Cloud Administrator

Position ID: Position ID: COA-OP-PR-2
Title: Cloud Administrator
Reporting to: Delivery Manager
Function: Operations
No of openings: 1

Role Context:
The Cloud Administrator is responsible for MS Azure PaaS monitoring and maintenance tasks, recommend/Implement best practices in the domain to the existing cloud Infrastructure Architecture for the optimal performance and utilization of provisioned assets.

Functional Context:
The Operations team is responsible for the customer delivery , continuous improvement and strategic development of operational requirements, process, and technology, to deliver key service outcomes for customers

Role Expectations:
» Monitoring and enhancing the security of current and future Azure environments
» Evaluating and automating the scaling and capacity requirements within Azure environments
» Ensuring federated access across Active Directory and Azure AD
» Troubleshooting and resolving Azure environment performance issues, connectivity issues, security issues, etc.
» Working with teams to integrate Azure infrastructure components into processes and procedures
» Work with Delivery team in implementing SaaS product for customers
» Work with Product Team in testing in new feature testing and releases
» Competency to learn product architecture and recommend cloud environment best suited for different scenarios
» Additional duties as assigned

Performance Indicators
SLA (internal/external) Compliance
Minimum Entry Qualifications & Additional Certifications
Bachelor Degree in Computer science or information technology
Azure Cloud Certification(s)

Experience and Skills:
Experience:
3 years or more of experience in supporting applications and functions in the Azure Cloud, Strong experience in implementing, monitoring and maintaining Microsoft Azure solutions, including major services related to Compute, Storage, Network and Security

Knowledge Areas:
Essential
Backup, Restore, Recovery and high availability strategies for Microsoft Azure environments Windows Server and SQL database creation, configuration, upgrade, migration, and patching Network protocols such as: DNS, SMTP, SNMP, SSH, SFTNetwork and TCP/IP routing/subnetting Knowledge of Windows operating systems. Working knowledge of VPN connectivity and client troubleshooting
Good to Have
Strong knowledge of IaaS and PaaS services Experience with Python ecosystem Strong understanding and background of working with a complex Active Directory, Azure AD, LDAP and the requirement of strictly following standards, procedures, and processes Advanced knowledge of DNS, DHCP, Kerberos and Windows Authentication
Skills:
Essential
Troubleshooting and resolving Azure environment performance issues, connectivity issues, security issues, etc
Ability to identify and troubleshoot Azure server and SQL database related CPU, memory, I/O, disk space and other
resources
Good to Have
Excellent PowerShell skills Experience with Azure AD, Active Directory including managing/maintaining GPOs