Azure Solution Architect (pre-sales)

London, United Kingdom
Full-Time

Azure Solution Architect (pre-sales)

Posted: 2020-12-18

About Nordcloud

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 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 seeking to be part of #TheCloudRevolution and to benefit from the ability to innovate faster than ever.

Your daily work and solutions we build

Currently, we are looking for a person ready to join our UK team, and become Azure Solution Architect (pre-sales)

In this role, you will cooperate closely with our Head of Growth and you will take part in building a new, cross-functional team across different towers. As an Azure Solution Architect, you need to understand the public cloud market and Nordcloud’s value for the customer. We offer more than a service! You will be working with customers in the areas of finance, energy, manufacturing industries, consumer services or data platforms. Join a leading and rapidly growing public cloud provider in Europe!

Get familiar with the technologies and projects we work on here.

Your role includes

  • Advising and helping customers develop next-generation solutions that leverage the full potential of public cloud platforms in the pre-sales phase.
  • Facilitating customer’s journey and translating business requirements to guide the implementation of technical designs and solutions.
  • Running workshops and advising customers on architectural decisions and best practices to ensure their solutions are designed for successful deployment in the cloud.
  • Working together with the sales team and helping build proposals for our customers.
  • Working as a bridge between the customer’s vision and our delivery and tech experts.
  • Evangelizing about technologies we use and contributing to our specialist community.
  • Being on top of your game! In this fast-changing space, Nordcloud regularly organizes training, hackathons, meetups, and courses.

To be a successful Azure Solution Architect we expect that:

  • You are highly technical and analytical and possess significant hands-on experience in cloud-related projects.
  • You have an understanding, interest, and willingness to learn even more about public cloud technology and architecture (AWS, Azure, or GCP).
  • You are able to lead both our internal teams and customers on the cloud journey - you are not afraid of challenging the status quo.
  • You have strong interpersonal and presentation skills and you are experienced in working with senior level stakeholders both in business and technical areas, at the customer interface and internally.
  • You have fluent English skills.

If you bring some of the following skills it makes us smile even more

  • "Hold my beer - I got this" attitude
  • "go-getter" attitude
  • You are able to convince not just the customer but your fellow developers that your solution is the smartest
  • You love building stuff - as a growth company, we’re continuously developing our practices!

As we have varying opportunities to work internationally, some readiness to travel in the United Kingdom and other locations in Europe is required. All applicants must have the right to work in the EU or in the United Kingdom.

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
  • 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 
  • Flexible working hours and freedom to choose your tools and ways of working
  • Mobile phone allowance, gym membership, pension scheme, 25 days of annual leave, high-end laptop and a smartphone of your choice
  • We grow together! There’s a possibility to gather valued certificates and participate in world-class courses and training – choose from various courses to ensure continuous learning with a personal training budget!

Our team and culture - #NordcloudCommunity

Our employee promise to Nordcloudians is We are digital builders born in the cloud. As an adaptable learning community, we are here to transform the industry. 

To get more insight into the daily life at Nordcloud community, please check out our Instagram profile, Community & Culture site, Facebook and LinkedIn. For learning more about cloud and other modern technologies we recommend checking Nordcloud Engineering Medium page. To understand our culture even better, read a Nordcloudian story from our Azure Tech Lead, Harry Azariah

We are looking forward to hearing from you!

Please send us your CV or LinkedIn profile and we’ll get back to you soon. Our Talent Acquisition Partner  Wladyslaw Gadomski is more than happy to answer your questions.

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We are digital builders born in the cloud. Joining Nordcloud is the chance of a lifetime to leave your mark on the IT industry!



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