Microsoft Azure Architect - Surrey - £85,000

Mortimer Bell International Ltd.
£75k - £85k pa + Pension, Life assurance
19 Oct 2016
17 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Microsoft Azure Architect - Surrey - £85,000

An unmissable opportunity has arisen for a talented Microsoft Azure Architect, to further their career and take the lead of a highly qualified team. My client is one of the leading energy suppliers in the UK and across Europe, providing world-class services to a diverse list of clients.

The successful candidate will use their extensive knowledge of Microsoft Azure technologies to deliver existing and new digital solutions.

You will work with clients to deliver the best practices, solutions and methodologies to transform their business.

You will have a strong passion for innovative technology, leadership and career progression.

About the Microsoft Azure Architect role:

As a Microsoft Azure Architect, you will play a key consultant role in the configuration and implementation of Microsoft Azure, and development of cloud native applications.

Your focus will be delivering complex enterprise solutions on Azure IAAS/PAAS platforms, and you will quickly need to establish a strong command of the existing solution/application architecture, enterprise integration and delivery methods.

You will deliver Enterprise application Assessment, cloud migration strategy, POC and architecture reviews.

You will create a strong network of contacts in a large diverse organization, and engage professionally with senior business and IS stakeholders.

You will play an integral role in the pre-sales team, involving customer engagement, client presentations and confidently communicate your excellent Microsoft knowledge in customer workshops.

About you:

You will be a talented AWS certified Solutions Architect that has a strong technical background in designing infrastructures.

A successful candidate will have experience of working on multiple large enterprise projects, and confidently provide leadership to internal and wider teams.

You will have extensive experience with Microsoft .NET solution development and architecture.


A successful candidate will have the following ESSENTIAL skills:

- Technical knowledge of cloud based application PaaS and SaaS solutions
- Experience of TDD and Unit Testing Frameworks
- Exposure to Ruby on Rails and Sinatra
- Strong knowledge of SharePoint, BizTalk Services, SOA, Event Driven Architecture
- Background in client facing roles

The following skills would be advantageous, but not essential:

- Certifications in architecting and developing Microsoft Azure Solutions
- Certified Scrum Master
- Exposure to Agile Methodologies

About the company:

My client is an award-wining energy and services company, using the latest technology to ensure they continually meet the changing needs of their customers.

They pride themselves on supporting their people and partners, which allows them to achieve business growth and long-term success.

My client is offering professional development, accelerated career progression and an excellent benefits package.

Send your CV to: or contact me on *************** for a confidential chat to discuss this role and other roles I am actively working on.

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