Azure Engineer

at Kforce Technology
Location Frederick, MD
Date Posted February 16, 2021
Category All
Job Type Contractor



Kforce has a client that is seeking an Azure Engineer un Frederick, MD.

Essential Duties:
The Architect will design, build, and provide implementation guidance and support for:

  • A diverse set of cloud environments (Dev/Test, Integration, Stage, PROD etc.) composed of Azure for PaaS/IaaS/SaaS (including the secure build-out of a new DevOps environment for application delivery)
  • Software-defined network infrastructure technologies focused on security, services operations, e.g. networking, firewall management, proxy, IT health check management, backup, recovery, event management, patching, monitoring, etc.
  • Provides leadership in developing innovative service capabilities for Azure Cloud and in managing Azure capability projects
  • Responsible for developing strategies, technology, tools, methods, services and solutions that position GRSi as a recognized leader in providing Azure cloud service for our Clients
  • Design and develop automation to support continuous delivery and continuous integration processes, analyze client workflows, and determine the best solutions for a successful enterprise Azure infrastructure
  • Work with business stakeholders and senior leaders to deliver on complex, enterprise-level initiatives that are a part of the company's overall strategic direction
  • Utilize automation tools such as Chef, Jenkins, Git, Electric Flow (Electric Cloud), or similar tools
  • Assist with upgrading, installing, and configuring monitoring solutions for Azure for Windows and Linux servers
  • Manage firewalls, VPNs, and remote access to servers, based on different user roles and access requirements
  • Work in a DevOps capacity with a desire to automate all repetitive processes within the Azure environment
  • Maintain end-to-end security ensuring best practices are always implemented
  • Provision and maintain all servers using configuration management tools, including Chef
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