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About the job
We have a new senior role in Leeds for a Head of Cloud Platforms to join a leading technology company. This is a newlycreated role and is very much strategic and clientfacing.
To be considered you must have very strong experience with public, private and hybrid cloud models and should possess strong strategic planning skills. You should have expert knowledge and experience in design, migration, and implementation of complex hosting solutions and migrations.
Design highly available, scalable and secure cloud infrastructure using industry best practices
Define and implement infrastructure migration methodologies and techniques
Provide functional/technical expertise relating to solution offerings
Define potential infrastructure management wrap services and ensure that they are planned an delivered effectively and profitably
Lead a small team of infrastructure engineers to ensure that existing client platforms are monitored and managed effectively and professionally
You will also work with the Service Delivery team to ensure that SLAs are being met and will manage supplier contracts where appropriate.
You should ideally have:
4+ years of experience with Active Directory
4+ years of Windows server platform management
3+ years system virtualization experience (VMWARE, Hyper V, XenServer)
3+ years of system management tools (SCCM, etc.)
1+ years of working with PowerShell
1+ years of cloudbased InfrastructureasaService, PlatformasaService, SoftwareasaService
1+ years of cloudbased Operations Management Suite (OMS)
General consulting skills including: analysis and problem solving, written and verbal communication, and team collaboration
Familiar with Cloud Migration Strategy, Planning, and Migration activities
Experience with Single Signon platforms (Ping, Azure AD, Okta, etc.)
Appropriate certifications in cloud technologies
Experience with networking and firewall configuration
Experience with image deployment and migrations
Experience with Cloud Infrastructure (VM, SQL, VNET, User defined routes, Azure Site Recovery, Traffic Manager, Azure Automation, Storage, ARM Templates, Azure Load balancer, API Gateway and Azure AD)
Onpremise infrastructure (AD, DNS, VMWare, HyperV, Load balancer, firewalls, routing)
Experience with monitoring tools
Experience with Windows and Linuxbased operating system configuration, automation and management
You will be working closely with a national, key client as well as liaising regularly with the cloud hosting company.
This is a role which would suit a technology leader, someone who has strong strategic vision, indepth technical expertise on all cloudrelated matters and who is able to build strong relationships with colleagues and clients.
This is a company which works on major projects for private and public sector clients from all over the country. They can offer a real technical challenge in a supportive, professional environment.
If you have the skills and experience and want to find out more, get in touch now.