||Necessary on this position: Azure - Excellent Solutions Architecture - Excellent Terraform - Excellent PowerShell - Excellent CI, CD Pipeline - Excellent Project description: The Team: A rapidly expanding highly skilled team of Microsoft Azure engineers, responsible for driving one of the largest cloud first initiatives in Financial Services. We deliver and operate Azure technologies that are secure-by-design on a global scale using the latest automation and tooling. Role Overview: You will own the Azure infrastructure technical customer engagements providing subject matter expertise including: architectural design sessions, specific implementation projects and/or pilots. The ideal candidate will have experience in customer facing roles and success leading deep technical architecture discussions with senior stakeholders, project and programme managers and DevOps teams to deliver secure and compliant cloud infrastructure solutions Key Accountabilities: Understand customers' overall functional and non-functional requirements, IT and business priorities and success measures to design implementation, Apply technical knowledge and customer insights to create a modernisation roadmap and architect solutions to meet business and IT needs, ensuring technical viability of new projects and successful deployments, orchestrating key resources and infusing key, infrastructure technologies (e.g. Windows and Linux IaaS, Container based solutions, Security, Management, Storage, Networking), Assess the Customers' knowledge of Azure platform and overall cloud readiness to support customers through a structured learning plan and ensure its delivery through partners, Ensure all relevant architecture governance, policy, and standards are met, Develop and promote the reuse of patterns, Assist the Operations team with any high priority technical incidents, Maintain and manage all customer facing information and knowledge bases for Platform Architecture, Solution Design and key design decisions, Provide Management reporting to ensure data driven discussions for continuous improvement, Gather requirements and provide continuous feedback loops between customer and Engineering teams.