Job title: Cloud Engineer
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Industry: Financial Services
Expertise: Information Technology
Location: Toronto, Canada
Job published: 2022-06-20
Job ID: 58942

Job Description


The Client:

Our client is a leading Canadian asset management firm! They oversee more than $170 billion in assets, delivering customized solutions across public and private markets in North America, Europe, and Asia.


Position Overview:

Do you love the cloud? If YES, then lets talks, because our client is looking for a Cloud Engineer specializing in Azure to join the team in Toronto. You will will translate business requirements into secure, scalable, and reliable cloud solutions while providing guidance to the server team to install, administer, support and optimize the cloud infrastructure solution and related components. The Azure specialist ensures the availability of client/server applications, configuring all new implementations, and developing processes and procedures for ongoing management of the hybrid cloud environment.


What you will achieve in this role:

  • Assess, architect, design, implement and troubleshoot complex enterprise solutions around Microsoft public, private, and hybrid cloud, within governance and security frameworks
  • Be knowledgeable in Microsoft Azure Platform as a service (PaaS), Infrastructure as a service (IaaS), Software as a Service (SaaS), Azure AD, and other Azure service offerings. No, you dont need to be an expert in all aspects of Azure, but have a proven methodology based on research and experimentation to design, implement optimum solutions using the services offered by Azure.


  • Troubleshoot moderate to complex issues across the breadth of the Azure solution
  • Stay current on Azure and M365 features, capabilities and services.
  • Provide guidance to server team on supported Azure technologies
  • Works with the team to implement, manage and support Azure related virtual infrastructure.
  • Works with the team to ensure stable operation, availability, reliability and service ability of server infrastructure.
  • Analyzes and resolves end user application and connectivity issues in a timely manner.
  • Participates in capacity planning and performance monitoring and tuning.
  • Implements and supports availability, reliability, performance, monitoring, backup, security and disaster recovery plans
  • Provides after hours escalation support (in the rare case of a technical emergency)
  • Assesses need for any system reconfigurations (minor or significant) and executes them if required.
  • Administers and maintains end user accounts, permissions, and access rights, as needed.


What you must bring to this role:

  • 3+ experience working with Azure.
  • 4+ years server experience in an enterprise environment
  • IT-relateded certificate or diploma or degree
  • Use of Azure DevOps tool. Developers use .NET code
  • Experience with Azure Governance, Blueprint and Policy.
  • Experience with Cloud Identity Services such as SAML, B2B and B2C
  • Experience with implementing and monitoring Azure Infrastructure
  • Experience implementing security solution and solution for apps in Azure
  • Experience in designing and implementing strategies for collaboration, code, infrastructure, source control, security, compliance, continuous integration, testing, delivery, monitoring, and feedback.
  • MySQL database system
  • A solid understanding of Active Directory, DNS and DHCP.
  • Experience in planning, implementing, and maintaining Azure networking solutions, including hybrid networking, connectivity, routing, security, and private access to Azure services.
  • Subject matter expertise in implementing Azure security controls that protect identity, access, data, applications, and networks in cloud and hybrid environments as part of an end-to-end infrastructure.
  • Additional knowledge of system center product suite and Log Analytics is considered an asset
  • Proven analytical and problem-solving abilities.

Only Qualified Candidates will be Contacted