Procom

Procom

Ottawa, ON

Azure Systems Engineer

Azure Systems Engineer
On behalf of our client, Procom is looking for an Azure Systems Engineer for a 100% remote opportunity. Reporting to the Senior Manager of Cloud Hosting Operations, the Cloud Systems Engineer will be responsible for building, managing, supporting, and scaling Cloud infrastructure. The Azure Systems Engineer will collaborate with a talented team of System Administrators, System Engineers, Architects, Support Specialist, and Developers in the ongoing support of the Dayforce application infrastructure.

This role will directly assist in the design, development, construction, and migration of a hybrid cloud environment. You will serve as a key expert in areas of technical consulting, engineering, and support. Working within a hybrid cloud environment including public and private cloud technologies such as Azure, AWS, and VMware.

Responsibilities

-Assist in design and deployment of PaaS and IaaS solutions in a public and private cloud platform such as Azure and VMware.
-Perform necessary migration of data and services from private to public cloud platforms.
-Define innovative solutions using concepts such as infrastructure-as-code, deployment orchestration, automation templates, and scripting.
-Handle case management, incident management, change management, and proactive monitoring of the global hybrid cloud infrastructure hosting our enterprise-class application.
-Verify stability, interoperability, portability, security, or scalability of system infrastructure.
-Partner with Application Support teams to ensure a highly functioning and available environment.
-Participate in Hosting Operations on-call rotation.

Qualifications

-5-7 years’ experience with Windows technologies such as Windows Server 2008-2019, SQL Server 2008-2019, Microsoft IIS, and other Microsoft server technologies.
-5-7 years’ experience working with private and public cloud platforms (Azure)
-5-7 years’ experience working with Microsoft Azure PaaS, IaaS, and Micro-services technologies including Kubernetes.
-5-7 years’ experience working with VMware technologies.
-5-7 years’ experience as a System Engineer or Administrator within a Windows environment.
-2-3 years’ experience with Infrastructure-as-Code and Terraform software.

Desired Skills

-Experience building and supporting application infrastructure for a global software company.
-Strong Windows Engineering experience.
-Detailed understanding of best practices around highly available, scalable, secure, and connected global hybrid cloud environments.
-Past migration experience from private cloud environments to public cloud environments (Azure).
-Proven cloud infrastructure architecture and engineering experience.
-Strong understanding of hybrid cloud environments.
-Understands and has proven experience with Infrastructure as code.
-Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
-Highly motivated and energetic personality capable of influencing positive change and growth.

Education & Certification

  • -Bachelor’s Degree plus 5-7 years relevant experience.
    -Azure Administrator and Architect certifications a plus.