Azure Virtual Desktop SME

Job Type:
Cloud & Infrastructure
Job reference:
16 days ago

Azure Virtual Desktop SME
UK Wide
Hybrid working structure

Competitive & Negotiable Salary

The opportunity:

The company that we are recruiting for is a global leader within digital transformation, whose aim is to inspire candidates and their people to make the right choices, collectively and individually, to shape the future of the information space. The company has a real focus on growing as a team and supports their employees to grow and develop their skills too. With the employee life-cycle designed to prevent discrimination and make employees feel they are where they belong, the company is not only very accepting, but also an extremely exciting place to work for and be a part of.

Our client is a multi award winning practice that provides industry-proven solutions and is planning a dynamic growth in order to meet growing customers' demand. Company clients are increasingly using the 'cloud' for solutions which creates the need to migrate solutions and optimise the collaborative environments.

Flexible working options considered. We're passionate about diversity - if you require any adaptations for your work, or the recruitment process to enable you to be the best you can be, please discuss with us.

This is a permanent role that will require the successful applicant to gain security clearance.

Signs of success:
To be successful in this role, you will need a rich combination of experience, proven skills, and personal attributes. See below to find out if you are the person we are looking for. You will have the ability to travel to client and company sites around the UK.

The role can be based at local company sites and has the capability of home working, particularly in the current COVID 19 climate. There will be the potential to travel to client sites as needed by the business.

Ideal candidates for the role will have passed the AZ 140 Microsoft exam.

Skills we can't do without:

  • Demonstrable technical experience with Cloud VDI operation managing Azure Virtual Desktop / WVD, FSlogix, App attach
  • Experience designing the Azure Virtual Desktop architecture
  • Experience designing for user identities and profiles
  • Experience implementing and managing networking & storage for AVD
  • Experience creating managed pooled and personal VDI host pools
  • Experience managing access and security within Azure
  • Experience managing and maintaining software solutions/scripts to support automation of cloud configuration and administration
  • Takes initiative to keep skills up to date and maintain awareness of developments in the industry sector.

Skills we'd like:

  • Experience in designing, developing, and debugging scalable End User Computing Solutions
  • Proficient knowledge of Image creation/customization/upgrades
  • Involved in operations support at L2/L3 level
  • Proficient Knowledge of Windows Operating Systems
  • Understanding of Network (DNS, Firewall/proxy, Micro Segmentation). Storage Virtualizations
  • Conveys specific, observable, and/or measurable expectations for each assignment, and verifies understanding and agreement on deliverables and timeframes. Working closely with the customer and delivery teams to gather the necessary information, perform data analysis, design, and build the tools, create documentation, execute staffing activities, and develop other constructs to prepare to deliver the services.

Our client's ambition is to be a diverse and inclusive company where people are truly free to be themselves. They can thrive, achieve their personal goals and innovate without limitations. We welcome everyone to apply.

Family friendly, flexible working arrangements will be considered across all roles.

  • Attractive salary
  • 25 days of Annual leave + an option to purchase more through our Flexible Benefits
  • Flex benefits system - exciting opportunity to choose your own benefits
  • Retail discounts
  • Pension - matching contribution up to 10%
  • Private Medical Scheme
  • Life Assurance
  • Enrolment in our Share scheme - subject to scheme eligibility criteria
  • Unlimited opportunities to learn in our Training platforms

Company culture:
Our UK&I ambition is to be an inclusive, diverse and ethical employer of choice and for our employee experience to be truly best in class. We strive to create an environment in which difference and individuality is valued and celebrated in order to realise our employees' full potential. How we support every individual within the company - in the spirit of togetherness - is what truly makes this company a great and exciting place to work.

Next Steps:
If you believe that you are a good fit for this role, submit your CV now with a cover letter. We are more than happy to answer queries and help with your journey. This role is a great opportunity for an individual in this field of work who is ready to maximize their potential and reap the rewards that come with the Azure Virtual Desktop SME position.

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