Full-Time

Azure Platform Engineer

Guidepoint

Guidepoint

1,001-5,000 employees

Professional Talent Platform

Consulting

Mid

Toronto, ON, Canada

Required Skills
PowerShell
Datadog
Microsoft Azure
JIRA
Terraform
Ansible
Development Operations (DevOps)
Requirements
  • 4+ years of experience working as Azure Platform Engineer
  • Strong experience in skills listed below
  • A Computer Science or Engineering equivalent Degree is a Must
Responsibilities
  • Design, deploy, and manage Azure virtual networks, App Services, Function Apps, Azure Container Apps, and other cloud workloads/resources.
  • Implement and maintain Azure resource groups and subscriptions.
  • Monitor and optimize Azure infrastructure for performance and cost efficiency.
  • Configure Azure security policies, access controls, and firewall rules.
  • Ensure compliance with industry standards and best practices for data security and privacy.
  • Implement backup and disaster recovery solutions on Azure.
  • Develop and maintain automation scripts (PowerShell, Azure CLI) for provisioning and managing Azure resources.
  • Implement Infrastructure as Code (IaC) principles using tools like Terraform, Helm, Ansible.
  • Configure Dashboards on Datadog for stakeholders.
  • Set up Azure monitoring and alerting for infrastructure and applications. Configure Datadog.
  • Troubleshoot and resolve incidents related to Windows Servers, Azure services and resources.
  • Work closely with DevOps and development teams to ensure seamless integration of applications with Azure services.
  • Collaborate with other IT teams to align cloud infrastructure with organizational goals.
  • Lead research / design / architecture / development of enterprise services on Azure.
  • Participate in Kanban delivery model to deliver sprint releases through stories/epics utilizing Jira to track all development work and track overall velocity.
  • Serve as a subject matter expert to design, administer and support security of infrastructure and enterprise hosting platforms.
  • Build / Maintain strong partnerships with IT stakeholders including Delivery Engineering, Application Development, Architecture and Security

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

N/A

Headquarters

New York, New York

Founded

2003

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

2%

1 year growth

16%

2 year growth

27%

Benefits

Competitive salary.

Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance.

401(k) with company matching.

Life Insurance (100% Employer Sponsored)

Paid vacation plus 10 legal holidays.

Light snacks and beverages.

Discounted gym memberships.

Commuter Benefits.