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    Senior Systems Engineer

    Location: London (Hybrid)

    Salary: £60,000 - £75,000

    Contract Type: Permanent

    Job Description:

    I am working with a global Insurance client who are seeking a highly skilled and motivated Senior Systems Engineer with extensive experience in Azure, proficiency in Terraform, a proven track record of successful on-premises to Azure migrations, and a solid grasp of on-premises systems. Join their dynamic IT team and take a lead role in designing, implementing, and maintaining our systems architecture, ensuring optimal performance, reliability, and security.

    Key Responsibilities:

    • Design, implement, and manage Azure-based solutions using Terraform, with a focus on on-premises to Azure migrations.
    • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to understand business requirements and translate them into effective and scalable system solutions.
    • Lead and execute on-premises infrastructure migrations to Azure, ensuring seamless transition and minimal downtime.
    • Apply a strong understanding of on-premises systems to enhance integration and compatibility with Azure solutions.
    • Conduct system performance evaluations and implement optimizations to enhance overall efficiency.
    • Provide technical expertise and support for troubleshooting and issue resolution during migration processes.
    • Develop and maintain documentation for system configurations, processes, and migration procedures.
    • Stay abreast of industry trends and best practices to continuously improve our systems infrastructure.


    • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or related field.
    • Minimum of 4 years of experience as a Systems Engineer, with a focus on Azure, proficiency in Terraform, successful on-premises to Azure migrations, and a strong grasp of on-premises systems.
    • Proven expertise in designing and implementing Azure solutions, including Azure Virtual Machines, Azure Active Directory, and Azure Networking.
    • Solid understanding of on-premises systems and their integration with cloud solutions.
    • Strong understanding of cloud security best practices and experience implementing security measures within Azure environments.
    • Experience with scripting and automation tools, particularly Terraform, PowerShell, Azure CLI, etc.
    • Solid understanding of networking principles and protocols.
    • Excellent problem-solving and analytical skills.
    • Relevant certifications such as Microsoft Certified: Azure Solutions Architect Expert or equivalent are a plus.
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