Azure SME / Azure Consultant / Azure Architect
Azure SME / Azure Consultant / Azure ArchitectFor over three decades our purpose hasn’t changed: we are here to make a positive difference to the lives of all. Through the exceptional products, services and value we offer — is what sets us apart. We are proud of how far we’ve come as a business, now we want to see you grow with us. At Specsavers we promise to make you feel good, smart and cared for. To support this promise we offer a competitive salary, excellent bonuses, medical and dental care including a range of additional benefits that make Specsavers a great place to work.
Joining our Cloud Technology team, we are looking for a Subject Matter Expert to implement the cloud technology strategy and infrastructure for deployment across our business, including Azure infrastructure such as cloud storage, processing and interconnectivity between clouds and Specsavers WAN. In addition, this role will:
- Work with the cloud infrastructure companies and cloud management platform provider, creating a fully managed cloud infrastructure
- Work with IT teams to maintain virtual infrastructure and template libraries for all systems and drive migration of services
- Provide recommendation on upgrades and modifications to current existing technologies
- Promote continuous improvement of cloud technologies to enhance efficiency and work with procurement teams to ensure our suppliers are fully optimised
To be successful in this role, we would require you to be/have:
- Certification of Microsoft Azure Certification
- Demonstrate experience of design or implementation and support of distributed applications in Azure
- Be able to demonstrate an understanding of Azure principles and technologies
- Experience of building relationships with all levels of staff
The role can be home based but travel to our office as needed will be required. If you are looking for a role to use your expert knowledge and experience and be a key driver in shaping our strategy please apply.