Azure Cloud Architect

Multiple locations, Germany
Full-Time

Azure Cloud Architect

Posted: 2020-10-20

Born in the Cloud 2011, Europe´s leading cloud solution provider Nordcloud accelerates the digital transformation of its customers with the latest cloud technology. Since the beginning, Nordcloud has completed more than 1000 successful deployments that have helped its enterprise customers reap the full benefits of the public cloud, including better security, agility, scalability and reduced costs. Nordcloud employs 500+ cloud experts around Europe. Nordcloud has a local presence in Austria, Denmark, Finland, Germany, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Sweden, Switzerland and the UK. Nordcloud has been awarded to be the world’s number 1 cloud native Managed Services Partner in the May 2020 by Gartner Magic Quadrant for Hyper scaler MSP’s. We are proud to be an AWS Premier Consulting Partner, a Google Cloud Premier Partner and a Microsoft Gold Cloud Partner and Azure Expert MSP.

When you join Nordcloud you become part of a rapidly growing company where you will set your career on track for outstanding achievement within a company that knows no limits. Our customers are large enterprises that are seeking to be a part of #TheCloudRevolution and benefit from ability to innovate faster than ever.

To enable that growth, we're looking for an Azure Cloud Architect to join our world-class team and help our customers gain the maximum benefits of the cloud.


What does a Cloud Architect actually do?

Cloud Architect is an Azure expert who acts as a technical consultant towards developers and Azure users guiding them in the best use of Azure platform. In addition, cloud architect takes part in the design and implementation of cloud infrastructure solutions and services for our customers’ needs.

At Nordcloud, you’ll find yourself participating in various projects, from fresh cloud infrastructure builds and migrations, to security implementations and big data or IoT projects.

A guaranteed 100% of the projects you’ll carry out are public cloud-based.

What do you need to be successful on this role:

  • Hands-on Azure knowledge from successful projects
  • DevOps “toolkit” and attitude
  • Knowledge of Azure platform services
  • Terraform knowledge
  • Knowledge of container technologies (Kubernetes, Docker, AKS)
  • Windows server and/or Linux server administration experience
  • Good command of scripting languages (Powershell, Bash,..)
  • ARM templating knowhow
  • As we have varying opportunities to work internationally, the possibility to travel up to 25% in Germany and other locations in Europe
  • Fluent English speaking skills & the right to work in the EU are required

What makes us smile even more is if you bring some of the following skills

  • AD / Azure AD knowledge
  • Database knowledge (SQL / NoSQL)
  • Knowledge of configuration management tools (Puppet, Chef, Ansible)
  • Networking know-how
  • Knowledge of serverless computing
  • Developer background
  • Consulting experience
  • Fluent German is a plus
  • #TheCloudRevolution attitude!

Relevant certifications are appreciated.

Why is Nordcloud your next career move?

  • Lots of opportunities to develop your expertise while working together with our leading European Cloud Professionals. We have 200+ certified AWS experts,  100+ certified Azure experts and 70+ certified Google Cloud experts working from 19 different offices in 10 European countries
  • Brilliant and friendly colleagues comprising 30+ nationalities from all over the world with "Hold my coffee/beer - I got this" attitude
  • We’re continuously developing our business – that means, we’re not stuck with the attitude of doing things as they’ve always been done
  • A chance to work with a variety of high-profile customers from several industries using cutting-edge public cloud technologies
  • We work closely with the biggest players in the cloud industry: Amazon Web Services, Google and Microsoft 
  • Work when you’re the most productive. You get up early or can’t work before your 3rd coffee? We offer flexible working hours. As long as the customer is happy, your colleagues are happy and you are happy - we are happy as well!
  • Events & fun – beside all your interesting work assignments, feel free to enjoy our extra-curricular activities such as a weekly coffee catch-ups and Tuesday after work! 
  • We grow together! There’s a possibility to gather valued certificates and participate in world class courses and trainings – choose from various courses to ensure continuous learning with a personal training budget!

Working at Nordcloud is not just the next best job – it’s the chance of a lifetime to leave your mark on the IT industry!

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