Azure Platform Engineer

University of Leeds
February 06, 2023
Offerd Salary:£35,333 - £42,155
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Azure Platform Engineer

This role is available to current employees within the IT Services Team at the University of Leeds only.

Grade 7 (£35,333 - £42,155 p.a. depending on experience)

Interviews to be held on 13th February

This role will be based on the University of Leeds Campus with scope for hybrid working. We are open to discussing flexible working arrangements.

As an Azure Platform Engineer, you will play a part in helping drive forward development and implementation of policy and process standards, service offerings and strategic projects impacting across the University. You will help in the development of solutions for complex issues and problems.

You will utilise Azure and configuration management skills gained from a working knowledge of Azure administration roles to design, develop and maintain an Azure provisioning service that aligns to industry best practice, IT standards and regulatory compliance. As a member of the team you will be responsible for supporting, training, coaching and mentoring colleagues; you will be comfortable with ensuring alignment to the best approach to a problem and presenting this back to peers and stakeholders; building and owning the standards for the team. You will balance the requirements of projects and academic colleagues for specialist systems with the need to provide effective, efficient and secure IT.

If you thrive working in a complex and varied environment this is an exciting opportunity for you to make a real difference in a world class organisation.

What we offer in return

  • 26 days holiday plus approx.16 Bank Holidays/days that the University is closed by custom (including Christmas) – That's 42 days a year!
  • Generous pension scheme plus life assurance– the University contributes 21.6% of salary
  • Health and Wellbeing: Discounted staff membership options at The Edge, our state-of-the-art Campus gym, with a pool, sauna, climbing wall, cycle circuit, and sports halls.
  • Personal Development: Access to courses run by our Organisational Development & Professional Learning team, and self-development courses including languages, Creative Writing, Wellbeing Therapies and much more.
  • Access to on-site childcare, shopping discounts and travel schemes are also available.
  • And much more!

    To explore the post further or for any queries you may have, please contact:

    Mark Madeley, Cloud Lead - IT Services

    Email: [email protected]

    Location: Leeds - Main Campus

    Faculty/Service: IT School/Institute: DDO Category: Professional & Managerial Grade: Grade 7 Salary: £35,333 to £42,155 p.a. Working Time: 1.0 FTE Post Type: Full Time Contract Type: Ongoing Release Date: Monday 23 January 2023 Closing Date: Monday 06 February 2023 Interview Date: To be confirmed Reference: ITDDO1010 Downloads: Candidate Brief

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