Azure Infrastructure Engineer

  • Location

    West Midlands, England

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  • Salary:

    £40000.00 - £50000 per annum + +10% Bonus

  • Contact:

    Alex Burgess

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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  • Consultant:

    Alex Burgess

Azure Infrastructure Engineer - Walsall (flexible working- Mainly remote) - £40,000 - £50,000 + 10% Bonus

I am currently recruiting for a Azure Infrastructure Engineer to join a global organisation based out of their HQ in the West Midlands (remote working available). This role will play a major part in supporting the business and its users with a variety of support requests and will have a core focus on supporting the business infrastructure (servers, backups, networks, disaster recovery, desktop equipment etc).

The ideal candidate will have a strong background in infrastructure management including cloud, virtual and physical environments. The client requires someone who has extensive experience within Azure (IaaS) as the business infrastructure is fully Azure.

Role Overview:

  • Manage and enhance business infrastructure ensuring that it is fully maintained, operational and "fit for purpose". This covers, servers, backups, networks, disaster recovery and desktop equipment.
  • Ability to work with Windows Server and Linux Systems.
  • Working with Firewalls and other security related tools.
  • Install, configure and make operational new hardware.
  • Configuring and maintaining Microsoft Exchange Server environments including Office 365.
  • 3rd line support including developing and maintaining processes related to Service Desk tasks.
  • Own and manage issues to full completion, keeping customers updated at all times, ensuring incident/escalation process is followed and seen through to completion.



  • IT Infrastructure Management including cloud, virtual and physical environments.
  • Microsoft Azure Cloud skills. (Iaas)
  • Active Directory skills.
  • Firewall, VPN and Network configuration skills.
  • General networking skill set.
  • Microsoft Terminal Services skills.
  • Anti-Virus and encryption deployment and management.
  • Able to exercise independent judgment and take action on it.
  • Excellent analytical, mathematical, and creative problem-solving skills.
  • Excellent listening, interpersonal, written, and oral communication skills.
  • Logical and efficient, with keen attention to detail.
  • Ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks while under pressure.
  • Strong customer service orientation.
  • Proven ability to work in a team-oriented, collaborative environment.
  • Self-motivated and able to work with a minimum of supervision.


  • Mobile Device Management (MDM) skills.
  • Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM) skills.
  • Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM) skills.
  • Microsoft Office 365 skills.
  • Microsoft Azure Cloud skills.
  • Microsoft Operations Management Suite.
  • Microsoft InTune Mobile Device and Application Management.
  • Microsoft Public Key Infrastructure (PKI) and Network Policy Server (NPS).
  • Cisco Certification e.g CCNA / CCNP
  • Meraki switch, firewall and WiFi solutions

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