Technical (Cloud ) Architect

Job Title: Technical (Cloud ) Architect
Contract Type: Contract
Location: London, England
Salary: £600.00 - £620.00 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH29212_1642420254
Contact Name: Shaun Hunt
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 17, 2022 11:50

Job Description

Technical Architect (Azure). Digital Solutions, Central Government. Inside IR35 - 6 months. IMMEDIATE START

We are Talent Consulting. We design and build better, bolder and inclusive digital solutions for the Public Sector. We work in an agile, iterative way. We work with a wide range of Central Government clients across the UK designing and delivering Enterprise digital solutions.

We are looking for a Technical Architect for a pre discovery and discovery piece on a huge Government Digital programme.

Key responsibilities

  • Analyse, advise and build upon the security of current cloud solutions.
  • Create security policies alongside the Cloud architect on new architectural designs.
  • Produce detailed documentation to GDS standards, and present these to senior stakeholders
  • Assist in developing orchestration and automation solutions.
  • Troubleshoot network and infrastructure issues.
  • Develop solutions to mitigate security vulnerabilities
  • Communicate any security incidents with the team and necessary staff
  • Report on evaluations and recommendations for improvement

Experience required:

  • Strong working knowledge of Azure technologies (IaaS, SaaS, PaaS)
  • Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Active Directory, Active Directory Federation Services, and Multi-Factor Authentication technologies
  • Experience with virtualization technologies, network segmentation/network security hardening, disaster recovery, and business continuity process
  • Experience architecting solutions for high availability, design for scale and security
  • Experience architecting solutions leveraging Cloud technologies (Azure)
  • Infrastructure automation through DevOps scripting (E.g. PowerShell)
  • Experience with designing infrastructure for DevOps practices (CICD)
  • Experience providing infrastructure migration methodologies and techniques to support application and data movements to multi-cloud topologies (Azure)

If you have experience of working in Central Government or Public Sector environments, or have worked to GDS standards, this would be highly desirable although not essential.