Job title: CLOUD INFRASTRUCTURE ENGINEER (AZURE) – gain Cloud Architecture experience with ASSET MANAGEMENT COMPANY: R800K – R1 Million - JOHANNESBURG or CAPE TOWN
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Salary: ZAR 1,000,000.00
Location: Cape Town or Johannesburg
Job published: 08/07/2021
Job ID: 38707

Job Description

CLOUD INFRASTRUCTURE ENGINEER (AZURE) – gain Cloud Architecture experience with ASSET MANAGEMENT COMPANY: R800K – R1 Million - JOHANNESBURG or CAPE TOWN

 

This is an excellent opportunity for an AZURE CLOUD INFRASTRUCTURE ENGINEER to gain Cloud ARCHITECTURE experience, by joining a leading International INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT COMPANY.  

 

LOCATION & SALARY:

You can be based in either JOHANNESBURG or CAPE TOWN and salary on offer is R800K – R1,000,000/annum.

 

THE COMPANY:

This is an established and highly successful ASSET MANAGEMENT COMPANY with offices in the United Kingdom and South Africa. With a 25 year track-record of success they manage assets in excess of £3.7bn. They are a niche and specialised business employing 150 people. A technology driven company – they support Financial Intermediaries, including Wealth Managers and Financial Advisory firms. They also provide a Wealth Platform with access to market, multi-asset class investments and incorporates research, portfolio modelling, trade execution, custody, white labelled investor reporting and various support tools.

 

THE ROLE:

As AZURE CLOUD INFRASTRUCTURE ENGINEER your focus will be to manage and administer portions of their Azure estate. This involves working with System Administrators and DevOps leads as part of an ongoing Azure migration; and providing input to the architecture and development teams about the Azure Architecture. You must be comfortable working in a geographically dispersed team and be aware of high availability strategies for Azure, and disaster recovery strategies for Azure.

 

REQUIRED SKILLS:

Ideally you will be Certified Microsoft Azure Solutions Architect Expert – but no worries if not as the company will help you achieve it.

Familiarity and experience with the following Azure Technologies is needed – but again, don’t worry if you don’t tick every single box. What you’re lacking you will receive training in with this company):

- Powershell

- GIT source control

- Docker Containers

- Azure Container Instances

- Azure Kubernetes Service

- Azure Functions

- Azure AD

- Azure AD B to C

- Azure networking

- Traffic Manager

- Azure Application Gateway

- Azure VPN

- Azure ExpressRoute

- Azure DDOS

- KeyVault

- Azure Cache Redis

- Azure Cosmos DB

- PowerBI Service

- SQL Server (Azure Database, Managed Instance)

- Storage (Table, Blob, File)

- Azure Virtual Machine management (Windows, Linux)