more in the digital age.

Work for Node4 and you will be part of a friendly, supportive culture focused on delivering Exceptional Service as a Standard (ESaaS) to our customers – and one another.

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