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Azure Cloud Consultant

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Recruiter: REED Global
Listed on: 27th September
Location: Leeds
Salary/Rate: £600 - £640
Type: Contract
Start Date: ASAP

Azure Cloud Consultant Leeds £600-640 per day (Inside IR35)

A Microsoft Azure Cloud Consultant is required for our public sector client based in Leeds. The successful candidate will provide technical and architectural direction and leadership across a number cloud migration and implementation projects.

One of the major/pivotal projects in this space is the Cloud Migration project, which is looking to migrate over 1500 Windows and Linux servers to Microsoft Azure by November 2021.

Key activities: * Assuring the delivery of the Cloud migration project/programme. * Supporting the decision-making process, to ensure that our decisions are aligned to the Microsoft first and Cloud first vision. * Thought leadership in the Microsoft Cloud space. * Shaping project decisions to align them to the project scope and the right outcomes. * Inputting into the design, integration and implementation of Microsoft Azure. * Supporting the Project Manager coordinate major third-party suppliers. * Gently challenging internal 'on-premise' thinking, in a supportive and collaborative way. * Ensuing that security is at the heart of everything we do with the Cloud migration. * Coaching and mentoring colleagues to build confidence in Cloud technologies. * Helping 'raise the bar' across the Digital Team. * Working with stakeholders across the organisation to help them understand the benefits that Cloud computing delivers to them. * Supporting the delivery of a Microsoft Cloud upskilling programme across the department.

Skills and Experience

* Microsoft Azure Expert. * Large scale on premise physical server/virtual server migration to Azure. * Systems integration experience. * The ability to communicate in a non-technical manner to various stakeholders. * Experience with the full project life cycle. * Ability to support, develop, inspire and motivate others working around you in all things cloud.

Contact Name: Alex Conroy
Reference: TJ/9104/X3-389810_1601197261
Job ID: 2857104



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