Azure Site Recovery Engineer

Posted: 5 months ago

Job Title: Azure Site Recovery Engineer
Job Location: Herndon, VA
Duration: 3+ Months Contract

Key Responsibilities
The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

The Azure Systems Engineer is primarily responsible for:
Completes designated projects for customers through direct support, team collaboration, and / or vendor support resources
Establishes trusted advisor relationships with customers by providing current best practices recommendations and future-state recommendations throughout the delivery process
Supplies customers with well-documented technical information and diagrams of completed project configurations
Collaborates with service delivery teams to develop standardized delivery methods, practices, policies, documentation, and recommendations
Collaborates with sales team to evaluate solution proposals, validate statements of work, and review pricing based on established levels of effort
Demonstrates advanced knowledge of Microsoft Azure Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) offerings and basic knowledge of Microsoft Azure Platform as a Service (PaaS) offerings
Maintains professionalism through interactions with customers and colleagues
Maintains understanding of current and future technology trends through continuous education

We are seeking candidates with the following experience and skills
Minimum of 7 years of progressive experience in IT infrastructure solutions
Minimum of 5 years of experience in infrastructure and support services
Minimum of 2 years of experience deploying cloud-based infrastructure solutions
Administration of Microsoft Office 365 Licenses and User Accounts
Deployment of Azure Active Directory with on-premise Active Directory integration
Integration of network-to-network connectivity with Azure Virtual Network Gateways, ExpressRoute, and vendor-specific VPN appliances
Deployment of Azure networking, load balancing, and security technologies
Deployment of storage services on Microsoft Azure
Deployment of virtual machines on Microsoft Azure
Migration of existing infrastructure resources to Microsoft Azure
Implementation of locally-redundant and geographically-redundant solutions
Deployment of Azure Backup and Azure Site Recovery services
Understands Role Based Access Controls and Identity Access Management policies
Understands Mobile Device Management (MDM) and Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA) capabilities with Microsoft Azure / Office 365
Experience with network planning, design, and management
Experience with network security concepts and practices
Experience with virtualization technology ( Hyper-V, or XenServer)
Experience with Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2 and newer
Experience with deploying and administering Microsoft Active Directory
Experience with Microsoft SQL Server or equivalent relational database software
Experience with backup, disaster recovery, and business continuity planning