Azure Cloud Automation Engineer


Gloucestershire, England

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£50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum

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Mag Dutka

Azure Cloud Automation Engineer

Location: South Gloucestershire / Bristol

Position: Permanent

Salary: £55,000

I am looking for a highly motivated, results orientated Cloud Engineer.

This a fantastic opportunity to use the latest cloud technologies to develop our infrastructure and support the infrastructure, databases and applications for enterprise customers.

Services have migrated from hosting providers to Azure and have been redesigned and rebuilt making use of Azure and third-party technologies.

This is an opportunity to have hands-on experience building, maintaining and improving systems using infrastructure-as-code and automation.

You will have an opportunity to work with technologies like Azure Platform Management (DSC and Arm templates), HA Proxy, SQL Server 2016, Windows 2016, Azure PaaS, CosmosDB, Table Storage and virtual networks in your day-to-day responsibilities.

Ideally you will have experience with Azure, however virtualisation and other relevant experience is sufficient.


The role will involve full knowledge of cloud automation operations whilst building and maintaining secure servers, networks, and looking at improvement and automation of manual processes.

An excellent understanding of PowerShell, Azure, Windows Servers, IIS, Networking (Firewalls, Switches, DNS, DHCP), and Active Directory.

  • .NET code deployments to our infrastructure
  • Azure environment configuration and build consisting of virtual networking and servers
  • Support upgrades and migrations of customers
  • Ensure that all systems are compliant with our IT policies and procedures
  • Respond to outages and alerts proactively and quickly
  • Work within a ticket system to resolve requests and problems across all environments
  • Provide technical mentoring of other team members and teams within the business to support the infrastructure and application

Required Skills and Experience:

  • 5+ years in a similar role
  • Advanced PowerShell automation/development
  • Expert level of knowledge of Windows Servers
  • Experience of virtualization specifically in Azure environment
  • Exposure to IIS
  • Strong knowledge of Microsoft Technologies and solutions
  • Software solution and network structure design experience and hardware knowledge would be an advantage
  • General knowledge of Windows operating system, networking and communication


  • Azure IaaS & PaaS
  • Experience working within a SaaS provider
  • Working to ISO 27001 standards
  • Private and public cloud-based technology (Azure/AWS etc)
  • Setup/maintenance of SSO solutions
  • Octopus Deploy
  • Azure OMS or Microsoft SCOM

Azure Cloud Automation Engineer

Location: South Gloucestershire / Bristol

Position: Permanent

Salary: £55,000

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