Microsoft Azure Engineering is hiring to build the management, logging, audit control plane as a reference architecture for our enterprise cloud customers. IT organizations must balance governance with developer agility. Azure Virtual Datacenter provides a model to achieve this balance with an emphasis on governance and automation of infrastructure deployment. This role is focused on building a scalable set of tools to help customers manage applications and infrastructure in Azure. We are looking for some strong individuals with high customer empathy, good technical skills, and a passion for delivering a quality experience to our customers.
We are looking for someone who is passionate about:
Developing an Azure reference architecture for provisioning and monitoring applications and infrastructure.
Engaging with customers IT operations teams to identify proven system management practices.
Soliciting feedback from Enterprise customers and influencing future planning of the Azure platform.
This role is based in Redmond, WA. The ideal candidates will have some experience with Azure or AWS. Limited travel may be required.
5+ years of platform operations and automation
Strong, demonstrable problems solving skills
Experience in IT systems design including operations management, logging, and audit reporting.
Infrastructure automation including PowerShell, Python, Azure CLI V2, Azure Resource Management, audit logging and reporting.
Self-directedness, team player, individual accountability.
Experience with Azure or AWS preferred.
Microsoft is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, family or medical care leave, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, national origin, physical or mental disability, political affiliation, protected veteran status, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws, regulations and ordinances. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements. If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application or the recruiting process, please send a request via the Accommodation request form.
Build telemetry & diagnostics solutions for monitoring scenarios and dependent services
Building an in-depth understanding of customers' expectations, using telemetry, feedback, and market perceptions.
Work with Product Teams to drive actionable feedback (experiences, gaps, bugs, reliability)
Identify key adoption and implementation blockers
Quickly adapt and ramp on new service offerings and OSS components required for customer scenarios
Implement reference solutions based on real world customer scenarios including well-known workloads such as financial, healthcare and other high value applications in the Cloud.