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Azure Architect

Azure Architect

  • Location

    London, England

  • Contact:

    Jina Kaur

  • Sector:

    Insurance

  • Contact email:

    jkaur@venquis.com

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Job ref:

    BBBH14883_1600334895

  • Salary/Rate:

    £600.00 - £725.00 per day + Outside IR35

  • Published:

    13 days ago

  • Startdate:

    October 2020

  • Expiry date:

    2020-10-17

**AZURE ARCHITECT** **INSURANCE** **LONDON** **ASAP** **CONTRACT**

A market empowering insurance company is looking for an Azure Architect who will be responsible for working on a client facing platform using multiple tools and technologies. You will work in an Agile team and be a well-versed testing specialist.
This is an exciting opportunity to work in a company that is driving innovation across the insurance market. You will be part of the next phase of their journey as they continue to grow following the high demands coming in from the back of the lockdown period.
RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Work with our selected vendor to:
    • Ensure that the build and configuration of Azure Services is to agreed design specifications / quality.
    • Ensure that the platform can scale appropriately as per documented requirements.
    • Troubleshoot any Azure issues with the Vendor.
    • Ensure that any Azure Cloud costs & resources are managed appropriately and optimised where possible.
    • Ensure the Cloud Services are documented adequately (i.e. to hand over to an Application Management Service).
  • Work with the Security SME to ensure that the platform is secure.
  • Participate in the Technical Design Authority.
  • Escalate any issues to the Manager.
REQUIREMENTS:
  • Strong Architect experience
  • An Azure certified individual who is experienced in the design, build & configuration of Microsoft Azure services and products
  • Optimisation of Azure based resources
  • Strong vendor management skills
  • Experience of agile software delivery projects
  • Strong communication skills - able to provide evidence of working closely with business teams and key stakeholders in a product development and client driven environment.
If this is you, please apply as soon as possible or send your latest CV to jkaur@venquis.com for a fast track review. If suitable, I will be in touch within 48 hours.